China Southern Airlines officially launched direct flights from Sanya to Urumqi via Chongqi since June 1, reports

The flight spans a distance of 5,200 km and the total flight time is 6 hours, which is the longest distance and flights duration of any flights among domestic airlines.

The opening of flight is served as an air-bridge that connecting Sanya to other 17 cities including Lhasa in Tibet, Xishuangbanna in Yunan Province and Kasghar in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.

Besides, Urumqi is also served as an international transit port to Middle and Western Asian and European other international cities.

At present, China Southern Airlines initially launches the routes from Sanya to Urumqi via Chongqing initially with a flight daily.

Cick to read Chinese version


Translated by WOS Team
Editorial Message  
News translation appearing here is the property of, however, for those who wish to copy the contents in part or in full, please make reference and link the article copied to our site. does not necessarily endorse their views or the accuracy of their content. For copyright infringement issues please contact