The cheapest times to fly from AMS to PEK are

  • January 8th to April 1st (except the week of January 29th)
  • May 7th to June 3rd (except the week of May 21st)
  • August 27th to September 9th
  • October 22nd to December 16th

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 AMS to PEK is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $818 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $445 for Tuesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Beijing

Flying from Amsterdam (AMS) to Beijing (PEK) will usually cost between $458 to $714 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $460. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $759. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $299 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $519 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AMS to PEK flight.

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

AMS to PEK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AMS to PEK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Amsterdam. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PEK, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into AMS. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $45 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $519. Return trip prices are from the PEK to AMS 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 AMS to PEK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 44 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 32 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, Alitalia, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, CSA, EgyptAir, El Al, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Hainan, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, LOT, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SAS, Sichuan Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4863 miles or 7826 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AMS to PEK flight is about 9 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Amsterdam and Beijing?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 91 available flights from AMS to PEK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code AMS
Origination airport name Schiphol Airport
City Amsterdam
Country the Netherlands
Latitude 52.3
Longitude 4.8

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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