The cheapest times to fly from LHW to SHE are

  • July 30th to March 18th (except the week of 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 LHW to SHE is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1055 for Thursday flights during early May, or as low as $545 for Friday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Shenyang

Flying from Lanzhou (LHW) to Shenyang (SHE) will usually cost between $545 to $1041 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $545. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $1018. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $473 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $789 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LHW to SHE flight.

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

LHW to SHE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LHW to SHE flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Lanzhou. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.44, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays 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 $172 (20%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $700. Return trip prices are from the SHE to LHW 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 LHW to SHE can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 60 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking LHW to SHE

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 LHW to SHE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Bangkok (LHW > BKK > SHE)

  • Price for both tickets: $701
  • Average savings: $89 (11.22%)

See LHW to BKK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LHW to SHE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: 9 Air, Air China, Beijing Capital, Chengdu Airlines, China Eastern, China Express, China Southern, Hainan, Juneyao Airlines, Qingdao Airlines, Ruili Airlines, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Spring, Tianjin Airlines, Tibet Airlines, Xiamen, Zhejiang Loong Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Taoxian Airport to Zhongchuan Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1119 miles or 1801 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LHW to SHE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LHW to SHE flight is about 2 hour 60 minutes.

How many flights go between Lanzhou and Shenyang?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from LHW to SHE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLHW
Origination airport nameZhongchuan Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeSHE
Destination airport nameTaoxian Airport


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