The cheapest times to fly from PEK to CTS are

  • February 5th to March 18th
  • May 14th to June 17th
  • August 27th to September 23rd (except the week of September 10th)
  • October 8th to December 16th

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 CTS is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1239 for Sunday flights during late January, or as low as $400 for Wednesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Sapporo

Flying from Beijing (PEK) to Sapporo (CTS) will usually cost between $477 to $828 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 $477. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late January, with an average price of $925. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $448 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $579 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PEK to CTS flight.

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

PEK to CTS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PEK to CTS flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Beijing. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.28, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CTS, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into PEK. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Sapporo, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Beijing. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $48 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $583. Return trip prices are from the CTS 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 CTS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 20 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking PEK to CTS

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 CTS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Nagoya (PEK > NGO > CTS)

  • Price for both tickets: $540
  • Average savings: $39 (6.66%)

See PEK to ICN flights

Hack #2: Seoul (PEK > ICN > CTS)

  • Price for both tickets: $555
  • Average savings: $24 (4.06%)

See PEK to NGO flights

Hack #3: Tokyo (PEK > NRT > CTS)

  • Price for both tickets: $562
  • Average savings: $17 (2.85%)

See PEK to NRT flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air China, Air Macau, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Etihad, EVA Air, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, Juneyao Airlines, Korean Air, Philippine Airlines, S7, Shandong, Shenzhen, Ural Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from New Chitose Airport to Capital International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1308 miles or 2105 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PEK to CTS flight is about 3 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Beijing and Sapporo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 71 available flights from PEK to CTS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePEK
Origination airport nameCapital International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeCTS
Destination airport nameNew Chitose Airport


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