The cheapest times to fly from LGB to YNJ are

  • August 20th to March 11th (except the weeks of September 10th, December 17th, and December 24th)

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 LGB to YNJ is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $6368 for Friday flights during early July, or as low as $1357 for Monday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Yanji

Flying from Long Beach, CA (LGB) to Yanji (YNJ) will usually cost between $1524 to $4618 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $1522. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $6055. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4532 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1977 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGB to YNJ flight.

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

LGB to YNJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGB to YNJ flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Long Beach. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to YNJ, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LGB. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Yanji, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Long Beach. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $624 (22%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2029. Return trip prices are from the YNJ to LGB 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 LGB to YNJ can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 7 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LGB to YNJ

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 LGB to YNJ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Beijing (LGB > PEK > YNJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1110
  • Average savings: $867 (43.84%)

See LGB to PEK flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (LGB > SFO > YNJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1367
  • Average savings: $610 (30.86%)

See LGB to SFO flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (LGB > JFK > YNJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1374
  • Average savings: $603 (30.48%)

See LGB to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LGB to YNJ? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, Asiana, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Shenzhen, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Chaoyangchuan Airport to Long Beach Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5634 miles or 9067 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LGB to YNJ?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGB to YNJ flight is about 11 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Long Beach, CA and Yanji?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from LGB to YNJ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LGB
Origination airport name Long Beach Airport
City Long Beach, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.8
Longitude -118.2

Return Airport

Destination code YNJ
Destination airport name Chaoyangchuan Airport
City Yanji
Country China
Latitude 42.9
Longitude 129.5


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