The cheapest times to fly from SZX to ANC are

  • January 29th to April 22nd
  • October 8th to December 31st (except the weeks of December 3rd and December 10th)

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 SZX to ANC is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $4508 for Friday flights during mid May, or as low as $671 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Anchorage

Flying from Shenzhen (SZX) to Anchorage, AK (ANC) will usually cost between $699 to $3140 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $699. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $3609. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2910 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1490 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SZX to ANC flight.

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

SZX to ANC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SZX to ANC flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Shenzhen. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ANC, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into SZX. Fridays 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 $580 (27%) 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 $1259. Return trip prices are from the ANC to SZX 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 SZX to ANC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 5 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SZX to ANC

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 SZX to ANC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (SZX > LAX > ANC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1017
  • Average savings: $473 (31.74%)

See SZX to SFO flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (SZX > SFO > ANC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1053
  • Average savings: $437 (29.33%)

See SZX to LAX flights

Hack #3: Seattle, WA (SZX > SEA > ANC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1063
  • Average savings: $428 (28.69%)

See SZX to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SZX to ANC? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, Asiana, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Hainan, JAL, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Shenzhen, Singapore Airlines, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport to Bao’an International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5056 miles or 8137 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SZX to ANC?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SZX to ANC flight is about 10 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Shenzhen and Anchorage, AK?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from SZX to ANC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SZX
Origination airport name Bao’an International Airport
City Shenzhen
Country China
Latitude 22.6
Longitude 113.8

Return Airport

Destination code ANC
Destination airport name Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
City Anchorage, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 61.2
Longitude -150


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