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A leader in connectivity between North America and China, Air China (CA) forges ahead with new routes to bring peoples and cultures together.

Our nonstop services, robust route networks and seamless connections to cities in China and Asia are convenient for business and leisure travelers. In the air or on the ground, you will experience our warm welcoming hospitality.

Exclusive personal concierge and complimentary chauffeured luxury car service to and from the airports in Beijing, Shanghai, Chongqing, Tianjin, Chengdu, Hangzhou, Nanjing, Guangzhou and Shenzhen are available to our premium guests.

Premium economy cabins are also available on our Boeing 747-8i and Boeing 787-9 used in our New York, Newark, San Francisco and Los Angeles routes. Upgrading to premium economy has never been easier or more affordable.

Travelers in North America are served by Air China’s 10 gateways in the USA with nonstop flights to China’s capital Beijing from Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York, Newark, Washington Dulles, Houston, Honolulu, Vancouver and Montreal as well as nonstop service from San Jose to Shanghai and from Los Angeles to Shenzhen.

A member of Star Alliance, the leading global airline network, we provide our passengers with the benefits of Star’s vast worldwide reach and seamless travel experience. Accrued miles from Air China are elite miles that build up toward your membership status, allowing you to enjoy the benefits of the Star Alliance network more quickly. This includes easy access to a global network of 1,330 airports in 190 countries.


Earn 4x Orbucks on Air China flights

If there’s a destination in Asia on your travel list, now is the time to book. Air China, a Star Alliance partner with hubs in Shanghai, Beijing and Chengdu, is offering 4x Orbucks on any of its hundreds of routes worldwide. Book between November 4–December 1, 2019. See terms below.


With an average fleet of 6.53 years, Air China and its majority owned subsidiaries had a combined fleet of 655 aircraft at end of 2017. The total number has since gone up with new deliveries in 2018.

Air China became the first Mainland China customer to order and take ownership of Airbus’ A350-XWB. Our first A350-900 jetliner features a comfortable three-class cabin layout of 312 seats: 32 lie-flat business, 24 premium economy and 256 economy.

Configured for your safety and maximum comfort, Air China’s B777-300ER features eight luxury suites in the Forbidden Pavilion (First Class), 41 flat-bed seats in the Capital Pavilion (Business Class) and 259 spacious economy seats with individual TV monitors, audio-video on demand (AVOD) and personal power sockets so you can work and play any time. First and business class cabins feature a central bar, wine cooler and many other amenities to make your trip truly relaxing and enjoyable.



A personal meet and greet service upon arrival in Beijing is available for those who purchase first or business class tickets. We also provide our revenue premium guests a complimentary chauffeured luxury sedan transfer to and from the airports in Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu, Tianjin, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Chongqing, Hangzhou and Nanjing to any final destination within these airport cities. Passengers with next-day connections from Beijing can also available themselves of complimentary accommodations at select hotels.



Exploring Beijing’s stunning scenery, centuries-old tradition and history, exotic blend of old and new has never been easier and more affordable. Visitors in China with passports issued by 53 designated countries, including the United States and Canada, can enjoy a visa-free stay of up to 144 hours in Beijing—Air China’s hub and home to many UNESCO World Heritage Sites and some of the world’s iconic attractions such as the Great Wall, the Forbidden City and many more.



Air China offers the convenience of check-through baggage to your final destination, allowing you to transfer in Beijing without having to go through the hassle of picking up your checked-in baggage for your connecting flight.

This service is available for travels transiting in Beijing and originating from Los Angeles (LAX), San Francisco (SFO), New York (NYC), New Jersey (EWR), Washington Dulles (IAD), Houston (IAH), Honolulu (HNL), Vancouver (YVR), Montreal (YUL), Havana (HAV) and Panama City (PTY). Boarding passes and baggage tags must be obtained at the point of origin.

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Booking Conditions: Sample prices are quoted for one adult and include taxes and fees for roundtrip economy travel on Air China. Prices do not include baggage fees that may be charged by the applicable airline. Actual price may vary based on time/date of search, booking date, travel dates, origin, and destination. Sample prices above are updated daily; prices are found on and quoted in U.S. dollars. Advance booking requirements, minimum/maximum stay requirements, blackout dates, and other restrictions may apply and vary by booking date, travel dates, origin city, and destination. Portions of these flights may be operated by Air China codeshare partners. Fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates. Lower fares may be available to selected destinations. Tickets are nontransferable and nonrefundable. Read the complete penalty rules for changes and cancellations applicable to the fare you're considering booking.

Earn 4x Orbucks on Air China Flights - Terms & Conditions

To be eligible for this promotion, you must be signed into your Orbitz Rewards member account at time of booking or, if you are not a member, join Orbitz Rewards at time of booking. This promotion is available on select standalone flight bookings (not booked as part of a package or as an add-on to a standalone hotel or car booking) where the validating carrier is Air China for all trip segments (all segments for both departing and returning flights for round trip, or all segments for one-way). Book an eligible standalone flight where the validating carrier is Air China and receive four times (4x) the base Orbucks earn for that flight. Multiplier applies only to the base 1% Orbucks earned on eligible flight bookings. Members will be issued an additional amount of Bonus Orbucks equal to 3% of the amount paid for each eligible flight booking. If you have already earned the annual air cap in Orbucks, you will not earn the base 1% but you will earn the Bonus 3% Orbucks. Offer is valid for bookings made from Monday, November 4, 2019 at 12:01AM CT to Sunday, December 1, 2019 at 11:59PM CT. Limit one award of Bonus Orbucks pursuant to this promotion per itinerary and per Orbitz Rewards account. Bonus Orbucks expire if not redeemed within 60 days of issuance. Offer is non-transferable and not redeemable for cash. Offer cannot be combined with any other Bonus Orbucks offer onsite. Bonus Orbucks will be deposited in your account within approximately 5 business days of booking. If you cancel your eligible booking after the Bonus Orbucks are deposited in your account, Orbitz reserves the right to remove the Bonus Orbucks. Orbitz reserves the right to change or limit the promotion in its sole discretion. Usual booking terms and conditions apply and all bookings are subject to availability. Orbitz Rewards Terms and Conditions apply.