The cheapest times to fly from TAO to DUS are

  • March 26th to July 8th
  • October 8th to November 18th

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 TAO to DUS is early November. Prices can be as high as $4554 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $657 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Düsseldorf

Flying from Qingdao (TAO) to Dusseldorf (DUS) will usually cost between $692 to $4143 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 $711. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2441. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1731 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $998 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TAO to DUS flight.

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

TAO to DUS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TAO to DUS flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Qingdao. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DUS, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into TAO. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Düsseldorf, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Qingdao. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2045 (56%) 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 $876. Return trip prices are from the DUS to TAO 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 TAO to DUS 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 18 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 TAO to DUS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Schiphol Airport (AMS) in Amsterdam

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from DUS
  • Usually 20.74% less expensive than DUS
  • 1-layover flights available

See TAO to AMS flights

Destination alternative #2: Frankfurt Main Airport (FRA) in Frankfurt

  • 117 miles (188 km) away from DUS
  • Usually 20.49% less expensive than DUS
  • Nonstop flights available

See TAO to FRA flights

Destination alternative #3: Brussels National Airport (BRU) in Brussels

  • 102 miles (164 km) away from DUS
  • Usually 11.02% less expensive than DUS
  • 1-layover flights available

See TAO to BRU flights


Flight Hacking TAO to DUS

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 TAO to DUS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (TAO > LGW > DUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $845
  • Average savings: $153 (15.33%)

See TAO to PVG flights

Hack #2: Shanghai (TAO > PVG > DUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $861
  • Average savings: $137 (13.73%)

See TAO to LGW flights

Hack #3: Paris (TAO > CDG > DUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $862
  • Average savings: $137 (13.68%)

See TAO to CDG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from TAO to DUS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air France, ANA, Asiana, British Airways, China Eastern, China Southern, Finnair, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, SAS, Shandong, Shenzhen, Singapore Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Duesseldorf Airport to Liuting Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5178 miles or 8333 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from TAO to DUS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TAO to DUS flight is about 10 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Qingdao and Dusseldorf?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from TAO to DUS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeTAO
Origination airport nameLiuting Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeDUS
Destination airport nameDuesseldorf Airport


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