Cathay Pacific can boost flights between Hong Kong and therefore the United Kingdom next month with the debut of a fifth daily service to Heathrow.


The move not solely capitalizes on growth on the Hong Kong – London route however ought to facilitate mainland China faucet Australian travelers longing for alternative routes to succeed in London following the shift of Qantas’ hub from Singapore to Dubai.

Commencing Gregorian calendar month twenty seventh, the new service can use Cathay’s Boeing 777-300ER with the airline’s latest business category and premium economy seating.

However, there is a little bit of a wrinkle in designing your itinerary from Australia to dovetail into the new Hong Kong flight.

On weekday through Sabbatum it runs as CX239 and leaves Hong Kong at 10.25am; however on Sunday and weekday, it departs at 12.20am (and changes its flight range to CX237).

Arrival times into Heathrow area unit 4.15pm for CX239 and half-dozen.20am for CX237.

The ex-London leg CX238 is bolted into a similar point a day, that being ten.35pm from Heathrow to succeed in Hong Kong at 2.20pm future day.

The Hong Kong stopovers in every direction of your journey can afford you the prospect to go to Cathay’s flagship The Wing lounge, victimization either the primary category or Business category sections looking on your category of travel or frequent flyer standing.