The cheapest times to fly from LFT to CKG are

  • early to mid February
  • March 26th to May 6th
  • July 16th to July 29th
  • August 20th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 29th and November 19th)

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 LFT to CKG is early September. Prices can be as high as $5447 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $1007 for Wednesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Chongqing

Flying from Lafayette, LA (LFT) to Chongqing (CKG) will usually cost between $1061 to $3169 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 $1044. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $3268. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2223 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1389 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LFT to CKG flight.

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

LFT to CKG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LFT to CKG flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Lafayette. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $776 (37%) 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 $1336. Return trip prices are from the CKG to LFT 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 LFT to CKG can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 36 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LFT to CKG

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 LFT to CKG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (LFT > LAX > CKG)

  • Price for both tickets: $955
  • Average savings: $434 (31.22%)

See LFT to LAX flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (LFT > SFO > CKG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1022
  • Average savings: $367 (26.4%)

See LFT to SFO flights

Hack #3: Seattle, WA (LFT > SEA > CKG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1048
  • Average savings: $341 (24.56%)

See LFT to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LFT to CKG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Jiangbei Airport to Lafayette Regional Paul Fournet Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8117 miles or 13063 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LFT to CKG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LFT to CKG flight is about 15 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Lafayette, LA and Chongqing?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from LFT to CKG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LFT
Origination airport name Lafayette Regional Paul Fournet Field Airport
City Lafayette, LA
Country the United States
Latitude 30.2
Longitude -92

Return Airport

Destination code CKG
Destination airport name Jiangbei Airport
City Chongqing
Country China
Latitude 29.7
Longitude 106.7


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