Category: HKIA

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Using the Hong Kong Frequent Visitor Scheme

If you visit Hong Kong regularly and would prefer not to wait in the queue at passport control, consider joining the Frequent Visitor Scheme. Benefits                 If you join the scheme, you will have a barcode stuck on your passport cover which will allow you to use the...

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Chill your food and drinks on an airport bus!

Have you ever wanted to bring back cheese, ice cream, chocolate or something similarly heat sensitive from a flight abroad but been worried it might not survive the journey? Local bus operator Long Win operates the orange and white buses which plough some of the airport bus routes....

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Great Photo Spots at Hong Kong Airport

If you are at Hong Kong airport soon and want some good backgrounds for photographs, here are three suggestions. All are airside. First is at Terminal One’s departure level outside, next to where airport buses drop off passengers. There are a couple of model houses with benches and...

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Lounge Review: Hong Kong Airlines, HKG

Hong Kong Airlines introduced a new lounge around two years ago immediately beside where their old one had been, between gates 23 and 25. Now their flights typically operate from gates in the midfield terminal, so for their own passengers at least, the lounge location is no longer...

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HKG Airport Construction Fee “Tax” for 3rd Runway

Have you noticed airfares have gone up this week? There is a new Hong Kong Airport “tax” on departing flights which took effect on August 1, 2016, all thanks to the new third runway construction which you will be paying for. You can enjoy all of the benefits...