Hong Kong Airlines & Express plans Taipei/Kaohsiung service launch in S11
As per 27MAR11 GDS timetable display, Hong Kong Airlines is to introduce 27 weekly Hong Kong – Taipei Taoyuan service on board Airbus A330-200 aircraft, while sister carrier Hong Kong Express to operate Daily Hong Kong – Kaohsiung service. Hong Kong Express currently operates 2 Daily Hong Kong – Taichung flight.
Both routes are currently subject to Government approval and upcoming bilateral talks between Hong Kong and Taiwan. As a result, these flights are not open for reservations.
Once service begins, Hong Kong Airlines becomes the 5th carrier to operate Hong Kong – Taipei Taoyuan service, which overall frequency on these routes increases to 295 weekly flights, or average of 42-43 Daily flights. On Hong Kong – Kaohsiung service, overall daily service increases up to 10-11 Daily.
Hong Kong – Taipei Taoyuan
HX281 HKG0830 – 1000TPE 332 D
HX283 HKG1050 – 1240TPE 332 D
HX181 HKG1230 – 1410TPE 332 246
HX183 HKG1750 – 1930TPE 332 246
HX285 HKG2315 – 0050+1TPE 332 D
HX286 TPE0810 – 0950HKG 332 D 28MAR11-
HX282 TPE1100 – 1240HKG 332 D
HX284 TPE1340 – 1520HKG 332 D
HX182 TPE1510 – 1650HKG 332 246
HX184 TPE2030 – 2210HKG 332 246
Hong Kong – Kaohsiung
UO175 HKG2130 – 2250KHH 738 x57
UO175 HKG2325 – 0045+1KHH 738 57
UO176 KHH0740 – 0910HKG 738 x57
UO176 KHH0800 – 0930HKG 738 57