24 Hours Stay Permit Procedure

1. Fill the Arrival Card and Departure Card

Foreign passengers should complete the Exit and Entry Frontier Registration Cards, when applying for the permit stay in China.

2. Entry Procedure

Please hold your completed Foreigner Exit and Entry Frontier Registration Cards, together with the passport, boarding pass and onward flight itinerary to reach the immigration counter to the Chinese officer for 24 hours stay, after examination and approval by the officer before immigration formalities.

3. Departure and Boarding

When you continue to take the next fight from Guangzhou tomorrow, go to the third floor of the departure hall, according to the guidelines to guide identification through Customs, security and Immigration Inspection, go to the appropriate terminal boarding area. Please find your boarding gate and wait for boarding.

Please pay attention to flight information displayer and broadcast for real-time information and report to the boarding gate no less than 15 minutes prior to departure time.(30-40)

4. Who might need the 24 Hours Stay Permit?

(1) Overnight transfer with valid passport but WITHOUT Chinese visa.

(2)Passengers, holding valid ticket but WITHOUT Chinese visa, who will leave China from other domestic city other than Guangzhou (such as Beijing, Shanghai, Urumqi, etc.) within 24 hours.