The cheapest times to fly from HKG to NKG are

  • February 12th to March 25th
  • May 14th to June 24th
  • August 6th to January 7th (except the weeks of September 24th and October 1st)

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 HKG to NKG is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $565 for Wednesday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $162 for Monday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Nanjing

Flying from Hong Kong (HKG) to Nanjing (NKG) will usually cost between $190 to $565 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $170. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $565. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $395 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $241 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HKG to NKG flight.

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

HKG to NKG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HKG to NKG flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Hong Kong. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Nanjing, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Hong Kong. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $9 (3%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $267. Return trip prices are from the NKG to HKG 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 HKG to NKG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 16 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 HKG to NKG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Xiaoshan Airport (HGH) in Hangzhou

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from NKG
  • Usually 11.20% less expensive than NKG
  • Nonstop flights available

See HKG to HGH flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from HKG to NKG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air Macau, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, Juneyao Airlines, Korean Air, Scoot, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Spring, Thai AirAsia, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Lukou Airport to Hong Kong International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 718 miles or 1156 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from HKG to NKG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HKG to NKG flight is about 2 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Hong Kong and Nanjing?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 66 available flights from HKG to NKG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HKG
Origination airport name Hong Kong International Airport
City Hong Kong
Country Hong Kong
Latitude 22.3
Longitude 113.9

Return Airport

Destination code NKG
Destination airport name Lukou Airport
City Nanjing
Country China
Latitude 31.7
Longitude 118.9


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