The cheapest times to fly from FOC to CHA are

  • January 29th to March 11th
  • March 26th to April 22nd
  • June 4th to June 17th
  • October 15th to December 2nd

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 FOC to CHA is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $4849 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $828 for Tuesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Chattanooga

Flying from Fuzhou (FOC) to Chattanooga, TN (CHA) will usually cost between $904 to $2041 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $861. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $3852. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2991 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1158 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FOC to CHA flight.

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

FOC to CHA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FOC to CHA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Fuzhou. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, 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 to Chattanooga, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Fuzhou. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $271 (14%) 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 $1181. Return trip prices are from the CHA to FOC 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 FOC to CHA 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 14 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 FOC to CHA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Nashville International Airport (BNA) in Nashville, TN

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from CHA
  • Usually 6.56% less expensive than CHA
  • 1-layover flights available

See FOC to BNA flights


Flight Hacking FOC to CHA

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 FOC to CHA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (FOC > JFK > CHA)

  • Price for both tickets: $963
  • Average savings: $196 (16.88%)

See FOC to LAX flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (FOC > LAX > CHA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1016
  • Average savings: $143 (12.31%)

See FOC to JFK flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (FOC > SFO > CHA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1106
  • Average savings: $53 (4.53%)

See FOC to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FOC to CHA? 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, KLM, Shenzhen, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Lovell Field Airport to Changle Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7920 miles or 12746 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FOC to CHA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FOC to CHA flight is about 15 hour 14 minutes.

How many flights go between Fuzhou and Chattanooga, TN?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeFOC
Origination airport nameChangle Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeCHA
Destination airport nameLovell Field Airport
CityChattanooga, TN
Countrythe United States


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