Hong Kong International airport

Hong Kong International airportOpens in a new tab or window (HKG) is the main airport in Hong Kong. It is located on the island of Chek Lap Kok which is 34km (21 miles) from the city.

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Qantas flights QF1 to 399, codeshare flights operated by Cathay Pacific, Air France and oneworld flights operate from Terminal 1.



Limited international ticketing facilities are provided by SAT HK Ltd. The counter is open at check-in aisle D from 3pm to midnight.

Contact the local Qantas office for assistance.


Check-in is located on level 7, Departure Zone 4, Area J and opens 3 hours before departure.

Early check-in services at Hong Kong, Kowloon Airport Express Line stations and In-Town facilities are currently suspended. 

When available, the Qantas In-Town Check-in daily service opens at 7.30am until 90 minutes prior the last scheduled flight departure time that day. 

Online check-in is available for Qantas international flights (QF1-199), and other eligible connecting flights operated by oneworld, partner and codeshare airlines. Online check-in is open from 24 hours to two hours before departure for international flights.

For Qantas codeshare flights, customers may need to check in with the operating carrier rather than with Qantas.  Ask airport staff for more detail.

Flight status

View our flight status page for departure information.



Baggage carousels are located in the arrivals hall. 

Information monitors display flight carousel numbers.

Baggage services have a counter located adjacent to carousel 10.

Flight status

View our flight status page for arrival information.


Transport Details
Ferry transfer

Ferry SkyPier Transfer at Hong Kong International AirportOpens in a new tab or window (HKIA) provides a speedy ferry service for transfer from the Pearl River Delta and Macao. Passengers must arrive at SkyPier for check-in 110 minutes before flight departure.

Ferry Terminal bag check-in services for Qantas flights are currently suspended. 

Car The airport is approximately a 45 minute drive from the city.
Visit Hong Kong airportOpens in a new tab or window for current car parking rates. 
Taxis Approximately HK$335 one way to Central or Causeway Bay on Hong Kong Island.
Alternatively HK$270 to Tsim Sha Tsui on Kowloon.
Train Airport Express LineOpens in a new tab or window trains depart regularly to Hong Kong Island and Kowloon.  Fares start from HK$100 per adult for 'same day' return trip tickets, or HK$185 per adult for roundtrip tickets, valid for one month. Child fares are also available.
Lists the transport options for getting to and from Hong Kong airport.

Important information

Times and prices are a guide only.