The cheapest times to fly from ORY to CTU are

  • October 15th to March 25th (except the weeks of December 24th and March 12th)

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 ORY to CTU is mid October. Prices can be as high as $6534 for Wednesday flights during late July, or as low as $1041 for Sunday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Chengdu

Flying from Paris (ORY) to Chengdu (CTU) will usually cost between $1191 to $5347 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 $1425. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $4519. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3093 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3127 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORY to CTU flight.

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

ORY to CTU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORY to CTU flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Paris. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.38, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CTU, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into ORY. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Chengdu, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Paris. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2083 (43%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2574. Return trip prices are from the CTU to ORY 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 ORY 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 10 hour 14 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ORY 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 ORY to CTU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Rome (ORY > FCO > CTU)

  • Price for both tickets: $709
  • Average savings: $2419 (77.34%)

See ORY to MAD flights

Hack #2: Madrid (ORY > MAD > CTU)

  • Price for both tickets: $711
  • Average savings: $2416 (77.26%)

See ORY to FCO flights

Hack #3: Nice (ORY > NCE > CTU)

  • Price for both tickets: $743
  • Average savings: $2384 (76.24%)

See ORY to NCE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Dolomiti, Air France, Air Malta, Alitalia, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Hainan, Iberia, Lufthansa, Tap Air Portugal, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Shuangliu Airport to Paris Orly Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5143 miles or 8277 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORY to CTU flight is about 10 hour 14 minutes.

How many flights go between Paris and Chengdu?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 44 available flights from ORY to CTU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeORY
Origination airport nameParis Orly Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeCTU
Destination airport nameShuangliu Airport


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