The cheapest times to fly from FNT to SZX are

  • February 12th to April 22nd
  • July 2nd to July 22nd
  • October 15th 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 FNT to SZX is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $3754 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $1206 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Shenzhen

Flying from Flint, MI (FNT) to Shenzhen (SZX) will usually cost between $1210 to $2145 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $1270. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2438. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1169 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2028 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FNT to SZX flight.

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

FNT to SZX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FNT to SZX flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Flint. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SZX, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into FNT. 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 $242 (12%) 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 $1670. Return trip prices are from the SZX to FNT 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 FNT to SZX can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 58 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 FNT to SZX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) in Hong Kong

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from SZX
  • Usually 40.19% less expensive than SZX
  • 1-layover flights available

See FNT to HKG flights


Flight Hacking FNT to SZX

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 FNT to SZX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (FNT > LAX > SZX)

  • Price for both tickets: $984
  • Average savings: $1044 (51.48%)

See FNT to LAX flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (FNT > JFK > SZX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1107
  • Average savings: $921 (45.41%)

See FNT to JFK flights

Hack #3: Vancouver (FNT > YVR > SZX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1127
  • Average savings: $902 (44.45%)

See FNT to YVR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FNT to SZX? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: American, ANA, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, Korean Air, Shenzhen, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Bao’an International Airport to Bishop International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7767 miles or 12500 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FNT to SZX?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FNT to SZX flight is about 14 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Flint, MI and Shenzhen?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from FNT to SZX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FNT
Origination airport name Bishop International Airport
City Flint, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 43
Longitude -83.7

Return Airport

Destination code SZX
Destination airport name Bao’an International Airport
City Shenzhen
Country China
Latitude 22.6
Longitude 113.8


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