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China Airlines information

IATA code CI
Routes 166
Top route Taipei Taiwan Taoyuan Intl to Hong Kong Intl
Airports served 71
Top airport Taipei Taiwan Taoyuan Intl

China Airlines traveller reviews

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Overall rating

8.0 Excellent
Based on 3,708 reviews

Boarding
8.1

Comfort
7.8

Crew
8.3

Entertainment
8.0

Food
7.6

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Traveller rating

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Popular flight routes

Flight
Origin
Destination
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
S M T W T F S
502
Shanghai
PVG
Taipei
TPE
 
762
Jakarta
CGK
Taipei
TPE
 
922
Hong Kong
HKG
Taipei
TPE
 
754
Singapore
SIN
Taipei
TPE
 
761
Taipei
TPE
Jakarta
CGK
 
921
Taipei
TPE
Hong Kong
HKG
 
503
Taipei
TPE
Shanghai
PVG
 
753
Taipei
TPE
Singapore
SIN
 
836
Bangkok
BKK
Taipei
TPE
 
835
Taipei
TPE
Bangkok
BKK
 
173
Osaka
KIX
Taipei
TPE
 
105
Tokyo
NRT
Taipei
TPE
 
104
Taipei
TPE
Tokyo
NRT
 
784
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Taipei
TPE
 
783
Taipei
TPE
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
 
172
Taipei
TPE
Osaka
KIX
 
73
Taipei
TPE
Amsterdam
AMS
     
583
Kaohsiung
KHH
Shanghai
PVG
         
584
Shanghai
PVG
Kaohsiung
KHH
         
117
Fukuoka
FUK
Taipei
TPE
       
116
Taipei
TPE
Fukuoka
FUK
       
163
Seoul
ICN
Taipei
TPE
         
162
Taipei
TPE
Seoul
ICN
         
792
Hanoi
HAN
Taipei
TPE
   
791
Taipei
TPE
Hanoi
HAN
   
3
San Francisco
SFO
Taipei
TPE
 
8
Taipei
TPE
Los Angeles
LAX
 
4
Taipei
TPE
San Francisco
SFO
 
704
Manila
MNL
Taipei
TPE
   
703
Taipei
TPE
Manila
MNL
   
7
Los Angeles
LAX
Taipei
TPE
   
155
Nagoya
NGO
Taipei
TPE
   
154
Taipei
TPE
Nagoya
NGO
   
74
Amsterdam
AMS
Taipei
TPE
     
61
Taipei
TPE
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
 
732
Penang
PEN
Taipei
TPE
   
731
Taipei
TPE
Penang
PEN
   
518
Beijing
PEK
Taipei
TPE
         
511
Taipei
TPE
Beijing
PEK
         
772
Denpasar
DPS
Taipei
TPE
         
202
Shanghai
PVG
Taipei
TSA
         
52
Sydney
SYD
Taipei
TPE
   
771
Taipei
TPE
Denpasar
DPS
         
201
Taipei
TSA
Shanghai
PVG
         
62
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Taipei
TPE
 
722
Kuala Lumpur
KUL
Taipei
TPE
 
721
Taipei
TPE
Kuala Lumpur
KUL
 
552
Chengdu
CTU
Taipei
TPE
             
551
Taipei
TPE
Chengdu
CTU
             
32
Taipei
TPE
Vancouver
YVR
       
31
Vancouver
YVR
Taipei
TPE
       

Overview of China Airlines

Passengers can choose between Economy and Business Class on all China Airlines flights, with upgraded customers receiving access to the Sky Lounge prior to boarding. Premium Economy and Premium Business Class are also offered on intercontinental routes. Premium Economy provides additional leg room and a separated cabin section. Those in Premium Business Class will enjoy an ergonomically designed seat with full 180-degree range, a personal table lamp and modern oriental aesthetics.

Joining the SkyTeam alliance in 2011, it partners with major airlines from across the world, which include Air France, Korean Air and Delta Air Lines. The group combines to offer services to more than 150 countries, with more departure options and quicker travel times a benefit for customers. In joining SkyTeam they became the first Taiwanese airline to join an alliance, signaling a new global vision. Additional codeshare agreements are held with Bangkok Airways, Japan Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, Philippine Airlines, and Shanghai Airlines, which assist to increase the ability of offering connected flights throughout Asia.

China Airlines is part of the China Airlines Group, which has complete ownership of domestic focused Mandarin Airlines and low-cost carrier Tigerair Taiwan. The primary operating base is in Taipei, with a concentrated emphasis on Songshan, Kaohsiun and Hong Kong.

Both Airbus and Boeing aircraft are used by China Airlines. Models such as the A350 and 777 are chosen for long haul international flights. A distinctive pink plum blossom, which is Taiwan’s national flower, is featured on the tail of the fleet. A small number of the airline’s aircraft have been painted with the dark blue design of SkyTeam.

China Airlines Cancellation Policy

As the situation changes with coronavirus (COVID-19), China Airlines will continually update its policies accordingly. Please contact China Airlines directly for the latest information about cancellation fees. You can find the most up-to-date information on China Airlines policies here: China Airlines Travel Advisories & Policies
Flight status, cancellation, and delay data provided by Flightstats.com. Flightstats data may not always be accurate or error free. Always confirm the information provided here directly with your airline.
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