The cheapest times to fly from HIA to PEK 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 PEK is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $2566 for Thursday flights during early May, or as low as $1192 for Friday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Beijing

Flying from Huai’an (HIA) to Beijing (PEK) will usually cost between $1417 to $2566 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 $1242. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $2566. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1323 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2566 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HIA to PEK flight.

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

HIA to PEK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HIA to PEK flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Huai’an. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.24, which is 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 Beijing, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Huai’an. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $364 (14%) 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 $2194. Return trip prices are from the PEK 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 PEK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 47 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 PEK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Binhai Airport (TSN) in Tianjin

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from PEK
  • Usually 84.41% less expensive than PEK
  • Nonstop flights available

See HIA to TSN flights


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $985
  • Average savings: $1581 (61.61%)

See HIA to TSN flights

Hack #2: Harbin (HIA > HRB > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1382
  • Average savings: $1184 (46.13%)

See HIA to HRB flights

Hack #3: Changchun (HIA > CGQ > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1420
  • Average savings: $1146 (44.67%)

See HIA to CGQ flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, China Eastern, China Southern, Sichuan Airlines, Xiamen, Zhejiang Loong Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6553 miles or 10546 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HIA to PEK flight is about 12 hour 47 minutes.

How many flights go between Huai’an and Beijing?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from HIA to PEK.


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 PEK
Destination airport name Capital International Airport
City Beijing
Country China
Latitude 40.1
Longitude 116.6


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