The cheapest times to fly from AOJ to SWA are

  • February 5th to March 18th
  • May 14th to June 17th
  • August 27th to September 16th
  • October 15th to December 23rd

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 AOJ to SWA is mid February. Prices can be as high as $1837 for Saturday flights during early May, or as low as $1004 for Wednesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Shantou

Flying from Aomori (AOJ) to Shantou (SWA) will usually cost between $1045 to $1575 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $1044. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $1595. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $551 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1194 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AOJ to SWA flight.

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

AOJ to SWA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AOJ to SWA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Aomori. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.41, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $106 (8%) 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 $1190. Return trip prices are from the SWA to AOJ 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 AOJ to SWA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 17 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking AOJ to SWA

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 AOJ to SWA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Tokyo (AOJ > HND > SWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $805
  • Average savings: $390 (32.62%)

See AOJ to ICN flights

Hack #2: Seoul (AOJ > ICN > SWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $951
  • Average savings: $244 (20.39%)

See AOJ to HND flights

Hack #3: Taipei (AOJ > TPE > SWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1007
  • Average savings: $188 (15.7%)

See AOJ to TPE flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from AOJ to SWA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: ANA, China Southern, JAL, Shanghai Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Waisha Airport to Aomori Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1830 miles or 2945 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from AOJ to SWA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AOJ to SWA flight is about 4 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Aomori and Shantou?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from AOJ to SWA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code AOJ
Origination airport name Aomori Airport
City Aomori
Country Japan
Latitude 40.7
Longitude 140.7

Return Airport

Destination code SWA
Destination airport name Waisha Airport
City Shantou
Country China
Latitude 23.4
Longitude 116.8


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