The cheapest times to fly from HIA to TNA are

  • May 21st to September 23rd (except the week of June 11th)
  • October 8th to October 21st

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 TNA is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $1802 for Thursday flights during early October, or as low as $854 for Friday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Jinan

Flying from Huai’an (HIA) to Jinan (TNA) will usually cost between $935 to $1782 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $871. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early October, with an average price of $1788. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $917 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1747 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HIA to TNA flight.

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

HIA to TNA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HIA to TNA flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Huai’an. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, 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. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Jinan, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Huai’an. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $89 (6%) 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 $1486. Return trip prices are from the TNA 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 TNA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 7 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking HIA to TNA

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 TNA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Changchun (HIA > CGQ > TNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1306
  • Average savings: $441 (25.22%)

See HIA to CGQ flights

Hack #2: Dalian (HIA > DLC > TNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1415
  • Average savings: $332 (18.98%)

See HIA to DLC flights

Hack #3: Xi’an (HIA > XIY > TNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1438
  • Average savings: $309 (17.69%)

See HIA to XIY flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, China Eastern, China Express, China Southern, Hainan, Shandong, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Tianjin Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6741 miles or 10849 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HIA to TNA flight is about 13 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Huai’an and Jinan?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from HIA to TNA.


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 TNA
Destination airport name Yaoqiang Airport
City Jinan
Country China
Latitude 36.9
Longitude 117.2


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