Review of Cathay Pacific flight Malé Hong Kong in Economy

Airline Cathay Pacific
Flight CX602
Class Economy
Seat 44K
Aircraft Airbus A330-300
Flight time 06:50
Take-off 08 Jul 18, 23:05
Arrival at 09 Jul 18, 08:55
CX   #2 out of 95 Airlines A minimum of 10 flight-reports within the past two years is required to appear in the rankings. 511 reviews
Published on 16th July 2018
I am taking holidays from 08 July 2018 to about 25 July 2018 and am going to The Philippines.

Prior to leaving, I had dinner the night before at this wonderful resort.

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The following day, I took an hour speedboat from the resort to the airport. Upon arriving, I was too sleepy and hungry hence these. Coffee costs US$3 while the meal costs US$10.

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Having enough time before check - in, wandered around the airport vicinity and took some photos.

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This is the seaplane company check - in area. There are resorts in The Maldives that are only accessible by seaplane.

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There is also a small duty shop just outside of the check - in hall, indeed a small one.

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Resort counters. Just outside of the arrival hall. You will go to one of these counters if you book a resort in The Maldives.

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About 2.5 hours prior to departure, proceeded to security check and then I checked - in. Here are some snaps of the check - in counters.

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After getting my BP (one for HKG and one for CEB), I proceeded to Immigration (which took 10 minutes) and onto final security check (which took only 5 minutes).

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Duty Free area… just a small one.

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There is a currency exchange counter inside.

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Here are the photos of the gates as well as DF area.

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Charging station.

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A couple of shots of our A333.

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Some more photos of the gates. There were only 4 gates then.

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Finally, boarding was called which was on time. As soon as I was settled on my seat, I checked the lav out - clean, tidy and smelt good.

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Photos of inside the cabin as well as IFE.

Menu for the flight.

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Had the chicken option. 6 out of 10.

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Settled for 'Love, Simon" during and after the meal.

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Cabin prior to landing.

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Landed in HKG. It was a beautiful morning.

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On the way to Immigration.

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After clearing customs…

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And then took the train to the city; bought a round trip ticket for HK$105 (or about US$15).

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Cathay Pacific

Cabin crew9.5

Malé - MLE


Hong Kong - HKG



A great flight overall, although I would have appreciated a second meal as it was an almost 7 hour flight...

Information on the route Malé (MLE) Hong Kong (HKG)

Les contributeurs de Flight-Report ont posté 4 avis concernant 1 compagnies sur la ligne Malé (MLE) → Hong Kong (HKG).


La compagnie qui obtient la meilleure moyenne est Cathay Pacific avec 8.4/10.

La durée moyenne des vols est de 6 heures et 35 minutes.

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