The cheapest times to fly from LPI to SWA are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • May 7th to July 1st (except the week of June 18th)
  • October 22nd 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 LPI to SWA is early March. Prices can be as high as $1639 for Monday flights during late December, or as low as $550 for Friday flights around early March.


When to Fly to Shantou

Flying from Linkoping (LPI) to Shantou (SWA) will usually cost between $562 to $1050 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early March with an average ticket price of $577. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1111. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $535 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $700 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LPI to SWA flight.

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

LPI to SWA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LPI to SWA flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Linköping. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SWA, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LPI. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Shantou, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Linköping. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $112 (11%) 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 $722. Return trip prices are from the SWA to LPI 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 LPI to SWA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 24 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LPI to SWA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, China Southern, KLM, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Waisha Airport to Saab Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5232 miles or 8420 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LPI to SWA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LPI to SWA flight is about 10 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Linkoping and Shantou?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from LPI to SWA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LPI
Origination airport name Saab Airport
City Linkoping
Country Sweden
Latitude 58.4
Longitude 15.7

Return Airport

Destination code SWA
Destination airport name Waisha Airport
City Shantou
Country China
Latitude 23.4
Longitude 116.8


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