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New direct flight to link Shanghai and Helsinki

Date: 2019.07.03 Author: Charles Wang

On June 28, Juneyao Airlines launched a new direct flight between Shanghai, economic center of China, and Helsinki, the capital of Finland.


“The new direct air route will offer more flexible and convenient flight experience to passengers,” Juneyao Airlines announced.


This flight will be operated by Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The flight HO1607 will leave terminal 2 of Shanghai Pudong International Airport at 00:55 Beijing time every day. It will arrive at terminal 2 of Helsinki-Vantaa Airport at 6:20 local time. The flight time will be about 11.5 hours. The return flight HO1608 will depart from Helsinki at 14:20 local time. It will arrive in Shanghai at 04:20(next day) Beijing time.


Shanghai is one of the four municipalities under the direct administration of the central government of the People's Republic of China. As the largest city in China by population, it is an international financial and transport hub. Shanghai holds a lot of attractions, and The Bund is one of the very famous. British-style buildings can still be seen on The Bund, while French-style buildings are still to be found in the former French Concession. History has shaped Shanghai a great city for traveling.