The cheapest times to fly from EWR to YCU are

  • February 19th to March 18th (except the week of February 26th)
  • July 16th to December 31st (except the week of December 17th)

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 EWR to YCU is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $12700 for Wednesday flights during late March, or as low as $1477 for Thursday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Yuncheng

Flying from Newark, NJ (EWR) to Yuncheng (YCU) will usually cost between $3429 to $12400 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 $3118. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late March, with an average price of $11362. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $8244 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $6387 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EWR to YCU flight.

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

EWR to YCU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EWR to YCU flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Newark. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.55, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Yuncheng, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Newark. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1768 (23%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $5172. Return trip prices are from the YCU to EWR 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 EWR to YCU can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 55 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from EWR to YCU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Xianyang Airport (XIY) in Xi’an

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from YCU
  • Usually 85.45% less expensive than YCU
  • 1-layover flights available

See EWR to XIY flights


Flight Hacking EWR to YCU

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 EWR to YCU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Beijing (EWR > PEK > YCU)

  • Price for both tickets: $981
  • Average savings: $5407 (84.65%)

See EWR to PEK flights

Hack #2: Shanghai (EWR > PVG > YCU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1026
  • Average savings: $5362 (83.94%)

See EWR to PVG flights

Hack #3: Nanjing (EWR > NKG > YCU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1239
  • Average savings: $5148 (80.6%)

See EWR to NKG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from EWR to YCU? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, American, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, SAS, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Yuncheng Guangong Airport to Newark Liberty International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7187 miles or 11566 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from EWR to YCU?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EWR to YCU flight is about 13 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Newark, NJ and Yuncheng?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from EWR to YCU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code EWR
Origination airport name Newark Liberty International Airport
City Newark, NJ
Country the United States
Latitude 40.7
Longitude -74.2

Return Airport

Destination code YCU
Destination airport name Yuncheng Guangong Airport
City Yuncheng
Country China
Latitude 35.1
Longitude 111


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