The cheapest times to fly from CTS to HNA are

  • January 1st to March 25th (except the week of March 12th)
  • November 5th 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 CTS to HNA is early March. Prices can be as high as $507 for Saturday flights during mid July, or as low as $193 for Tuesday flights around early March.


When to Fly to Hanamaki

Flying from Sapporo (CTS) to Hanamaki (HNA) will usually cost between $200 to $414 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early March with an average ticket price of $201. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $457. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $256 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $237 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CTS to HNA flight.

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

CTS to HNA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CTS to HNA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Sapporo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.63, 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 $32 (12%) 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 $241. Return trip prices are from the HNA to CTS 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 CTS to HNA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 24 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 CTS to HNA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Aomori Airport (AOJ) in Aomori

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from HNA
  • Usually 10.97% less expensive than HNA
  • Nonstop flights available

See CTS to AOJ flights

Destination alternative #2: Yamagata Airport (GAJ) in Yamagata

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from HNA
  • Usually 4.64% less expensive than HNA
  • Nonstop flights available

See CTS to GAJ flights

Destination alternative #3: Akita Airport (AXT) in Akita

  • 51 miles (82 km) away from HNA
  • Usually 3.59% less expensive than HNA
  • Nonstop flights available

See CTS to AXT flights

Destination alternative #4: Sendai Airport (SDJ) in Sendai

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from HNA
  • Usually 2.74% less expensive than HNA
  • Nonstop flights available

See CTS to SDJ flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CTS to HNA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: China Airlines, China Eastern, EVA Air, FDA, JAL, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Hanamaki Airport to New Chitose Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 233 miles or 375 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CTS to HNA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CTS to HNA flight is about 1 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Sapporo and Hanamaki?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from CTS to HNA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CTS
Origination airport name New Chitose Airport
City Sapporo
Country Japan
Latitude 42.8
Longitude 141.7

Return Airport

Destination code HNA
Destination airport name Hanamaki Airport
City Hanamaki
Country Japan
Latitude 39.4
Longitude 141.1


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