The cheapest times to fly from LGK to CTU are

  • February 12th to March 25th (except the week of February 19th)
  • May 21st to July 1st (except the week of June 4th)
  • August 13th to December 2nd

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 LGK to CTU is early September. Prices can be as high as $1176 for Wednesday flights during mid January, or as low as $160 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Chengdu

Flying from Langkawi (LGK) to Chengdu (CTU) will usually cost between $291 to $757 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 $296. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid January, with an average price of $759. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $462 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $439 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGK to CTU flight.

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

LGK to CTU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGK to CTU flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Langkawi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Chengdu, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Langkawi. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $169 (30%) 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 $392. Return trip prices are from the CTU to LGK 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 LGK to CTU can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 2 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking LGK to CTU

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 LGK to CTU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Kuala Lumpur (LGK > KUL > CTU)

  • Price for both tickets: $288
  • Average savings: $151 (34.45%)

See LGK to SIN flights

Hack #2: Singapore (LGK > SIN > CTU)

  • Price for both tickets: $347
  • Average savings: $93 (21.13%)

See LGK to KUL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LGK to CTU? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Garuda Indonesia, Malindo Air, Royal Brunei, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Shuangliu Airport to Langkawi International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1696 miles or 2729 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LGK to CTU?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGK to CTU flight is about 4 hour 2 minutes.

How many flights go between Langkawi and Chengdu?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LGK
Origination airport name Langkawi International Airport
City Langkawi
Country Malaysia
Latitude 6.3
Longitude 99.7

Return Airport

Destination code CTU
Destination airport name Shuangliu Airport
City Chengdu
Country China
Latitude 30.6
Longitude 103.9


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