The cheapest times to fly from PEK to MAF are

  • January 29th to April 22nd
  • September 3rd to November 25th (except the week of September 24th)

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 MAF is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $1616 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $749 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Midland

Flying from Beijing (PEK) to Midland/Odessa, TX (MAF) will usually cost between $760 to $1409 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $787. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1416. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $629 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $900 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PEK to MAF flight.

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

PEK to MAF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PEK to MAF flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Beijing. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, 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 to Midland, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Beijing. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $128 (12%) 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 $932. Return trip prices are from the MAF 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 MAF can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 21 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking PEK to MAF

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 MAF — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $879
  • Average savings: $21 (2.28%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, British Airways, China Southern, Hainan, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Midland International Air and Space Port Airport to Capital International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6875 miles or 11064 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PEK to MAF flight is about 13 hour 21 minutes.

How many flights go between Beijing and Midland/Odessa, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from PEK to MAF.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePEK
Origination airport nameCapital International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeMAF
Destination airport nameMidland International Air and Space Port Airport
CityMidland/Odessa, TX
Countrythe United States


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