Chengdu Expat


Coronavirus: Airlines & Companies that Announced Travel Restrictions to China

It may be stating the obvious, but global travel is in decline due to both falling demand, and travel restrictions​ imposed by countries on Chinese travellers. Additionally many countries have imposed restrictions for travelers from China and with many foreign

Coronavirus (Chengdu): Statistics and Useful Information

Confirmed Cases and Geographical Distribution (Feb. 19, 11:15)Sichuan: 514 confirmed cases, all quarantined.Dead: 3, 17 in critical condition. Recovered: 177.Guangan: 30, Mianyang: 22, Nanchong: 38, Zigong: 9, Dazhou: 40, Deyang: 17, Yibin: 12, Neijiang: 22, Luzhou: 20, Suining: 17, Bazhong:

Floods, CATS, Direct Flights & Other News

Someone recently said that it seems Chengdu only operates for 8 months of the year; in the narrow window between Chinese New Year and Summer, then from autumn to the middle of winter. August is certainly one of the city’s

News Winter 2018: 6 Visa-Free Days in Chengdu & More

Friends and family visits may have just got easier – as a new visa-free travel policy is coming into place in Chengdu. And easier still for our British friends, with a new direct flight from Heathrow to the city planned

Heathrow to Chengdu Direct Flight to open in April

Starting April 2019, visiting family may become a lot quicker for a lot of expats. London’s Heathrow Airport will be connected to Chengdu via a new direct flight with Air China, allowing for easier travel to and from the two

Chengdu Neighbourhood Named Coolest in the World

Whether you had a chill stay-cation in the city or braved the crowds over the holiday – here’s the news you may have missed over Golden Week: WeWork Opens in ChengduChengdu joined big international cities like Shanghai, London and San Fransico last

Spring 2017: New International Air Routes

Chengdu now has 95 international air routes with the addition of 3 new routes this Spring:Chengdu-LA, USOn March 15 2017 we saw the new Chengdu to Los Angeles’ maiden flight take off with 270 passengers. With the opening of the air route,

What’s Happening in Chengdu?

As one of China’s fastest growing cities, Chengdu is frequently picking up new air-routes, art exhibitions and festivals. These are some worth taking note of:Adis Ababa – Chengdu Direct FlightAfrica’s largest airline group, Ethiopian Airlines, has announced that it will offer

New International Direct Flights to Chengdu

Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport is offering more and more direct flights to other Asian countries but also to Europ, North-America and Australia.