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.



  • Service: Free Wi-Fi service

    Location: Public areas in T1

    Service: Free high-speed internet service

    Location: Waiting areas between Boarding Gate T13-T14 of International Departures Area

  • Terminals offer high-speed wireless network access with a band width of 100 Mbps, which covers all public departures and arrivals areas. The network can meet the browsing demands of 200 passengers with their own laptop during peak hours.