The cheapest times to fly from TPE to CID are

  • January 29th to May 27th (except the weeks of March 26th and April 23rd)
  • October 8th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 29th and November 26th)

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 TPE to CID is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $2316 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $896 for Tuesday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Cedar Rapids

Flying from Taipei (TPE) to Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA (CID) will usually cost between $944 to $1922 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $990. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2130. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1139 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1282 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TPE to CID flight.

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

TPE to CID Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TPE to CID flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Taipei. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $200 (14%) 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 $1251. Return trip prices are from the CID to TPE 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 TPE to CID can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 13 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 TPE to CID while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Des Moines International Airport (DSM) in Des Moines, IA

  • 103 miles (166 km) away from CID
  • Usually 1.33% less expensive than CID
  • 2-layover flights available

See TPE to DSM flights


Flight Hacking TPE to CID

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 TPE to CID — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (TPE > LAX > CID)

  • Price for both tickets: $1044
  • Average savings: $239 (18.6%)

See TPE to PVG flights

Hack #2: Shanghai (TPE > PVG > CID)

  • Price for both tickets: $1052
  • Average savings: $230 (17.94%)

See TPE to LAX flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (TPE > ORD > CID)

  • Price for both tickets: $1077
  • Average savings: $205 (15.97%)

See TPE to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, ANA, China Airlines, Delta, EVA Air, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from The Eastern Iowa Airport to Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7352 miles or 11832 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TPE to CID flight is about 14 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Taipei and Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from TPE to CID.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code CID
Destination airport name The Eastern Iowa Airport
City Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA
Country the United States
Latitude 41.9
Longitude -91.7


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