Hainan to start flying the Shenzhen – Madrid route

The yellow "Kung Fu Panda" Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner (third in a series)

Hainan Airlines (Haikou and Beijing) will launch the Shenzhen – Madrid route on March 22. The new route will be operated weekly with Boeing 787 Dreamliners.

The airline issued this statement:

Hainan Airlines will officially launch nonstop service between Madrid and Shenzhen on March 22, 2018. The route will be serviced by a Boeing 787 Dreamliner, with two round trip flights weekly, on Mondays and Fridays. This will be Hainan Airlines’ first direct service between China and Spain.

Shenzhen is located in southern China, adjacent to Hong Kong. Shenzhen’s picturesque coast, pleasant climate and varied theme parks have turned the city into an attractive travel destination. As a key economic hub in southern China, Shenzhen leads in several sectors, including IT, finance and innovative technologies. The splendid city has attracted the world’s attention with its amazing growth rate.

After arriving at Shenzhen, travellers can fly on to other Chinese cities, including Beijing, Shanghai and Xi’an, via Hainan Airlines’ domestic network. Hainan Airlines recently also launched three nonstop international routes: ShenzhenAuckland, Shenzhen-Brisbane and Shenzhen-Cairns, providing another high-quality choice for Spanish travellers en route to New Zealand and Australia.

Hainan Airlines Shenzhen-Madrid Flight Timetable (All times are local):


Flight No.

Dep. Time

Arr. Time







Thursday and Sunday






Monday and Friday


(Note: The above timetable is for reference only, subject to change between winter and summer time at certain destinations. Please confirm the exact departure and arrival times on the day you plan to fly when purchasing your ticket.)

Copyright Photo: Hainan Airlines Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner B-7302 (msn 36219) (Dreamworks Kung Fu Panda) YYZ (TMK Photography). Image: 938164.

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