Korean Air adds flights to China, Japan and Israel

Korean Air will soon resume operations on more routes to China, Japan and Israel after a long COVID pause.

Korean Air will resume flights to Shanghai, Nanjing and Qingdao in China; Sapporo and Okinawa in Japan; and Tel Aviv, Israel.

From November 20, the airline will fly once a week on Sundays on its route to Shanghai. Flights depart from Incheon at 8:30 am and land in Shanghai Pudong at 9:55 am. Return flights depart Shanghai at 1:05 p.m. and arrive in Incheon at 4:10 p.m.

Flights on the Incheon-Nanjing route will resume once a week on Wednesdays from December 7. Flights depart from Seoul at 09:00 and land in Nanjing at 10:30. Return flights depart from Nanjing at 1:15 p.m. and land in Seoul at 4:55 p.m.

From December 11, the airline will resume flight operations on the Incheon-Qingdao route, flying once a week on Sundays. The flight departs Incheon at 09:05 and lands in Qingdao at 09:45. The return flight departs Qingdao at 10:55 p.m. and lands in Incheon at 1:25 p.m.

The airline resumed operations on the Incheon-Dalian route once a week on Fridays from October 28, and increased its frequency on the Incheon-Shenyang and Incheon-Tianjin routes from once a week to twice a week, operating on Tuesdays/Fridays and Tuesdays/ Saturdays.

Korean Air will resume operations on some of its key Japanese routes in line with the recovery in travel demand following the resumption of the country’s visa waiver program. Daily flights to Sapporo Chitose will resume on December 1, departing from Incheon at 10:05 am and arriving in Sapporo at 12:45 pm. Return flights leave Sapporo at 2:00 p.m. and land in Incheon at 5:15 p.m.

Flights to Okinawa will resume on December 1, operating four times a week on Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays, departing from Incheon at 8:05 am and arriving in Okinawa at 10:25 am. Return flights leave Okinawa at 11:35 am and land in Incheon at 1:55 pm.

With Japan’s border measures easing, travelers are preparing to visit Japan for shopping, gourmet dining, hot springs and golf.

Flights to Tel Aviv will resume on December 26 and operate three times a week on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, departing Incheon at 2:35 p.m. and arriving in Tel Aviv at 8 p.m. Return flights leave Tel Aviv at 9:55 p.m. and land in Incheon at 3:10 p.m. the following day.

Tel Aviv, an Israeli city where tradition and modernity coexist, is close to many religious pilgrimage sites and is also famous for its mild climate and exotic natural scenery of the Mediterranean Sea and the Dead Sea.

Korean Air will continue to meet increasing travel demand by resuming suspended routes and increasing capacity, providing customers with a seamless and convenient travel experience.

Leave a Comment