The cheapest times to fly from CIF to HET are

  • October 15th to July 29th

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 CIF to HET is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $503 for Saturday flights during early October, or as low as $492 for Tuesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Hohhot

Flying from Chifeng (CIF) to Hohhot (HET) will usually cost between $492 to $503 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $492. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early October, with an average price of $503. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $11 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $503 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CIF to HET flight.

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

CIF to HET Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CIF to HET flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Chifeng. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.83, which is above 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 $1 (0%) 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 $498. Return trip prices are from the HET to CIF 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 CIF to HET can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 40 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking CIF to HET

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 CIF to HET — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Beijing (CIF > PEK > HET)

  • Price for both tickets: $465
  • Average savings: $39 (7.65%)

See CIF to PEK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CIF to HET? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Chengdu Airlines, China Eastern, China Express, CUA, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Tianjin Airlines, Xiamen, Yangtze River Express, Zhejiang Loong Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Baita Airport to Chifeng Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 378 miles or 608 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CIF to HET?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CIF to HET flight is about 1 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Chifeng and Hohhot?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from CIF to HET.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CIF
Origination airport name Chifeng Airport
City Chifeng
Country China
Latitude 42.2
Longitude 118.9

Return Airport

Destination code HET
Destination airport name Baita Airport
City Hohhot
Country China
Latitude 40.8
Longitude 111.8


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