The cheapest times to fly from ALA to PEK are

  • February 12th to May 27th
  • October 15th to December 31st

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ALA to PEK is early April. Prices can be as high as $614 for Sunday flights during mid to late September, or as low as $456 for Wednesday flights around early April.


When to Fly to Beijing

Flying from Almaty (ALA) to Beijing (PEK) will usually cost between $456 to $522 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early April with an average ticket price of $456. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late September, with an average price of $536. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $81 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $465 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ALA to PEK flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ALA to PEK route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ALA to PEK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ALA to PEK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Almaty. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PEK, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into ALA. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Beijing, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Almaty. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $17 (3%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $471. Return trip prices are from the PEK to ALA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ALA to PEK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 38 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking ALA to PEK

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ALA to PEK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Astana (ALA > TSE > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $455
  • Average savings: $10 (2.15%)

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Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ALA to PEK? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Astana, Asiana, Azerbaijan Airlines, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Emirates, Hainan, S7, Shenzhen, Turkmenistan, Ural Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Capital International Airport to Almaty Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2033 miles or 3272 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ALA to PEK?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ALA to PEK flight is about 4 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Almaty and Beijing?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 24 available flights from ALA to PEK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ALA
Origination airport name Almaty Airport
City Almaty
Country Kazakhstan
Latitude 43.4
Longitude 77

Return Airport

Destination code PEK
Destination airport name Capital International Airport
City Beijing
Country China
Latitude 40.1
Longitude 116.6


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