The cheapest times to fly from PHX to PEK are

  • January 22nd to April 15th (except the week of January 29th)
  • August 27th to December 9th

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 PHX to PEK is early September. Prices can be as high as $1850 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $450 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Beijing

Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Beijing (PEK) will usually cost between $452 to $1178 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 $463. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1186. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $723 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $670 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to PEK flight.

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

PHX to PEK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHX to PEK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, 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 $86 (10%) 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 $689. Return trip prices are from the PEK to PHX 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 PHX to PEK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 39 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 24 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Condor, Delta, EVA Air, Finnair, Hainan, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean Air, Lufthansa, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6485 miles or 10437 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to PEK flight is about 12 hour 39 minutes.

How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Beijing?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 81 available flights from PHX to PEK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePHX
Origination airport namePhoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
CityPhoenix, AZ
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codePEK
Destination airport nameCapital International Airport


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