The Anhui branch of China Eastern Airlines plans to operate more flights to ease the Spring Festival travel rush.
From Jan 25 to Feb 20, the airlines will add a flight from Hefei, capital of Anhui province, to Guangzhou, capital of Guangdong province, on a daily basis. Operated by a B73L, the flight departs Guangzhou at 8:30 am and reaches Hefei at 10:35 am. It then leaves Hefei at 12:50 pm and arrives in Guangzhou at 3:10 pm.
From Jan 21 to Feb 28, the airlines will launch another flight from Hefei to Xiamen of Fujian province on a daily basis. Operated by an A320, the flight departs Hefei at 9:00 pm and reached Xiamen at 10:40 pm. The departure time and arrival time for the returned flight are at 11:40 pm and 1:25 am, respectively.
A flight from Hefei to Beijing will also be added on a daily basis. Operated by an A320 between Feb 4 and Feb 14, the flight leaves Hefei at 9:55 am and reaches Beijing at 11:55 am. It returned from Beijing at 1:30 pm and arrives in Hefei at 3:30 pm.
The specific flight information is subject to the civil aviation ticketing system.
The Spring Festival travel rush, also known as Chunyun, will begin on Jan 21 and end on Mar 1 this year.