The cheapest times to fly from HIA to CAN are

  • May 14th 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 CAN is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $2184 for Tuesday flights during early May, or as low as $971 for Friday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Guangzhou

Flying from Huai’an (HIA) to Guangzhou (CAN) will usually cost between $1064 to $2184 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $1080. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $2184. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1103 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2150 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HIA to CAN flight.

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

HIA to CAN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HIA to CAN 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 $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays 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 $102 (5%) 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 $1802. Return trip prices are from the CAN 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 CAN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 49 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 CAN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Bao’an International Airport (SZX) in Shenzhen

  • 61 miles (98 km) away from CAN
  • Usually 24.42% less expensive than CAN
  • Nonstop flights available

See HIA to SZX flights

Destination alternative #2: Jinwan Airport (ZUH) in Zhuhai

  • 96 miles (154 km) away from CAN
  • Usually 21.53% less expensive than CAN
  • Nonstop flights available

See HIA to ZUH flights


Flight Hacking HIA to CAN

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 CAN — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1012
  • Average savings: $1138 (52.93%)

See HIA to TSN flights

Hack #2: Phuket (HIA > HKT > CAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1364
  • Average savings: $787 (36.58%)

See HIA to HKT flights

Hack #3: Haikou (HIA > HAK > CAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1366
  • Average savings: $785 (36.49%)

See HIA to HAK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, China Eastern, China Southern, CUA, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Spring, Tianjin Airlines, Xiamen, Zhejiang Loong Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7686 miles or 12369 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HIA to CAN flight is about 14 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Huai’an and Guangzhou?

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


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 CAN
Destination airport name Baiyun International Airport
City Guangzhou
Country China
Latitude 23.4
Longitude 113.3


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