The cheapest times to fly from CIH to PEK are

  • April 2nd to October 14th

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 CIH to PEK is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $1141 for Thursday flights during late December, or as low as $228 for Wednesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Beijing

Flying from Changzhi (CIH) to Beijing (PEK) will usually cost between $228 to $1141 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 $606. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1126. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $520 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1126 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CIH to PEK flight.

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

CIH to PEK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CIH to PEK flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Changzhi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $2.13, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays 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 $518 (46%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $609. Return trip prices are from the PEK to CIH 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 CIH to PEK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 34 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from CIH to PEK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Binhai Airport (TSN) in Tianjin

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from PEK
  • Usually 24.60% less expensive than PEK
  • Nonstop flights available

See CIH to TSN flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CIH to PEK? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, China Eastern, China Southern, Hainan, Juneyao Airlines, Shandong, Shenzhen, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Capital International Airport to Changzhi Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 329 miles or 529 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CIH to PEK?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CIH to PEK flight is about 1 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Changzhi and Beijing?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from CIH to PEK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeCIH
Origination airport nameChangzhi Airport

Return Airport

Destination codePEK
Destination airport nameCapital International Airport


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