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Beijing Daxing Airport Departures Guide

The departures are on 3rd floor and 4th floor at Beijing Daxing international Airport(PKX), including domestic departures and international departures. The unique design of the airport terminal means passengers can arrive at any boarding gate within eight minutes, a distance of 600 metres.

5G and New-age technologies like electronic bag tag, face-recognition check-in and self-service luggage to offer travelers a faster and smoother experience. The terminal has over 400 self-service check-in equipments, which means over 80 percent of check-ins will be self-service and require passengers to line up for no more than 10 minutes. Passengers will be able to enjoy a completely paperless boarding experience since the airport uses facial recognition technology in boarding procedures. And its smart security check channels are able to handle 260 passengers per hour, 40 percent faster than using the traditional inspection channel.

Beijing Daxing Airport domestic departures, PKX airport

Beijing Daxing Airport Check-in counter, PKX airport

Domestic Departure Guides

Step 1: Confirm check-in counter

A. Please confirm the check-in counter location of your flight. The check-in counters of domestic flights are on 3rd and 4th floor

B. Please check flight information screens for the check-in counter of your flight and other information before you check in.

Step 2: Check in and checked Luggage

Please check in at the corresponding check-in counter with flight ticket and valid ID; check your luggage and obtain boarding pass.

For smooth boarding, it is recommended that passengers arrive at their terminal 2 hours before departure, and Check-in service closes 45 minutes prior to departure.

Total weight of carry-on luggage should be within 5kg. The size of each luggage should be within 20 x 40 x 55cm. (Be aware that some airlines may have their own size or weight restrictions.) If the luggage fits in the hand luggage measuring container on the security checkpoint, it can be carried along with the passenger. Otherwise, it needs to be checked.

Restrictions on Free Check-in Luggage: First Class—40kg; Business Class—30kg; Economy Class—20kg.

Step 3: Security Check

Please make sure that your boarding pass, flight ticket and passport are ready for security checks. You are required to pass through the security gate, while your carry-on luggage has to go through X-ray checks for flight safety.

Step 4: Waiting & Boarding

After security check, you can go to the corresponding lounge in accordance with the boarding gate indicated in your boarding pass. The boarding gate will be closed 10 minutes prior to the departure.

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International Departures Guide

Step 1: Confirm Check-in counter

A. Please confirm the check-in counter location of your flight. All check-in counters of international flights are on 4th floor

B. Please check flight information screens for the check-in counter of your flight and other information before you check in.

Step 2: Check in and checked Luggage

Please check in at the corresponding check-in counter with flight ticket and valid ID; check your luggage and obtain boarding pass.

For smooth boarding, it is recommended that passengers arrive at their terminal 2h before departure, and Check-in service closes 50 minutes prior to departure.

Step 3: Inspection & Quarantine

Chinese citizens going out of China for over one year are recommended to obtain a health certificate after physical examinations from relevant inspection and quarantine departments. If your destination happens to be an epidemic area, you are required to go through necessary vaccination procedures.

a. Outgoing passengers suffering from fever, vomiting, jaundice, diarrhea, acute rash, lymphadenopathy, AIDS, venereal disease, mental disorder or open tuberculosis should voluntarily report to the inspection and quarantine officials;

b. Chinese citizens applying for staying abroad for more than one year should show the inspection and quarantine officials valid health certificate (including HIV/AIDS test results) provided by the inspection and quarantine authority;

c. Passengers leaving for the endemic areas of yellow fever are required to show the inspection and quarantine officials valid proof of yellow fever vaccination;

d. Passengers carrying the following items shall report them to the inspection and quarantine officials: biological species, living animals, food made from animals, animal carcasses or specimens, plants and plant products, plant propagating materials, soil and microorganisms, human organism, biological products, blood and blood products.

Step 4: Frontier Inspection

Foreign passengers are required to show their passports, visas, and exit registration cards. They can only travel out of China within the time limit prescribed in their valid entry visas. The Chinese passengers (including those from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan) are required to show their passports and visas. If you have any certificates issued by relevant departments, allowing you to travel out of China, please show them promptly.

Step 5: Security Check

Please make sure that your boarding pass, flight ticket and passport are ready for security checks. You are required to pass through the security gate, while your carry-on luggage has to go through X-ray checks for flight safety.

Step 6: Customs Inspection:

Passengers with articles to declare must fill in China Customs Declaration Form for Exit/Entry Passengers and choose “Declaration Channel” (also named “Red Channel”) for Customs clearance; those without any article to declare have no need to fill in the declaration form and can choose the “Non-declaration channel” (also named “Green Channel”) for Customs clearance.

Step 7: Wating and Boarding

After Security Check, you can go to the corresponding waiting lounge in accordance with the boarding gate indicated in your boarding pass.

As the boarding generally starts 30 minutes or more before the takeoff, please pay attention to the broadcasting and flight information screen. Please get the boarding pass ready and show it to the personnel when boarding.

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