Located in Aichi prefecture, Chubu Centrair International Airport is known as the best regional airport in the world. This airport has been awarded the 1st place in three categories of the “World Airport Awards” by Skytrax: “The World’s Best Regional Airport”, “Best Regional Airport -Asia”, and “Best Airports: 5-10 million pax per year”. Moreover, Centrair has been ranked the 7th in “The World’s Top10 Airports 2015”. What makes the airport stand out? Let’s review some of the attractive services and facilities Centrair offer for the users.
Tourist Information & Service
Located on the arrival lobby, Tourist Information & Service welcomes foreign visitors who need travel information. Brochures on tourist destinations in the Chubu region can be collected here, and English, Chinese, and Korean-speaking staff will help the visitors plan their travel.
There are free wi-fi spots on every floor in the airport. For those who do not have wi-fi enabled devices, there are computers connected to internet to be used for free as well as cable LAN ports in the restricted areas. Paid internet terminals are also available.
Same Day Baggage Delivery Service
This service is handy for people who arrives to the airport in the morning before 11 am and wants to go straight to sightseeing from the airport without stopping at the hotel. The baggage accepted before 11 am will be delivered to the hotel in Aichi, Gifu or Mie on the same day. For the baggage accepted after 11 am, delivery will be the next day.
The 300m-long Sky Deck at the top level of the center pier is open from morning till night. It’s a great place to take a closer look at the airplanes and the runway. The shoreline of Mie prefecture as well as the Nagoya Port are visible in a distance when the weather is good. At night, the lights on the runway create different scenery from the daytime.
Bathhouse “Fu No Yu”
A bathhouse in the airport where you can soak in the hot water while enjoying the view of the airplanes taking off and landing…this is very unique! Rental towels are included in the admission and amenities such as shampoo are provided in the bathroom.
Prayer rooms are available on both departure and arrival floors. Also, halal certified food (by the Malaysian government JAKIM) in retort pouch from ” Brahim’s Holdings Berhad” are served in two restaurants located in restricted area(departure) and non-restricted area respectively.
For further details of each service and facility, please visit their official website. The website is available in English, Traditional and Simplified Chinese, and Korean.