The cheapest times to fly from PEK to MDT 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 MDT is late December. Prices can be as high as $1849 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $612 for Tuesday flights around late December.


When to Fly to Harrisburg

Flying from Beijing (PEK) to Harrisburg, PA (MDT) will usually cost between $711 to $1126 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late December with an average ticket price of $731. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1410. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $679 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $756 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PEK to MDT flight.

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

PEK to MDT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PEK to MDT flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Beijing. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, 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 $112 (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 $780. Return trip prices are from the MDT 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 MDT 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 16 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from PEK to MDT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 141 miles (227 km) away from MDT
  • Usually 5.09% less expensive than MDT
  • Nonstop flights available

See PEK to EWR flights

Destination alternative #2: Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) in Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, PA

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from MDT
  • Usually 1.65% less expensive than MDT
  • 1-layover flights available

See PEK to ABE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, ANA, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6826 miles or 10985 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PEK to MDT flight is about 13 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Beijing and Harrisburg, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from PEK to MDT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePEK
Origination airport nameCapital International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeMDT
Destination airport nameHarrisburg International Airport
CityHarrisburg, PA
Countrythe United States


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