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Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (IATA: TPE, ICAO: RCTP) formerly Chiang Kai-shek International Airport, also known simply as Taoyuan Airport, is an international airport located in Taoyuan, about 40 km west of Taipei, Taiwan.
Is the main international hub for China Airlines and EVA Air. Another airport serves Taipei city, Taipei Songshan Airport, much smaller and centralized in chartered, domestic and some international flights.
There are currently 2 operative terminals in Taoyuan Airport: T1 and T2. Terminal 3 is planned to be built during next years.
Renovated in 2012 it has 18 gates and is divided in Concourse A (north) and Concourse B (south). Both concourses are linked to each other by a main building.
Opened in 2000, it has 20 gates and it’s divided in Concourse C (south) and Concourse D (north).
Terminal 1 and 2 are connected by two people mover lines, connecting concourse A to D, and B to C.
Both terminals are connected by a free transportation people mover called Skytrain.
The airport is currently near its maximum capacity and congested.
Terminal 2 is under an expansion project to increase the terminal capacity by 5 million passenger.
The runways and jet bridges are being expanded in order to allow regular A380 flights.
There are some plans to build a new terminal at the airport, the Terminal 3. It will increase the capacity by 45 million passengers by 2020.
It is planned that a new rapid transit system between Taipei City and Taipei Taoyuan Airport in just 35 minutes will be available at late 2016 or the first months of 2017.
There are more than 50 airlines operating at Taoyuan Airport, with destinations worldwide.
The airlines with more passenger traffic in 2014 were:
- China Airlines (10,2M)
- EVA Air (7,6M)
- Cathay Pacific (3,9M)
- TransAsia Airways (1,2M)
- China Southern Airlines (1M)
The countries with more passengers from Taiwan Taoyuan airport in 2015 were:
- China (8,5M)
- Japan (8,3M)
- Hong Kong (6,9M)
- United States (2,4M)
- South Korea (1,9M)
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- Rail: The express service is scheduled to begin service at late 2016 or the first months of 2017. The Taiwan High Speed Rail Taoyuan Station is accessible by shuttle bus.
- Bus: There are several buses that link the airport to main cities and also to Rail station from both terminals.
- Taxi: Taxi queues are located outside the arrivals hall of both terminals available 24 hours a day.
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