Hotels and sleeping at Shanghai Airport


Shanghai-Pudong Airport is a major hub with all-night traffic and frequent night transfers. Where is the best place to stay?

Staying overnight in the terminal - opening hours

Both terminals are open 24/7 and there is no problem to stay overnight inside the building. There are plenty of seats available, but most of them have armrests so you can't lie down on the seats.

A common problem is the extreme cold inside the building, with the air conditioning running full blast all night, especially in the summer.

Hotels near the terminal

There are surprisingly few hotels around the airport, and none within walking distance of the terminal.

Hotels in the centre

Most accommodation options can be found right in the centre of Shanghai, where many large multinational hotels with good prices operate.

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