S7 Airlines opens flights to Shanghai


S7 Airlines opens flights to Shanghai

S7 Airlines, a member of the oneworld® global aviation alliance®, opened the sale of air tickets for direct regular flights on the route Novosibirsk — Shanghai (China).

Flights will be operated from the 1st of June 2016 two times a week. Departure from the Novosibirsk Tolmachevo Airport on Wednesdays and Sundays at 19:55, arrival in Shanghai on the next day at 03:30 local time. Return flight will depart on Mondays and Thursdays at 04:20 and arrive in Novosibirsk at 08:40.

“Shanghai is one of popular destinations for business trips and recreation, the largest city of China. S7 Airlines operates flights to Beijing from eight Russian cities — passenger turnover between the two countries in traditionally high. Now with S7 Airlines Novosibirsk citizens will be able to go to Shanghai on direct regular flights without connections, and passengers from other cities will have an opportunity to use convenient connections at the Tolmachevo Airport”, Igor Veretennikov, S7 Group Strategy Director, noted.

Flights will be operated on modern comfortable Boeing 737-800 aircrafts equipped with economy and business class cabins.

From Shanghai airport S7 Airlines passengers can take flights of partner airlines to other cities of China and countries of Southeast Asia.

Air tickets can be purchased at www.s7.ru, through the iPhone app or the Android app, and at any S7 sales office. You can also learn accurate flight information, book and buy tickets by calling our Contact Centre at 8 800 700-0707 (free for Russia).

S7 Airlines (a brand of Sibir Airlines, www.s7.ru) is a member of the oneworld® global aviation alliance.

The airline has a wide network of domestic routes, with their home base at the air transportation hubs in Moscow (Domodedovo) and Novosibirsk (Tolmachevo). S7 Airlines operates regular flights to the CIS countries, Europe, the Middle East, Southeast Asia and the Asia-Pacific region.

In 2007, the airline was formally notified by IATA about being accepted to the IOSA (IATA Operational Safety Audit) operators list and became the second air carrier in Russia to successfully pass the entire international audit procedure for compliance with operational safety standards.

S7 Airlines leverages the global aviation industry’s latest developments in customer service and is actively growing its offerings.

Currently, S7 Airlines has the most modern fleet of aircraft in the Russian air transportation market. All the flights of the airline are operated on aircraft of the world’s leading manufacturers — Airbus, Boeing, Embraer.

S7 Airlines is included in the list of the TOP-100 best airlines in the world and ranks third in Eastern Europe according to the reputable international rating Skytrax.

As of year-end 2018, S7 Airlines became the most punctual Russian airline, ranking sixth in OAG Punctuality League 2019, the European airline punctuality rating.

In 2017, S7 Airlines became the recipient of the Skyway Service Award in two nominations: the best airline in the “Economy Class, Domestic Regular Transportation” category and the “Best Online Service for Customers” category. S7 Airlines is also the recipient of the Safety Leaders Award in the “Transport Safety: Flight Safety” nomination.

S7 Airlines has been repeatedly awarded the Cannes Lions advertising festival prize for its projects, and has received “My Planet” national award for its innovations in the field of travel.

The airline is a member of the S7 Group of companies. In 2018, the airline group carried more than 15.9 million passengers.