Xiamen Air starts flights between Melbourne and Hangzhou

Hangzhou Skyline
Travel News 14 Sep 2017

Xiamen Air is due to launch its service from Melbourne to Hangzhou on 17 December with twice-weekly Boeing 787 flights. Taking off at 11:35am in Melbourne and arrived in Hangzhou at 7:05pm.

The aircraft offering first class, business class and economy class. Configured in a 1-2-1 layout in first class, passengers can lie on a 198cm-long beds. Business class finds a 2-2-2 configuration, which transforms into fully-flat beds.

Xiamen Air becomes the only airline offering non-stop flights between Melbourne and Hangzhou, the city 180km away from Shanghai.

Currently, Xiamen Air flies other Australian service such as Sydney to Fuzhou and Xiamen.