Welcome to the land of abundance – the city of Chengdu! Once you arrive at the Shuangliu International Airport, you then will encounter many famous attractions along the journey. Before you start your trip, we’d like to provide you the Chengdu Airport Metro travel tips and high speed train travel guide.
Metro Lines Setting Off from Chengdu Shuangliu Airport
Metro line 10 connects Chengdu and Shuangliu Airport! Located around 16 km southwest of downtown Chengdu, Shuangliu International Airport is an important transportation hub of western China. Basically, there’re 2 terminals in Shuangliu international airport. Terminal 1 is for international arrival: International (Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan) Flights, Sichuan Airlines. Then, the terminal 2 is for domestic flights except for Sichuan airlines.
For foreign travelers, upon your arrival at Terminal 1, you can directly take taxi to your accommodation. It costs about RMB 60 to the center of Chengdu. However, with the fast development of Chengdu metro lines, you can also take advantage of public transportation. Here, we’ll give you more details about Chengdu Airport Metro Tip.
Basically, now there’re 6 metro lines under operation. If you book accommodation right in the downtown Chengdu. You’ go with the fastest route: Get on the stop of Terminal 2 of Shuangliu International Airport (Chengdu Metro Line 10) – Transfer at Taipingyuan (final stop of Line 10 & also in the Line 3) – Get off at Chunxi Road (Line 3). Thus, you’ll get to the center of Chengdu.
- 1 : Shengxian Lake – Guangdu
- 2: Xipu – Longquanyi
- 3: Taipingyuan – Military General Hospital
- 4: Xihe – Wansheng
- 7 (Circle Line): North Railway Station – West 2nd Road of North Railway Station
- 10: Taipingyuan – Terminal 2 of Shuangliu International Airport
Learn more about Chengdu metro here!
Bullet Train Depart form the Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport
Bullet train in China is also called High-speed train. Passengers can take CRH train at Shuangliu Airport Railway Station (-1F of Terminal 2) to Chengdu South(Nan) Railway Station and Chengdu East(Dong) Railway Station, single tickets are about ￥11. In addition, the bullet train have stops at Leshan and Emeishan railway station. Thus, if you’re planning to travel around Chengdu, it’s quite convenient to take the bullet train. The popular attractions along the way include Mt. Emei, Leshan Buddha, Mt. Qingcheng, Dujiangyan, etc. So, have a quick look at our day tours in Chengdu. Not only can you experience the authentic local city life, but also enjoy the surrounding natural scenery in Chengdu suburban area. Above all, we hope this Chengdu Airport Metro Tip would be helpful!
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