Huai'an Lianshui Airport

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Huai'an Lianshui Airport
Lianshui airport.jpg
Airport type Public
Owner/Operator Huai'an Civil Airport Ltd.
Serves Huai'an, Jiangsu
Location Chenshi, Lianshui County
Elevation AMSL 7 m / 23 ft
Coordinates 33°46′38″N 119°08′52″E / 33.77722°N 119.14778°E / 33.77722; 119.14778Coordinates: 33°46′38″N 119°08′52″E / 33.77722°N 119.14778°E / 33.77722; 119.14778
HIA is located in Jiangsu
Location of airport in Jiangsu
Direction Length Surface
m ft
04/22 2,400 7,874 concrete
Statistics (2015)
Passengers 504,753
Aircraft movements 10,048
Cargo (metric tons) 3,754.3
Source: CAAC[1] [2][3]
Huai'an Lianshui Airport
Traditional Chinese 淮安漣水機場
Simplified Chinese 淮安涟水机场

Huai'an Lianshui Airport (IATA: HIA, ICAO: ZSSH) is an airport serving the city of Huai'an in Jiangsu Province, China. It is located in the town of Chenshi in Lianshui County, 22 kilometers northeast of the city center. Construction of the airport started in October 2008 with a total investment of 800 million yuan, and commercial flights began in September 2010.[2]

In 2011, its first full year of operation, Huai'an Airport handled 230,000 passengers to become the 99th busiest airport in China.It also called Huai'an Lianshui International Airport(SC:淮安涟水国际机场), because it serves flights from Hong Kong, Taiwan Taipei–Taoyuan, Thailand Bangkok–Don Mueang, Vietnam Hanoi and Da Nang, and Japan Osaka–Kansai.


The airport has one runway that is 2,400 meters long, and a 14,600 square meter terminal building. It is designed to handle 600,000 passengers and 10,000 tons of cargo annually.[2] The airport is also used as a pilot training base for China Eastern Airlines.[3]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Huai'an Lianshui Airport is served by the following airlines:[4]

Air Chang'an Fuzhou, Xi'an
Air China Changchun, Chengdu, Chongqing
Air Guilin Haikou, Jinan
China Eastern Airlines Beijing–Capital, Guangzhou, Hong Kong, Shanghai–Pudong, Shenyang, Taipei–Taoyuan, Xiamen
China Express Airlines Chongqing
GX Airlines Nanning
JC International Airlines Siem Reap
Jetstar Pacific Da Nang
Loong Air Hangzhou, Xining
New Gen Airways Charter: Bangkok–Don Mueang
Spring Airlines Harbin, Osaka–Kansai,[5] Shenzhen, Shijiazhuang, Wenzhou
Tianjin Airlines Guiyang, Qingdao, Tianjin, Zhuhai
Vietjet Air Hanoi
XiamenAir Quanzhou, Urumqi

See also[edit]