The cheapest times to fly from LAX to CTU are
- January 22nd to April 1st
- August 20th 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 LAX to CTU is early September. Prices can be as high as $2370 for Saturday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $360 for Wednesday flights around early September.
When to Fly to Chengdu
Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Chengdu (CTU) will usually cost between $375 to $988 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $378. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $1038. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $660 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $612 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to CTU flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LAX to CTU route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the LAX to CTU flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.05, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CTU, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into LAX. 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 $124 (18%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $598. Return trip prices are from the CTU to LAX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from LAX to CTU can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 56 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from LAX to CTU? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 30 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, EVA Air, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, United, WestJet, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Shuangliu Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 7193 miles or 11576 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from LAX to CTU?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to CTU flight is about 13 hour 56 minutes.
How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Chengdu?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 84 available flights from LAX to CTU.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City||Los Angeles, CA|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Shuangliu Airport|
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