The cheapest times to fly from WUH to LJG are

  • April 2nd to October 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 WUH to LJG is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $1098 for Friday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $559 for Tuesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Lijiang

Flying from Wuhan (WUH) to Lijiang (LJG) will usually cost between $563 to $1098 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $563. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $941. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $378 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $652 can be considered a good price for a round-trip WUH to LJG flight.

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

WUH to LJG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the WUH to LJG flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Wuhan. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.45, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $101 (13%) 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 $670. Return trip prices are from the LJG to WUH 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 WUH to LJG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 35 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from WUH to LJG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Xiaguan Airport (DLU) in Dali City

  • 71 miles (114 km) away from LJG
  • Usually 4.37% less expensive than LJG
  • Nonstop flights available

See WUH to DLU flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from WUH to LJG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Beijing Capital, Chengdu Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Juneyao Airlines, Kunming Airlines, Lucky Air, Ruili Airlines, Shandong, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Tianjin Airlines, West Air, Xiamen, Zhejiang Loong Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sanyi Airport to Tianhe Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 891 miles or 1434 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from WUH to LJG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop WUH to LJG flight is about 2 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between Wuhan and Lijiang?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from WUH to LJG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeWUH
Origination airport nameTianhe Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeLJG
Destination airport nameSanyi Airport


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