Lanzhou Zhongchuan Airport (LHW) is located about 70 km (43.5 miles) from downtown Lanzhou city center. It serves about 35 air routes from Lanzhou to the main cities of China. Major airlines (Air China, China Eastern, China Southern or Hainan Airlines) and their worldwide partners have convenient connecting flights to Lanzhou from hubs in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Xi’an, Urumqi and Chongqing etc., as shown in the following picture.

From Airport to the Conference Site:

By Taxi Service: The taxi cost is about CNY 300 from the Lanzhou Zhongchuan airport (LHW) to the conference hotels.

If you choose a taxi, please show the taxi driver the address of your hotel, which is prepared in Chinese and English.


TO taxi driver/司机师傅

Please take me to XXXX hotel/请送我到XXXX宾馆

Addr. Near the Panxuan road/地址:兰州市盘旋路附近



By Shuttle Bus

Public airport shuttles at the airport are available for the arrival flights, which cost CNY 30 per person (one-way). The shuttles from the airport have only one stop destination at the “Lanzhou Eastern Hotel”, while the shuttles to the airport depart from the Air Tickets office, the buses depart at 6:00 to 19:00, every hour on the hour. Please find the locations in the map here.

Please print SRF tips, and show the Chinese sentences to the driver for help.  ( SRF2017-TIPS.pdf ) 

There are two terminals in the Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport, T1 and T2. If you arrive atT1, the ticket office is on the arrival floor and you can buy the ticket there and take the bus outside in the same floor.


The ticket office at the T1

If you arrive at T2, the ticket office is also on the arrival floor and you can buy the ticket there. Butyou have to go downstairs and take the bus outside on the next floor.

 The ticket office at the T2

 By Train

Trains are available and it only costs 26 CNY to the Lanzhou Railway Station. Please follow the indicators.