The cheapest times to fly from SWA to TGZ are

  • June 11th to July 15th (except the week of June 18th)
  • October 8th to March 18th (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 TGZ is early November. Prices can be as high as $11600 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $1878 for Wednesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Tuxtla Gutiérrez

Flying from Shantou (SWA) to Tuxtla Gutierrez (TGZ) will usually cost between $2690 to $5277 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 $2769. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $5095. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2326 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3548 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SWA to TGZ flight.

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

SWA to TGZ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SWA to TGZ 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 $0.24, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Tuxtla Gutiérrez, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Shantou. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $672 (12%) 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 $3489. Return trip prices are from the TGZ 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 TGZ can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 13 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from SWA to TGZ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tapachula International Airport (TAP) in Tapachula

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from TGZ
  • Usually 10.64% less expensive than TGZ
  • Nonstop flights available

See SWA to TAP flights


Flight Hacking SWA to TGZ

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 TGZ — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1183
  • Average savings: $2366 (66.67%)

See SWA to SFO flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (SWA > SFO > TGZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1366
  • Average savings: $2182 (61.5%)

See SWA to LAX flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1440
  • Average savings: $2108 (59.41%)

See SWA to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: American, ANA, China Southern, Delta, JAL, KLM, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, United, Virgin Atlantic, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Angel Albino Corzo International Airport to Waisha Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9018 miles or 14513 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SWA to TGZ flight is about 17 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Shantou and Tuxtla Gutierrez?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSWA
Origination airport nameWaisha Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeTGZ
Destination airport nameAngel Albino Corzo International Airport
CityTuxtla Gutierrez


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