On 15th, April,2013, The first flight of A320 of China Southern Airlines with 106 passengers from Taipei landed at the Lotus airport in Zhangjiajie, marking the official initiation of direct route from Zhangjiajie to Taipei.
Zhangjiajie Lotus Airport is the eighth one that has direct route to Taipei in mainland. This ZHANGJIAJIE-TAIPEI route of type A320 or A321 opens on Monday, Tuesday and Friday in Flight No: CZ3025/3026. it takes off at 11:35am from Taipei and arrives in Zhangjiajie at 14:40pm, the full price for a economy class is 3360RMB.And the flight launches from Zhangjiajie at 15:30pm and reaches Taipei at 18:30pm and the economy class seats would cost 3500RMB. The full price for a round trip is 5300RMB. From June, another three ZHANGJIAJIE-TAIPEI airline will be added on Monday, Thursday and Sunday. The number of flights will be total 6 times.