Arriving in Chengdu

Set amid forests and bodies of water, Chengdu is a miracle of historical preservation mixed with progressive planning. Book your flights to Chengdu with Etihad Airways and get ready to embark on an adventure into Chinese culture and excitement that few other cities in China can match.

Plan Your Chengdu Visit

There are countless reasons to travel to Chengdu. Marvel at the Leshan Giant Buddha, the world’s largest Buddha statue, cut directly into a wall of red rock. Wander through the Huanglong Scenic Area considered by some to be "A Fairyland on Earth.” Get lost in Chengdu history in one of its many ancient towns. Indulge in a Chinese feast provided by one of Chengdu’s renowned restaurants. Be enthralled at a Sichuanese opera performance.

The peak season in Chengdu runs from March through May. We recommend you reserve your tickets to Chengdu several months in advance if you wish to travel during this busy part of the year. To find cheap hotels in Chengdu, consider travelling in the off-season (December through February) when weather conditions are not as sunny but crowds much smaller. Make sure to visit our Deals section to find flight deals to Chengdu throughout the year.

Flying from Cardiff

Book your flights from Cardiff to hundreds of destinations worldwide with Etihad Airways and rest assured of first rate services in-flight with our state-of-the-art infrastructure coupled with unmatched hospitality.

Major Airports in Cardiff

Cardiff Airport (CWL) in Cardiff operates flights to and from over 60 destinations worldwide. This airport caters to over 1.9 million passengers a year through its single terminal. Facilities include comfortable waiting option at the Executive Lounge with amenities such as photocopier, telephone, fax, free Wi-Fi stations, wide screen television, beverages and snacks. Priority Pass is issued for frequent fliers using which they can access over 600 airport lounges across the world.

Airport Transportation in Cardiff

Though there are other routes to reach the Cardiff Airport by road, the journey via M4 is 16 km long. Taking a taxi to Cardiff Airport is a convenient option. There are several private operators to choose from. If you choose to take a bus to Cardiff Airport, then you have the options of a Cardiff Bus or EST Bus. The drop off and pick up points right in front of the terminal building. Besides, you can opt for a train to Cardiff Airport from the Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Railway Station.

Choose Etihad Airways, the National Airline of the United Arab Emirates, for flights from Cardiff to Chengdu on which you will be travelling in comfort and style. 

Etihad Offices in United Kingdom

London, United Kingdom
Administration only - Room 1992, Terminal 4, Heathrow Airport
Hounslow, Middlesex TW6 3XZ
0845 608 1225
0500-2130Hrs Daily - Ticket desk: Terminal 4 - Zone C
Manchester Airport, United Kingdom
Manchester International Airport
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Terminal One, M90 3AF
0845 608 1225
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Etihad Office in China

Chengdu, China
Level 18
The Office Tower Shangri-La Centre
9 Binjiang Road (East), 610021
+86 28 66065172/66065173
ctutkt@etihad.ae
Monday - Friday 09:00-17:30