China Airlines

Departure Pets relocates pets domestically with China Airlines.

At Departure Pets, our team are well equipped to take care of everything associated with your pets relocation; From residence collection to boarding, flight bookings and delivery to their new home - We do it all!

China Airlines has individual restrictions and requirements for pet travel. Read on for a breakdown of what Departure Pets can service with China Airlines.

Please note, the below information is relating to Departure Pets individual pet travel services and is not a reflection of what China Airlines can or cannot do independently of a pet relocation with Departure Pets.

China Airlines International Origin Ports

These are the only ports Departure Pets can fly out of with China Airlines.

  • Melbourne
  • Sydney
  • Brisbane

China Airlines Banned Breeds

If your pet is classified as any of the below dog and cat breeds and any of their crosses will not be able to fly on China Airlines:


  • Pit Bull Terrier (including: American Pit Bull Terrier, American Pit Bull, Staffordshire Bull Terrier, American Staffordshire Terrier)
  • Fila Brasileiro
  • Japanese Tosa
  • Dogo Argentino
  • Mastiffs (Neapolitan Mastiff, Tibetan Mastiff, Bull Mastiff, Cane Corso, Dogue de Bordeaux)
  • Affenpinscher
  • Boston Terrier
  • Boxer
  • Brussels Griffin
  • Bull Terreir
  • Chinese Pug
  • Dutch Pug
  • English Bulldogs
  • English Toy Spaniel
  • French Bulldogs
  • Griffon Bruxellois
  • Japanese Chin
  • Japanese Pug
  • Lhasa Apso
  • Pekinese
  • Pug
  • Shih Tzu
  • Tibetan Spaniel


  • British Shorthair
  • Burmese
  • Exotic
  • Himalayans
  • Persians
  • Scottish Fold

Pet Travel Requirements change frequently and often times without notice. For specific pet travel advice, contact our team directly for the most up to date information and tailored service.

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