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One of the major gateways to the Tibetan Plateau, Xining is a large city that serves as the capital of Qinghai province and Xining City District. This ancient highland city is well visited because of its numerous historical sites and attractive sceneries.
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Flights to Xining
Xining's air transportation system is served by the Xining Caojiabu Airport (IATA: XNN, ICAO: ZLXN). The airport is located in Huzhu County, some 30 kilometers to the east of Xining's downtown area. It provides flights to various Chinese cities including Chengdu, Guangzhou, Beijing, Shenyang, Shanghai, Chongqing, Urumqi, Golmud, and Xian. The airport has a 3.8-kilometer long runway. The airport, unfortunately, does not have direct international flights except for the Taipei-Taoyuan route of UNI Air.
The following airlines use the Xining Caojiabu Airport:
- Air China
- China Eastern Airlines
- China Express Airlines
- China Southern Airlines
- Hainan Airlines
- Juneyao Airlines
- Okay Airways
- Shandong Airlines
- Shenzhen Airlines
- Sichuan Airlines
- Tibet Airlines
- UNI Air
- Xiamen Airlines
To go to your intended destination from the airport, you can use the airport bus. The bus waiting area is located right in front of the airport's exit door. Taxis are also available. They cost around ¥100 to travel from the airport to the city center or vice versa.
Xining: Gateway to the Tibetan Plateau
Xining is a large city known for its numerous scenic views and historical spots. Islamic influence is quite prominent here mainly because Xining serves as the home for many Hui people. The city served as a commercial hub along the Hexi Corridor of the Northern Silk Road for more than two millennia. Its location at the center of the Chinese mainland makes it a great starting point for exploring several destinations across the Chinese mainland.
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