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  Terminal 1 (T1) Terminal 2 (T2)
Location Terminal 2 (T2) is adjacent to the existing Terminal 1 (T1)
Floor area 570,000 m2 140,000 m2
Passenger check-in counters 321 56
(can be expanded to 112)
Internet access Free Wi-Fi throughout T1, T2, North Satellite Concourse, Midfield Concourse and SkyPier
Customer Services Centre Located on 7/F Located on 5/F
Trolleys Non-restricted area and Baggage Reclaim Hall: 7,700
Restricted area: 3,200
Non-restricted area: 500
Public seats Public area: 11,700
Food court: 1,200
Public area: 700
Food court: 400
Public lifts 115 32
Public toilets 51 toilet blocks (T1)
3 toilet blocks (NSC)
9 toilet blocks (T2)
3 toilet blocks (SkyPier)
Nursing rooms 18 (T1)
5 (NSC)
5 (T2)
2 (SkyPier)
  • Over 240 retail shops (mostly in restricted area)
  • Over 60 catering outlets
  • Over 80 retail shops (mostly in non-restricted area)
  • Near 30 catering outlets
  • Entertianment: UA IMAX Theatre@Airport, Dream Come True Education Park, GreenLive Air
Parking spaces
  • Car parks 1 and 4 provide about 2,600 spaces
  • Coach station at T2 provides 36 pick-up bays for coaches
Multi-modal transportation from T1 or T2 Connection with local destinations:
  • Airport Express Line arrives in Central downtown in 24 minutes, AsiaWorld-Expo in 2 minutes.
  • Franchised bus companies operate 49 routes.
  • Local tour coaches make around 700 trips a day from HKIA to downtown.
Connection with the Pearl River Delta:
  • Mainland Coaches make 550 trips between HKIA and over 110 Mainland cities and towns every day.
  • Ferries at SkyPier arrive at ports in the PRD in 30-90 minutes.
  • SkyLimo (Mainland Limousines) operates a fleet of about 295 vehicles serving HKIA and the PRD cities every day.
  Hong Kong International Airport
Official name Hong Kong International Airport
Airport opening July 1998
Connectivity Over 100 airlines operate flights to over 220 locations worldwide, including over 50 destinations on the Chinese Mainland.
Total airport site area 1,255 hectares
Passenger throughput
(in 2016)
72.9 million
Air cargo throughput
(in 2016)
4.94 million tonnes
Flight handling capacity 68 flights per hour at peak hours
Terminals Two (Terminal 1 and Terminal 2)
Runways Two (South and North Runways)
Runway length 3,800 metres
Aircraft Parking Bays

Passenger stands: 106
Cargo stands: 43
Long term & maintenance stands: 33

Airport workforce Around 73,000
Services hours 24 hours, all year
Hotels Regal Airport Hotel - Linked to Terminal 1 by covered walkway
SkyCity Marriott Hotel