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Urumqi Diwopu International Airport

Urumqi Diwopu International Airport (URC)


The airport is located 15 miles (24km) from the city centre.

Getting to the city

Public buses and shuttle buses are available from the airport to the city centre.


GMT +8

Car rental

It is possible to rent a car at the airport. Car hire with a driver is also available and should be arranged prior to arrival at the airport.

Airport Taxis

Taxis are available from the airport to the city centre.

Transfer between terminals

An airport bus-shuttle transports travellers between terminals every 30 minutes.


Airport facilities include VIP lounges, first-aid stations, infant-nursing rooms, and a selection of shops and restaurants.


Each terminal has its own parking lot.



Airlines from this airport includes 9 Air, Air Arabia, Air Astana, Air China, Air Kyrgyzstan, Ariana Afghan Airlines, Beijing Capital Airlines, China Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, China United Airlines, Donghai Airlines, Hainan Airlines, Hebei Airlines, Jiangxi Air, Juneyao Airlines, Korean Air, Lion Air, Loong Air, Lucky Air, Okay Airlines, Qingdao Airlines, S7 Airlines, Shandong Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, Somon Air, Spring Airlines, Suparna Airlines, Tianjin Airlines, Urumqi Air, Uzbekistan Airways, West Air, and XiamenAir.

Urumqi Diwopu International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.