Sanya Flights

The only civil airport in Sanya is Phoenix International Airport. So far, there are over 45 airlines operating 160 or so air routes, including about 30 international routes. The number of the navigable cities and regions of this airport is about 100 now, with 30 or so located overseas. 

Sanya Phoenix International Airport is located in the northwest part of Sanya, 11 kilometers (9 miles) away from the city center. This airport has 2 terminal buildings, 2 minutes’ walk from each other. There are 3 shuttle bus lines and city bus lines connecting the airport with other parts of the city. There is also a high speed railway station next to the airport, where passengers can take high speed trains to reach other places on Hainan Island. 

Sanya International Flight Schedule

From Frequency Duration
London 2 departures a week About 11 hours
Moscow 1 departures a week About 11.5 hours
Vladivostok 1 departures a week About 6.5 hours
Hong Kong 10 departures a week  About 1.5 - 2 hours
Seoul 3 departures a day About 1 - 1.5 hours
Singapore 4 departures a week About 3 - 3.5 hours

More international destinations: Taipei, Phnom Penh, Osaka, Busan…

How much does it cost to fly to Sanya from overseas destinations?

The price fluctuation is very common in international air tickets. Averagely, the price of an economy class air ticket from London fluctuates between CNY 6,000 - 9,000, from Moscow fluctuates between CNY 3,500 - 6,000, from Vladivostok fluctuates between CNY 2,000 - 2,500, from Hong Kong fluctuates between CNY 1,000 - 2,000 and from Singapore fluctuates between CNY 600 - 1,500. For the real-time prices and the air ticket prices of other routes, passengers can use the search box on the page top.

Sanya Domestic Flight Schedule

To Frequency Duration Full Fare for Economy Class
Beijing Around 9 departures a day About 4 hours CNY 2,530
Guangzhou Around 9 departures a day About 1.5 hour CNY 1,220
Shanghai Around 14 departures a day About 3 - 3.5 hours CNY 1,960
Chengdu Around 5 departures a day About 2.5 hours CNY 1,690
Shenzhen Around 6 departures a day About 1.5 hours  CNY 940
Xi'an Around 4 departures a day About 3 hours CNY 2,020
Chongqing Around 6 departures a day About 2.5 hours CNY 1,540

More domestic destinations: Nanchang, Tianjin, Nanning, Lanzhou, Wuhan, Changchun, Taiyuan, Hangzhou, Changsha, Zhengzhou, Harbin…

Tips on Finding Cheap Flights to Sanya

1. Normally, the tickets of flights to Haikou are cheaper than tickets of flights to Sanya. To save money, passengers can take a flight to Haikou first and then take a high speed train to Sanya.

2. Peak travelling season in Sanya is from November to next March, and the flight tickets are mostly sold at the full price; while in low season from April to October, the domestic flight tickets are normally sold with a 30% - 60% off discount. Passengers with limited travel budget are also recommended to avoid the public holiday, because the air ticket at that time are usually sold with very little discount or no discount.

3. Round-trip tickets usually enjoy greater discount than one-way tickets. Passengers with fixed itinerary can buy round-trip tickets.

4. The tickets of the flights departing or arriving late at night and early in the morning are usually cheaper than tickets of flights scheduled in other periods.

Popular Airlines Flying to Sanya

 International Airlines: Asiana Airlines, Korean Airs, Hong Kong Airlines, JSC Taimyr Airline, Air Asia…

 Domestic Airlines: Okay Airways, Beijing Capital Airlines, Spring Airlines, Hainan Airlines, Shanghai Airline, Sichuan Airlines, West Air, China Eastern Airlines…

- Last updated on May. 16, 2022 -
Questions & Answers on Sanya Flights
Asked by Kitson from CANADA | Nov. 14, 2018 19:27Reply
Are there any direct flights from Shangri-La to Guangzhou and how much?
Answers (1)
Answered by Jenny from BELGIUM | Nov. 15, 2018 17:58

Hi, there is no direct flights between the two cities and all the flights need to transfer in Chengdu, Chongqing or Kunming. The fare ranges form CN 800 to 2000 in different periods.
Asked by Bold from MGL | Feb. 19, 2017 06:34Reply
Do you any direct flights from Beijing to Sanya
Answers (1)
Answered by Michaela from AUSTRALIA | Feb. 19, 2017 23:54

Direct flights availabble between, you can check them by date online.
Asked by Valentina from CHILE | Jul. 07, 2016 16:24Reply
Direct international flights to Sanya
Are there any direct flights to Sanya from Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam or Myanmar? Thank you for your help!
Answers (4)
Answered by Eric | Jul. 08, 2016 03:16

I know there are direct routes from Da Nang and Bangkok, seems not available every day but some days each week.
Answered by Valentina from CHILE | Jul. 08, 2016 09:10

Thank you very much!
Do you know what airline does that?
Best regards!
Answered by YULIA | Jul. 09, 2016 03:00

From Bangkok to Sanya, Sichuan Airline has a flight.
Answered by Valentina from CHILE | Jul. 09, 2016 06:26

Great!! Thank you very much for this information :)
Asked by Armando from USA | Mar. 31, 2015 05:08Reply
fly from USA
I'm want to know if there are any fly from usa
Answers (1)
Answered by Henry | Mar. 31, 2015 20:12

No direct one to Sanya, you can choose Guangzhou instead and then from Guangzhou to there,
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