The cheapest times to fly from PUW to SZX are

  • January 8th to March 25th (except the week of March 5th)
  • July 30th to September 2nd
  • October 8th 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 PUW to SZX is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $3615 for Sunday flights during mid June, or as low as $564 for Wednesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Shenzhen

Flying from Pullman, WA (PUW) to Shenzhen (SZX) will usually cost between $625 to $3031 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 $646. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $2437. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1791 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1789 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PUW to SZX flight.

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

PUW to SZX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PUW to SZX flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Pullman. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SZX, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into PUW. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Shenzhen, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Pullman. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $721 (32%) 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 $1531. Return trip prices are from the SZX to PUW 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 PUW to SZX 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 1 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 PUW to SZX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) in Hong Kong

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from SZX
  • Usually 36.54% less expensive than SZX
  • 1-layover flights available

See PUW to HKG flights

Destination alternative #2: Baiyun International Airport (CAN) in Guangzhou

  • 61 miles (98 km) away from SZX
  • Usually 30.16% less expensive than SZX
  • 2-layover flights available

See PUW to CAN flights


Flight Hacking PUW to SZX

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 PUW to SZX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (PUW > LAX > SZX)

  • Price for both tickets: $903
  • Average savings: $886 (49.51%)

See PUW to LAX flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (PUW > SEA > SZX)

  • Price for both tickets: $962
  • Average savings: $827 (46.21%)

See PUW to SEA flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (PUW > SFO > SZX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1106
  • Average savings: $683 (38.16%)

See PUW to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PUW to SZX? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Hainan, JAL, Korean Air, Shenzhen, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Bao’an International Airport to Pullman Moscow Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6687 miles or 10762 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PUW to SZX?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PUW to SZX flight is about 13 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Pullman, WA and Shenzhen?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from PUW to SZX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PUW
Origination airport name Pullman Moscow Regional Airport
City Pullman, WA
Country the United States
Latitude 46.7
Longitude -117.1

Return Airport

Destination code SZX
Destination airport name Bao’an International Airport
City Shenzhen
Country China
Latitude 22.6
Longitude 113.8


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