swa-to-pln

 

The cheapest times to fly from SWA to PLN are

  • February 5th to April 29th
  • June 4th to June 24th
  • September 3rd to November 25th (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 PLN is early April. Prices can be as high as $7371 for Saturday flights during mid January, or as low as $1267 for Tuesday flights around early April.

 

When to Fly to Pellston

Flying from Shantou (SWA) to Pellston, MI (PLN) will usually cost between $1396 to $2301 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early April with an average ticket price of $1376. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid January, with an average price of $2618. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1242 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1662 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SWA to PLN flight.

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

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SWA to PLN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SWA to PLN flight is more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Shantou. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PLN, and Friday 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 $757 (16%) 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 $1677. Return trip prices are from the PLN 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 PLN can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 27 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 PLN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: MBS International Airport (MBS) in Saginaw/Bay City/Midland, MI

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from PLN
  • Usually 2.83% less expensive than PLN
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to MBS flights

Destination alternative #2: Cherry Capital Airport (TVC) in Traverse City, MI

  • 69 miles (111 km) away from PLN
  • Usually 2.17% less expensive than PLN
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to TVC flights

Destination alternative #3: Delta County Airport (ESC) in Escanaba, MI

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from PLN
  • Usually 0.27% less expensive than PLN
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to ESC flights

 

Flight Hacking SWA to PLN

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 PLN — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1297
  • Average savings: $365 (21.96%)

See SWA to JFK flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1370
  • Average savings: $293 (17.6%)

See SWA to LAX flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (SWA > SFO > PLN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1370
  • Average savings: $292 (17.57%)

See SWA to SFO flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Asiana, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pellston Regional of Emmet County Airport to Waisha Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7479 miles or 12036 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SWA to PLN flight is about 14 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Shantou and Pellston, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from SWA to PLN.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codePLN
Destination airport namePellston Regional of Emmet County Airport
CityPellston, MI
Countrythe United States
Latitude45.6
Longitude-84.8

 

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