China Express

China Express, also known as China Express Airlines, is a Chinese airline established in 2006 and headquartered in the city of Chongqing in China. With over 2000 employees, China Express currently flies to more than 70 destinations including many domestic destinations within China. China Express is the country’s first ever private regional airline and is owned by a number of organizations including Cathay Fortune. As well as its main hub situated at Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport, China Express has established Guiyang Longdongbao International Airport and Hohhot Baita International Airport as focus cities to promote further growth in the region.

*This information is correct as of April 2017

Why Fly with China Express

How to Check in

Passengers flying with China Express should check with the airline’s website whether online check-in is available on your particular flight. If you are not able to check-in over the web, you can easily go through the check-in process at the airport by visiting a China Express counter. Be sure to arrive at the airport with plenty of time to spare before your flight just to stay on the safe side in case of delays or queues and remember to bring all the necessary documents including your booking reference and passport.

Baggage Allowances and Fees

Baggage allowances can vary from flight to flight with China Express depending on your destination. If your baggage allowance is not clearly stated on your ticket, you should contact the airline directly for accurate information about your flight. Be advised that exceeding your baggage limit will incur excess baggage fees - if you plan to bring more than your allowance permits then contact the airline for up-to-date rates and fees.


China Express flights offer ample legroom so you can stay comfortable during your journey. All flights operated by the airline utilize Bombardier CRJ-900 aircraft which is able to sit up to 90 passengers at a time. Currently China Express has a fleet of 26 aircraft of the same type but may choose to expand and diversify their fleet in the future.

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