The cheapest times to fly from AZO to NKG are

  • January 29th to May 6th (except the week of February 5th)
  • October 15th to December 9th

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 AZO to NKG is late October. Prices can be as high as $2501 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $1112 for Wednesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Nanjing

Flying from Kalamazoo, MI (AZO) to Nanjing (NKG) will usually cost between $1112 to $1692 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 $1132. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2010. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $878 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1293 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AZO to NKG flight.

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

AZO to NKG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AZO to NKG flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Kalamazoo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to NKG, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into AZO. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Nanjing, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Kalamazoo. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $210 (15%) 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 $1251. Return trip prices are from the NKG to AZO 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 AZO to NKG can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 45 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking AZO to NKG

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 AZO to NKG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (AZO > LAX > NKG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1043
  • Average savings: $250 (19.33%)

See AZO to LAX flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (AZO > JFK > NKG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1082
  • Average savings: $212 (16.36%)

See AZO to JFK flights

Hack #3: Toronto (AZO > YYZ > NKG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1119
  • Average savings: $174 (13.46%)

See AZO to YYZ flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from AZO to NKG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, Asiana, China Southern, Delta, JAL, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Shenzhen, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Lukou Airport to Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7095 miles or 11418 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from AZO to NKG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AZO to NKG flight is about 13 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Kalamazoo, MI and Nanjing?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from AZO to NKG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code AZO
Origination airport name Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport
City Kalamazoo, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 42.2
Longitude -85.6

Return Airport

Destination code NKG
Destination airport name Lukou Airport
City Nanjing
Country China
Latitude 31.7
Longitude 118.9


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