China Southern Airlines is one of the world's largest airlines and is headquartered in Guangzhou, China. From its hub airports at Beijing Capital Airport and Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport, China Southern Airlines flies to 193 destinations worldwide.
The airline has codeshare agreements with many airlines including KLM, Asiana Airlines, Japan Airlines, Pakistan International Airlines, Qantas, Thai Airways International, United Airlines and WestJet and many others.
In 2018, China Southern launched a subsidiary airline, Xiongan Airlines, which operates services from the new international airport in Beijing, Beijing Daxing International Airport.
China Southern Airlines flies to many destinations including Nanjing, Urumqi, Guilin, Guangzhou, Hong Kong, Hangzhou, Kunming, Beijing, Hanoi, Delhi, Ho Chi Minh, Istanbul, Bali, Seoul, Singapore, Frankfurt, London, Tbilisi, Paris, Moscow and many others.
|Almaty||Almaty International Airport||ALA|
|Amsterdam||Amsterdam Airport Schiphol||AMS|
|Anchorage||Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport||ANC|
|Anqing||Anqing Tianzhushan Airport||AQG|
|Anshan||Anshan Teng'ao Airport||AOG|
|Anshun||Anshun Huangguoshu Airport||AVA|
|Ashgabat||Ashgabat International Airport||ASB|
|Auckland||Auckland International Airport||AKL|
|Baku||Heydar Aliyev International Airport||GYD|
|Bangkok||Suvarnabhumi International Airport||BKK|
|Beijing||Beijing Capital International Airport||PEK|
|Beihai||Beihai Fucheng Airport||BHY|
|Bijie||Bijie Feixiong Airport||BFJ|
|Bishkek||Manas International Airport||FRU|
|Busan||Gimhae International Airport||PUS|
|Cebu||Mactan–Cebu International Airport||CEB|
|Changchun||Changchun Longjia International Airport||CGQ|
|Changde||Changde Taohuayuan Airport||CGD|
|Changsha||Changsha Huanghua International Airport||CSX|
|Changzhi||Changzhi Wangcun Airport||CIH|
|Changzhou||Changzhou Benniu Airport||CZX|
|Chengdu||Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport||CTU|
|Cheongju||Cheongju International Airport||CJJ|
|Chiang Mai||Chiang Mai International Airport||CNX|
|Chicago||Chicago O'Hare International Airport||ORD|
|Chizhou||Chizhou Jiuhuashan Airport||JUH|
|Chongqing||Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport||CKG|
|Christchurch||Christchurch International Airport||CHC|
|Colombo||Bandaranaike International Airport||CMB|
|Dalian||Dalian Zhoushuizi International Airport||DLC|
|Da Nang||Da Nang International Airport||DAD|
|Dandong||Dandong Langtou Airport||DDG|
|Daqing||Daqing Sartu Airport||DQA|
|Datong||Datong Yungang Airport||DAT|
|Delhi||Indira Gandhi International Airport||DEL|
|Denpasar||Ngurah Rai International Airport||DPS|
|Dhaka||Shahjalal International Airport||DAC|
|Dubai||Dubai International Airport||DXB|
|Dushanbe||Dushanbe International Airport||DYU|
|Enshi||Enshi Xujiaping Airport||ENH|
|Frankfurt||Frankfurt am Main International Airport||FRA|
|Fuyang||Fuyang Xiguan Airport||FUG|
|Fuyuan||Fuyuan Dongji Airport||FYJ|
|Fuzhou||Fuzhou Changle International Airport||FOC|
|Ganzhou||Ganzhou Huangjin Airport||KOW|
|Guangzhou||Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport||CAN|
|Guiyang||Guiyang Longdongbao International Airport||KWE|
|Guilin||Guilin Liangjiang International Airport||KWL|
|Haikou||Haikou Meilan International Airport||HAK|
|Hami City||Hami Airport||HMI|
|Hangzhou||Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport||HGH|
|Hanoi||Noi Bai International Airport||HAN|
|Hanzhong||Hanzhong Chenggu Airport||HZG|
|Harbin||Harbin Taiping International Airport||HRB|
|Hefei||Hefei Xinqiao International Airport||HFE|
|Heihe||Heihe Aihui Airport||HEK|
|Ho Chi Minh City||Tan Son Nhat International Airport||SGN|
|Hohhot||Hohhot Baita International Airport||HET|
|Hong Kong||Hong Kong International Airport||HKG|
|Huaihua||Huaihua Zhijiang Airport||HJJ|
|Huangshan||Huangshan Tunxi International Airport||TXN|
|Hulunbuir||Hulunbuir Hailar Airport||HLD|
|Irkutsk||Irkutsk International Airport||IKT|
|Islamabad||Islamabad International Airport||ISB|
|Jakarta||Soekarno-Hatta International Airport||CGK|
|Jeju||Jeju International Airport||CJU|
|Jiamusi||Jiamusi Dongjiao Airport||JMU|
|Jinan||Jinan Yaoqiang International Airport||TNA|
|Jinghong||Xishuangbanna Gasa Airport||JHG|
|Jining||Jining Qufu Airport||JNG|
|Jiujiang||Jiujiang Lushan Airport||JIU|
|Jixi||Jixi Xingkaihu Airport||JXA|
|Kaohsiung||Kaohsiung International Airport||KHH|
|Kathmandu||Tribhuvan International Airport||KTM|
|Kota Kinabalu||Kota Kinabalu International Airport||BKI|
|Kuala Lumpur||Kuala Lumpur International Airport||KUL|
|Kunming||Kunming Changshui International Airport||KMG|
|Kuqa||Kuqa Qiuci Airport||KCA|
|Lahore||Allama Iqbal International Airport||LHE|
|Langkawi||Langkawi International Airport||LGK|
|Lanzhou||Lanzhou Zhongchuan International Airport||LHW|
|Lhasa||Lhasa Gonggar Airport||LXA|
|Lianyungang||Lianyungang Baitabu Airport||LYG|
|Lijiang||Lijiang Sanyi International Airport||LJG|
|Los Angeles||Los Angeles International Airport||LAX|
|London||London Heathrow International Airport||LHR|
|London||London Stansted Airport||STN|
|Luoyang||Luoyang Beijiao Airport||LYA|
|Luzhou||Luzhou Yunlong Airport||LZO|
|Macau||Macau International Airport||MFM|
|Malé||Velana International Airport||MLE|
|Manila||Ninoy Aquino International Airport||MNL|
|Mei County||Meixian Airport||MXZ|
|Mexico City||Mexico City International Airport||MEX|
|Mianyang||Mianyang Nanjiao Airport||MIG|
|Milan||Milan Malpensa Airport||MXP|
|Mohe||Mohe Gulian Airport||OHE|
|Moscow||Sheremetyevo International Airport||SVO|
|Mudanjiang||Mudanjiang Hailang International Airport||MDG|
|Nagoya||Chubu Centrair International Airport||NGO|
|Nairobi||Jomo Kenyatta International Airport||NBO|
|Nanchang||Nanchang Changbei International Airport||KHN|
|Nanchong||Nanchong Gaoping Airport||NAO|
|Nanjing||Nanjing Lukou International Airport||NKG|
|Nanning||Nanning Wuxu International Airport||NNG|
|Nanyang||Nanyang Jiangying Airport||NNY|
|New York City||John F. Kennedy International Airport||JFK|
|Nha Trang||Cam Ranh International Airport||CXR|
|Ningbo||Ningbo Lishe International Airport||NGB|
|Nur-Sultan||Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport||TSE|
|Ordos||Ordos Ejin Horo Airport||DSN|
|Osaka||Kansai International Airport||KIX|
|Paris||Paris-Charles de Gaulle International Airport||CDG|
|Penang||Penang International Airport||PEN|
|Phnom Penh||Phnom Penh International Airport||PNH|
|Phu Quoc||Phu Quoc International Airport||PQC|
|Phuket||Phuket International Airport||HKT|
|Saint Petersburg||Pulkovo International Airport||LED|
|Qianjiang||Qianjiang Wulingshan Airport||JIQ|
|Qiemo||Qiemo Yudu Airport||IQM|
|Qingdao||Qingdao Liuting International Airport||TAO|
|Qiqihar||Qiqihar Sanjiazi Airport||NDG|
|Rizhao||Rizhao Shanzihe Airport||RIZ|
|Rome||Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicinno International Airport||FCO|
|San Francisco||San Francisco International Airport||SFO|
|Sanya||Sanya Phoenix International Airport||SYX|
|Sapporo||New Chitose Airport||CTS|
|Seoul||Gimpo International Airport||GMP|
|Seoul||Incheon International Airport||ICN|
|Shanghai||Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport||SHA|
|Shanghai||Shanghai Pudong International Airport||PVG|
|Shantou||Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport||SWA|
|Shenyang||Shenyang Taoxian International Airport||SHE|
|Shenzhen||Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport||SZX|
|Shihezi||Shihezi Huayuan Airport||SHF|
|Shijiazhuang||Shijiazhuang Zhengding International Airport||SJW|
|Shiyan||Shiyan Wudangshan Airport||WDS|
|Siem Reap||Siem Reap International Airport||REP|
|Singapore||Singapore Changi International Airport||SIN|
|Sydney||Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport||SYD|
|Taipei||Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport||TPE|
|Taiyuan||Taiyuan Wusu International Airport||TYN|
|Tanjung Pinang||Raja Haji Fisabilillah International Airport||TNJ|
|Tashkent||Tashkent International Airport||TAS|
|Tbilisi||Tbilisi International Airport||TBS|
|Tehran||Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport||IKA|
|Tengchong||Tengchong Tuofeng Airport||TCZ|
|Tianjin||Tianjin Binhai International Airport||TSN|
|Tokyo||Haneda International Airport||HND|
|Tokyo||Narita International Airport||NRT|
|Tongren||Tongren Fenghuang Airport||TEN|
|Toronto||Toronto Pearson International Airport||YYZ|
|Urumqi||Ürümqi Diwopu International Airport||URC|
|Vancouver||Vancouver International Airport||YVR|
|Vienna||Vienna International Airport||VIE|
|Vientiane||Wattay International Airport||VTE|
|Vladivostok||Vladivostok International Airport||VVO|
|Weihai||Weihai Dashuibo Airport||WEH|
|Wenzhou||Wenzhou Longwan International Airport||WNZ|
|Wuhan||Wuhan Tianhe International Airport||WUH|
|Wuxi||Sunan Shuofang International Airport||WUX|
|Xiamen||Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport||XMN|
|Xi'an||Xi'an Xianyang International Airport||XIY|
|Xiangyang||Xiangyang Liuji Airport||XFN|
|Xingyi||Xingyi Wanfenglin Airport||ACX|
|Xining||Xining Caojiabao International Airport||XNN|
|Xinyuan||Xinyuan Nalati Airport||NLT|
|Xuzhou||Xuzhou Guanyin International Airport||XUZ|
|Yancheng||Yancheng Nanyang International Airport||YNZ|
|Yangon||Yangon International Airport||RGN|
|Yangzhou||Yangzhou Taizhou International Airport||YTY|
|Yanji||Yanji Chaoyangchuan International Airport||YNJ|
|Yantai||Yantai Penglai International Airport||YNT|
|Yichang||Yichang Sanxia Airport||YIH|
|Yichun||Yichun Lindu Airport||LDS|
|Yinchuan||Yinchuan Hedong International Airport||INC|
|Yongzhou||Yongzhou Lingling Airport||LLF|
|Yulin||Yulin Yuyang Airport||UYN|
|Yuncheng||Yuncheng Guangong Airport||YCU|
|Zhangjiajie||Zhangjiajie Hehua International Airport||DYG|
|Zhengzhou||Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport||CGO|
|Zhongdian||Diqing Shangri-La Airport||DIG|
|Zhuhai||Zhuhai Jinwan Airport||ZUH|
|Zhoushan||Zhoushan Putuoshan Airport||HSN|
|Zunyi||Zunyi Xinzhou Airport||ZYI|
Hand luggage, no matter how many pieces you are carrying, must be a maximum of 5kg, and no greater than 115cm in combined dimensions.
Passengers travelling in First Class are permitted 2 x 5kg bags.
Passengers travelling in Business, Premium Economy or Economy Class are permitted 1 x 5kg bag.
Passenger’s checked baggage allowance is dependent on the route and class flying. For most flights from Japan, America, Australia, New Zealand, Russia and journeys from Singapore to China, passengers are entitled to 2 pieces of baggage in Business Class and Premium Economy and Economy Class with a maximum weight of 32kg in First and Business Class, and 23kg for Economy Class.
China Southern offer online check-in for most of their flights and the link to this service can be found here. All the times for opening and shutting as below:
For passengers flying from Delhi, online check-in will open from 14:00 1 day before departure, closing 120 minutes before departure.
For passengers flying from Dubai, online check-in will open from 12:00 1 day before departure, closing 90 minutes before departure.
For passengers flying from Frankfurt, online check-in will open from 15:00 1 day before departure, closing 120 minutes before departure.
For passengers flying from Los Angeles, online check-in will open from 23:00 1 day before departure, closing 90 minutes before departure.
For passengers flying from New York, online check-in will open from 11:15 1 day before departure, closing 180 minutes before departure.
For passengers flying from Pusan, online check-in will open from 1400 1 day before departure, closing 60 minutes before departure.
For passengers flying from Seoul, online check-in will open from 1400 2 days before departure, closing 80 minutes before departure.
For passengers flying from all other cities, online check-in will open from 1400 1 day before departure, closing 60 minutes before departure.
Alternatively, passengers can check in at the airport check-in counter.
For Passengers flying from Shanghai Pudong (International) must check in at least 50 minutes prior to departure.
For passenger flying from Beijing, Cheng Du, Chong Qing, Guang Zhou, Haerbin, Hai Kou, Kun Ming, San Ya, Shanghai Hongqio, Shanghair Pudong, Wu Han (Domestic), Shen Yang, Shen Zhen, Tian Jin (International) must check in at least 45 minutes prior to departure.
For passenger flying from Chang Chun, Chang Sha, Da Lian, Gui Yang, Hang Zhou, Lahsa, Ning Bo, Qing Dao, Tian Jin (Domestic), Urumqi, Wen Zhou, Wu Xi, Xi An, Zheng Zhou, Zhu Hai must check in at least 40 minutes prior to departure.
For Passengers flying from Fu Zhou, Gui Lin, JieYang ChaoShan, Mian Yang, Nan Chang, Nan Chong, Nan Ning, Wei Hai, Wu Yi Shan, Yan Tai, Yin Chuan must check in at least 30 minutes prior to departure.
All Economy passengers can enjoy both the finest East Asian cuisines and the best Western food, as well as in-flight entertainment on longer flights.
On the A380, the comfortable seating comes with adjustable headrests, seat cushions, and backrests. A personal 9-inch flat-screen LCD TV and rich entertainment options offer an extraordinary flying experience. A full range of office software applications allows you to process Word, Excel and other commonly used files.
The B787 provides higher cabin humidity levels and cleaner air, and windows are 65% larger than ordinary aircraft windows. Electronically controlled, color-changing optical systems replace traditional window blinds. Uniquely designed cup holders make it easy to store drinks. A 9-inch personal LCD TV is provided.
The A330 has a 2-4-2 seating layout; Seat spacing is 81 cm (32 in); Seat width is 43-44 cm (17 in); Spacious and comfortable seat design offers balanced back support.
The Premium Economy class is situated at the front of the Economy cabin and gives passengers a more relaxed journey, with greater space.
Premium Economy gives passengers the same great service that Economy Class passengers get but with a few added extras.
Premium Economy passengers are the first to be served in the Economy cabin, with the option to order from a selection of food and drink.
On longer flights, passengers can enjoy a range of television shows, movies, music and other in-flight entertainment through the airline's entertainment system.
Premium Economy seats are set out either in a 3 x 3 or 2 x 4 x 2 formation. Seat pitch is between 35–37 inches and width is 19.5–20.5 inches, depending on the aircraft flown on.
China Southern Airlines offers Business Class seating across all its flights; the package is comprehensive, and from booking to arrival, passengers will receive a premium service.
Pre-flight lounges are available. Built-in amenities include a literature pocket, magazine rack, reading light, and USB port. The digital entertainment system includes a 15-inch flat-screen, with noise cancelling headphones, as well as a full range of office software applications allows you to process Word, Excel and other commonly used files. In-flight meals include a choice of East Asian and Western cuisine.
On all aircraft, at the simple push of a button the seats will recline down into a fully flat and spacious bed.
On the A380, the 1-2-1 configuration means all have aisle access, and an adjustable privacy divider between the two adjacent seats in the centre allows you to choose your degree of privacy.
The A330 has a 2-2-2 configuration, with plenty of space.
All First Class passengers can enjoy both the finest East Asian cuisines and the best Western food.
First Class passengers can make the most of the First Class Lounge and Sky Pearl Lounge at Beijing International Airport.
The A380 offers eight specially tailored private flat-bed suites that give you an extraordinary travel experience. Adjustable power seats can be converted into a bed. Additions include a massive 23-inch flat-screen LCD TV, six different lighting schemes, and private storage cabinet with combination lock.
On the B787, four fully-reclinable cocoon seats provide exclusive accommodation. Ergonomic seats offer electronically controlled back massage, and LCD TV and USB ports are available.
The A330 offers a 1-2-1 passenger cabin layout, with fully reclining cocoon seating, LCD TV and USB ports.
On China southern Airlines' newest aircraft, passengers can enjoy over 600 hours of excellent entertainment with plenty of TV shows, movies and more.
From BBC comedies to popular Chinese TV shows, China Southern Airlines offers something for everyone. Watch captivating nature documentaries, dramas and much more.
Find films for all the family on board your China Southern Airlines flight. From Hindi to French to English, there's films in a variety of languages to suit every taste!
China Southern Airlines offer passengers East Asian cuisine and Western food, to ensure there is always something to suit your taste. Western dishes are modern and healthy, with low-calorie options.Chinese main dishes are inspired by Cantonese cuisine, made with authentic and locally sourced ingredients. Business and First class passengers can enjoy the famous China Southern Airline dish; Beeg ‘big bowl’ noodles. Breakfast will often be the choice of cereals, eggs, pastries, bread and fruits.
Passengers can order special meals for their special diet, at least 24 hours before flying (Kosher meals must be requested 48 hours before flying). They can be ordered by calling customer services. The special meals available to order are:
|Children Meals||Baby Meal|
|Religious Meals||Hindu Meal|
|Vegetarian Jain Meal|
|No Beef Meal|
|Dietary Meals||Bland Meal|
|Low Calorie Meal|
|Low Fat Meal|
|Low Salt Meal|
|Low Lactose Meal|
|Gluten Intolerant Meal|
|Fruit Platter Meal|
|Vegetarian Raw Meal|
|Liquid Diet Meal|
|Vegetarian Meals||Vegetarian Hindu Meal|
|Vegetarian Vegan Meal|
|Vegetarian Oriental Meal|
|Vegetarian Lacto-Ovo Meal|
China Southern Airlines offer passengers an ‘In-flight cellar’ service, as well as a ‘inflight tea garden’. This gives passengers the options or enjoy alcoholic beverages, with wines from France, USA, Australia and Chile, as well as brandy, whiskey, liqueur and other drinks. In addition, the inflight tea garden allows passengers to experience the traditional Chinese tea culture.
China Southern Airlines offers a frequent flyer program called Sky Pearl to reward regular passengers with the airline. Sky Pearl Club offers Sky Pearl Club members comprehensive and convenient service throughout China.
Sky Peal Club allows its club members earn FFP miles not only flying CZ domestic segments but on flights of other SkyTeam member airline as well. When making your flight booking through Alternative Airlines, there is the option to select your chosen frequent flyer program from the drop-down options. Simply add your personal membership number and start collecting points.
China Southern Airlines operates a fleet of Airbus and Boeing Aircraft. This includes 99 x Airbus A321-200, 117 x Airbus A320-200, 33 x Airbus A330-300, 163 x Boeing 737-800, and 24 x Boeing 737 MAX 8.
China Southern Airlines is part of the SkyTeam Alliance which is a leading global airline network, with 20 member airlines. These include Aerolineas Argentinas, Air Europa, Alitalia, China Airlines, Delta, AeroMexico, Kenya Airways, KLM, Garuda Indonesia and many more.
Beijing Capital International Airport is located in Chaoyang District, Beijing and has three runways. It is the hub airport for China Southern Airlines and other airlines including Hainan Airlines and China Airlines. Other airlines which fly to and from Beijing Capital International Airport include Air Canada, Singapore Airlines, Spring Airlines, SriLankan Airlines, Thai Airways, Transaero Airlines, United Airlines, Ukraine International Airlines, Ruili Airlines, Ural Airlines and many others.
Airlines that fly similar routes to China Southern include Air China, China Eastern, Eva Air and China Airlines. Please click on the logos below to find out more: