Chengdu Opens 15 Int’l Air Links in 2019

Authors: Go Chengdu

2020-01-08

More and more international air routes connect Chengdu with the outside world.
Last year, Chengdu saw the opening of direct passenger flights to 11 foreign cities, including Chicago, Vancouver and Rome, and non-stop cargo services to Brussels, Chennai, Delhi and Osaka, creating an all-time high. By the end of 2019, Chengdu had had a total of 126 international (regional) air links.
2019年成都航线开拓:新开15条国际航线2019年成都航线开拓:新开15条国际航线
And the Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport became the fourth largest aviation hub in China last year, with an annual inbound and outbound passenger traffic exceeding 7 million.
11 Direct Passenger Air Routes between Chengdu and Foreign Cities Launched in 2019
Chengdu-Phnom Penh
On January 27, Cambodia's JC Airlines launched a direct service between Chengdu and Phnom Penh, the capital of the southeast Asian country. And just a month later, China's Spring Airlines also opened a non-stop flight between the two cities. Currently, there are ten flights flying directly between Chengdu and Phnom Penh every week.
Chengdu- Mandalay
On March 31, China's Loong Air launched a direct air route between Chengdu and Mandalay, Myanmar. It is operated three times a week.
Chengdu- Ho Chi Minh City
On April 1, China's Sichuan Airlines launched a direct flight between Chengdu and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Flying every day, the one-way trip takes about 3 hours and 30 minutes.
Chengdu-Istanbul
On April 30, China's Sichuan Airlines launched a direct flight between Chengdu and Istanbul, Turkey. Flying three times a week, the one-way trip takes nearly 10 hours.
Chengdu-Rome
On June 22, China's Sichuan Airlines launched a three-times-weekly non-stop service between Chengdu and Rome, Italy. The one-way trip takes roughly 11 hours.
Chengdu-Chicago
On September 16, China's Hainan Airlines launched a non-stop link between Chengdu and Chicago, the United States. Flying twice a week, the one-way trip takes about 14 hours. Up to now, there have been four air services between Chengdu and San Francisco, Los Angeles, as well as New York.
Chengdu-Delhi
On September 16, India's IndiGo launched a direct link between Chengdu and Delhi, India. It is the only one of its kind linking Chengdu and India. And Chengdu will be the first destination for the airline to expand into the Chinese mainland. Flying daily, the one-way trip takes nearly 5 hours.
Chengdu-Helsinki
On September 16, China's Sichuan Airlines launched a direct flight between Chengdu and Helsinki, Finland. Flying twice a week, the one-way trip takes nearly 9 hours.
Chengdu-Vancouver
On October 29, China's Sichuan Airlines launched a twice-weekly non-stop service between Chengdu and Vancouver, Canada. It is the first non-stop air route linking Chengdu and Canada.
Chengdu-Bohol Island
On December 23, the Pan Pacific Airlines of the Philippines launched a twice-weekly direct route between Chengdu and Bohol Island, the Philippines. It is the only non-stop air link between the Chinese mainland and Bohol Island.
Chengdu- Budapest
On December 31, the China Eastern Airlines opened a direct link between Chengdu and Budapest, Hungary. Flying twice a week, the one-way trip takes nearly 10 hours.

Chengduers can Fly Directly to Budapest in December

The number of non-stop flights between Chengdu and Europe are on the increase.

Nov 12, 2019

Pan Pacific Airlines Launches Direct Flight between Chengdu and Kalibo

With the opening of the service, Chengdu has had two direct links to Kalibo, the Philippines.

Nov 20, 2019

Universiade Plane Debuts

An aircraft with specially designed pattern by Sichuan Airlines made its maiden flight at Shuangliu International Airport.

Nov 29, 2019

Chengdu to Have Direct Flight to Phnom Penh Daily Later This Month

There will be ten flights flying directly between Chengdu and Phnom Penh every week.

Dec 11, 2019

Chengdu-Sapporo Direct Flight Soon to Start

Chengdu will have the first air route linking Chengdu and the Japanese island of Hokkaido next month.

Dec 26, 2019

Share to WeChat Close
Scan via WeChat!

About Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Link to Us | Contact Us

蜀ICP备14024942号-1 Go成都 www.gochengdu.cn