Flights to China from Malaysia to increase to…

Malaysian Transport Minister Datuk Seri Wee Ka Siong announced last week that the CAAC approved 12 more direct flights to China from Malaysia increasing the number of flights from 3 to 15. The number of cities being served will also increase to 7.

The 12 new flights will be split between the four local airlines namely:

  • Malaysia Airlines (3 flights to Xiamen)
  • Batik Air (3 flights to Chengdu)
  • Air Asia (2 flights to Shenzhen + 1 flight to Kunming)
  • Air Asia X (2 flights to Hangzhou + 1 flight to Changsha)