The cheapest times to fly from DSN to CTU are

  • May 14th to July 15th
  • August 20th to September 23rd
  • October 8th to December 23rd

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 DSN to CTU is early September. Prices can be as high as $599 for Tuesday flights during mid August, or as low as $405 for Monday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Chengdu

Flying from Dongsheng (DSN) to Chengdu (CTU) will usually cost between $441 to $585 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $405. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $572. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $167 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $562 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DSN to CTU flight.

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

DSN to CTU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DSN to CTU flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Ordos City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.5, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CTU, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into DSN. Tuesdays 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 $31 (5%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $532. Return trip prices are from the CTU to DSN 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 DSN to CTU can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 15 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, China Eastern, China Express, China Southern, CUA, Hainan, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Shuangliu Airport to Ordos Ejin Horo Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 702 miles or 1130 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DSN to CTU flight is about 2 hour 15 minutes.

How many flights go between Dongsheng and Chengdu?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from DSN to CTU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DSN
Origination airport name Ordos Ejin Horo Airport
City Dongsheng
Country China
Latitude 39.5
Longitude 109.9

Return Airport

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


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