ANA to Temporarily Change Service on Select International
Routes Due to the Coronavirus as of May 18, 2021


  • ・From July, ANA will resume Tokyo Narita = San Francisco and Tokyo Narita = Jakarta routes, while increasing frequencies of Tokyo Narita = Los Angeles and Tokyo Narita = Singapore routes
  • ・To meet increased demand for summer travel, ANA will operate Tokyo Haneda = Seattle flights on select dates during June through August

TOKYO, May 18, 2021 - All Nippon Airways (ANA) will temporarily change its flight frequency to select cities due to the ongoing changes to immigration guidelines, recently instituted public health quarantine measures and passenger demand trends. Due to the widespread impact of COVID-19, and as part of our ongoing review of flight schedules from May to September, we have made changes to select routes.

ANA will continue to monitor local immigration restrictions and quarantine guidelines as well as demand trends and travel viability as it decides on the frequency of flights and when to resume certain routes. Furthermore, ANA will adhere to the standards and protocols established by the "ANA Care Promise," our initiative to provide a clean and hygienic environment at airports and aboard aircraft so that all customers can travel safely and comfortably.

The summary of today's announcement on international flights is as follows. Please visit ANA Website for more details about our flight operations.

Changes to the Schedule (May - June):
Based on the rising demand and special needs of passengers, ANA will be increasing frequencies, making day-of-week changes, and operating additional interim flights on 6 routes (23 flights).

Overview:

  • *1 The total number of flights includes interim flights.
  • *2 The operation rate is based on a comparison to the FY2020 Business Plan.

Additional announcements for May 1 - May 31:

Additional announcements for June 1 - June 30:

  • *1 Flights operated by ANA under Air Travel Bubble established by Government of India for Japan.
  • *2 The outbound flights are the Semi Commercial Flights approved by the Thai Government. Passengers entering Thailand are required to meet all regulations prescribed by the Thai government and the Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand (CAAT) as well as to obtain the Certificate of Entry into the Kingdom of Thailand (COE). Please refer to the website of the Royal Thai Embassy Tokyo, Japan or Consulates or to contact the nearest Royal Thai Embassies or Consulates in respective countries to learn the required procedures for entry to Thailand. (As of May 18, 2021)

Disclaimer: Due to the rapid change in the travel advisory and immigration regulations in Thailand, passengers must regularly check the information prior to the departure date and handle any independent enquiries before travelling.

  • * The announced plan above is subject to the approval of relevant authorities, and the aircraft may change depending on the flight status.

Tentative Flight Schedule:

Changes to the Schedule (July - September):

Overview:

  • *1 The total number of flights includes interim flights.
  • *2 The operation rate is based on a comparison to the FY2020 Business Plan.

Announcements for the schedule from July 1 - September 30:
The changes to the schedule based on today's announcement are highlighted in yellow below. A portion of the schedule that had been announced in the previous FY2021 Business Plan dated Jan. 26, 2021 will also be affected.

Asia / Oceania

North America / Panpacific

Europe

  • *1 Return flights bound for Japan will be departing on the following day
  • *2 Flights operated by ANA under Air Travel Bubble established by Government of India for Japan.
  • *3 The outbound flights are the Semi Commercial Flights approved by the Thai Government. Passengers entering Thailand are required to meet all regulations prescribed by the Thai government and the Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand (CAAT) as well as to obtain the Certificate of Entry into the Kingdom of Thailand (COE). Please refer to the website of the Royal Thai Embassy Tokyo, Japan or Consulates or to contact the nearest Royal Thai Embassies or Consulates in respective countries to learn the required procedures for entry to Thailand. (As of May 18, 2021)

Disclaimer: Due to the rapid change in the travel advisory and immigration regulations in Thailand, passengers must regularly check the information prior to the departure date and handle any independent enquiries before travelling.

  • *4 Announcement will be made once the new launch date is confirmed.
  • *5 These changes were announced in the FY2021 Business Plan that was released on Jan. 26, 2021.

Flight schedule from July 1 for the announcements as of today:

  • * The announced plan above is subject to the approval of relevant authorities, and the aircraft may change depending on the flight status.

Due to the strengthening of quarantine measures in each region, changes in immigration conditions and other precautions are being implemented. For customers planning to travel, please check the latest information from embassies, consulates, and health institutions in your destination.

ANA will continue to closely monitor the situation and will take appropriate action when needed to provide a clean, safe and comfortable environment for our customers and employees. For further information on our special handling measures regarding ticket reservations and other COVID-19 related matters, please refer to the link below: https://www.ana.co.jp/en/jp/topics/coronavirus-travel-information/

  • Contact:
    ANA Corporate Communications, TEL +81-3-6735-1111, publicrelations@ana.co.jp

About ANA
Founded in 1952 with just two helicopters, All Nippon Airways (ANA) has grown to become the largest airline in Japan. ANA HOLDINGS Inc. (ANA HD) was established in 2013 as the largest airline group holding company in Japan, comprising 71 companies including ANA and Peach Aviation, the leading LCC in Japan.

ANA is a launch customer and the largest operator of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, making ANA HD the biggest Dreamliner owner in the world. A member of Star Alliance since 1999, ANA has joint venture agreements with United Airlines, Lufthansa German Airlines, Swiss International Airlines, Austrian Airlines and Brussels Airlines - giving it a truly global presence.

The airline's legacy of superior service has helped it earn SKYTRAX's respected 5-Star rating every year since 2013, with ANA being the only Japanese airline to win this prestigious designation for eight consecutive years. ANA also has been recognized by Air Transport World as "Airline of the Year" three times (2007, 2013 and 2018); it is one of only a select few airlines to win this prominent award multiple times.

ANA is the only company in the aviation industry to receive the Gold Class distinction from the 2021 S&P Global Sustainability Awards and ANA HD has been selected as a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index list for the fourth consecutive year and the Dow Jones Sustainability Asia Pacific Index list for the fifth consecutive year.

For more information, please refer to the following link.
https://www.ana.co.jp/group/en/

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