Sichuan Airlines

Sichuan Airlines is a Chinese airline mostly operating flights within the East Asian region, although it also offers flights \further to Dubai International Airport, Australia and the United States. Its main operating base is Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport and another hub at Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport, Sichuan Airlines has a large fleet of 120 aircraft flying to over 60 destinations. Initially founded in 1986, Sichuan Airlines also owns a subsidiary airline, Chengdu Airlines, and offers membership to its Golden Panda frequent flyer program.

*This information is correct as of March 2017

Why Fly with Sichuan Airlines

How to Check in

Those flying with Sichuan Airlines are able to check-in the old fashioned way at an airport counter. Be advised that check-in times can vary according to your destination and airport, so check directly with the airline for accurate information. Online check-ins are not currently supported by Sichuan Airlines but this is subject to change in the future.

Baggage Allowances and Fees

Passengers with Sichuan Airlines are entitled to bring baggage to check-in as part of the fare, although how much you are allowed depends on your flight and cabin class. On most flights passengers are permitted one item of baggage weighing up to 23kg, while this is increased to two items up to 23kg each on intercontinental flights. Those flying in Business Class and First Class are permitted additional baggage allowances as part of the fare. In addition to checked baggage, travelers are also allowed to bring hand baggage on board no heavier than 10kg or larger than 55cm x 40cm x 20cm. Be advised that excess baggage charges apply if you exceed your allowance - check with the airline for up-to-date rates.


Sichuan Airlines flights offer a regular Economy Class alongside Business Class seating and even First Class fares on certain routes for those who like to fly in style. Passengers are served complimentary meals as part of the fare on intercontinental routes in addition to beverages to stay refreshed during your trip.

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