Flying With Sichuan Airlines

Having commenced operations in 1988, Sichuan Airlines in 2002 joined forces with China Southern, Shanghai Airlines and Shangdong Airlines to become one of the nation’s most comprehensive domestic carrier. Adding international routes to its cap, this reliable and safe airline strives to maintain its excellent reputation by offering first-class service and an impressive 160 routes to its passengers.

Why Fly With Sichuan Airlines?

Ways To Check-In

Passengers on Sichuan Airlines will have to check in at the airport, and up at the manned counters. You should leave at least an hour before domestic journeys, and two for international ones.

Baggage Allowance & Fees

For international journeys, the free baggage allowance for Economy passengers is 23kg, and 32kg for Business travellers, with measurements of up to 158cm linear dimensions. For travel within China, this allowance drops to 23kg for all passengers accept for infants, whose individual allowance comes to 10kg with 115cm as the linear dimensions. All excess baggage will be charged.

Carry ons may weigh up to 5kg, and not exceed 115cm total measurements.


The airline cannot guarantee any specific seating requests, but they do endeavour to accommodate all their passengers.

In-Flight Service

Passengers will be treated to in-flight meals and drinks free of charge unless otherwise specified when making your booking. Meaning you can enjoy excellent Chinese cuisine while you fly.

On-Time Performance

According to China Aviation Daily, Sichuan Airlines was the second most efficient airline in the nation for the month of March 2016, with 85% efficiency in on-time performance.

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