The cheapest times to fly from SWA to CBB are

  • July 16th to November 18th (except the week of September 24th)

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 CBB is mid November. Prices can be as high as $8713 for Sunday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $3045 for Wednesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Cochabamba

Flying from Shantou (SWA) to Cochabamba (CBB) will usually cost between $3062 to $8713 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $3085. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $8713. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $5629 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $5531 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SWA to CBB flight.

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

SWA to CBB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SWA to CBB 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 $0.29, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CBB, and Friday the cheapest day to fly back into SWA. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Cochabamba, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Shantou. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1787 (24%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $3940. Return trip prices are from the CBB 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 CBB can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 22 hour 33 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 CBB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: El Alto International Airport (LPB) in La Paz

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from CBB
  • Usually 68.41% less expensive than CBB
  • Nonstop flights available

See SWA to LPB flights


Flight Hacking SWA to CBB

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 CBB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (SWA > JFK > CBB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1774
  • Average savings: $3758 (67.94%)

See SWA to MIA flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (SWA > MIA > CBB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1812
  • Average savings: $3719 (67.24%)

See SWA to JFK flights

Hack #3: La Paz (SWA > LPB > CBB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1817
  • Average savings: $3714 (67.15%)

See SWA to LPB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Air India, American, atlasglobal, BoA, British Airways, China Southern, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Jorge Wilstermann International Airport to Waisha Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 11978 miles or 19277 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SWA to CBB flight is about 22 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Shantou and Cochabamba?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from SWA to CBB.


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 CBB
Destination airport name Jorge Wilstermann International Airport
City Cochabamba
Country Bolivia
Latitude -17.4
Longitude -66.2


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