27 Jul 2023 By May Ng

United Airlines to Launch Hong Kong-Los Angeles Nonstop Service

United Airlines (UAL) announced today that it will launch its daily Hong Kong (HKG)-Los Angeles (LAX) nonstop service on October 29, 2023, subject government approval. The airline’s new Hong Kong-Los Angeles service will provide travelers in Hong Kong and the southern part of mainland China with more flight options to more locations in the mainland U.S., Canada, and Latin America, along with the twice-daily Hong Kong-San Francisco flights.

Walter Dias, Regional Director of Sales for Greater China, Korea, and Southeast Asia Sales, said, “As the only U.S. airline to fly to Hong Kong today, we are excited to offer the new Hong Kong-Los Angeles service to meet strong requests from our customers. Together with the twice-daily Hong Kong-San Francisco service, we will be able to offer easy and smooth connections to more than 70 destinations in the mainland U.S., Canada and Latin America including popular cities such as Cancun, Chicago, Mexico City, New York, and Washington D.C. via our hubs in Los Angeles and San Francisco.”

The new flight schedule* between HKG and LAX is as follows:

Flight No. Depart Time Arrive Time Day of the Week
UA 802* HKG 9:05 p.m. LAX 5:45 p.m. Daily
UA 801* LAX 11:10 a.m. HKG 7:05 p.m. (+1)** Daily

* Flight schedule is the current base schedule and is subject to change.

** +1 The flight arrives the following day