The cheapest times to fly from SWA to VCE are

  • May 21st to June 3rd
  • October 8th to March 25th

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 VCE is mid February. Prices can be as high as $1566 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $705 for Wednesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Venice

Flying from Shantou (SWA) to Venice (VCE) will usually cost between $705 to $1241 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $730. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1298. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $568 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $953 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SWA to VCE flight.

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

SWA to VCE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SWA to VCE flight is priced close to the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Shantou. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to VCE, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into SWA. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Venice, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Shantou. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $77 (8%) 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 $934. Return trip prices are from the VCE 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 VCE 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 17 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 VCE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Milano Linate Airport (LIN) in Milan

  • 149 miles (240 km) away from VCE
  • Usually 16.22% less expensive than VCE
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to LIN flights

Destination alternative #2: Firenze Airport (FLR) in Florence

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from VCE
  • Usually 4.15% less expensive than VCE
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to FLR flights

Destination alternative #3: Bologna Airport (BLQ) in Bologna

  • 85 miles (137 km) away from VCE
  • Usually 3.25% less expensive than VCE
  • 2-layover flights available

See SWA to BLQ flights


Flight Hacking SWA to VCE

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 VCE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Moscow (SWA > SVO > VCE)

  • Price for both tickets: $932
  • Average savings: $21 (2.15%)

See SWA to BCN flights

Hack #2: Barcelona (SWA > BCN > VCE)

  • Price for both tickets: $941
  • Average savings: $12 (1.21%)

See SWA to SVO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air China, Air France, Alitalia, China Eastern, China Southern, KLM, Lufthansa, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Marco Polo International Airport to Waisha Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5727 miles or 9217 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SWA to VCE flight is about 11 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Shantou and Venice?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from SWA to VCE.


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 VCE
Destination airport name Marco Polo International Airport
City Venice
Country Italy
Latitude 45.5
Longitude 12.4


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