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Shanghai Pudong Airport

Pudong International Airport is situated at the eastern edge of Pudong district at around thirty-km from Shanghai’s downtown area and about forty-km from Hongqiao International Airport and covers more than 15.4 sq miles of area. It is the most important and famous airports of China. The airport provides services to 73 international areas and 62 domestic cities. The airport consists of 2 passenger terminals which are connected by 2 parallel runways and it is the 3rd-busient airport of China. Apart from passenger services, it also serves as a major hub for air-freights.

International arrival procedures: Quarantine - Immigration - Luggage Reclaim - Customs - Enter greeting hall


International departure procedures: Checkin - Luggage Delivery - Getting Boarding Card - Quarantine - Customs - Immigration - Security Check - Waiting and Boarding


International Flight transfer Counter: In the West of Arrival Hall in Second Floor of Terminal (near the Hourly Hotel)
Domestic Flight transfer Counter: in the West of Arrival Hall in Second Floor of Terminal (near the Hourly Hotel)
Transfer Area In the middle of the terminal concourse in Second Floor (near the Hourly Hotel)


Maybe the cheapest restaurant in the airport is KFC, Which situated at the interface channel of the two terminals.


If you take a taxi from the airport to the downtown area, be sure to ask what the fare will be. The driver should charge you by the meter which usually is about 150 to 200 RMB.

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