Hong Kong International Airport Chek Lap Kok. Official site.
Location. Hong Kong International Airport Chek Lap Kok was launched in the summer month of July 1998 years. The new airport has successfully replaced the existing Kowloon him with outdated technology and inconvenient location. The name of your Chek Lap Kok borrowed from the island on which was built. It is noteworthy that during the construction of the airport had to take away from the sea about 10 square kilometers, in connection with which he has changed a bit the relief of the island.
Description of terminals. The total area of the airport is 710 thousand square meters and includes 2 terminal. The first terminal area of 570 thousand square meters, has a reception desk, loading zone, a shopping center and the international airport passenger corridor with access to land. In the same terminal is located an escalator for pedestrians 3 kilometers long and unmanned transportation. The second terminal is much smaller than the first.
Its area is just 140 thousand square meters. Most of the space in the terminal number 2 takes an active and entertaining pavilion «Sky Plaza», has a huge number of restaurants, lounges, air mall, cinema 4D calculated on 360 seats and the size of the screen which is one of the largest 4D-cinema in Asia.
But the most favorite among all razvlekalok pavilion occupies a unique of its kind in the gym "I-Sports", offering a bored waiting for the flight simulators for the tourists a lot of different kind of sports, from football to racing and skiing. In addition to entertainment features, the terminal № 2 provides passengers and tour groups for the delivery of services in mainland China and local hotels in cars.
How to get to the city. To get from the airport to the city can use the services of train, bus or taxi. For these purposes it was built cars highway and railroad in 34 kilometer length, as well as tunnels and bridges. The movement of the train will be more expensive than the bus, but also much faster.
While on the other hand, the bus station can be close to your hotel. In this case, get on the bus will be more convenient. Taxis or minibuses for hire, if you are traveling with a group or a group of friends. By the way, the trip did not come out to be too expensive, you can use the services of private cabs operating illegally.
Five-star airport. International Airport Chek Lap Kok has been repeatedly recognized as the best in the world, and consulting company Skytrax rated it as a five-star airport. An important role in this respect, play and rave reviews from those who were lucky enough to go there at least once.
Basic data Airport Hong Kong:
- Airport Country: China.
- Hong Kong International Airport.
- GMT time zone (summer / winter): + 8 / + 8.
- Latitude geographical 22.31, 113.91 geographical longitude.
- Number of Terminals: 2.
Hong Kong (Hong Kong International Airport). Official site: http://www.hongkongairport.com
The main airport codes:
- IATA airport code: HKG.
- ICAO airport code: VHHH.
- The mailing address of the airport: AirportAuthority HongKong, HKIATower, 1 SkyPlaza Road, HongKong, InternationalAirport, Lantau, HongKong.
- City Airport Help Phone: + 85221818888.
- Airport Fax: + 85228240717.
- E. mail Airport: email@example.com.
- Base airport are airlines:Dragonair (Dragoneyr),Cathay Pacific (Cathay Pacific),Hong Kong Airlines (Hong Kong Airlines),Hong Kong Express Airways (Hong Kong Express Airways).
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