Xining Airport Informational Guide to Xining Caojiabao International Airport (XNN) - Non Official

Xining Airport Terminal

Xining Caojiabao International Airport is the main gateway to Qinghai Province and a major transportation hub to Tibet Plateau in China. 

It operates 56 domestic routes to major cities such as Beijing, Fuzhou, Guangzhou, Kunming and Xi’an. 

On the other hand, some international services to Tokyo, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Siem Reap and Nha Trang are also served.

It has a single passenger terminal called Terminal 2, equipped with 14 boarding gates, 28 check-in counters and able to process 4 million passengers per year. 


Xining Airport Terminal facilities are split into the following levels, having separate concourses for both domestic and international flights: 

First Level

Domestic Arrivals and Departures. Available services: Baggage carts, Medical Services, among others. 

Second Level

International Arrivals and Departures. Find here some services: ATMs, Shops and Restaurants, Baggage Carts, among others. 

Present & future

It is planned a new expansion project that comprises an expansion of 5,200 square meters, a New Airport Center Plaza, new access roads and parking lots, among others. 


- ATMs
- Baggage Carts
- Shops and Restaurants
- Luggage Storage
- Luggage Wrapping
- Medical Services
- Free Wi-Fi

See more Services here.