Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport

Written by Ruru Zhou Updated Sep. 1, 2021

Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport is located on the south bank of the Qiantang River in Xiaoshan District. It is 27 km (17 mi) from downtown Hangzhou. Xiaoshan Airport has domestic flights from and to more than 110 cities in China. There are regular international flights from and to more than 40 nations and regions.

Plan your travel to Hangzhou Airport using the helpful information we have provided below, which covers flights to Hangzhou, transport, amenities and services, and so on.


Flights to Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport

As one of the 10 busiest airports in China, Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport has flights connecting destinations throughout China as well as several countries all over the world.

As of 2017, Hangzhou Airport operated 62 airlines, including 31 domestic airlines, 6 regional airlines, and 25 international airlines, connecting 162 traffic sites, including 113 mainland sites, 6 regional sites, and 43 international sites.

Towards the end of December 2019, the airport announced a milestone — the arrival of 40 million passengers through 2019.

Domestic Flights to Hangzhou

There are many daily direct flights between Hangzhou and domestic cities like Beijing, Guangzhou, Hong Kong, Chengdu, Shenzhen, Xi‘an, Macau, and Qingdao.


Book your flight tickets from/to Hangzhou Xiaoshan Airport.

International Flights to Hangzhou

There are regular flights between Hangzhou and cities like Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Sydney, Seoul, Los Angeles, and Dubai.


Hangzhou Airport Transportation

The most convenient and hassle-free way to travel from Hangzhou Airport to the urban area is to take a private transfer with us. A private driver and a guide who speaks your language will meet you at the gate. If this does not work for you, we also recommend taking the shuttle bus or taxi. While there is no airport metro as of now, three lines are under construction, the anticipated completion date of which is June 2020.

Shuttle Buses

Airport shuttle buses cover more than 10 routes from the airport to Hangzhou city center and over 20 routes to the cities nearby. The waiting room is located at Gate 8 of the arrival hall, and the bus starts after it is full.

Here are some popular lines for your reference:


You can opt to take a taxi from the airport to the downtown area. The waiting area is outside the arrival hall of T3. It is a 40–50-minute ride to Wulin Square (downtown Hangzhou) at around ~CN¥142 (US$20) one way. If you wish to go to Hangzhou East Railway Station, it takes around 40 minutes and costs about ~CN¥106 (US$15) per ride.

Amenities and Services

Hangzhou Airport

Taking passengers' convenience into consideration, Hangzhou Airport provides plentiful services and facilities such as WiFi, lounges, restaurants, airport hotels, free drinking water, foreign currency exchange, ATMs, luggage storage, etc.

The Airport Hotel at Konggang Avenue, Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport, provides free shuttle buses to travel to and from the hotel and the terminal (a mere 5-minute journey). Zhejiang Travel Hotel in Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport (close to No. 1 Road) provides a free shuttle bus service as well, which also takes around 5 mins.

Useful Tips about Hangzhou Airport

Exploring Hangzhou with China Travel

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Hangzhou is famous for the West Lake, local Longjing tea, the historical Lingyin Temple, and Alibaba‘s headquarters.

If you are planning a tour of Hangzhou, get in touch with us to explore the old and new parts of this city accompanied by a guide and private driver. See our most popular Hangzhou tours below for inspiration:

Alternatively, contact us and we will tailor-make a unique Hangzhou tour for you. We look forward to serving you!


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