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New direct flight to link Qingdao and Paris

Date: 2019.04.16 Author: Celia Tang

Since June 19th, a new direct flight will open between Qingdao, a beautiful seaside city in Shandong Province, and Paris, the capital of France, according to China Eastern Airlines. This flight will be the first flight linking Qingdao and Paris.


The flight will be operated by Airbus 330 aircraft of China Eastern Airlines. The flight MU797 will leave Qingdao Liuting International Airport at 12:00 noon Beijing time on every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. After 12 hours’ flight, on 18:05 local time, it will arrive at Aéroport International Charles de Gaulle. The return flight will departs from Paris at 20:05 local time, and it will arrive in Qingdao at 12:55 (+1) Beijing time.


Qingdao is a seaside city in the southeast Shandong Province. Qingdao is bordered by the Yellow Sea on the two sides, and it has the largest bathing beach in Asia. The famous Tsingtao Beer is produced here. Qingdao is also known as the Switzerland of the Orient, because of its clear air, water, and beautiful sceneries.