The cheapest times to fly from BDQ to SWA are

  • January 22nd to February 4th
  • February 26th to April 29th (except the weeks of April 2nd and April 9th)
  • July 2nd to September 9th (except the weeks of July 23rd and August 27th)
  • September 24th to October 28th (except the week of October 8th)

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 BDQ to SWA is late April. Prices can be as high as $1612 for Saturday flights during late May to early June, or as low as $926 for Monday flights around late April.


When to Fly to Shantou

Flying from Vadodara (BDQ) to Shantou (SWA) will usually cost between $979 to $1279 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late April with an average ticket price of $995. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May to early June, with an average price of $1253. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $258 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1099 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BDQ to SWA flight.

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

BDQ to SWA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BDQ to SWA flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Vadodara. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Shantou, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Vadodara. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $29 (3%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1094. Return trip prices are from the SWA to BDQ 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 BDQ 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 5 hour 57 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BDQ 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 BDQ to SWA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Delhi (BDQ > DEL > SWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $597
  • Average savings: $502 (45.7%)

See BDQ to BLR flights

Hack #2: Bangalore (BDQ > BLR > SWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $902
  • Average savings: $197 (17.89%)

See BDQ to DEL flights

Hack #3: Mumbai (BDQ > BOM > SWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $999
  • Average savings: $100 (9.1%)

See BDQ to BOM flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air India, Asiana, Bangkok Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Hainan, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2761 miles or 4443 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BDQ to SWA flight is about 5 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Vadodara and Shantou?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from BDQ to SWA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBDQ
Origination airport nameVadodara Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeSWA
Destination airport nameWaisha Airport


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