The cheapest times to fly from COS to CAN are
- January 22nd to March 4th (except the week of January 29th)
- April 2nd to April 29th
- May 14th to May 27th
- August 27th 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 COS to CAN is early September. Prices can be as high as $3225 for Friday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $807 for Tuesday flights around early September.
When to Fly to Guangzhou
Flying from Colorado Springs, CO (COS) to Guangzhou (CAN) will usually cost between $854 to $2098 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $1012. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2263. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1251 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1533 can be considered a good price for a round-trip COS to CAN flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the COS to CAN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the COS to CAN flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Colorado Springs. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Guangzhou, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Colorado Springs. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $265 (16%) 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 $1292. Return trip prices are from the CAN to COS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from COS 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 14 hour 27 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 COS to CAN while comparing.
- 84 miles (135 km) away from CAN
- Usually 24.10% less expensive than CAN
- 1-layover flights available
- 61 miles (98 km) away from CAN
- Usually 11.35% less expensive than CAN
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Hacking COS 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 COS to CAN — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $957
- Average savings: $576 (37.57%)
- Price for both tickets: $1059
- Average savings: $474 (30.92%)
- Price for both tickets: $1108
- Average savings: $425 (27.72%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from COS to CAN? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, ANA, Asiana, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, KLM, Korean Air, Shenzhen, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Baiyun International Airport to City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 7485 miles or 12046 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from COS to CAN?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop COS to CAN flight is about 14 hour 27 minutes.
How many flights go between Colorado Springs, CO and Guangzhou?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from COS to CAN.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport|
|City||Colorado Springs, CO|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Baiyun International Airport|
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