China Southern Airlines is to launch direct
flights between Sanya and London Heathrow on 12 July 2018.
The flights will operate two times per week with
Airbus A330-200 aircraft featuring 4 cocoon first-class seats, 24
business-class seats and 187 economy-class seats.
CZ651 is scheduled to depart Sanya at 13:15,
arriving in London at 18:45. The return leg, flight CZ651, will
departing London at 22:10 and arrive backl in Sanya at 16:00 the
China recently launched a visa-free policy in
Hainan for national of 59 countries. Since the visa-free policy
came into effect on 1 May
2018, and more than 19,115 visa-free tourists visited Hainan.