Cathay Pacific to Resume Chennai Flights After 4-Year Hiatus

Cathay Pacific is making a triumphant return to Chennai with non-stop flights commencing February 2, 2024. The award-winning Hong Kong-based airline is set to provide passengers with an unparalleled travel experience on its Boeing 777 aircraft, including spacious Premium Economy seating.

Hong Kong-based airline Cathay Pacific announced the revival of its non-stop flights from Chennai, beginning February 2, 2024. After a four-year hiatus, the carrier is eager to reestablish its presence in the Chennai market, reaffirming its commitment to global connectivity.

Chennai serves as an aviation hub that connects southern India to the rest of the world. Cathay Pacific’s resumption of flights to Chennai is a significant development for the city and the region, as it will provide travellers with more options and convenience.

The flights will be operated by a Boeing 777 aircraft, ensuring a comfortable and premium travel experience for all customers.

Cathay Pacific Chennai-Hong Kong Flight Schedule

Travelers on the Chennai-Hong Kong route can now enjoy the convenience of Cathay Pacific’s flight schedule. Departing from Chennai on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, flight CX632 takes off at 02:20 and arrives in Hong Kong at 09:55.


For the return journey from Hong Kong to Chennai, flight CX641 operates on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays. It departs Hong Kong at 21:50 and lands in Chennai at 01:00 the following day

Flight No.DepartureSTDArrivalSTADays of Ops
CX632Chennai0220Hong Kong0955Wed, Fri, Sun
CX641Hong Kong2150Chennai0100 +1Tues, Thu, Sat

A Premium Travel Experience

Cathay Pacific’s Boeing 777 boasts a three-cabin-class layout with a total of 368 seats, including 40 in Business class, 32 in Premium Economy, and 296 in Economy. The Premium Economy cabin epitomizes the airline’s dedication to passenger comfort.

With spacious seating, priority boarding, generous recline, ample legroom, supported headrests, footrests, larger meal tables, and additional storage space, passengers can anticipate a journey that is both enjoyable and comfortable.

Gateway to the World

For customers heading to the Southwest Pacific region, the airline offers convenient routes to cities like Melbourne, Perth and Brisbane.


Moreover, to meet the travel needs of customers, the airline extends its reach to important Northeast Asian hubs such as Seoul and Tokyo (Narita and Haneda), providing easy access to key international destinations.

Supporting Local Industries

In addition to passenger services, Cathay Pacific continues to play a significant role in the economy by supporting local industries through its air cargo services. Cathay Cargo’s expertise ensures the swift and secure delivery of vital goods, reinforcing its brand ethos – “We Know How.”

Cathay Pacific’s return to Chennai promises to provide travellers with an exceptional and comfortable journey, strengthening the city’s global connectivity and leaving passengers excited about the upcoming travel opportunities.

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Manish Khandelwal
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