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Nanjing Lukou International Airport Code NKG

Airport Codes

ZIP CODE 210029

Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 31°44'31"N / 118°51'43"E


Weather Observations

Station ID: ZSNJ
Observation Time: 15/04/2021 3:45 pm

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About Nanjing Lukou International Airport Code

Nanjing Lukou Airport code is NKG. This IATA code of Nanjing Lukou International Airport (NKG) is based on Nanjing city located 35 km south of the city center. Its elevation is 15 meters above sea level. 

About Nanjing Lukou International Airport (NKG)

Nanjing Lukou International Airport (NKG) is one of the busiest airports in China. It served more than 25 million passengers in 2017. It is home to China Postal Airlines and China Eastern Airlines. 

Nanjing Lukou International Airport (NKG) Runways

Nanjing Lukou International Airport (NKG) is equipped with two concrete runways 06/24 and 07/25. They are both 3,600 meters in length. 

Nanjing Lukou International Airport (NKG) Terminals

There are two terminals at the airport: 

Terminal 1

Spread across an area of 160,000 meters square, this facility features 80 check-in desks and 33 security lanes. 

Terminal 2

This terminal is spread across an area of 263,000 meters square. It features 35 boarding bridges and has a capacity to handle 18 million passengers annually. 

Nearest Airports to Nanjing Lukou International Airport (NKG)

Hefei Luogang International Airport : 164 km

Sunan Shuofang International Airport : 193 km

Yancheng Nanyang Airport : 282 km

Huai’an Lianshui Airport : 385 km 

Major Airlines Operating from Nanjing Lukou International Airport (NKG)

9 Air

Air China

Air Macau

Air Travel

Asiana Airlines

Beijing Capital Airlines

Chengdu Airlines

China Eastern Airlines 

China Southern Airlines

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
06-24 11,811 ft 148 ft Concrete Yes
07-25 11,810 ft 197 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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