The cheapest times to fly from FRA to PEK are

  • January 22nd to April 15th (except the week of January 29th)
  • May 7th to June 24th
  • October 22nd 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 FRA to PEK is early to mid June. Prices can be as high as $919 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $446 for Tuesday flights around early to mid June.


When to Fly to Beijing

Flying from Frankfurt (FRA) to Beijing (PEK) will usually cost between $516 to $752 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid June with an average ticket price of $516. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $752. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $236 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $550 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FRA to PEK flight.

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

FRA to PEK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FRA to PEK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Frankfurt. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, 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 $65 (9%) 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 $536. Return trip prices are from the PEK to FRA 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 FRA to PEK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 42 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking FRA 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 FRA to PEK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dublin (FRA > DUB > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $538
  • Average savings: $13 (2.27%)

See FRA to DME flights

Hack #2: Moscow (FRA > DME > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $548
  • Average savings: $2 (0.36%)

See FRA to DUB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 45 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Algerie, Air Astana, Air China, Air France, Alitalia, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Azerbaijan Airlines, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, CSA, EgyptAir, El Al, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, LATAM, LOT, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, MIAT, Qatar Airways, S7, SAS, Shenzhen, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, Ukraine International, Vietnam Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Capital International Airport to Frankfurt Main Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4839 miles or 7788 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FRA to PEK flight is about 9 hour 42 minutes.

How many flights go between Frankfurt and Beijing?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 112 available flights from FRA to PEK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FRA
Origination airport name Frankfurt Main Airport
City Frankfurt
Country Germany
Latitude 50
Longitude 8.6

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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