The cheapest times to fly from HRB to CIF are

  • July 23rd 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 HRB to CIF is mid October. Prices can be as high as $883 for Wednesday flights during mid July, or as low as $687 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Chifeng

Flying from Harbin (HRB) to Chifeng (CIF) will usually cost between $694 to $883 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $724. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $820. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $96 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $781 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HRB to CIF flight.

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

HRB to CIF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HRB to CIF flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Harbin. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.12, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Wednesdays 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 $183 (21%) 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 $693. Return trip prices are from the CIF to HRB 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 HRB to CIF can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 46 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking HRB to CIF

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 HRB to CIF — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Tianjin (HRB > TSN > CIF)

  • Price for both tickets: $615
  • Average savings: $166 (21.25%)

See HRB to TSN flights

Hack #2: Beijing (HRB > PEK > CIF)

  • Price for both tickets: $618
  • Average savings: $163 (20.87%)

See HRB to PEK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from HRB to CIF? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Chengdu Airlines, China Eastern, China Express, China Southern, CUA, Hainan, Shandong, Shenzhen, Tianjin Airlines, Xiamen, Zhejiang Loong Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Chifeng Airport to Taiping Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 434 miles or 698 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from HRB to CIF?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HRB to CIF flight is about 1 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between Harbin and Chifeng?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from HRB to CIF.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HRB
Origination airport name Taiping Airport
City Harbin
Country China
Latitude 45.6
Longitude 126.3

Return Airport

Destination code CIF
Destination airport name Chifeng Airport
City Chifeng
Country China
Latitude 42.2
Longitude 118.9


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