The cheapest times to fly from SBN to PEK are

  • January 22nd to April 29th
  • August 27th to September 30th (except the week of September 17th)
  • October 15th 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 SBN to PEK is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $1999 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $654 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Beijing

Flying from South Bend, IN (SBN) to Beijing (PEK) will usually cost between $660 to $1667 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $693. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1677. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $983 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $841 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SBN to PEK flight.

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

SBN to PEK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SBN to PEK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from South Bend. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, 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 $166 (15%) 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 $913. Return trip prices are from the PEK to SBN 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 SBN 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 52 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, China Southern, Delta, KLM, Korean Air, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Capital International Airport to South Bend International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6605 miles or 10630 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SBN to PEK flight is about 12 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between South Bend, IN and Beijing?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSBN
Origination airport nameSouth Bend International Airport
CitySouth Bend, IN
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codePEK
Destination airport nameCapital International Airport


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