The cheapest times to fly from CTU to LGK are

  • February 5th to April 22nd (except the weeks of February 12th and April 2nd)
  • May 7th to July 22nd (except the weeks of May 14th and July 9th)
  • October 15th to November 11th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 CTU to LGK is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1275 for Friday flights during late January, or as low as $195 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Langkawi

Flying from Chengdu (CTU) to Langkawi (LGK) will usually cost between $284 to $899 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $297. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late January, with an average price of $898. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $601 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $367 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CTU to LGK flight.

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

CTU to LGK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CTU to LGK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Chengdu. 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 Langkawi, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Chengdu. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $169 (30%) 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 $338. Return trip prices are from the LGK to CTU 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 CTU to LGK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 2 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking CTU to LGK

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 CTU to LGK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Kuala Lumpur (CTU > KUL > LGK)

  • Price for both tickets: $291
  • Average savings: $76 (20.6%)

See CTU to SIN flights

Hack #2: Singapore (CTU > SIN > LGK)

  • Price for both tickets: $301
  • Average savings: $66 (17.87%)

See CTU to KUL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CTU to LGK? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Garuda Indonesia, Malindo Air, Royal Brunei, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Langkawi International Airport to Shuangliu Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1696 miles or 2729 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CTU to LGK?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CTU to LGK flight is about 4 hour 2 minutes.

How many flights go between Chengdu and Langkawi?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CTU
Origination airport name Shuangliu Airport
City Chengdu
Country China
Latitude 30.6
Longitude 103.9

Return Airport

Destination code LGK
Destination airport name Langkawi International Airport
City Langkawi
Country Malaysia
Latitude 6.3
Longitude 99.7


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