According to Air China, from November 24th, a new direct flight from Chongqing to Tokyo will be launched. This flight will be the first direct flight between Chongqing and Japan. Recently, Air China also plans to open a direct flight from Chongqing and Okinawa.
The air route will be operated by Boeing 737 aircraft. The flight CA433 will leave Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport at 13:00 Beijing time. It will arrive in Tokyo at 18:25 local time. The flight time is 4.5 hours. The return flight CA434 will depart from Narita International Airport at 19:30 local time. It will arrive in Chongqing at 23:45 Beijing time.
Chongqing is China’s fourth municipality after Beijing, Shanghai, and Tianjin. It has maintained rapid economic development and also preserved the wonderful natural environment. Chongqing is the common starting port for the Yangtze River Cruise, and starting from here, tourists can go for a downstream tour to the Three Gorges.