The cheapest times to fly from AUH to PEK are

  • January 15th to January 28th
  • February 12th to April 29th (except the weeks of February 19th, February 26th, and March 26th)
  • May 28th to June 24th
  • July 30th to September 9th (except the week of August 20th)

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 AUH to PEK is late October. Prices can be as high as $1200 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $623 for Tuesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Beijing

Flying from Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Beijing (PEK) will usually cost between $726 to $1083 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $756. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1090. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $333 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $824 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AUH to PEK flight.

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

AUH to PEK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AUH to PEK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Abu Dhabi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, 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 AUH. 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 $61 (6%) 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 $819. Return trip prices are from the PEK to AUH 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 AUH to PEK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 38 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking AUH 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 AUH to PEK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Delhi (AUH > DEL > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $679
  • Average savings: $145 (17.55%)

See AUH to BOM flights

Hack #2: Mumbai (AUH > BOM > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $717
  • Average savings: $107 (12.93%)

See AUH to DEL flights

Hack #3: Bangkok (AUH > BKK > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $791
  • Average savings: $33 (4.01%)

See AUH to BKK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 25 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Astana, ANA, Asiana, Bangkok Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, EgyptAir, Etihad, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Pakistan, Philippine Airlines, S7, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, SriLankan, Turkish Airlines, Turkmenistan, Vietnam Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Capital International Airport to Abu Dhabi International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3700 miles or 5955 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AUH to PEK flight is about 7 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Abu Dhabi and Beijing?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 52 available flights from AUH to PEK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code AUH
Origination airport name Abu Dhabi International Airport
City Abu Dhabi
Country the United Arab Emirates
Latitude 24.4
Longitude 54.7

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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