From 0:00 04 15, 2015, transit passengers taking international or regional flights for other countries or regions through Capital Airport can be exempt from border inspection formalities if they leave Capital Airport within 24 hours, instead, the passenger information will be collected by ground service personnel. The information collection time is shortened to 10 seconds per person from original about 45 seconds per person. It is the quickest and the most efficient information collection process for transit passengers across the country, which brings convenience to transit passenger process, and also enhances the capacity and efficiency of international transfer of Capital Airport to great extent.
There is no nationality limitation for 24-hour transit passengers enjoying the policy of exemption from border inspection formalities. Foreigners, Chinese mainland residents, and Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan residents are all within the scope. The scope of flight path includes transit routes for the third country, region or returning country.