Cathay Pacific Celebrates Newark Route Launch with Fare Sale

(San Francisco, CA) – To celebrate the launch of its newest route from Newark Liberty International Airport to Hong Kong, Cathay Pacific Airways, the home carrier of Hong Kong recognized around the globe for its amenities and service excellence, is pleased to announce an eight-day fare sale exclusive to Newark passengers.

Round-trip economy class tickets from Newark to Hong Kong purchased between September 16 – 23, 2013 will be on sale from just $759* – including all taxes and fuel surcharges – for travel between March 1 – April 30, 2014.

The new service, commencing on March 1, 2014, will complement Cathay Pacific’s current four-times-daily service from John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York. The launch of the Newark service will provide more convenience and greater flexibility for passengers traveling to and from the New York metropolitan area.

The service will be operated by Boeing 777-300ER aircraft featuring Cathay Pacific’s new cabin products, including the awarding-winning Business Class, Premium Economy Class and the new Economy Class seats. Together with the special service provided by Cathay Pacific’s cabin crew, recently named the “World’s Best Cabin Staff” by Skytrax, and a state-of-the-art inflight entertainment system in all classes, passengers will be provided with the best experience when they travel between Newark and Hong Kong.

Newark will become Cathay Pacific’s fifth gateway in the United States, and seventh in North America. The airline currently serves Chicago, Los Angeles, New York (JFK), San Francisco, Toronto and Vancouver.

The flight schedule for Cathay Pacific’s Newark (EWR) service, effective March 1, 2014, will be as follows (all times local and subject to change):

Standard time:

Flight no From To Departure/Arrival Days of operation
CX899 EWR HKG 0115/0600 +1 day Daily
CX890 HKG EWR 1820/2100 Daily

Daylight saving time:

Flight no From To Departure/Arrival Days of operation
CX899 EWR HKG 0150/0540 +1 day Daily
CX890 HKG EWR 1820/2200 Daily

To book this exclusive offer, visit or call your preferred travel agent.  



1.  Cannot be combined with any other fare or offer.

2.  The fares detailed in the offer/promotion are subject to availability and offered on a first come, first served basis. The limited number of seats for the subject fare allocated to a particular flight may be fully booked although seats are still available in other fare types in the same class of travel.

3.  This is a limited time and limited availability offer. Only available for a limited time through 11:59:59 PM PDT/CDT/EDT on 23 September 2013 (or until deemed sold out). If you cannot find availability for the dates that you have selected, please adjust your travel dates.

4.  May be eligible for Asia Miles & AAdvantage Miles, depending on fare class booked.

5.  Waitlisting is not permitted.

6.  Fares listed above based on a sample search for mid-week transpacific departure dates.

7.  Cancellation Fee: $100 applies (non-refundable after departure).

8.  Change Fee: $100 applies per change per person.

9. Minimum Stay of None. Maximum Stay of six (6) months.

10. Electronic ticket purchase only.

11. All fares, government taxes and fees, and surcharges are subject to change at any time.

12. This fare can only be purchased online by a U.S. resident with a valid U.S. credit card billing address and U.S. mailing address.