The cheapest times to fly from HIA to HRB are

  • May 14th to September 23rd

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 HRB is mid August. Prices can be as high as $2189 for Saturday flights during mid October, or as low as $608 for Tuesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Harbin

Flying from Huai’an (HIA) to Harbin (HRB) will usually cost between $680 to $968 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $681. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid October, with an average price of $1030. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $349 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $946 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HIA to HRB flight.

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

HIA to HRB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HIA to HRB flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Huai’an. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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 $55 (6%) 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 $866. Return trip prices are from the HRB 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 HRB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 46 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from HIA to HRB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Longjia Airport (CGQ) in Changchun

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from HRB
  • Usually 1.53% less expensive than HRB
  • Nonstop flights available

See HIA to CGQ flights


Flight Hacking HIA to HRB

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 HRB — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $771
  • Average savings: $175 (18.5%)

See HIA to TSN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, China Eastern, China Southern, CUA, Fuzhou Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, Qingdao Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Spring, Tianjin Airlines, Xiamen, Zhejiang Loong Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5988 miles or 9637 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HIA to HRB flight is about 11 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between Huai’an and Harbin?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from HIA to HRB.


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 HRB
Destination airport name Taiping Airport
City Harbin
Country China
Latitude 45.6
Longitude 126.3


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