The cheapest times to fly from PHX to YIW are

  • January 22nd to April 22nd
  • August 27th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 15th, October 22nd, and November 19th)

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 YIW is mid April. Prices can be as high as $2320 for Saturday flights during early May, or as low as $875 for Monday flights around mid April.


When to Fly to Yiwu

Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Yiwu (YIW) will usually cost between $875 to $1650 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid April with an average ticket price of $889. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $1755. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $866 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1042 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to YIW flight.

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

PHX to YIW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHX to YIW flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Yiwu, and Tuesdays are the most expensive days to return to Phoenix. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $130 (10%) 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 $1062. Return trip prices are from the YIW 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 YIW can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 27 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 PHX to YIW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lishe Airport (NGB) in Ningbo

  • 92 miles (148 km) away from YIW
  • Usually 11.32% less expensive than YIW
  • 2-layover flights available

See PHX to NGB flights


Flight Hacking PHX to YIW

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 PHX to YIW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (PHX > LAX > YIW)

  • Price for both tickets: $945
  • Average savings: $97 (9.31%)

See PHX to LAX flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (PHX > SFO > YIW)

  • Price for both tickets: $992
  • Average savings: $51 (4.85%)

See PHX to SFO flights

Hack #3: Beijing (PHX > PEK > YIW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1041
  • Average savings: $1 (0.1%)

See PHX to PEK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Alaska, American, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, Shenzhen, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6923 miles or 11141 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to YIW flight is about 13 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Yiwu?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from PHX to YIW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeYIW
Destination airport nameYiwu Airport


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