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.)
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.
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:
|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|
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.
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.
|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|
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.
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