The cheapest times to fly from FAR to PEK are

  • January 15th to April 29th (except the weeks of January 29th and February 26th)
  • August 27th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 1st and October 8th)

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 FAR to PEK is mid November. Prices can be as high as $2175 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $730 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Beijing

Flying from Fargo, ND (FAR) to Beijing (PEK) will usually cost between $823 to $1757 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $843. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1769. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $926 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1129 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FAR to PEK flight.

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

FAR to PEK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FAR to PEK flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Fargo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $149 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1185. Return trip prices are from the PEK to FAR 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 FAR to PEK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 56 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking FAR to PEK

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 FAR to PEK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Denver, CO (FAR > DEN > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $863
  • Average savings: $267 (23.6%)

See FAR to DEN flights

Hack #2: San Diego, CA (FAR > SAN > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $914
  • Average savings: $216 (19.09%)

See FAR to SAN flights

Hack #3: Las Vegas, NV (FAR > LAS > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $915
  • Average savings: $215 (19%)

See FAR to LAS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FAR to PEK? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, China Southern, Delta, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Capital International Airport to Hector International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6083 miles or 9790 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FAR to PEK?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FAR to PEK flight is about 11 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Fargo, ND and Beijing?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from FAR to PEK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FAR
Origination airport name Hector International Airport
City Fargo, ND
Country the United States
Latitude 46.9
Longitude -96.8

Return Airport

Destination code PEK
Destination airport name Capital International Airport
City Beijing
Country China
Latitude 40.1
Longitude 116.6


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