The cheapest times to fly from HIA to DLC are

  • May 14th to July 15th
  • October 22nd to March 25th

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 HIA to DLC is late December. Prices can be as high as $2585 for Saturday flights during early October, or as low as $240 for Friday flights around late December.


When to Fly to Dalian

Flying from Huai’an (HIA) to Dalian (DLC) will usually cost between $240 to $1426 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late December with an average ticket price of $240. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early October, with an average price of $2585. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2345 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1141 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HIA to DLC flight.

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

HIA to DLC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HIA to DLC flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Huai’an. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday 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 $582 (44%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $698. Return trip prices are from the DLC to HIA 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 HIA to DLC can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 42 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking HIA to DLC

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 HIA to DLC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Tianjin (HIA > TSN > DLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $658
  • Average savings: $483 (42.36%)

See HIA to TSN flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from HIA to DLC? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Changan Airlines, China Eastern, China Express, China Southern, CUA, Fuzhou Airlines, Hainan, Juneyao Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Spring, Tianjin Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Zhoushuizi Airport to Huai’an Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6506 miles or 10470 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from HIA to DLC?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HIA to DLC flight is about 12 hour 42 minutes.

How many flights go between Huai’an and Dalian?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from HIA to DLC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HIA
Origination airport name Huai’an Airport
City Huai’an
Country China
Latitude 33.8
Longitude 119.1

Return Airport

Destination code DLC
Destination airport name Zhoushuizi Airport
City Dalian
Country China
Latitude 39
Longitude 121.5


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