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The cheapest times to fly from SWA to KLU are

  • May 14th to June 17th (except the week of May 28th)
  • October 15th to March 25th (except the week of January 1st)

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 KLU is early November. Prices can be as high as $6450 for Sunday flights during early September, or as low as $2196 for Tuesday flights around early November.

 

When to Fly to Klagenfurt

Flying from Shantou (SWA) to Klagenfurt (KLU) will usually cost between $2709 to $5408 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $3456. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early September, with an average price of $5349. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1894 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3900 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SWA to KLU flight.

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

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SWA to KLU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SWA to KLU 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 $0.43, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KLU, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into SWA. Sundays 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 $1605 (33%) 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 $3153. Return trip prices are from the KLU 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 KLU 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 4 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 KLU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Marco Polo International Airport (VCE) in Venice

  • 123 miles (198 km) away from KLU
  • Usually 75.58% less expensive than KLU
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to VCE flights

Destination alternative #2: Vienna International Airport (VIE) in Vienna

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from KLU
  • Usually 74.63% less expensive than KLU
  • 1-layover flights available

See SWA to VIE flights

Destination alternative #3: Graz Airport (GRZ) in Graz

  • 57 miles (92 km) away from KLU
  • Usually 70.87% less expensive than KLU
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to GRZ flights

Destination alternative #4: Zagreb Airport (ZAG) in Zagreb

  • 103 miles (166 km) away from KLU
  • Usually 69.53% less expensive than KLU
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to ZAG flights

Destination alternative #5: Ljubljana Airport (LJU) in Ljubljana

  • 29 miles (47 km) away from KLU
  • Usually 69.44% less expensive than KLU
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to LJU flights

 

Flight Hacking SWA to KLU

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 KLU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Hamburg (SWA > HAM > KLU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1097
  • Average savings: $2803 (71.87%)

See SWA to VIE flights

Hack #2: Vienna (SWA > VIE > KLU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1136
  • Average savings: $2765 (70.88%)

See SWA to HAM flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (SWA > JFK > KLU)

  • Price for both tickets: $2022
  • Average savings: $1878 (48.15%)

See SWA to JFK flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Adria, Aeroflot, Air India, Austrian, China Airlines, China Southern, EVA Air, Finnair, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5607 miles or 9024 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SWA to KLU flight is about 11 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Shantou and Klagenfurt?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from SWA to KLU.

 

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 KLU
Destination airport name Klagenfurt Airport
City Klagenfurt
Country Austria
Latitude 46.6
Longitude 14.3

 

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