The cheapest times to fly from DLC to DOY are

  • July 16th to October 14th

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 DLC to DOY is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $1392 for Saturday flights during mid October, or as low as $266 for Sunday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Dongying

Flying from Dalian (DLC) to Shandong (DOY) will usually cost between $269 to $648 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $302. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid October, with an average price of $601. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $299 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $434 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DLC to DOY flight.

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

DLC to DOY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DLC to DOY flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Dalian. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.5, 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 $977 (70%) 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 $269. Return trip prices are from the DOY to DLC 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 DLC to DOY can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 18 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 DLC to DOY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Rizhao Shanzihe Airport (RIZ) in Rizhao

  • 148 miles (238 km) away from DOY
  • Usually 56.45% less expensive than DOY
  • Nonstop flights available

See DLC to RIZ flights

Destination alternative #2: Binhai Airport (TSN) in Tianjin

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from DOY
  • Usually 40.09% less expensive than DOY
  • Nonstop flights available

See DLC to TSN flights

Destination alternative #3: Yaoqiang Airport (TNA) in Jinan

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from DOY
  • Usually 36.87% less expensive than DOY
  • Nonstop flights available

See DLC to TNA flights

Destination alternative #4: Liuting Airport (TAO) in Qingdao

  • 123 miles (198 km) away from DOY
  • Usually 29.95% less expensive than DOY
  • Nonstop flights available

See DLC to TAO flights

Destination alternative #5: Weifang Airport (WEF) in Weifang

  • 62 miles (100 km) away from DOY
  • Usually 23.27% less expensive than DOY
  • Nonstop flights available

See DLC to WEF flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DLC to DOY? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, China Eastern, China Southern, CUA, Donghai Airlines, Hainan, Juneyao Airlines, Shenzhen, Spring, Tianjin Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dongying Shengli Airport to Zhoushuizi Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 180 miles or 290 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DLC to DOY?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DLC to DOY flight is about 1 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Dalian and Shandong?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from DLC to DOY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DLC
Origination airport name Zhoushuizi Airport
City Dalian
Country China
Latitude 39
Longitude 121.5

Return Airport

Destination code DOY
Destination airport name Dongying Shengli Airport
City Shandong
Country China
Latitude 37.5
Longitude 118.8


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