Wed. May 18th, 2022

MANILA — The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Wednesday (19 February 2020) has announced the availability of flights in certain areas for Filipinos in various parts of China who wish to return home.

The DFA, in close coordination with its Embassy and Consulates General in China, confirms the availability of Philippine-bound flights from these areas:


With layovers in: Bangkok, Guangzhou, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Osaka, Seoul, Singapore, Tokyo, Xiamen


With layovers in: Guangzhou


With layovers in: Bangkok, Guangzhou


Direct flight to Manila and with layovers in: Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Seoul

Guiyang, Guizhou Province

With layover in: Guangzhou

Hong Kong

Direct flight to Manila and with layovers in: Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Seoul, Singapore, Tokyo

Kunming, Yunnan Province

With layovers in: Bangkok, Guangzhou


With layovers in: Bangkok, Hanoi, Siem Reap, Vientiane


With layovers in: Bangkok, Beijing, Guangzhou, Haneda, Hong Kong, Kota Kinabalu, Kuala Lumpur, Macau, Narita, Seoul, Xiamen


With layovers in: Bangkok, Guangzhou

It was also gathered that Xiamen Air will have special Jinjiang-Manila flights on February 21, 25, 28

Flights availability, however, are subject to changes. The DFA also warned Filipinos for them to be guided by travel bans imposed by countries where the flights will transit.

Returning Filipinos are also reminded of the mandatory 14-day quarantine upon arrival regulation implemented by the Bureau of Quarantine per guidelines of the Department of Health (DOH).

The DFA urges Filipinos in China to coordinate with their respective Embassies and Consulates General through hotlines which can be accessed in the link:

They can also contact the WeChat hotlines of DOH and DFA as provided on this link:

Moreover, the DFA continues to work closely with relevant government agencies to ensure that effective and immediate assistance is extended to Filipinos abroad.

For updates and latest advisories, please follow the DFA website ( and its official social media sites. (iam/

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