The cheapest times to fly from CTU to ZUH 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 CTU to ZUH is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $463 for Thursday flights during early October, or as low as $284 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Zhuhai

Flying from Chengdu (CTU) to Zhuhai (ZUH) will usually cost between $318 to $463 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 $284. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early October, with an average price of $463. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $179 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $457 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CTU to ZUH flight.

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

CTU to ZUH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CTU to ZUH 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 $0.34, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ZUH, and Friday the cheapest day to fly back into CTU. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Zhuhai, and Tuesdays are the most expensive days to return to Chengdu. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $18 (4%) 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 $426. Return trip prices are from the ZUH 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 ZUH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 29 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 CTU to ZUH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Macau International Airport (MFM) in Macau

  • 17 miles (27 km) away from ZUH
  • Usually 39.43% less expensive than ZUH
  • Nonstop flights available

See CTU to MFM flights

Destination alternative #2: Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) in Hong Kong

  • 40 miles (64 km) away from ZUH
  • Usually 38.12% less expensive than ZUH
  • Nonstop flights available

See CTU to HKG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Chengdu Airlines, China Eastern, China Express, China Southern, CUA, Donghai Airlines, Guangxi Beibu Gulf Airlines, Hainan, Hebei Airlines, Jiangxi Air, Juneyao Airlines, Kunming Airlines, Lucky Air, Okay Airways, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Spring, Tianjin Airlines, Xiamen, Zhejiang Loong Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Jinwan Airport to Shuangliu Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 830 miles or 1336 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CTU to ZUH flight is about 2 hour 29 minutes.

How many flights go between Chengdu and Zhuhai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from CTU to ZUH.


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 ZUH
Destination airport name Jinwan Airport
City Zhuhai
Country China
Latitude 22
Longitude 113.4


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