The cheapest times to fly from MGM to CTU are
- February 5th to April 29th
- August 27th to December 9th (except the weeks of September 24th and October 8th)
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 MGM to CTU is mid October. Prices can be as high as $4399 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $1155 for Tuesday flights around mid October.
When to Fly to Chengdu
Flying from Montgomery, AL (MGM) to Chengdu (CTU) will usually cost between $1297 to $2248 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 $1305. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $2912. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1607 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1922 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MGM to CTU flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MGM to CTU route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the MGM to CTU flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Montgomery. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, 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. 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 $327 (16%) 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 $1753. Return trip prices are from the CTU to MGM flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from MGM to CTU 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 27 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking MGM 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 MGM to CTU — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $1013
- Average savings: $909 (47.28%)
- Price for both tickets: $1070
- Average savings: $852 (44.34%)
- Price for both tickets: $1090
- Average savings: $832 (43.27%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from MGM to CTU? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, ANA, Asiana, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, KLM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Shuangliu Airport to Montgomery Regional Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 8040 miles or 12939 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from MGM to CTU?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop MGM to CTU flight is about 15 hour 27 minutes.
How many flights go between Montgomery, AL and Chengdu?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from MGM to CTU.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Montgomery Regional Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Shuangliu Airport|
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