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Guilin Liangjiang International Airport Code KWL

Airport Codes

ZIP CODE 541106

Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 25°13'5"N / 110°2'20"E


Weather Observations

Station ID: ZGKL
Observation Time: 08/05/2021 2:32 pm

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About Guilin Liangjiang International Airport Code

Guilin Liangjiang International Airport code is KWL. Guilin Liangjiang International Airport (KWL) elevation is 174 meters above sea level. 

About Guilin Liangjiang International Airport (KWL)

Guilin Liangjiang International Airport (KWL) is one of China’s main gateways to the world in the heart of Liangjiang province. It is one of the busiest airports in the country serving more than 4 million passengers all over the world. At this facility, airlines serve over 48 destinations both domestic and international. 

Guilin Liangjiang International Airport (KWL) commenced operations in 1996. 

Guilin Liangjiang International Airport (KWL) Runway

Its 3,200-meter long runway is flanked by a 150,000 square meter parking lot and a spacious terminal building. This concrete runway handles 71,364 aircraft movements along with 27,074.5 tonnes of cargo every year. 

Guilin Liangjiang International Airport (KWL) Terminal

There are two terminals at the airport. Terminal 1 is spread across an area of over 50,000 square meters. Most of its operations have now been shifted to Terminal 2 that covers 100,000 square meters of floor area. This facility is designed to handle over 12 million passengers every year. 

The government and the airport authority have both invested immensely to boost the airport’s aesthetics. The airport has bagged many awards for the efforts made by the respective authorities. 

Nearest Airports to Guilin Liangjiang International Airport (KWL)

Hong Kong International Airport 506 km

Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport 509 km

Changsha Huanghua International Airport 542 km

Macau International Airport 623 km

Guiyang Longdongbao International Airport 690 km

Major Passenger Airlines Operating from the Guilin Liangjiang International Airport (KWL)


Air Chang’an

Air China

Air Guilin

Air Travel

Asiana Airlines

Batik Air

Beijing Capital Airlines

China Eastern Airlines

China Express Airlines

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
01-19 9,186 ft 147 ft 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.
  • Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
  • The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
  • You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
  • Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
  • 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.
  • Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
  • 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.
  • 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.

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