Opened on Aug 05 2004, Guangzhou Baiyun Airport Terminal 1 has three components, Main Terminal, Area A and Area B. All check-in counters and most retail stores are placed at the Main Terminal. Including has East (gates A01-A133) and West (gates B01-B235) concourses, the two concourses controlled by individual security checkpoints, named Area A and Area B, are the boarding gates, security checkpoints, border control, custom & quarantine, baggage reclaim and relative facilities. East Pier 1 & 2 are dedicated to serve international flights, domestic flights occupy the rest.
3.2km far from new Terminal 2, T1 covers 800 wireless hotspots and 1G of output bandwidth, and service is free as long as you authenticate every five hours