The airline began the new route between China and Philippines on October 18 with daily flights.
China Eastern Airlines now links the cities of Pudong and Cebu with a daily service operated with Airbus A320 aircraft. The flights between Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) and Mactan–Cebu International Airport (CEB) will have a recess between October 27 and January 18, 2018 when daily frequencies are resumed.
The detail of flights is as follows:
- MU 5023 Departs from Shangai at 00:20 local time and arrives Cebu 04:10.
- MU 5024 Departs from Cebu at 05:10 local time and arrives Shangai at 08:50.