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Get in Guilin by air

Guilin city is located in south of China, Flying is the most convenient way to arrive in and depart from Guilin. Guilin has an international airport with connections most major domestic cities and even Hong Kong, Macau, Japan, Korea, Thailand and other European countries.

From Asia countries
Those from Asian countries such as Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Japan, Korea( there are some non-stop flights from Japan and Korea to Guilin) you can take flights to Guangzhou, then take transmit flights from Guangzhou to Guilin (only 45 minutes). There are many flights from Guangzhou to Guilin each day.

From Thailand to Guilin: There are now regular non-stop flights from Bangkok to Guilin with Bangkok air. The flights depart on Wednesday, Friday and Sundays. The flight number is PG618 departing at 13:10 and arriving at 16:50.

From Australia or New Zealand
You can take flight to Hong Kong, Shanghai or Guangzhou first then take transmitting flight to Guilin. The latest flight from Shanghai to Guilin is about 16:30 PM. The latest flight from Guangzhou to Guilin is about 21:30 PM.

From European and American countries You can take flight to Shanghai,Beijing or Hong Kong first, then take transmitting flights to Guilin. Usually you can have much better rates for airfare if you book round way tickets to Hong Kong for coming & leaving mainland China.

It is always convenient coming from Hong Kong and there are two flights from Hong Kong to Guilin everyday. You can book the tickets easily from all over the world. It takes you about one hour to get to Guilin.

Flights from Hong Kong to Guilin
Flight KA700 departs at 18:45 and arrives at 20:10. This flight is operated by Dragon Air. Flight CZ2302 departs at 20: 10 and arrives at 21:10. This flight is operated by China Southern Airline.

Flights from Shenzhen to Guilin
You can buy tickets of flight and ferry from agents of Hong Kong, then take ferry from Hong Kong to Shenzhen Fuyong Port, the shuttle will take you to the Shenzhen airport. The flights is much cheaper than flights from Hong Kong to Guilin.

Flight Schedule from Shenzhen to Guilin
Flight Number: CZ 3240 Departing Time: 10:10 Arrival Time: 11:10
Flight Number: CZ 3240 Departing Time: 14:15 Arrival Time: 15:15
Flight Number: CZ 3951 Departing Time: 19:15 Arrival Time: 20:15
Flight Number: ZH 9837 Departing Time: 20:20 Arrival Time: 21:20
Flight Number: CZ 3963 Departing Time: 20:50 Arrival Time: 21:55
Flight Number: ZH 9957 Departing Time: 21:00 Arrival Time: 22:00

Guilin Liangjiang International Airport
Guilin Liangjiang International Airport is about 28 kilometers (about 17.4 miles) from the city center. About 50 airlines connect Guilin with domestic cities as well as foreign countries such as Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, etc. In particular, airlines schedule several flights daily to and from major cities in China like Beijing, Chongqing, Guangzhou, Guiyang, Haikou, Hangzhou, Hong Kong, Kunming, Macau, Nanjing, Nanning, Qingdao, Sanya, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Taiyuan, Wuhan, Xian, Zhengzhou, Dalian, Shantou, Chengdu, Lanzhou, Tianjin, Jinan, Wenzhou, Changsha, Fuzhou, and Zhuhai.

The airport shuttle bus runs between the airport and the Civil Aviation Mansion located at No.18 Shanghai Road and the bus fare is about CNY30. The airport shuttle bus leaves for the city center following the flight arrivals. In the city center the airport shuttle bus leaves for the airport every 30 minutes from 06:30 to 20:00. Remember to take the bus two hours before your fight. It costs about CNY120 for taking taxi.