The cheapest times to fly from TWF to SWA are

  • February 5th to June 10th (except the weeks of February 19th and May 7th)
  • July 2nd to July 15th
  • September 3rd to September 23rd
  • mid November

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 TWF to SWA is early April. Prices can be as high as $6303 for Friday flights during early to mid October, or as low as $1382 for Tuesday flights around early April.


When to Fly to Shantou

Flying from Twin Falls, ID (TWF) to Shantou (SWA) will usually cost between $1522 to $5001 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early April with an average ticket price of $1518. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid October, with an average price of $5442. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3924 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1780 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TWF to SWA flight.

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

TWF to SWA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TWF to SWA flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Twin Falls. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, 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 TWF. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Shantou, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Twin Falls. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $443 (18%) 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 $2073. Return trip prices are from the SWA to TWF 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 TWF to SWA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 17 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking TWF 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 TWF to SWA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (TWF > LAX > SWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1234
  • Average savings: $547 (30.7%)

See TWF to LAX flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (TWF > SFO > SWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1315
  • Average savings: $466 (26.15%)

See TWF to SFO flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (TWF > JFK > SWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1493
  • Average savings: $287 (16.12%)

See TWF to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, Shanghai Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, United, WestJet, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Waisha Airport to Joslin Field – Magic Valley Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6833 miles or 10997 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TWF to SWA flight is about 13 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Twin Falls, ID and Shantou?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from TWF to SWA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeTWF
Origination airport nameJoslin Field – Magic Valley Regional Airport
CityTwin Falls, ID
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeSWA
Destination airport nameWaisha Airport


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