The cheapest times to fly from CGQ to HOU are

  • January 29th to April 15th
  • October 8th to December 31st (except the weeks of December 3rd and December 10th)

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 CGQ to HOU is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $2776 for Sunday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $930 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Houston

Flying from Changchun (CGQ) to Houston, TX (HOU) will usually cost between $1009 to $1752 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $930. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2776. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1846 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1482 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CGQ to HOU flight.

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

CGQ to HOU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CGQ to HOU flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Changchun. 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 depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $168 (10%) 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 $1338. Return trip prices are from the HOU to CGQ 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 CGQ to HOU 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 5 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 CGQ to HOU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport (IAH) in Houston, TX

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from HOU
  • Usually 0.47% less expensive than HOU
  • 1-layover flights available

See CGQ to IAH flights


Flight Hacking CGQ to HOU

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 CGQ to HOU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (CGQ > LAX > HOU)

  • Price for both tickets: $980
  • Average savings: $503 (33.91%)

See CGQ to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (CGQ > JFK > HOU)

  • Price for both tickets: $998
  • Average savings: $484 (32.66%)

See CGQ to LAX flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (CGQ > SFO > HOU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1027
  • Average savings: $456 (30.74%)

See CGQ to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CGQ to HOU? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, American, Asiana, British Airways, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, Shenzhen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from William P Hobby Airport to Longjia Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6727 miles or 10826 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CGQ to HOU?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CGQ to HOU flight is about 13 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Changchun and Houston, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from CGQ to HOU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CGQ
Origination airport name Longjia Airport
City Changchun
Country China
Latitude 44
Longitude 125.7

Return Airport

Destination code HOU
Destination airport name William P Hobby Airport
City Houston, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 29.6
Longitude -95.3


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