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The cheapest times to fly from SWA to AUG are

  • March 19th to April 1st
  • July 16th to September 30th (except the week of September 3rd)
  • October 15th to November 11th (except the week of October 29th)
  • late November to early December

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 AUG is mid October. Prices can be as high as $12500 for Friday flights during early to mid January, or as low as $2297 for Saturday flights around mid October.

 

When to Fly to Augusta

Flying from Shantou (SWA) to Augusta/Waterville, ME (AUG) will usually cost between $4246 to $8882 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $2315. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid January, with an average price of $8184. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $5869 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $5031 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SWA to AUG flight.

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

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SWA to AUG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SWA to AUG 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 $0.4, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to AUG, and Friday the cheapest day to fly back into SWA. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Augusta, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Shantou. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1543 (18%) 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 $5237. Return trip prices are from the AUG 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 AUG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 54 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from SWA to AUG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Logan International Airport (BOS) in Boston, MA

  • 148 miles (238 km) away from AUG
  • Usually 77.40% less expensive than AUG
  • 1-layover flights available

See SWA to BOS flights

Destination alternative #2: Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (MHT) in Manchester, NH

  • 126 miles (203 km) away from AUG
  • Usually 71.81% less expensive than AUG
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to MHT flights

Destination alternative #3: Portland International Jetport Airport (PWM) in Portland, ME

  • 53 miles (85 km) away from AUG
  • Usually 70.62% less expensive than AUG
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to PWM flights

Destination alternative #4: Bangor International Airport (BGR) in Bangor, ME

  • 58 miles (93 km) away from AUG
  • Usually 70.11% less expensive than AUG
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to BGR flights

Destination alternative #5: Lebanon Municipal Airport (LEB) in Lebanon-Hanover, NH

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from AUG
  • Usually 6.16% less expensive than AUG
  • Nonstop flights available

See SWA to LEB flights

Destination alternative #6: Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport (BHB) in Bar Harbor, ME

  • 71 miles (114 km) away from AUG
  • Usually 1.75% less expensive than AUG
  • Nonstop flights available

See SWA to BHB flights

 

Flight Hacking SWA to AUG

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 AUG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (SWA > LAX > AUG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1262
  • Average savings: $3770 (74.93%)

See SWA to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (SWA > JFK > AUG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1277
  • Average savings: $3754 (74.62%)

See SWA to LAX flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (SWA > BOS > AUG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1335
  • Average savings: $3696 (73.46%)

See SWA to BOS flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, British Airways, Cape Air, China Southern, Delta, Shanghai Airlines, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Augusta State Airport to Waisha Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7736 miles or 12450 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SWA to AUG flight is about 14 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Shantou and Augusta/Waterville, ME?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 25 available flights from SWA to AUG.

 

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 AUG
Destination airport name Augusta State Airport
City Augusta/Waterville, ME
Country the United States
Latitude 44.3
Longitude -69.8

 

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