Nanjing Lukou International Airport(NKG) Guides

Nanjing Lukou International Airport(IATA: NKG, Chinese Name: 南京禄口国际机场) is located 38km south of Nanjing city centre. It was operated on July 01 1997. The extension was finished and Terminal 2 was opened in 2014. Terminal 1 was rebulit in 2014 and reopened in July 2020.

Nanjing Lukou International Airport covers 425,000 square meters, and has two 3600 metres runways. There are two terminals at Nanjing Lukou International Airport: terminal 1 and terminal 2. Terminal 2 is located 500 metres south of Terminal 1. As the 11th busiest airport in China, it handled 30,582,000 passengers in 2019.

It can be reached by metro S1 line , taxi, and airport bus.

Terminal 2, Nanjing Lukou international Airport, NKG Airport

Terminal 1, Nanjing Lukou international Airport, NKG Airport

Nanjing Lukou airport is an international civil airport with flights to more than 135 domestic and 23 international destinations.

Terminal 1 mainly serves domestic flights. International airlines are included ROYAL DUTCH AIRLINES, Qantas Airways, UNITED AIRLINES, AIR ASIA, SINGAPORE AIRLINES, CATHAY PACIFIC, ALL NIPPON AIRWAYS,etc.

Terminal 2 serves part of China domestic flights, and all international flights which are included

Departures at Nanjing Lukou international Airport, NKG Airport

[Important]Travel restrictions of COVID-19

All overseas arrivals are required to take a nucleic acid test and being quarantined in designated facilities for 14 days. Travelers are expected to cover the costs of the quarantine.

And China suspended the entry into China by foreign nationals holding valid visas or residence permits since Mar 28 2020. And 144-HOUR VISA-FREE TRANSIT also is unavailable.

But entry with diplomatic, service, courtesy or C visas are not affected. And if you got a new Chinese Visa after Mar 28 2020, you also can enter China.

Effective from 28th September 2020 (12AM), foreign nationals holding valid Chinese residence permits for work, personal matters and reunion are allowed to enter China with no need to apply for new visas. If the above three categories of residence permits held by foreign nationals are expired after 12 a.m of 28 March 2020, the holders may apply for relevant visas by presenting the expired residence permits and relevant materials to the Chinese embassies or consulates on the condition that the purpose of the holders' visit to China remains unchanged.

Location and Map

Address: Loukou Town, Jiangning District, Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, China

Nanjing Lukou International Airport (NKG) is located 38km south of the downtown of Nanjing, 32km south of Nanjing South Railway Station, 46km south of Nanjing Railway Station.

Nanjing Lukou International Airport map, map of NKG Airport

FAQs of Nanjing Lukou Airport

1. How far is Nanjing Lukou Airport from downtown of Nanjing?

Nanjing Lukou Airport is located 37km south of downtown of Nanjing

2. How far is Nanjing Lukou Airport from Nanjing South Railway Station?

Nanjing Lukou Airport is located 33km south of Nanjing South Railway Station.

3. How far is Nanjing Lukou Airport from Nanjing Railway Station?

Nanjing Lukou Airport is located 46km southeast of Nanjing Railway Station.

4. How to get to Nanjing Lukou Airport by metro, bus or taxi?

Nanjing Lukou Airport can be reached by metro S1 line , taxi, and airport bus. Metro S1 line is mostly recommended.

5. How many terminals are there at Nanjing Lukou Airport?

Nanjing Lukou Airport now has two terminals: Terminal 1, Terminal 2.

6. When do I need to arrive at the airport before the departure?

Allow yourself plenty of time, at least 2 hours to queue up for security checks and boarding.

7. Are there any foods at Nanjing Lukou Airport?

There are many options foods and restaurants, including Chinese foods, Western foods, Fast foods, Halal food, noodles, Nanjing local foods, KFC, McDonald's and Starbucks. Get details

8. Are there any hourly lounges or hotels at Nanjing Lukou Airport?

There are one five stars hotel:Pullman Nanjing Lukou Airpor, and some First class/Business lounges. Get details

9. What is and how to get 144-HOUR VISA-FREE TRANSIT at Nanjing Lukou Airport?

144-HOUR VISA-FREE TRANSIT is a policy that allows citizens from 53 countries who hold valid international travel documents, and a passenger ticket for connecting travel to a third country (region) with confirmed seats and a departure time within 144 hours, to travel in Nanjing without a visa for six days. Get details

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