|WORLD AREA CODE||713|
|IATA METROPOLITAN CODE||PEK|
LAT / LON 40°4'48"N / 116°35'5"E
Station ID: ZBAA
Observation Time: 20/05/2021 6:16 pm
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About Beijing Capital International Airport Code
Beijing Capital International Airport code is PEK. This airport got its IATA code from Beijing’s old romanized name Peking. Its elevation above sea level is 35 meters.
About Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK)
Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) is located in the heart of Beijing’s city centre and is surrounded by the beautiful Shunyi District. It is one of the most important facilities for Beijing and is often referred to as the country’s economic generator.
Being one of the world’s busiest airports, it has evolved into a hub of the cultural confluence of sorts with millions of passengers from all over the world and walks of life blessing its runways.
Its cargo traffic has also witnessed a rapid surge in air traffic. It handles over 1 million cargo operations.
Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) hosts world-class facilities including multi-cuisine restaurants, lounges, and all types of shops to accommodate the growing expectations of passengers. It’s Global Kitchen is the main attraction.
Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) Runways
Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) host three world-class runways:
18L/36R 3,810 m asphalt
18R/36L 3,445 m asphalt
01/19 3,810 m concrete
These runways handle 594,329 aircraft movements along with 1,995,286 tonnes of cargo every year.
Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) Terminals
Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) features three terminals: Terminal 1, Terminal 2, and Terminal 3.
Spread across an area of 60,000-meter square, Terminal 1 serves as the operational base for domestic flights operated by the HNA Group. It has 16 gates.
Terminal 2 occupies an area of the 336,000-meter square. It is home to Hainan Airlines, SkyTeam, Oneworld, Shanghai Airlines, Star Airlines, and Oneworld members. It is equipped with a gate to handle the operations of A380.
Designed by Netherlands Airport Consultants, Foster and Partners, and ARUP, Terminal 3 is one of the largest airport terminals in the world occupying an area of 1,713,000 meter square.
Nearest Airports to Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK)
Pyongyang Airport 783 km
Incheon International Airport 903 km
Seoul Airport 943 km
Gunsan Airport 998 km
WonJu Airport 1028 km
Major Passenger Airlines Operating from Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK)
All Nippon Airways
|18R-36L||10,499 ft||164 ft||Asphalt||Yes|
|18L-36R||12,468 ft||197 ft||Asphalt||Yes|
|01-19||12,468 ft||197 ft||Other “concrete”||Yes|
Frequently Asked Questions
When should I reach the airport to board a flight on time?You should reach 90 minutes in advance before the departure of your domestic flight and 3 hours before the departure of an international flight.
Can I use the Wi-Fi facility at the airport?Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
What facilities are available at the airport for me?The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
Which department should I get in touch with at the airport to report the loss of articles?You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
Do I need to carry something to claim the lost property?Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
Can I avail medical facilities at the airport?Yes. The airport has a 24*7 medical center helmed by well-trained doctors and paramedics. In the event of a medical emergency, ambulances are also provided.
Who should I contact if my baggage is missing at the destination airport?Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
Can I carry medicines to the airport?Kindly refer to your respective airline’s guidelines should you wish to carry medicines on board. It is advised that you carry your doctor’s prescription as well.
Who should I contact if I found any unattended item at the airport?For the safety of our passengers, we request them to not handle any unattended items. They are advised to inform about the same to the airport staff or security personnel.