How to get to Kunming Airport (KMG)
Kunming Airport (KMG) is located 29km northeast of Kunming Railway Station. The public transports are included metro, taxi and airport bus. Airport bus is mostly recommended. Get the Map
Option 1, Take Airport Bus, RMB25, 1 hour, 29KM
There is one Kunming Airport City Terminal at Kunming Railway Station. The traveler can take airport bus to Kunming Changshui airport, even check in flight and get boarding pass here.
Bus ticket fare: RMB25 per person / one way
Operating Hours: 05:00 - 21:30
Interval: 30 minutes
Duration: 1 hour
Airport City Terminal Location: Exit 1, on north Square.
How to get to airport city terminal after get off the train?
Step 1: After get off the train, please follow the exit sign to underground passage.
Step 2: Please follow the following sign walk to platform 1 through underground passage, round 3 minutes.
Step 3: Up to platform 1, you will find the entrance of airport city terminal. If your train arrives at platform 1, you will find the airport city terminal on the platform.
Tips: Passengers just can check in the flight 5 - 3 hours before the flight departure time. And Spring airlines, China United Airlines flights cannot be checked in here
Option 2, Taxi + Metro Line 3 + Metro Line 6, 50 minutes, RMB14, 31KM
Step 1: Please take taxi at exits from Kunming Railway Station to Dongfeng Square (东风广场) metro 3 station.
Taxi fare: RMB9
Duration: 12 minutes, 3km
Please show the following Chinese sentence to taxi driver.
请带我去东风广场地铁3号线站口，(Please drive me to Dongfeng Square (东风广场) metro line 3 station. Thank you!)
Step 2: Please take metro line 3 from DongFeng Square to East Coach Station (东部汽车站)
Interval: 5 minutes
Duration: 14 minutes
Step 3: Please transfer metro line 6 from East Coach Station (东部汽车站) to Kunming Airport
Interval: 5 minutes
Duration: 22 minutes
Metro Ticket price: RMB5
The first metro train is at 06:50
The last is at 22:30
Option 2, Taxi, 45 minutes, RMB68, 29KM
Taxi is one most convenient and fastest, but also the most expensive way to Kunming Airport from Kunming Railway Station.
The one way fare is around RMB68, and it takes around 45 minutes.
The taxi drop-off points are on B1, exit gates of arrivals, North Square
If you take the taxi, you can show the following Chinese sentence to Taxi driver:
Please show this Chinese sentence to Taxi driver: 司机, 请带我去昆明长水机场，谢谢! (Please drive me to Kunming Changshui Airport, thank you!)