The cheapest times to fly from PEK to SYX are

  • May 7th to September 9th
  • 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 SYX is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $898 for Thursday flights during late September, or as low as $539 for Monday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Sanya

Flying from Beijing (PEK) to Sanya (SYX) will usually cost between $605 to $898 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $590. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late September, with an average price of $893. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $303 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $869 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PEK to SYX flight.

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

PEK to SYX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PEK to SYX 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 $0.35, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SYX, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into PEK. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Sanya, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Beijing. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $22 (3%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $807. Return trip prices are from the SYX 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 SYX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 48 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 SYX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Meilan Airport (HAK) in Haikou

  • 132 miles (212 km) away from SYX
  • Usually 3.68% less expensive than SYX
  • Nonstop flights available

See PEK to HAK flights


Flight Hacking PEK to SYX

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 SYX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Singapore (PEK > SIN > SYX)

  • Price for both tickets: $543
  • Average savings: $326 (37.51%)

See PEK to SIN flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $570
  • Average savings: $299 (34.37%)

See PEK to ICN flights

Hack #3: Hong Kong (PEK > HKG > SYX)

  • Price for both tickets: $599
  • Average savings: $270 (31.09%)

See PEK to HKG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air Macau, Asiana, Beijing Capital, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Chengdu Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Chongqing Airlines, Grand China Air, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, Lucky Air, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1564 miles or 2517 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PEK to SYX flight is about 3 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Beijing and Sanya?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 52 available flights from PEK to SYX.


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 SYX
Destination airport name Phoenix International Airport
City Sanya
Country China
Latitude 18.3
Longitude 109.4


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