The cheapest times to fly from SWA to LKO are

  • March 5th to April 29th
  • June 18th to July 15th
  • August 6th to October 21st (except the weeks of September 3rd and September 24th)
  • December 17th to January 7th

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 LKO is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1471 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $582 for Monday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Lucknow

Flying from Shantou (SWA) to Lucknow (LKO) will usually cost between $602 to $894 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $605. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $938. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $334 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $715 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SWA to LKO flight.

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

SWA to LKO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SWA to LKO 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 $0.2, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LKO, and Tuesday 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 $39 (5%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $711. Return trip prices are from the LKO 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 LKO can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 2 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SWA to LKO

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 LKO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Bangkok (SWA > BKK > LKO)

  • Price for both tickets: $579
  • Average savings: $136 (19.02%)

See SWA to DEL flights

Hack #2: Delhi (SWA > DEL > LKO)

  • Price for both tickets: $582
  • Average savings: $134 (18.67%)

See SWA to BKK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air India, Bangkok Airways, Cathay Dragon, China Southern, RwandAir, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Chaudhary Charan Singh Lucknow International Airport to Waisha Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2249 miles or 3619 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SWA to LKO flight is about 5 hour 2 minutes.

How many flights go between Shantou and Lucknow?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from SWA to LKO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSWA
Origination airport nameWaisha Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeLKO
Destination airport nameChaudhary Charan Singh Lucknow International Airport


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