The cheapest times to fly from TAO to TPE are

  • February 5th to April 1st
  • August 6th to September 2nd (except the week of August 20th)
  • October 8th to January 14th

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 TPE is late December. Prices can be as high as $637 for Tuesday flights during mid July, or as low as $261 for Saturday flights around late December.


When to Fly to Taipei

Flying from Qingdao (TAO) to Taipei (TPE) will usually cost between $261 to $459 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late December with an average ticket price of $261. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $448. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $188 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $265 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TAO to TPE flight.

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

TAO to TPE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TAO to TPE flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Qingdao. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Taipei, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Qingdao. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $34 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $269. Return trip prices are from the TPE 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 TPE can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 23 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Busan, Air China, Air Macau, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, EVA Air, Hainan, Hebei Airlines, JAL, Jeju Air, Juneyao Airlines, Korean Air, NokScoot, Shandong, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Uni Airways, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport to Liuting Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 775 miles or 1247 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TAO to TPE flight is about 2 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Qingdao and Taipei?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 60 available flights from TAO to TPE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code TAO
Origination airport name Liuting Airport
City Qingdao
Country China
Latitude 36.3
Longitude 120.4

Return Airport

Destination code TPE
Destination airport name Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport
City Taipei
Country Taiwan
Latitude 25.1
Longitude 121.2


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