From July 30, 2008, Shandong Airlines has opened three new routes from the Jinan International Airport.
The Jinan-Huhhot route is operated using Boeing 738 aircraft with four round-trip flights a week on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays. The Jinan-Urumqi round-trip flight leaves every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, and is also operated using Boeing 738 aircraft.
Another additional service is a round-trip route from Jinan to Changchun via Dalian, twice a week on Fridays and Sundays. The flight is operated using CRJ2 aircraft.