The cheapest times to fly from STN to FOC are

  • January 1st to January 14th
  • January 29th to February 25th
  • July 30th to December 16th

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 STN to FOC is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $5513 for Tuesday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $811 for Friday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Fuzhou

Flying from London (STN) to Fuzhou (FOC) will usually cost between $816 to $5421 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $837. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $5424. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4587 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2045 can be considered a good price for a round-trip STN to FOC flight.

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

STN to FOC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the STN to FOC flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from London. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays 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 $1941 (38%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2101. Return trip prices are from the FOC to STN 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 STN to FOC can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 40 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 STN to FOC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE) in Taipei

  • 114 miles (183 km) away from FOC
  • Usually 53.31% less expensive than FOC
  • 1-layover flights available

See STN to TPE flights

Destination alternative #2: Taipei Songshan Airport (TSA) in Taipei

  • 132 miles (212 km) away from FOC
  • Usually 33.24% less expensive than FOC
  • 2-layover flights available

See STN to TSA flights

Destination alternative #3: Gaoqi Airport (XMN) in Xiamen

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from FOC
  • Usually 13.57% less expensive than FOC
  • 2-layover flights available

See STN to XMN flights


Flight Hacking STN to FOC

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 STN to FOC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (STN > CDG > FOC)

  • Price for both tickets: $894
  • Average savings: $1151 (56.27%)

See STN to HKG flights

Hack #2: Hong Kong (STN > HKG > FOC)

  • Price for both tickets: $940
  • Average savings: $1105 (54.02%)

See STN to CDG flights

Hack #3: Bangkok (STN > BKK > FOC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1171
  • Average savings: $874 (42.75%)

See STN to BKK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from STN to FOC? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: ANA, Austrian, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Emirates, Eurowings, JAL, Lufthansa, SAS, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, SWISS, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Changle Airport to London Stansted Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5935 miles or 9551 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from STN to FOC?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop STN to FOC flight is about 11 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between London and Fuzhou?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 55 available flights from STN to FOC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code STN
Origination airport name London Stansted Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.9
Longitude 0.2

Return Airport

Destination code FOC
Destination airport name Changle Airport
City Fuzhou
Country China
Latitude 25.9
Longitude 119.7


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