The cheapest times to fly from SVA to NKG are

  • January 1st to March 25th (except the week of March 5th)
  • August 27th to December 16th (except the week of November 19th)

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 SVA to NKG is late October. Prices can be as high as $7642 for Wednesday flights during late May, or as low as $5865 for Friday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Nanjing

Flying from Savoonga, AK (SVA) to Nanjing (NKG) will usually cost between $6207 to $7513 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $6214. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $7551. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1337 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $6414 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SVA to NKG flight.

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

SVA to NKG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SVA to NKG flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Savoonga. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.08, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to NKG, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into SVA. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Nanjing, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Savoonga. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $520 (8%) 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 $6636. Return trip prices are from the NKG to SVA 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 SVA to NKG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 37 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking SVA to NKG

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 SVA to NKG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (SVA > LAX > NKG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1965
  • Average savings: $4450 (69.37%)

See SVA to LAX flights

Hack #2: Vancouver (SVA > YVR > NKG)

  • Price for both tickets: $2077
  • Average savings: $4338 (67.63%)

See SVA to YVR flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (SVA > SFO > NKG)

  • Price for both tickets: $2115
  • Average savings: $4300 (67.03%)

See SVA to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SVA to NKG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Asiana, China Southern, Delta, JAL, Ravn Alaska, Shenzhen, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Lukou Airport to Savoonga Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3688 miles or 5935 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SVA to NKG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SVA to NKG flight is about 7 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Savoonga, AK and Nanjing?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from SVA to NKG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SVA
Origination airport name Savoonga Airport
City Savoonga, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 63.7
Longitude -170.5

Return Airport

Destination code NKG
Destination airport name Lukou Airport
City Nanjing
Country China
Latitude 31.7
Longitude 118.9


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