The cheapest times to fly from SCO to KHG are

  • August 27th to October 14th (except the week of September 3rd)
  • November 26th to March 18th (except the weeks of January 1st and January 22nd)

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 SCO to KHG is early October. Prices can be as high as $2925 for Friday flights during late October to early November, or as low as $2495 for Saturday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Kashgar

Flying from Aktau (SCO) to Kashi (KHG) will usually cost between $2510 to $2540 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $2502. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late October to early November, with an average price of $2581. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $80 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2523 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SCO to KHG flight.

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

SCO to KHG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SCO to KHG flight is more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Aktau. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.19, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KHG, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into SCO. Fridays 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 $137 (5%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2521. Return trip prices are from the KHG to SCO 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 SCO to KHG can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 21 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SCO to KHG

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 SCO to KHG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Beijing (SCO > PEK > KHG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1906
  • Average savings: $617 (24.46%)

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Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SCO to KHG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Astana, China Southern, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Kashgar Airport to Shevchenko Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1314 miles or 2115 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SCO to KHG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SCO to KHG flight is about 3 hour 21 minutes.

How many flights go between Aktau and Kashi?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from SCO to KHG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SCO
Origination airport name Shevchenko Airport
City Aktau
Country Kazakhstan
Latitude 43.9
Longitude 51.1

Return Airport

Destination code KHG
Destination airport name Kashgar Airport
City Kashi
Country China
Latitude 39.5
Longitude 76


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