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Hainan Airlinesoutbound: Dec 24, 2019
2 stops (41h55m)
Hainan Airlines
Hainan Airlinesreturn: Feb 9, 2020
1 stop (39h35m)
Hainan Airlines
Aeromexicooutbound: Dec 24, 2019
1 stop (33h45m)
Aeromexico
Aeromexicoreturn: Feb 9, 2020
1 stop (26h34m)
Aeromexico
United Airlinesoutbound: Dec 24, 2019
direct (13h55m)
United Airlines
United Airlinesreturn: Feb 9, 2020
direct (11h20m)
United Airlines
Air Chinaoutbound: Dec 18, 2019
1 stop (20h55m)
Air China
Air Chinareturn: Feb 9, 2020
1 stop (20h10m)
Air China
Aeroflotoutbound: Dec 18, 2019
1 stop (39h25m)
Aeroflot
Air Chinareturn: Feb 9, 2020
1 stop (34h30m)
Air China
Hainan Airlinesoutbound: Jul 23, 2019
1 stop (32h25m)
Hainan Airlines
Hainan Airlinesreturn: Jul 30, 2019
1 stop (20h52m)
Hainan Airlines
Swissoutbound: Jul 23, 2019
1 stop (24h55m)
Swiss
Swissreturn: Jul 30, 2019
1 stop (39h05m)
Swiss
JetBlueoutbound: Jul 25, 2019
1 stop (24h30m)
JetBlue
Hainan Airlinesreturn: Aug 1, 2019
1 stop (21h27m)
Hainan Airlines
Swissoutbound: Dec 31, 2019
1 stop (44h35m)
Swiss
American Airlinesreturn: Feb 9, 2020
direct (11h40m)
American Airlines
Qatar Airwaysoutbound: Dec 31, 2019
1 stop (31h15m)
Qatar Airways
Qatar Airwaysreturn: Feb 9, 2020
1 stop (30h05m)
Qatar Airways
Air Canadaoutbound: Dec 28, 2019
1 stop (30h25m)
Air Canada
Air Canadareturn: Feb 9, 2020
1 stop (14h59m)
Air Canada
Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Dec 26, 2019
2 stops (21h10m)
Alaska Airlines
Hainan Airlinesreturn: Feb 9, 2020
2 stops (21h50m)
Hainan Airlines
Air Canadaoutbound: Jul 23, 2019
1 stop (20h35m)
Air Canada
Air Canadareturn: Jul 30, 2019
1 stop (27h04m)
Air Canada

Mini guide: Cheap flights to China, tourism and travel info

Flights to China: need to know

Cheap airline tickets to China

Heading East? This country will impress, whether you’re looking for cheap flights to China for business or for pleasure. The capital is the best place to start any trip to China. Catch the cheapest flights to Beijing (PEK) onboard Emirates, Air China, American Airlines, United Airlines, and dozens of others.

When to book the cheapest flights to China

It’s a long way to get to China, so booking in advance is key for finding the cheapest fares. Avoid booking flights during major holidays, like Chinese New Year in February and autumn, peak tourist season.

  • Peak season: October to November and Chinese New Year.
  • Low season: Summer, depends on the region though.

Flight duration

A non-stop flight to China from New York takes 13 hours 30 minutes.

Experience China: sights, tours and activities

If it’s your first time going to China, expect a big culture shock. This country is massive but we promise the historic and cultural sites will impress, not to mention all the Chinese food you can eat! From the Great Wall to the Imperial Palace and all those cute pandas… ready to go?

Essentials in China

Great Wall of China: This colossal structure stretches for an impressive 5,000 miles across China and into Mongolia. It’s no doubt the main attraction for every visitor in China and is a must-do day trip from Beijing.

Beijing: Let’s talk about capital delights! This sprawling city is a cultural metropolis that should not be missed. Stay up all night, chow down at the food markets and breathe it all in!

Chengdu: If you’re hoping to see some cute, loveable pandas while in China, then a trip to Chengdu is essential. Head to Jiuzhaigou Nature Reserve to see them in their natural habitat.

Visit CNTO.org for more info.

Hotels and accommodation in China

China won’t disappoint in terms of hotels but be aware that you will need to pay more than you’re used to for a hotel of a higher standard. Luxury doesn’t come cheap here, nor does space! Budget travelers have a host of guesthouses, inns and hostels to choose from.

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JetBlueoutbound: Jul 25, 2019
1 stop (24h30m)
JetBlue
Hainan Airlinesreturn: Aug 1, 2019
1 stop (21h27m)
Hainan Airlines
Hainan Airlinesoutbound: Jul 23, 2019
1 stop (32h25m)
Hainan Airlines
Hainan Airlinesreturn: Jul 30, 2019
1 stop (20h52m)
Hainan Airlines