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The cheapest times to fly from SWA to AOI are

  • October 8th to April 1st (except the weeks of October 29th, December 10th, and March 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 SWA to AOI is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $7123 for Tuesday flights during early August, or as low as $1721 for Saturday flights around early to mid October.

 

When to Fly to Ancona

Flying from Shantou (SWA) to Ancona (AOI) will usually cost between $4046 to $6059 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $1721. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $6288. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4567 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $4635 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SWA to AOI flight.

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

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SWA to AOI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SWA to AOI flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Shantou. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.5, which is above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to AOI, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into SWA. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Ancona, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Shantou. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $562 (10%) 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 $4507. Return trip prices are from the AOI to SWA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SWA to AOI 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 19 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 AOI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Fiumicino Airport (FCO) in Rome

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from AOI
  • Usually 80.50% less expensive than AOI
  • 1-layover flights available

See SWA to FCO flights

Destination alternative #2: Firenze Airport (FLR) in Florence

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from AOI
  • Usually 80.30% less expensive than AOI
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to FLR flights

Destination alternative #3: Bologna Airport (BLQ) in Bologna

  • 121 miles (195 km) away from AOI
  • Usually 80.12% less expensive than AOI
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to BLQ flights

Destination alternative #4: Marco Polo International Airport (VCE) in Venice

  • 140 miles (225 km) away from AOI
  • Usually 79.45% less expensive than AOI
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to VCE flights

Destination alternative #5: Zadar Airport (ZAD) in Zadar

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from AOI
  • Usually 12.93% less expensive than AOI
  • Nonstop flights available

See SWA to ZAD flights

Destination alternative #6: Pisa Airport (PSA) in Pisa

  • 149 miles (240 km) away from AOI
  • Usually 75.45% less expensive than AOI
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to PSA flights

 

Flight Hacking SWA to AOI

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 SWA to AOI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Munich (SWA > MUC > AOI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1080
  • Average savings: $3556 (76.71%)

See SWA to CTA flights

Hack #2: Catania (SWA > CTA > AOI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1371
  • Average savings: $3264 (70.42%)

See SWA to MUC flights

Hack #3: Kiev (SWA > KBP > AOI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1611
  • Average savings: $3025 (65.25%)

See SWA to KBP flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: China Southern, EVA Air, Finnair, Lufthansa, SAS, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ancona Falconara Airport to Waisha Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5740 miles or 9238 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SWA to AOI flight is about 11 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Shantou and Ancona?

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

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeSWA
Origination airport nameWaisha Airport
CityShantou
CountryChina
Latitude23.4
Longitude116.8

Return Airport

Destination codeAOI
Destination airport nameAncona Falconara Airport
CityAncona
CountryItaly
Latitude43.6
Longitude13.4

 

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