China Eastern Airlines Flights To Vancouver
China Eastern Flight Schedules
Vancouver, BC Canada to Shanghai, China (YVR to PVG) Flight Number 582. Departs 1:30 PM Frequency: Daily *
Shanghai, China to Vancouver, BC Canada (PVG to YVR) Flight Number 581. Departs 1:30 PM Frequency: Daily *
* Flight times subject to change, confirm with airline.
Best time to fly for cheap airline tickets: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday. Avoid weekends and Monday or Friday departures for the best airfares.
China Eastern Airlines introduced non-stop flights to Vancouver Canada from Shanghai China in November 2010. This was a very significant announcement for business and tourism between China and Canada. An indicator of the significance to the BC economy is that the announcement of the new China Eastern Airlines flights was made by the Premier of BC.
This has led to even more flights between China and Vancouver. In June 2011, China Eastern competitor, China Southern Airlines announced non-stop flights from Vancouver to Guangzhou.
Flights From Shanghai to Vancouver
China Eastern Airlines flights are daily and non stop from Shanghai to Vancouver, year-round. Flights from Vancouver to Shanghai with China Eastern are also non stop and daily.
About China Eastern Airlines
China Eastern was founded in 1988. It's headquarters are in Shanghai, which is the location of its main airport hubs. There are two International airports for the city. Flights from Canada arrive at the Shanghai Pudong International Airport.
Based on passengers carried, the airline is the second largest in China. In 2010, the airline carried over 60 million passengers. They have a strong share of the international market and are actively pursuing new international routes. Currently they are working on approval for flights to Hawaii. Their longest non stop flight is from Shanghai to New York.
Their frequent flyer program is called Eastern Miles. On June 21, 2011 the airline became an official member of the SkyTeam airline alliance. Other member airlines include; Delta Air Lines, Air France, China Southern Airlines, Aeromexico and KLM.Photo attribution http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:CEA_B737-700_takeoff_b.jpg
Note: Confirm the latest flight schedule with China Eastern Airlines as flight schedules can change at any time.
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