Hohhot airport launches routes to Hong Kong, Yangon
The curvilinear exterior of Hohhot Baita International Airport. [Photo/Hohhot Evening News]
Hohhot, capital city of North China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region, is set to add two new destinations to its list – with flights to Hong Kong and Yangon city in Myanmar starting from the end of the month.
Starting from Oct 29, flights from Hohhot to Hong Kong will operate every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The flight will depart Hohhot at 9:00 am and arrive in Hong Kong at 4:05 pm local time.
The return flight will depart Hong Kong at 5:05 pm and arrive in Hohhot at 11:55 pm. The flight will be operated by China Eastern Airlines with the flight number MU9615/16.
Additionally, starting from Oct 31, flights from Hohhot to Yangon will operate every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The flight will depart Hohhot at 9:00 am and arrive in Yangon at 2:10 pm local time.
The return flight will depart Yangon at 3:10 pm and arrive in Hohhot at 11:55 pm. The flight will also be operated by China Eastern Airlines, with the flight number MU9641/42.
The new routes are expected to provide more convenient travel options for passengers traveling between Hohhot and the two popular destinations.
Hong Kong is known for its vibrant cityscape and international business reputation, while Yangon offers unique cultural experiences and historical landmarks. The addition of these routes is expected to boost tourism and trade between Hohhot and these cities.