Shijiazhuang airport has been renamed Shijiazhuang Zhengding International Airport with the approval of the Civil Aviation Administration of China and has opened two new routes to Inner Mongolia.
The Shijiazhuang-Huhhot-Hailar route launched by China Eastern Airlines is operated using Boeing 737 aircraft. There are three flights a week on the route. Every Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday, the flight start from Shijiazhuang at 08:30, stopping at Hohhot at 09:20, then departs from Huhhot at 10:10, arriving at Hailar at 12:10; the return flight departs from Hailar at 13:00, stopping at Huhhot at 15:10, then leaves from Hohhot at 16:00, arriving at Shijiazhuang at 16:50.
China Southern Airlines has opened the Shenzhen-Shijiazhuang-Baotou route. There are three flights a week operated with Airbus A320 aircraft. Every Monday, Thursday and Saturday, the flight starts from Shenzhen at 09:45, stopping at Shijiazhuang then departs from Shijiazhuang at 13:05, and arriving at Baotou at 14:05. The return flight leaves from Baotou at 14:45, stopping at Shijiazhuang at 15:45, then arrives at Shenzhen at 19:05.