Japan Airlines (JAL) today announced a codeshare arrangement with Xiamen Airlines that makes travel between Japan and China much more convenient for travelers.

The codeshare arrangement will add flights between Tokyo Narita and Xiamen, as well as flights between Osaka Kansai and Xiamen, Fuzhou and Hangzhou airport. These flights will be operated by Xiamen Airlines and will be available to book from May 31, 2019.

Xiamen is a coastal city in southeast China's Fujian province, often called the Garden of the Sea. Gulangyu Island, which is listed as a World Heritage Site, is located on the estuary of the Chiu-lung River in Xiamen, attracting tourists from around the world.

Together with Xiamen Airlines, JAL will strive to deliver a more comprehensive network in China and provide additional travel options for customers.

Reservation and ticket sales start May 31, 2019
Codeshare flight operations start June 3, 2019
Flights are subject to regulatory approvals