The Beijing Capital International Airport, internationally and Beijing Capital International Airport ( BCIA ) called, 29 kilometers northeast of downtown Beijing , in the area Shunyi , more precisely, within the administrative area of the Borough of Chaoyang . It is the largest airport in passenger volumes in China and Asia . Am passenger traffic measured is behind the Atlanta airport ‘s second largest airport in the world. On freight , he is the sixteenth largest in the annual aircraft movements and the twelfth largest airport in the world.
At the Beijing airport, there are many restaurants, cafes and bars. Most restaurants offer typical of Asian food, but there are also western-oriented restaurants. In addition there are several cafes and teahouses. Five different banks have more than one switch at the airport. In Terminal 3, there are several money exchange offices .
There are several stands with all terminals in public pay phones or cards, in Terminal 3 with multimedia phones. On them you can also seek information or send e-mails. In the airport business centers , it is also possible via the hot spots to build a wireless connection to the Internet. This service is free.
In Terminal 3, there are so-called Commercial Center or Airport Business Center office areas where passengers are available. In the immediate vicinity of the airport there are several hotels . Information about them can be in one of five information centers of hotels found.
2011 has been announced that an even bigger airport is under construction. He is in the province of Daxing built south of the capital and will have up to nine start and runways and be designed for up to 120 million passengers. It should be completed in 2015 and would be the largest airport in the world.