The cheapest times to fly from CHS to CAN are

  • February 5th to February 25th
  • March 12th to May 6th
  • October 8th 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 CHS to CAN is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $3482 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $682 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Guangzhou

Flying from Charleston, SC (CHS) to Guangzhou (CAN) will usually cost between $742 to $1945 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $829. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2137. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1308 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1310 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CHS to CAN flight.

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

CHS to CAN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CHS to CAN flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Charleston. 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. 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 $381 (25%) 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 $1151. Return trip prices are from the CAN to CHS 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 CHS to CAN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 11 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 CHS to CAN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) in Hong Kong

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from CAN
  • Usually 11.56% less expensive than CAN
  • 1-layover flights available

See CHS to HKG flights


Flight Hacking CHS to CAN

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 CHS to CAN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (CHS > JFK > CAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $943
  • Average savings: $368 (28.05%)

See CHS to JFK flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (CHS > BOS > CAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $990
  • Average savings: $320 (24.43%)

See CHS to BOS flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (CHS > LAX > CAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1000
  • Average savings: $311 (23.7%)

See CHS to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, ANA, Cathay Dragon, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Qatar Airways, Shanghai Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Baiyun International Airport to Charleston AFB/International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8448 miles or 13596 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CHS to CAN flight is about 16 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Charleston, SC and Guangzhou?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CHS
Origination airport name Charleston AFB/International Airport
City Charleston, SC
Country the United States
Latitude 32.9
Longitude -80

Return Airport

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


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