The cheapest times to fly from SZX to CIH are

  • October 8th to July 29th

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 CIH is early to mid June. Prices can be as high as $1066 for Saturday flights during early October, or as low as $826 for Monday flights around early to mid June.


When to Fly to Changzhi

Flying from Shenzhen (SZX) to Changzhi (CIH) will usually cost between $870 to $1066 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid June with an average ticket price of $910. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early October, with an average price of $1066. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $156 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1052 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SZX to CIH flight.

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

SZX to CIH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SZX to CIH flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Shenzhen. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.7, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $51 (5%) 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 $1015. Return trip prices are from the CIH 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 CIH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 40 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 SZX to CIH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Yuncheng Guangong Airport (YCU) in Yuncheng

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from CIH
  • Usually 59.11% less expensive than CIH
  • Nonstop flights available

See SZX to YCU flights

Destination alternative #2: Xinzheng Airport (CGO) in Zhengzhou

  • 122 miles (196 km) away from CIH
  • Usually 54.16% less expensive than CIH
  • Nonstop flights available

See SZX to CGO flights

Destination alternative #3: Wusu Airport (TYN) in Taiyuan

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from CIH
  • Usually 51.02% less expensive than CIH
  • Nonstop flights available

See SZX to TYN flights

Destination alternative #4: Luoyang Airport (LYA) in Luoyang

  • 107 miles (172 km) away from CIH
  • Usually 18.21% less expensive than CIH
  • Nonstop flights available

See SZX to LYA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, China Eastern, China Southern, CUA, Hainan, Juneyao Airlines, Kunming Airlines, Shenzhen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Changzhi Airport to Bao’an International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 937 miles or 1508 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SZX to CIH flight is about 2 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Shenzhen and Changzhi?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from SZX to CIH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSZX
Origination airport nameBao’an International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeCIH
Destination airport nameChangzhi Airport


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