The cheapest times to fly from SWA to AAL are

  • May 14th to May 27th
  • October 8th to April 1st (except the week of 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 SWA to AAL is mid February. Prices can be as high as $1533 for Saturday flights during late September, or as low as $645 for Tuesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Aalborg

Flying from Shantou (SWA) to Aalborg (AAL) will usually cost between $645 to $1267 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $663. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late September, with an average price of $1304. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $642 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $886 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SWA to AAL flight.

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

SWA to AAL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SWA to AAL flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Shantou. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to AAL, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into SWA. 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 $108 (11%) 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 $876. Return trip prices are from the AAL to SWA 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 SWA to AAL can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 49 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 SWA to AAL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Billund Airport (BLL) in Billund

  • 97 miles (156 km) away from AAL
  • Usually 4.06% less expensive than AAL
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to BLL flights

Destination alternative #2: Landvetter Airport (GOT) in Gothenburg

  • 99 miles (159 km) away from AAL
  • Usually 2.71% less expensive than AAL
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to GOT flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SWA to AAL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, China Southern, KLM, SAS, Shanghai Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Aalborg Airport to Waisha Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5466 miles or 8797 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SWA to AAL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SWA to AAL flight is about 10 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Shantou and Aalborg?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from SWA to AAL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SWA
Origination airport name Waisha Airport
City Shantou
Country China
Latitude 23.4
Longitude 116.8

Return Airport

Destination code AAL
Destination airport name Aalborg Airport
City Aalborg
Country Denmark
Latitude 57.1
Longitude 9.8


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