Airport Shantou

Airport Shantou

Shantou Waisha Airport is an important regional airport in the People's Republic of China.

Regular scheduled flights within China serve Chengdu, Nanjing, Guangzhou, Shanghai-Hongqiao or the capital Beijing; international fliights operate to regularly Bangkok or Singapore.
  • URL: Shantou (SWA)
  • Time zone: GMT 8
  • Service telephone: +86 20 360 669-993
  • Address: Shantou Waisha Airport, Airport Road, Guangzhou City, Provinz Guangdong, Nr. 282, PR China
  • Operating company: Shantou Airport Limited/ Guangdong Airport Managment Corp.
  • Parking: Yes, paid short and long-term parking.
  • Nearby cities: Chenghai (4 km), Anbu (9 km), Shantou (11 km), Chaozhou (29 km), Haimen (30 km), Huanggang (37 km), Rongcheng (42 km), Liusha (62 km), Huicheng (65 km), Jiazi (93 km)
  • Directions by car: The airport is near highway G15 (Shenhai Expressway), about 15 km or 8 miles north east of Shantou.
  • Flight distribution on the days of the week: Monday (14.27%), Tuesday (13.17%), Wednesday (15.30%), Thursday (14.17%), Friday (14.70%), Saturday (13.92%), Sunday (14.47%)
  • Alternative spelling: Sán Đầu, Шаньтоу, Шантоу, שנטאו, شانتو, ซัวเถา, 汕头市, 汕头外砂机场, 汕頭, 汕頭市, शान्ताउ, 산터우

Most popular destinations from Shantou (Flights per week )


Top airlines (percentage of departures and arrivals)

  1. China Southern Airlines (441, 21,93 %)
  2. China Eastern Airlines (354, 17,60 %)
  3. Spring Airlines (172, 8,55 %)
  4. Tianjin Airlines (106, 5,27 %)
  5. Air Niugini (97, 4,82 %)
  6. Xiamen Airlines (80, 3,98 %)
  7. Sichuan Airlines (61, 3,03 %)
  8. Lucky Air (48, 2,39 %)
  9. Air China (39, 1,94 %)
  10. China West Air (38, 1,89 %)
  11. other (28.6 %)

Location
The airport is located about 15 km or 9 mles north west of downtown near the Shenhai Expressway (G15).