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Direct flight linking Wuhan and Sydney to open soon

Source: hubei.gov.cn 01/24/2017 03:01:26

China Eastern Airlines announced the opening of direct flight between Wuhan, the capital of Hubei Province and Sydney, Australia on January 27, 2017.

The flight will be operated by aircraft A330, which will depart from Wuhan at 23:40 every Monday, Wednesday and Friday and arrive in Sydney at 13:30 the next day. The journey takes about 11 hours and 50 minutes.

In September of 2015, Wuhan launched the direct flight to Gold Coast, known as the first direct air line between Central China and Oceania. This line was closed in October of 2016 after the expiry of the contract. (hubei.gov.cn by Ruan Xinqi)