Hong Kong International airport

Hong Kong International airport (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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Flights

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

Departures

Ticketing

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

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

Early check-in is available with the Qantas In-Town Check-in service at Hong Kong and Kowloon Airport Express Line Stations, between 90 minutes and one full day ahead of your scheduled flight departure time. 

Qantas In-Town Check-in service opens at 07:30 daily till 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 real time flight status page for up-to-the-minute departure information.

Arrivals

Baggage

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 real time flight status page for up-to-the-minute arrival information.

Lounges

Find out more about lounge features, operating hours and access to the Qantas Hong Kong Lounge.

Transport

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Lists the transport options for getting to and from Hong Kong airport.
Transport Details
Ferry transfer

Ferry SkyPier Transfer at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) provides 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.

Qantas provides baggage tag through service from the following nine ports in the Pearl River Delta and Macao: Dongguan Humen, Guangzhou Lianhuashan, Guangzhou Nansha, Macao (Maritime Ferry Terminal), Macao (Taipa), Shenzhen Fuyong, Shenzhen Shekou, Zhongshan and Zhuhai Jiuzhou.

Car The airport is approximately a 45 minute drive from the city.
Visit Hong Kong airport 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 Line 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.

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Information correct as of July 2017. Times and prices are a guide only.