The cheapest times to fly from CLQ to SWA are

  • January 8th to January 21st
  • February 5th to March 11th
  • May 14th to July 1st (except the week of June 4th)
  • August 20th to September 16th

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 CLQ to SWA is late October. Prices can be as high as $3306 for Friday flights during mid July, or as low as $1769 for Monday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Shantou

Flying from Colima (CLQ) to Shantou (SWA) will usually cost between $1919 to $2927 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $2023. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $2865. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $842 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2281 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CLQ to SWA flight.

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

CLQ to SWA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CLQ to SWA flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Colima. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $342 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2160. Return trip prices are from the SWA to CLQ 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 CLQ to SWA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 9 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking CLQ to SWA

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 CLQ to SWA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (CLQ > LAX > SWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1580
  • Average savings: $702 (30.75%)

See CLQ to SFO flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (CLQ > SFO > SWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1776
  • Average savings: $506 (22.16%)

See CLQ to LAX flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (CLQ > JFK > SWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1871
  • Average savings: $411 (18%)

See CLQ to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CLQ to SWA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromar, American, China Southern, Delta, KLM, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Waisha Airport to Colima Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8423 miles or 13555 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CLQ to SWA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CLQ to SWA flight is about 16 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Colima and Shantou?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CLQ
Origination airport name Colima Airport
City Colima
Country Mexico
Latitude 19.3
Longitude -103.6

Return Airport

Destination code SWA
Destination airport name Waisha Airport
City Shantou
Country China
Latitude 23.4
Longitude 116.8


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