Having a long transit in Kunming Airport? Or is your arrival time in the middle of the night? In case you have no problem with the cold, the seats and long benches in Starbucks can be used for free. If you wish for a more comfortable environment, you can enter the airport lounge, regardless of your service class is. All you need is the entry pass or register for a membership program. Another alternative is staying in the mini sleeping cabin where there are some sleeping pods provided one level up from the Arrivals area.
To have better comfort and privacy, you can book a hotel room. Here are some recommendations that also provide airport shuttle service for free:
• Kunming Tengda Hotel
This hotel is located in the Guandu district. They have very good stuff which will pick and drop travelers from the airport at no cost.
• Nissi Holiday Hotel
In the center of Panlong District, this hotel has free Wi-Fi in all areas. Beichen Subway Station can be reached with only a 5-minute walk from the hotel. The friendly staff and good location will help you relax after the long flight.
• Zhao Xiang Ju Boutique Hotel Changshui Branch
It takes only 10 minutes to reach this hotel from the airport. They have unique and creative abodes with free WiFi in all areas.
• Huanle Guesthouse
Located 1km from the airport or 15 miles from World Horti-Expo Garden, this nice guesthouse has their garden, a terrace, air-conditioned accommodations, and a patio. Guests can also take advantage of free WiFi.
• Borrman Hotel – Hotel Kunming International Airport Branch
If you can’t wait to have some exercise during your trip, this hotel has a fitness center. Situated about 9.2km from the airport, they have a free shuttle service that will take you to and from the airport. It means you do not have to walk or get scammed with the fake taxi drivers who usually charge the passengers with the expensive charges.
• Dachanghang Hotel
This hotel is located near the airport, about 10-minutes with the free shuttle service. They have a garden, lounge, restaurant, 24-hour front desk, and a shared kitchen. WiFi internet connection is also available for free.
Kunming is also known as the City of Eternal Spring because of its pleasant climate all year round. The world-famous Stone Forest is its best attraction to not miss. Take time to move around the city and the surrounding areas, rather than just wait for the next flight in the hotel. There are some transportation options to get from Kunming Changsui Airport and back, i.e. Subway, bus, and taxi. The cheapest way is taking the Line 6 subway and Line 3 subway. But if you want to reach the destination fast and do not worry about the fare, you should take a taxi.
Do you know that passengers from 53 qualified countries can take advantage of the 144-hour visa-free transit program? You can leave the airport during the layover before heading to the third country.
There is one thing to remember. You have to keep checking your arrival and departure time. Book the tickets only on Airpaz.com for reasonable prices, easy booking, and payment. Make sure to download the Airpaz application as well to get real-time notifications.