The cheapest times to fly from HKG to HRL are

  • February 12th to May 6th
  • June 18th to July 1st
  • October 15th to December 2nd

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 HRL is late October. Prices can be as high as $1789 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $1005 for Tuesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Harlingen

Flying from Hong Kong (HKG) to Harlingen/San Benito, TX (HRL) will usually cost between $1005 to $1468 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $1005. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1604. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $599 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1143 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HKG to HRL flight.

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

HKG to HRL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HKG to HRL flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Hong Kong. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Harlingen, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Hong Kong. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $180 (12%) 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 $1118. Return trip prices are from the HRL 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 HRL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 14 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from HKG to HRL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Laredo International Airport (LRD) in Laredo, TX

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from HRL
  • Usually 6.04% less expensive than HRL
  • 1-layover flights available

See HKG to LRD flights


Flight Hacking HKG to HRL

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 HKG to HRL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Houston, TX (HKG > IAH > HRL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1020
  • Average savings: $123 (10.76%)

See HKG to LAX flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (HKG > LAX > HRL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1031
  • Average savings: $113 (9.84%)

See HKG to IAH flights

Hack #3: Houston, TX (HKG > HOU > HRL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1045
  • Average savings: $99 (8.62%)

See HKG to HOU flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, American, ANA, Cathay Pacific, Delta, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8472 miles or 13634 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HKG to HRL flight is about 16 hour 14 minutes.

How many flights go between Hong Kong and Harlingen/San Benito, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from HKG to HRL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeHKG
Origination airport nameHong Kong International Airport
CityHong Kong
CountryHong Kong

Return Airport

Destination codeHRL
Destination airport nameValley International Airport
CityHarlingen/San Benito, TX
Countrythe United States


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