Etihad Airways Unveils New Route; To Fly Between Abu Dhabi and Guangzhou

The airline will commence its twice-weekly flights to Guangzhou from 10th October 2022, making it the first international airline to operate to the top three Chinese gateways since the start of the pandemic.

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Etihad Airways Unveils New Route; To Fly Between Abu Dhabi and Guangzhou

Etihad Airways is set to start flying to Guangzhou next month, becoming the first international airline to operate long-haul passenger services to the top three Chinese gateways since the start of the pandemic.

Subject to regulatory approvals, the twice-weekly passenger service to Guangzhou will start on 10th October 2022, initially using a two-class Boeing 777.

Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi to Guangzhou Flight Schedule

Abu Dhabi-Guangzhou flight schedule from 10 October 2022.
Flight No.DepartureArrivalFrequency
Abu Dhabi - GuangzhouEY 86823:0010:25 (+1)MON, FRI
Guangzhou - Abu DhabiEY 86918:4022:40WED, SUN

With the start of this new route, Passengers looking forward to travel to China will have four weekly flights between Abu Dhabi and China: two services per week to Guangzhou and weekly services to Beijing and Shanghai.

Tickets are open for bookings through the Etihad digital platforms or through local or online travel agencies. Those wishing to book tickets are advised to visit, and remain informed on the relevant entry regulations at their end destination.

Etihad Connects to 3 Chinese Gateways: Guangzhou, Shanghai and Beijing

With this new route, Etihad will be offering passengers convenient access to three chinese gateways as Guangzhou is added now to existing services to Shanghai which resumed in July 2020 and Beijing, which resumed in June 2022.

Martin Drew, Etihad’s Senior Vice President Global Sales and Cargo, said: “We are proud to offer our guests a third destination in China as Etihad Airways begins flights to the pivotal and historic port city of Guangzhou. As well as being a modern and rapidly growing city itself, Guangzhou has excellent connections with the Greater Bay Area.

"Our twice-weekly service will further address the huge demand for passenger travel between the UAE and China, as well as provide new cargo capacity, building on the formidable people and business ties between the two markets.”

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