The cheapest times to fly from LAS to KMG are

  • January 15th to May 20th (except the week of May 7th)
  • October 15th to December 9th

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 LAS to KMG is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $2541 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $714 for Tuesday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Kunming

Flying from Las Vegas, NV (LAS) to Kunming (KMG) will usually cost between $822 to $1587 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $801. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1748. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $948 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1119 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAS to KMG flight.

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

LAS to KMG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAS to KMG flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Las Vegas. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KMG, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into LAS. Saturdays 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 $181 (15%) 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 $1049. Return trip prices are from the KMG to LAS 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 LAS to KMG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 34 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LAS to KMG

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 LAS to KMG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (LAS > LAX > KMG)

  • Price for both tickets: $806
  • Average savings: $313 (27.97%)

See LAS to LAX flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (LAS > SFO > KMG)

  • Price for both tickets: $882
  • Average savings: $238 (21.22%)

See LAS to SFO flights

Hack #3: Hong Kong (LAS > HKG > KMG)

  • Price for both tickets: $909
  • Average savings: $211 (18.81%)

See LAS to HKG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LAS to KMG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, United, WestJet, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Wujiaba Airport to McCarran International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7545 miles or 12142 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LAS to KMG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAS to KMG flight is about 14 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Las Vegas, NV and Kunming?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LAS
Origination airport name McCarran International Airport
City Las Vegas, NV
Country the United States
Latitude 36.1
Longitude -115.2

Return Airport

Destination code KMG
Destination airport name Wujiaba Airport
City Kunming
Country China
Latitude 25
Longitude 102.7


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