The cheapest times to fly from PIT to HET are

  • January 1st to May 27th (except the week of May 7th)
  • July 2nd to July 15th
  • August 27th to September 23rd

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 PIT to HET is mid February. Prices can be as high as $9318 for Saturday flights during late October to early November, or as low as $1200 for Wednesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Hohhot

Flying from Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) to Hohhot (HET) will usually cost between $1200 to $2881 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $1226. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late October to early November, with an average price of $3169. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1943 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1485 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PIT to HET flight.

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

PIT to HET Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PIT to HET flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Pittsburgh. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Hohhot, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Pittsburgh. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $486 (24%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1513. Return trip prices are from the HET to PIT 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 PIT to HET 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 10 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking PIT to HET

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 PIT to HET — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Beijing (PIT > PEK > HET)

  • Price for both tickets: $919
  • Average savings: $566 (38.09%)

See PIT to PEK flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (PIT > LAX > HET)

  • Price for both tickets: $1104
  • Average savings: $381 (25.67%)

See PIT to LAX flights

Hack #3: Shanghai (PIT > PVG > HET)

  • Price for both tickets: $1129
  • Average savings: $356 (23.95%)

See PIT to PVG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PIT to HET? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, American, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, JetBlue, SAS, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Baita Airport to Pittsburgh International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6765 miles or 10887 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PIT to HET?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PIT to HET flight is about 13 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Pittsburgh, PA and Hohhot?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from PIT to HET.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PIT
Origination airport name Pittsburgh International Airport
City Pittsburgh, PA
Country the United States
Latitude 40.5
Longitude -80.2

Return Airport

Destination code HET
Destination airport name Baita Airport
City Hohhot
Country China
Latitude 40.8
Longitude 111.8


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