Air China will launch a new route to Barcelona starting from May 5.

The service will be operated by an A330-200 three times a week.

CA839 will depart Shanghai Pudong Airport on Tuesday, Friday and Sunday at 0030, landing in Barcelona at 0800.

The return flight CA840 will leave Spain on Friday and Sunday at 1230 and touch down in China at 0640 the following day; while, on Tuesday, the flight will take off at 1145 before landing in Shanghai at 0555 the following day.

Meanwhile, the carrier has announced a Beijing – Zurich route starting in June. The four-times weekly service will also be operated by an A330-200.