Jiuzhaigou Airport Location

Jiuzhaigou Airport is located in Songpan County of the Aba Autonomous Prefecture, northern Sichuan Province (Latitude: 32.8533333 Longitude: 103.6822222). With an altitude of 3,400 meters (11,155 feet), it is the third highest airport at altitude in the world (after Qamdo Airport and Lhasa Gongga Airport.)

  • 88 kilometers (55 miles) from Jiuzhaigou Valley
  • 53 kilometers (about 33 miles) from Huanglong Scenic and Historic Area
  • 344km from Chengdu by driving
  • 240km from Chengdu by flight
Jiuzhaigou Airport Map JIuzhaigou Airport Location

Jiuzhaigou Flights - Air Routes to/off Jiuzhaigou Airport

So far, there are 12 Air Companies operating flights to/off Jiuzhaigou Huanglong Airport, including Air China, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, Chongqing Airlines, Hainan Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, West Airlines, Chengdu Airlines, Xiangpeng Airlines, etc. Currently, 14 cities in China can be connected with Jiuzhai Huanglong Airport, including Chengdu, Chongqing, Xian, Beijing, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Guangzhou, Zhengzhou, Wuhan, Nanjing, Changsha, Kunming, Zhangjiajie, Mianyang, etc.

  • Air China(Chengdu, Chongqing, Beijing, Guangzhou, Shanghai)
  • China Eastern Airlines(Chengdu, Xian, Shanghai, Changsha, Nanjing)
  • China Southern Airlines(Chongqing, Guangzhou)
  • Sichuan Airlines(Chengdu, Chongqing, Xian, Hangzhou)
  • Chongqing Airlines(Chongqing)
  • Hainan Airlines(Chengdu)
  • West Airlines(Chongqing, Zhengzhou)
  • Chengdu Airlines(Chengdu)
  • Pengxiang Airlines(Chengdu, Wuhan)

3 Days Classic Jiuzhaigou Tour by Flight

4 Days Jiuzhaigou & Huanglong Tour

Important Notice:

Chengdu is most popular gateway city for flights to Jiuzhai Huanglong Airport with more than 8 available from early morning to later afternoon. Chongqing and Xian come after Chengdu with usually about 2 ~ 4 available schedules. Beijing and Guangzhou each has one schedule to Jiuzhaigou. Check bellow table:

Most popular flights to Jiuzhaigou & Timetable
Route Flight No. Depart at Arrive at Duration
Chengdu - Jiuzhaigou MU5851 11:35 12:45 1 hr 10 mins
Chengdu - Jiuzhaigou HU7613 12:05 13:00 55 mins
Chengdu - Jiuzhaigou 3U8607 13:40 14:40 1 hr
Chengdu - Jiuzhaigou CA4483 13:50 14:50 1 hr
Chengdu - Jiuzhaigou MU5863 16:20 17:20 1 hr 10 mins
Chengdu - Jiuzhaigou CA4487 18:30 19:40 1 hr 10 mins
Chengdu - Jiuzhaigou 3U8605 22:00 23:00 1 hr
Chengdu - Jiuzhaigou 8L9601 06:25 07:25 1 hr
Xian - Jiuzhaigou MU2383 06:50 08:15 1 hr 25 mins
Xian - Jiuzhaigou MU2367 08:45 10:10 1 hr 25 mins
Xian - Jiuzhaigou 3U8613 14:40 16:05 1 hr 25 mins
Xian - Jiuzhaigou 3U8635 20:20 21:45 1 hr 25 mins
Chongqing - Jiuzhaigou CA4397 07:00 08:20 1 hr 20 mins
Chongqing - Jiuzhaigou CZ8181 12:20 13:45 1 hr 25 mins
Chongqing - Jiuzhaigou CZ8183 20:25 21:50 1 hr 25 mins
Beijing - Jiuzhaigou CA4122 17:05 20:00 2 hr 55 mins
Guangzhou - Jiuzhaigou CA4394 08:30 11:15 2 hrs 45 mins

How to travel Jiuzhaigou with other hot destinations in China?

You can start your trip from Beijing where you can spend two or three days to visit Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace, Great Wall, Hutong… then take a high speed train to Xian where you can stay about 2 days and visit Terracotta Warriors, Ancient City Wall, Bell Tower…after that take a flight head to Jiuzhaigou and lastly fly to Chengdu, or go to Chongqing to take a relaxing Yangtze River Cruise.

Travel Jiuzhaigou and Huanglong by Flight in shoulder season

From middle November to April is the shoulder season for Jiuzhaigou tourism during which the prices for flights and hotels is much lower than the peak season from June to October with discounts about 50%. But many air routes are closed in the winter, and only Chengdu and Chongqing operate several flights to/off Jiuzhaigou.

Transfer between Airport and Huanglong National Park and Jiuzhaigou Valley

By Airport Shuttle Bus
Route One Way Round Trip Duration
Airport – Huanglong CNY 22 CNY 40 53km (1 hour)
Airport – Huanglong – Jiuzhaigou CNY 45 CNY 80 88km/2 hour

Car Rental (Sharing)

There are some mini buses travelers can use as transfer to Huanglong and Jiuzhaigou. The price for renting a car to Huanglong is generally CNY 180, and CNY 200 to Jiuzhaigou. A full trip from airport – Huanglong – Jiuzhaigou costs about 700. The drive will stop at Huanglong for your visit, and then keep driving to Jiuzhaigou.

Private Transfer Arranged by China Discovery

We offer quick and confortable transfer service for our customers who have booked tour packages with us, including transfer from the airport to hotels, attractions, and airport dropping off

Recommended Jiuzhaigou Tours

Top 3 Jiuzhaigou tours chosen by most customers to explore Jiuzhaigou in the best way. Check the detailed itinerary, or tailor your own trip now with us.

Huanglong Five-Color Ponds
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Chengdu / Huanglong / Jiuzhaigou

Jiuzhaigou Green Lakes
5 Days Classic Chengdu & Jiuzhaigou Tour

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Jiuzhaigou waterfall
4 Days Classic Jiuzhaigou Tour from Chengdu

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