one of the best long-haul airlines in the world

Awarded World's Best Airline by Skytrax in 2003, 2005, 2009 and 2014.

With more than 190 destinations, Cathay Pacific always put the passenger first. Having an outstanding onboard service and delicious catering, Cathay Pacific provides an amazing menu for all its passengers. The airline has been awarded four times, being voted the World's Best Airline by more than 20 million passengers worldwide. The entertainment in the aircrafts is top-of-the-line with new movies, TV shows and music being updated frequently.

Onboard services

Cathay offers a range of onboard services including an award-winning in-flight magazine, Discovery and a selection of regional newspapers. All flights also offer an in-flight entertainment system which will vary depending on aircraft. StudioCS is the airline's in-flight entertainment system, and offers personal TVs with movies, TV shows, music and gaming capabilities.


Cathay Pacific flights, fly from London Heathrow, London Gatwick and Manchester Airport, in the UK, to international destinations. 

The Classes of Cathay pacific

First Class

First-class passengers have their own spacious seat which can recline into a completely flat bed, which include a massage function, extendable side seat, drop-down armrest, and all the adjustments you could want for a wonderful journey. First class' TV screens are over 10" wide and offer Audio-Video-On-Demand services with more than 30 blockbusters and 80 popular short features that can be watched at any time. There are also 20 channels to choose from, including movies, sports, award-winning documentaries and CNN daily news. Passengers can invite a guest to their First Class Suite, where each will experience exceptional food and mood lighting. First Class' Passengers can choose from an exclusive menu and eat whenever is most suitable for them.


Business Class

The new Business Class seats allow you to recline even further; 27 centimetres of movement that will make you sit back and relax in your own personal space. Beyond that, the seats can recline into fully flat beds measuring 2 metres long with a variety of comfort options to make sleeping easy and relaxing. Personal storage is also offered on the side cabinets. Noise cancelling headsets will make sure that you will be able to enjoy watching TV on your own personal widescreen TV. Cathay's passengers can experience a range of alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks and also an extensive menu including snacks.



Passengers travelling in Cathay's Economy can experience a comfortable journey in a fixed-back shell seat with adjustable headrest and a smooth recline. They will also experience a 9" widescreen TV for entertainment, offering a range of services in several languages. The passengers flying with Cathay Pacific will have some of the best meals in the sky. The airline ensure passengers will receive first rate food by placing rice cookers, toasters and frying facilities on board, allowing meals to be freshly prepared for each passenger. Overnight flights also include a midnight snack and options vary from fruit to noodles and biscuits.


Passengers in economy may check-in a bag up to 20kg, which the dimensions should not exceed 158cm total (length + width + height). The weight of the bag for Business Class passengers is 30kg, and 40kg for First Class' passengers, with the dimensions remaining the same 158cm total.

For the hand baggage each passenger may carry one bag of 56x36x23cm in size. In economy, this bag should not weigh more than 7kg, in business class 10kg and first class 15kg.