The cheapest times to fly from TGD to SWA are

  • January 22nd to March 18th (except the week of February 5th)
  • November 5th to December 9th (except the week of November 12th)

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 TGD to SWA is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $6302 for Friday flights during mid October, or as low as $791 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Shantou

Flying from Podgorica (TGD) to Shantou (SWA) will usually cost between $838 to $1440 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 $1016. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid October, with an average price of $1942. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $926 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1133 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TGD to SWA flight.

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

TGD to SWA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TGD to SWA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Podgorica. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SWA, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into TGD. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Shantou, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Podgorica. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $873 (31%) 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 $902. Return trip prices are from the SWA to TGD 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 TGD to SWA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 53 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking TGD to SWA

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 TGD to SWA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Vienna (TGD > VIE > SWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $723
  • Average savings: $410 (36.19%)

See TGD to WAW flights

Hack #2: Warsaw (TGD > WAW > SWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $821
  • Average savings: $313 (27.58%)

See TGD to VIE flights

Hack #3: Rome (TGD > FCO > SWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $839
  • Average savings: $295 (25.99%)

See TGD to FCO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, Air Serbia, Alitalia, Austrian, China Southern, Etihad, Montenegro Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Waisha Airport to Podgorica Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5504 miles or 8858 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TGD to SWA flight is about 10 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between Podgorica and Shantou?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code TGD
Origination airport name Podgorica Airport
City Podgorica
Country Montenegro
Latitude 42.4
Longitude 19.3

Return Airport

Destination code SWA
Destination airport name Waisha Airport
City Shantou
Country China
Latitude 23.4
Longitude 116.8


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