The cheapest times to fly from PEK to BIS are

  • January 29th to April 29th
  • October 8th to November 25th

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 PEK to BIS is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $1727 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $780 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Bismarck

Flying from Beijing (PEK) to Bismarck/Mandan, ND (BIS) will usually cost between $780 to $1414 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $780. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1456. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $676 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $984 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PEK to BIS flight.

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

PEK to BIS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PEK to BIS flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Beijing. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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. Saturdays 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 $152 (11%) 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 $989. Return trip prices are from the BIS to PEK 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 PEK to BIS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 48 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking PEK to BIS

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 PEK to BIS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (PEK > LAX > BIS)

  • Price for both tickets: $845
  • Average savings: $140 (14.18%)

See PEK to SEA flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (PEK > SEA > BIS)

  • Price for both tickets: $965
  • Average savings: $20 (1.98%)

See PEK to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PEK to BIS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, KLM, Korean Air, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Bismarck Municipal Airport to Capital International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6010 miles or 9672 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PEK to BIS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PEK to BIS flight is about 11 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Beijing and Bismarck/Mandan, ND?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from PEK to BIS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PEK
Origination airport name Capital International Airport
City Beijing
Country China
Latitude 40.1
Longitude 116.6

Return Airport

Destination code BIS
Destination airport name Bismarck Municipal Airport
City Bismarck/Mandan, ND
Country the United States
Latitude 46.8
Longitude -100.7


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