The cheapest times to fly from DAT to INC are

  • May 7th to December 23rd (except the week of October 1st)

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 DAT to INC is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1900 for Saturday flights during early March, or as low as $442 for Sunday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Yinchuan

Flying from Datong (DAT) to Yinchuan (INC) will usually cost between $782 to $1882 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 $746. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $1460. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $714 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1193 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DAT to INC flight.

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

DAT to INC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DAT to INC flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Datong. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.91, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday 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 $394 (26%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1101. Return trip prices are from the INC to DAT 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 DAT to INC can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 41 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking DAT to INC

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 DAT to INC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Beijing (DAT > PEK > INC)

  • Price for both tickets: $616
  • Average savings: $577 (48.39%)

See DAT to PEK flights

Hack #2: Nanjing (DAT > NKG > INC)

  • Price for both tickets: $880
  • Average savings: $313 (26.21%)

See DAT to NKG flights

Hack #3: Xi’an (DAT > XIY > INC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1098
  • Average savings: $95 (7.92%)

See DAT to XIY flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DAT to INC? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, China Eastern, China Express, China Southern, CUA, Kunming Airlines, Shandong, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Tianjin Airlines, Zhejiang Loong Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Hedong Airport to Datong Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 389 miles or 626 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DAT to INC?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DAT to INC flight is about 1 hour 41 minutes.

How many flights go between Datong and Yinchuan?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from DAT to INC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DAT
Origination airport name Datong Airport
City Datong
Country China
Latitude 40.1
Longitude 113.3

Return Airport

Destination code INC
Destination airport name Hedong Airport
City Yinchuan
Country China
Latitude 38.3
Longitude 106.4


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