This airport is in the north east part of the city, 24.5 kilometers (15 mi) away from the city center. It now has one terminal building handling both domestic and international flights. The airport is connected with the downtown by Subway Line 6, 6 airport shuttle buses and taxis.
Kunming International Flight Schedule
|Paris||3 departures a week||About 12 hours|
|Sydney||2 departures a week||About 11 hours|
|Singapore||8 departures a week||About 3.5 - 4 hours|
|Seoul||8 departures a week||About 4.5 hours|
|Bangkok||54 departures a week||About 2 - 3 hours|
|Hong Kong||16 departures a week||About 2.5 hours|
How much does it cost to fly to Kunming from overseas destinations?
Kunming Domestic Flight Schedule
|To||Frequency||Duration||Full Fare for Economy Class|
|Beijing||Around 18 departures a day||About 3.5 hours||CNY 2,560|
|Shanghai||Around 19 departures a day||About 3 - 3.5 hours||CNY 2,330|
|Guangzhou||Around 19 departures a day||About 2 hour||CNY 1,640|
|Chengdu||Around 18 departures a day||About 1.5 hours||CNY 1,290|
|Shenzhen||Around 12 departures a day||About 2 - 2.5 hours||CNY 1,530|
|Wuhan||Around 10 departures a day||About 2 - 2.5 hours||CNY 1,670|
|Xian||Around 13 departures a day||About 2 - 2.5 hours||CNY 1,560|
|Chongqing||Around 13 departures a day||About 1.5 hours||CNY 1,175|
Tips on Finding Cheap Flights to Kunming
1. It is better for passengers to avoid the high season and public holidays to travel to Kunming. The high season of the tourist cities in China is normally from April to October, and the air tickets are usually sold with a 20% - 40% off discount; the low season is normally from November to next March, and the air tickets are usually sold with a 30% - 60% off discount. There is often no discount for air tickets in public holidays.
2. Passengers who want to buy a cheap ticket are suggested to check the ticket prices 3 months in advance, because early reservation usually has a greater chance to get a bigger discount.
3. If you have already made a specific itinerary, you can buy the round-trip ticket in advance, because the round-trip tickets usually enjoy a higher discount than the single tickets.
Popular Airlines Flying to Kunming
Domestic Airlines: China Eastern Airlines, Air China, China Southern Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, Kunming Air, Hainan Airlines, Spring Airlines, Shanghai Airlines…