Sichuan Airlines officially released the news on April 30, Sichuan Airlines plans to open a regular round-trip flight from Chengdu to Istanbul, Turkey. By then, Chengdu will have direct flights to Turkey.
Istanbul also spans Europe and Asia and is an ancient city where Eastern and Western cultures blend. The Sichuan Airlines Chengdu Istanbul route is scheduled to open on April 30 this year. The flight schedule is Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, and the Airbus A330 is used for flight. The flight number is 3U8187, departing from Chengdu at 02:00, arriving in Istanbul at 07:00, returning from 3U8188, departing from Istanbul at 09:45, and arriving in Chengdu at 23:35 (the above time is local time, and finally the ticket is purchased. The time inquiry is correct; Turkey is 5 hours slower than China during daylight saving time, and the rest is 6 hours slower than China). Passengers can check the reservation through the official channels and agents of Sichuan Airlines.
Sichuan Airlines also revealed that it will open a number of international routes this year. It plans to open Chengdu to Rome in June and to extend the route from Chengdu to Denmark to Helsinki, Finland, and new flights to Yangon, Myanmar, Sapporo, Japan and Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam.