The cheapest times to fly from CAN to MKE are

  • February 5th to April 22nd
  • June 4th to July 1st (except the week of June 18th)
  • October 8th to November 25th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 CAN to MKE is early April. Prices can be as high as $2680 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $899 for Tuesday flights around early April.


When to Fly to Milwaukee

Flying from Guangzhou (CAN) to Milwaukee, WI (MKE) will usually cost between $921 to $2040 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early April with an average ticket price of $932. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1971. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1039 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1187 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CAN to MKE flight.

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

CAN to MKE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CAN to MKE flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Guangzhou. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $237 (15%) 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 $1225. Return trip prices are from the MKE to CAN 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 CAN to MKE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 46 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from CAN to MKE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) in Chicago, IL

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from MKE
  • Usually 21.40% less expensive than MKE
  • 1-layover flights available

See CAN to ORD flights

Destination alternative #2: Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) in Chicago, IL

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from MKE
  • Usually 12.97% less expensive than MKE
  • 2-layover flights available

See CAN to MDW flights


Flight Hacking CAN to MKE

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 CAN to MKE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Francisco, CA (CAN > SFO > MKE)

  • Price for both tickets: $949
  • Average savings: $238 (20.05%)

See CAN to LAX flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (CAN > LAX > MKE)

  • Price for both tickets: $954
  • Average savings: $233 (19.63%)

See CAN to SFO flights

Hack #3: Seattle, WA (CAN > SEA > MKE)

  • Price for both tickets: $971
  • Average savings: $217 (18.24%)

See CAN to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CAN to MKE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, ANA, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Shanghai Airlines, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from General Mitchell International Airport to Baiyun International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7657 miles or 12323 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CAN to MKE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CAN to MKE flight is about 14 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between Guangzhou and Milwaukee, WI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from CAN to MKE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CAN
Origination airport name Baiyun International Airport
City Guangzhou
Country China
Latitude 23.4
Longitude 113.3

Return Airport

Destination code MKE
Destination airport name General Mitchell International Airport
City Milwaukee, WI
Country the United States
Latitude 42.9
Longitude -87.9


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