Delta Connects Beijing, Seattle

Delta Air Lines will be launching nonstop flights between Seattle and Beijing as of June 4.

The new route, which will operate five times weekly, will run on the following schedule:

Flight 129 will depart Seattle at 9:05 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays and arrive in Beijing at 11:40 p.m.

Flight 128 will depart Beijing at 8:55 a.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays and arrive in Seattle at 5:30 p.m.

This will be updated on all ticketing channels on Saturday, May 22.

A new nonstop flight between Seattle and Osaka, Japan is also in the works, which will launch June 7. Delta will also be tweaking its 8:55 a.m. departure time of its existing flight from Beijing to Tokyo-Narita. Flight 634 will depart Beijing at 6:55 a.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday; and will remain unchanged on Tuesday and Thursday.

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