The cheapest times to fly from PEK to DEL are

  • January 8th to January 21st
  • April 2nd to April 22nd
  • May 14th to October 21st (except the weeks of August 20th, September 24th, and October 1st)

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 DEL is early September. Prices can be as high as $808 for Saturday flights during late January, or as low as $374 for Friday flights around early September.


When to Fly to New Delhi

Flying from Beijing (PEK) to Delhi (DEL) will usually cost between $403 to $549 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $374. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late January, with an average price of $547. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $173 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $466 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PEK to DEL flight.

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

PEK to DEL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PEK to DEL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Beijing. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DEL, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into PEK. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to New Delhi, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Beijing. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $21 (4%) 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 $461. Return trip prices are from the DEL 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 DEL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 15 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 34 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Astana, Air China, Air India, AirAsia (India), AirAsia X, ANA, Asiana, Bangkok Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, GoAir, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, IndiGo, JAL, Korean Air, Malaysia Airlines, Pakistan, Qatar Airways, Shandong, Singapore Airlines, SpiceJet, SriLankan, THAI, Thai AirAsia, Turkmenistan, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Indira Gandhi International Airport to Capital International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2367 miles or 3809 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PEK to DEL flight is about 5 hour 15 minutes.

How many flights go between Beijing and Delhi?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 62 available flights from PEK to DEL.


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 DEL
Destination airport name Indira Gandhi International Airport
City Delhi
Country India
Latitude 28.6
Longitude 77.1


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