About Us

Our Story

Spring Airlines is China’s first and North Asia’s largest low fare airline – guaranteeing our customers the best-value airfares in China and across the Asia region.

Founded in 2005 by Spring Travel, the dominant player in China’s booming travel sector, Spring Airlines is headquartered in Shanghai, China’s financial capital and one of the world’s most dynamic city.

Spring operates a state-of-the-art fleet of Airbus A320 aircraft, one of the youngest and “greenest” fleets in the world today.

Top safety awards from Airbus and China’s Aviation Authorities

Offering fares 40% lower than competitors and promotional fares from as low as CNY 1– only available at www.en.ch.com

Our Network

Bases at both of the city’s airports – Hongqiao and Pudong, as well as Shenzhen, Shenyang, Shijiazhuang (our Beijing gateway airport), Guangzhou, Kunming. Overseas bases include Osaka and Nagoya in Japan, Jeju in Korea and Bangkok in Thailand

Flying over 130 routes across China and beyond.

Domestic China flights to major business & travel destinations including, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Guilin, Xi’an, Harbin, Sanya, Xiamen and Qingdao.

Our Greater China network offers passengers flights Hong Kong, Macau, as well as Taipei and Kaohsiung in Taiwan.

Spring offers the greatest number of connections from Japan to cities in China and flies to the most popular destinations in Japan including Tokyo (Haneda), Osaka, Nagoya and Sapporo.

Growing number of scheduled flights to South East Asian destinations including Singapore and Phnom Penh and Siem Reap in Cambodia. As well as flights to Phuket, Krabi, Chiang Mai and Surat Thani, Spring is also the largest low fare airline based at Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi Airport with flights to destinations across China.

Our Commitment

Spring recognizes that day-to-day operations can affect the environment both directly and indirectly. To counter this, Spring is an Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) firm, taking not only for the businesses managed directly but across the whole life-cycle of products.

Spring is proud to be the “greenest” airline in China with the lowest carbon emissions and the smallest carbon footprint.


Spring Airlines makes staff satisfaction a priority, and fulfils corporate social responsibilities by actively planning community-building activities:

·Open and fair hiring policies complying with all national laws;

·Committed to the elimination of discrimination and harassment and ensuring that all employees are treated with dignity and respect;

·Dedicated to ensuring our employees have acceptable working conditions and work-life balance;

·Free staff access to sporting facilities, and community-based Tai Chi programs to promote health both within the company and the communities in which we operate;

·Close, transparent affiliation and partnership with local government;

·Employee diversity in the areas of age, sex and ethnic origin.

Our Latest Awards

2016 Best Low Cost Airline in China (Skytrax World Airline Awards 2016)

2016 Top 100 Shanghai Enterprises (Ranked 9th)

2016 Consumer Choice Awards: Top 10 Chinese Domestic & Regional Airlines