The cheapest times to fly from EWR to ZHA are

  • February 19th to March 4th
  • March 26th to June 10th
  • September 10th to December 9th

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 ZHA is early to mid April. Prices can be as high as $3022 for Thursday flights during late December, or as low as $1194 for Wednesday flights around early to mid April.


When to Fly to Zhanjiang

Flying from Newark, NJ (EWR) to Zhanjiang (ZHA) will usually cost between $1333 to $2358 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid April with an average ticket price of $1371. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2392. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1021 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1656 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EWR to ZHA flight.

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

EWR to ZHA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EWR to ZHA flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Newark. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Zhanjiang, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Newark. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $402 (21%) 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 $1556. Return trip prices are from the ZHA 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 ZHA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 39 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 ZHA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Meilan Airport (HAK) in Haikou

  • 89 miles (143 km) away from ZHA
  • Usually 28.17% less expensive than ZHA
  • 1-layover flights available

See EWR to HAK flights


Flight Hacking EWR to ZHA

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 ZHA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Shanghai (EWR > PVG > ZHA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1175
  • Average savings: $481 (29.06%)

See EWR to PVG flights

Hack #2: Guangzhou (EWR > CAN > ZHA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1199
  • Average savings: $457 (27.6%)

See EWR to CAN flights

Hack #3: Phnom Penh (EWR > PNH > ZHA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1212
  • Average savings: $445 (26.84%)

See EWR to PNH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, American, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, Lufthansa, SAS, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8148 miles or 13113 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EWR to ZHA flight is about 15 hour 39 minutes.

How many flights go between Newark, NJ and Zhanjiang?

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


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 ZHA
Destination airport name Zhanjiang Airport
City Zhanjiang
Country China
Latitude 21.2
Longitude 110.4


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