The cheapest times to fly from CSX to KMG are

  • May 14th to September 23rd
  • October 8th to December 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 CSX to KMG is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $424 for Saturday flights during early October, or as low as $260 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Kunming

Flying from Changsha (CSX) to Kunming (KMG) will usually cost between $307 to $424 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $301. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early October, with an average price of $424. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $123 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $414 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CSX to KMG flight.

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

CSX to KMG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CSX to KMG flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Changsha. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.38, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $22 (5%) 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 $382. Return trip prices are from the KMG to CSX 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 CSX to KMG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 13 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking CSX to KMG

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 CSX to KMG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Bangkok (CSX > DMK > KMG)

  • Price for both tickets: $377
  • Average savings: $38 (9.06%)

See CSX to DMK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CSX to KMG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 30 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Chengdu Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Chongqing Airlines, Fuzhou Airlines, Guangxi Beibu Gulf Airlines, Hainan, Hebei Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, Korean Air, Kunming Airlines, Lanmei Airlines (Cambodia), Lao Airlines, Okay Airways, Ruili Airlines, Scoot, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, THAI, Thai AirAsia, Tianjin Airlines, Tibet Airlines, Xiamen, Zhejiang Loong Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Wujiaba Airport to Huanghua Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 684 miles or 1101 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CSX to KMG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CSX to KMG flight is about 2 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Changsha and Kunming?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from CSX to KMG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CSX
Origination airport name Huanghua Airport
City Changsha
Country China
Latitude 28.2
Longitude 113.2

Return Airport

Destination code KMG
Destination airport name Wujiaba Airport
City Kunming
Country China
Latitude 25
Longitude 102.7


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