Air China

Air China: Covid-19 Ticket Change, Destinations Served, Hubs, Flight Classes, Flight Reservations Numbers

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Air China Airlines ranks #1 airline in China followed by its counterpart Chinese Eastern Airlines. The airline handles the flights with Airbus A319, A320, A321, A330, A350, B737, B747, B777, B787 and ARJ21 aircrafts.

Covid-19 Ticket Change

Get in touch with the airline in case your travel is affected. We couldn’t find any relevant information on the official website of Air China.

Airline Overview

IATA code: CA
Type: Major Airline
Headquarters: Shunyi District, Beijing
Airline Alliance: Star Alliance
Airline On-Time Performance: 68.9 (2 out of 5 stars)
Flights: 492,071

Destinations Served by Air China

Air China operates flights to 98 destinations inside and outside mainland China. It flies on 44 routes in China.

From US cities, New York, Washington, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Hawaii, and Houston, you can find Air China flights. To know about the flight schedules, availability and fare and confirm your tickets, call on the flight reservation number for Air China displayed above.

Outside China, in Asia it has flights to the Republic of Korea, Japan, India, Thailand and Malaysia, Pakistan, Indonesia, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Mongolia, Singapore and UAE.

The airline extends its network by having codeshare agreements with United Airlines, Air Canada, Avianca, Cathay Pacific, China Express Airlines and LOT Polish Airlines to name a few.

Airline Hubs

Primary hubs are as follows:

Airport NameAirport CodeLocation/City
Beijing Capital International AirportPEKBeijing
Beijing Daxing International AirportPKXBeijing
Chengdu Shuangliu International AirportCTUChengdu

Secondary hubs are as follows:

Airport NameAirport CodeLocation/City
Shanghai Pudong International AirportPVGShanghai

Familiarity with hub airports helps you easily find nonstop flights, which help you save time considerably. In case you don’t find one, Air China has got you covered with its connecting flights with one, two or more stops enroute.

Call for Air China flight booking for your one-way or round-trip flight booking. Do take note of the stopover or connection airport and the duration of halt there in case of a connecting flight.

Types of Flight Experience

#1. Basic Economy

ParametersShort-haul routesLong-haul routes
Seat pitch (inches)30 to 3131 to 33
Seat width (inches)17 to 1817 to 18
Seat TypeStandardStandard
Personal TV screenYes (On-demand TV)Yes (On-demand TV)
Laptop power portNo  Only on Airbus A350-900 (359) and Airbus A330-300 (333)
Free Checked-in Baggage (Economy Standard)1 bag,23 kg (50lb)

the sum of L+W+H per piece≤158cm

1 bag,23 kg (50lb), the sum of L+W+H per piece≤158cm
Free Checked-in Baggage (Economy Flex/Full Flex)2 pcs,23 kg (50lb)/pcs, the sum of L+W+H per piece≤158cm2 pcs,23 kg (50lb)/pcs, the sum of L+W+H per piece≤158cm
Free Carry-on Baggage1 bag up to 8kg, Measurement of all 3 dimensions should not exceed 55 cm1 bag up to 8kg, Measurement of all 3 dimensions should not exceed 55 cm
FoodMeals and drinks are included in the price of your ticket as well as non-alcoholic and alcoholic beverages.Meals and drinks are included in the price of your ticket as well as non-alcoholic and alcoholic beverages.

The distance between two rows of seats, this is the best indicator of legroom. More is better.

The distance between the armrests of a single seat. More is better.

#2. Business Class

ParametersShort-haul flightsLong-haul routes
Seat pitch (inches)36 to 44158 to 60
Seat width (inches)2120 to 22
Seat TypeReclinerFlat Bed, Angle Lie Flat
Personal TV screenYes (On-Demand TV)On-Demand TV
Laptop power portNoYes (AC Power)
Free Checked-in Baggage2 checked-in up to 32 kg

The sum of the three sides ≤273 cm

2 checked-in up to 32 kg

The sum of the three sides ≤273 cm

Free Carry-on Baggage2 bags up to 8kg, Measurement of all 3 dimensions should not exceed 55 cm2 bags up to 8kg, Measurement of all 3 dimensions should not exceed 55 cm
FoodTwo Chinese and two Western-style main meals to choose from, as well as one Chinese and one Western soup option. This will be followed by cheese, dessert, chocolates and fruit.Two Chinese and two Western-style main meals to choose from, as well as one Chinese and one Western soup option. This will be followed by cheese, dessert, chocolates and fruit.

#3. First Class

ParametersShort-haul flightsLong-haul routes
Seat pitch (inches)36 to 44180 to 83
Seat width (inches)2121 to 26.5
Seat TypeReclinerOpen suite or Flat Bed 
Personal TV screenYes (On-Demand TV)Yes (On-Demand TV)
Laptop power portNoYes (AC Power)
Free Checked-in Baggage3 checked-in up to 32 kg

The sum of the three sides ≤158 cm

3 checked-in up to 32 kg

The sum of the three sides ≤158 cm

Free Carry-on Baggage2 bags up to 8kg, Measurement of all 3 dimensions should not exceed 55 cm2 bags up to 8kg, Measurement of all 3 dimensions should not exceed 55 cm
FoodTwo Chinese and two Western-style main meals to choose from, as well as one Chinese and one Western soup option. This will be followed by cheese, dessert, chocolates and fruit.Two Chinese and two Western-style main meals to choose from, as well as one Chinese and one Western soup option. This will be followed by cheese, dessert, chocolates and fruit.

Passengers with infants across all classes are allowed to carry the following for free:

  1. Food and disposable diapers for use with the infant during the flight
  2. One portable, collapsible stroller may be brought into the cabin providing that its dimensions do not exceed 55 cm in length, 40 cm in width and 20 cm in height when folded. Strollers larger than this should be checked in.

Note: Visit Air China Official Site or Contact on Air China Flight Reservation Number displayed on it to know more about the flight experience and itineraries.

Phone Numbers in USA for Managing Reservation with Air China

Reservation Phone Number +1 855 936 1490
Customer Service Phone Number (Ticket Change)+1 855 936 1490
Customer Service Phone Number (Cancellation)+1 855 936 1490
Phone Number for Support in Spanish1(800)221-1212
Baggage Phone Number1-800-325-8224
Disability Assistance Number404-209-3434
Phone Number for Vacation Trip with Air China1-800-800-1504

Frequently Asked Questions on Air China Flight Reservations

#1. How to find Air China tickets at the lowest fare?

Book your Air China flight reservation 3 to 4 weeks in advance of your travel date.

#2. How do I make an Air China flight booking?

For Air China flight reservation, call on the flight booking phone number. Keep information and payment details handy before you call. It saves time and helps you avoid errors in haste.

#3. Do I need to reserve a seat for my infant?

Not required, if you have an infant. The airline considers infant as children under 2 years (24 months). You must, however, inform the airline that the infant will be traveling on your lap. Lap children can only be held by passengers who are at least 16 years of age.

#4. Do I need to provide a proof of a negative COVID-19 test?

It depends upon your travel destination. If you are arriving to China, a medical test for COVID-19 from a test conducted within 5 days before boarding is mandatory.

#5. Can I cancel my airline ticket for free?

Within the 24-hour window of the flight ticket purchased, free cancellation is allowed, provided the travel date is 7 days or beyond from the date of purchase. For other tickets, fare rules are applicable. Call on the flight cancellation number for Air China to know more.