The regular flights linking Wuhan, capital of Hubei Province and St. Petersburg is to open on April 4, said Wuhan Tianhe Airport on March 19, 2017. It marks the second direct air route between Wuhan and Russia following the first to Moscow.
The Russian city St. Petersburg has left a deep impression on the Chinese through its classical songs like Katioucha and Lake Baikal. And this new air route will link Wuhan and St. Petersburg in just 8 hours 50 minutes.
As introduced, Wuhan has direct flights to more than 40 international cities at present. And this number will increase with the operation of the Terminal 3 in late March.