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China Eastern’s New Route to the Maldives- Kunming to VIA

Velana International Airport has made an exciting announcement, which will make travel to the Maldives easier for Chinese travellers.

On 28th February, China Eastern‘s flight from Kunming, China landed at Velana International Airport. This new route marks another accomplishment since the COVID-19 pandemic. China Eastern is officially ready to connect travellers from Kunming to China this year, to enjoy the sunny side of life!

China Eastern is the second largest airline in China, connecting thousands of travellers to the Maldives each year. As the Maldives welcomed over 50,481 tourists in February alone, this new route by China Eastern is expected to bring in even more Chinese travellers to the country. The airline is known to be the number one choice for Chinese travellers looking to visit the Maldives. In addition to providing an additional route for Chinese travellers, the airline will also host flights every day of the week!

In addition to this route, travellers can also fly to the Maldives through Shanghai with China Eastern Airline. Travellers who enjoy flying with the airline can also look into the new codesharing agreement with Virgin Atlantic. The code-sharing agreement gives travellers access to more business and leisure connections in East Asia. In addition to this, travellers can also get access to more destinations throughout China.

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