Pudong Hongqiao Important Notices

PVG implements new baggage rules


New restrictions on carry-on luggage by the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) came into force at Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) on Sept 1.

According to the new rules, carry-on luggage exceeding 115cm in combined length, width and height will be prohibited from being carried on board. Bags that do not meet the size and weight restrictions now need to be checked in.

PVG has added bulletin boards in the Domestic and International/Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan departure areas in its two terminals to notify passengers about the new regulations. The airport also arranged staff to help check passengers’ bags in at the entrance areas of the terminals.

PVG would like to remind passengers to check in their luggage as early as possible, in order to avoid unnecessary delays.


Drivers can use Alipay to pay parking fees at Pudong Airport

Drivers can now pay their parking fees within three seconds at the parking buildings P1 and P2 in Pudong International Airport.

As long as the drivers open the services onAlipay or by scanning QR code, the system would recognize the plate numbers atthe charging window and automatically deduct the fees from the Alipay account. 

The passengers who pay parking fees with this service can get electronic invoice on the digital system by scanning the QR code which can be generated as soon as the fees is paid.

Airport authorities said that special channels will open for cars paying parking fees with this service, saving passengers queing time.