The cheapest times to fly from PEK to LUM are

  • May 7th to October 21st (except the week of 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 LUM is mid August. Prices can be as high as $2158 for Sunday flights during mid March, or as low as $1072 for Tuesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Mang City

Flying from Beijing (PEK) to Luxi (LUM) will usually cost between $1122 to $1756 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $1131. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $2158. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1027 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1710 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PEK to LUM flight.

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

PEK to LUM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PEK to LUM flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Beijing. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.71, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $40 (3%) 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 $1548. Return trip prices are from the LUM 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 LUM can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 42 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from PEK to LUM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Xiaguan Airport (DLU) in Dali City

  • 141 miles (227 km) away from LUM
  • Usually 55.03% less expensive than LUM
  • Nonstop flights available

See PEK to DLU flights

Destination alternative #2: Tengchong Tuofeng Airport (TCZ) in Tengchong

  • 37 miles (60 km) away from LUM
  • Usually 24.53% less expensive than LUM
  • Nonstop flights available

See PEK to TCZ flights


Flight Hacking PEK to LUM

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 LUM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Chengdu (PEK > CTU > LUM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1088
  • Average savings: $623 (36.4%)

See PEK to CTU flights

Hack #2: Xi’an (PEK > XIY > LUM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1462
  • Average savings: $248 (14.5%)

See PEK to XIY flights

Hack #3: Changsha (PEK > CSX > LUM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1606
  • Average savings: $104 (6.08%)

See PEK to CSX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: China Eastern, China Southern, Lucky Air, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Mangshi Airport to Capital International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1506 miles or 2424 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PEK to LUM flight is about 3 hour 42 minutes.

How many flights go between Beijing and Luxi?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePEK
Origination airport nameCapital International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeLUM
Destination airport nameMangshi Airport


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