The cheapest times to fly from INC to LJG are

  • March 26th to September 2nd
  • October 8th to October 28th

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 INC to LJG is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1114 for Monday flights during late February and early March, or as low as $551 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Lijiang

Flying from Yinchuan (INC) to Lijiang (LJG) will usually cost between $649 to $1114 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 $622. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late February and early March, with an average price of $905. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $283 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $757 can be considered a good price for a round-trip INC to LJG flight.

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

INC to LJG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the INC to LJG flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Yinchuan. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.53, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays 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 $118 (14%) 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 $738. Return trip prices are from the LJG to INC 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 INC to LJG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 34 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from INC to LJG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Beijing Capital, Chengdu Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Juneyao Airlines, Kunming Airlines, Lucky Air, Shandong, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Tianjin Airlines, Tibet Airlines, West Air, Xiamen, Zhejiang Loong Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sanyi Airport to Hedong Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 880 miles or 1416 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from INC to LJG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop INC to LJG flight is about 2 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Yinchuan and Lijiang?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code INC
Origination airport name Hedong Airport
City Yinchuan
Country China
Latitude 38.3
Longitude 106.4

Return Airport

Destination code LJG
Destination airport name Sanyi Airport
City Lijiang
Country China
Latitude 26.7
Longitude 100.2


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