Beijing Capital Airport Informational Guide to Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) - Non Official

Beijing Airport Terminal 1

Beijing Airport Terminal 1 is the smallest terminal at Beijing Airport since it serves only domestic flights to major Chinese cities.

It was inaugurated in 1980 and has underwent several renovation works and upgrades. 

The terminal is home of 16 boarding gates.


First floor 

Arrivals level. There is access to transportation, concessions, etc. 

Second floor 

Check-in. Security screening and access to gates. 

Third floor 

Restaurant and commercial area. 


From Beijing Airport Terminal 1 it is possible to reach Terminal 2 by a walkway. Transfer time is about 10-15 minutes walk.

There’s also a shuttle bus service between terminals as well. It runs from 06:00 am to 11:00 pm, every 10 minutes, and also between 11:00 pm and 06:00 am every 15-30 minutes.


- Left luggage
- Baggage packing
- Currency exchange
- Free Wi-Fi connection
- Food, drink and retail concessions
- Water fountains
- Business center
- Medical services
- Lost & found
- Changing room
- Nursing room
- Children’s play area
- Smoking room

See more Services here


ICBC VIP Lounge: Terminal 1. From 6:00h until 22:00h. Services: Internet Terminals, Wi-Fi, snacks, TV, newspapers and magazines. 

CIP Lounge: Terminal 1. Open from 6:30h until 22:30h. Services: Snacks, Wi-Fi, TV, newspapers. 

Hainan Airlines Transit Lounge: Terminal 1. Open from first to last departure. Services: Wi-Fi, snacks. 

Hainan Airlines Fortune Wings Lounge: Terminal 1. Services: From 5:00h until 23:00. Services: Showers, Wi-Fi, snacks, drinks, TV, shoe shine, copiers and printers. 

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