The cheapest times to fly from URC to MXP are

  • October 22nd to March 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 URC to MXP is mid January. Prices can be as high as $6340 for Tuesday flights during late July, or as low as $820 for Friday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Milan

Flying from Urumqi (URC) to Milan (MXP) will usually cost between $820 to $5913 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $1244. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $4444. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3201 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2621 can be considered a good price for a round-trip URC to MXP flight.

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

URC to MXP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the URC to MXP flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Ürümqi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.44, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays 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 $3960 (61%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1719. Return trip prices are from the MXP to URC 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 URC to MXP can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 38 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 URC to MXP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Zurich Airport (ZRH) in Zurich

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from MXP
  • Usually 0.04% less expensive than MXP
  • 1-layover flights available

See URC to ZRH flights


Flight Hacking URC to MXP

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 URC to MXP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: St. Petersburg (URC > LED > MXP)

  • Price for both tickets: $562
  • Average savings: $2059 (78.56%)

See URC to IST flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (URC > IST > MXP)

  • Price for both tickets: $772
  • Average savings: $1849 (70.55%)

See URC to LED flights

Hack #3: Frankfurt (URC > FRA > MXP)

  • Price for both tickets: $860
  • Average savings: $1761 (67.19%)

See URC to FRA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from URC to MXP? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Astana, Air China, Air Moldova, Alitalia, Belavia, China Eastern, China Southern, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Pakistan, S7, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Malpensa Airport to Diwopu Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3700 miles or 5955 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from URC to MXP?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop URC to MXP flight is about 7 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Urumqi and Milan?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from URC to MXP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code URC
Origination airport name Diwopu Airport
City Urumqi
Country China
Latitude 43.9
Longitude 87.5

Return Airport

Destination code MXP
Destination airport name Malpensa Airport
City Milan
Country Italy
Latitude 45.6
Longitude 8.7


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