The cheapest times to fly from SWA to TCA are

  • January 29th to March 18th
  • October 29th to December 2nd

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 TCA is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $9468 for Tuesday flights during early December, or as low as $3811 for Monday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Tennant Creek

Flying from Shantou (SWA) to Tennant Creek (TCA) will usually cost between $3840 to $6128 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $3811. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early December, with an average price of $6795. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2984 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $4669 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SWA to TCA flight.

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

SWA to TCA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SWA to TCA 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 $0.91, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to TCA. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Tennant Creek. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $349 (7%) 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 $4398. Return trip prices are from the TCA to SWA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SWA to TCA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 44 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: AIRNORTH, Bangkok Airways, China Southern, Garuda Indonesia, Lufthansa, Qantas, Shanghai Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Tennant Creek Airport to Waisha Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3198 miles or 5147 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SWA to TCA flight is about 6 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Shantou and Tennant Creek?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from SWA to TCA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSWA
Origination airport nameWaisha Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeTCA
Destination airport nameTennant Creek Airport
CityTennant Creek


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