Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Chengdu (CTU)

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The best prices from Los Angeles to Chengdu are usually found in April or October, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Chengdu (CTU)

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to CTU flight in 2021: compare Los Angeles to Chengdu flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chengdu.
LAX - CTU
Price
$388 - $1,254
CTU
Temperature
42.8 - 77 °F
CTU
Precipitation
0 - 9.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 52% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 36% potential price drop

Average price

$397

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$388

From Los Angeles to Chengdu

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Los Angeles to Chengdu?

Users have found that leaving on a Thursday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 19% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Los Angeles to Chengdu?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 30 days in advance to save up to 26% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 30 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Los Angeles to Chengdu 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $459, or $564 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Chengdu?

April is one of the best times of the year to fly to Chengdu from Los Angeles. Prices for April average $605 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $341. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a April flight can save you 107% on your journey compared to booking in April

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Chengdu (LAX - CTU)?

It’s optimal to fly from Los Angeles to Chengdu at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 4% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Chengdu in October, November 2021

The best prices found for LAX to CTU flights for October, November
21 Nov - 28 Nov
$2,127pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
21 Nov - 28 Nov
$2,374pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
21 Nov - 28 Nov
$2,486pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Chengdu 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chengdu from Los Angeles found for this year
21 Nov - 28 Nov
$2,127pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
21 Nov - 28 Nov
$2,374pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
21 Nov - 28 Nov
$2,486pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Chengdu from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Chengdu
8:05 pm - 8:00 am
China Airlines
1 Stop
20h 55m
LAX - CTU
China Airlines
8:00 am - 7:20 pm
Asiana Airlines
1 Stop
20h 20m
LAX - CTU
Asiana Airlines
5:20 pm - 11:35 am
China Southern
2 Stops
50h 15m
LAX - CTU
China Southern
$2,122
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Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Chengdu

Which airlines flying from Los Angeles to Chengdu have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Hainan Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, and Air China flying from Los Angeles to Chengdu have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Chengdu for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Chengdu for under $1,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air Canada for just $1,185, but on average you can expect to pay $2,545.

How popular is this Los Angeles to Chengdu flight route?

The Los Angeles to Chengdu flight path was viewed by 20 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Los Angeles to Chengdu round-trip?

Flying on Air Canada is currently your cheapest option to Chengdu, with prices starting at $1,185. Another option worth looking into is China Southern, starting at $3,038 round trip.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Los Angeles to Chengdu one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Los Angeles to Chengdu are Air Canada ($647), Air China ($1,065), and China Airlines ($1,321).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Los Angeles to Chengdu?

When booking a flight from Los Angeles to Chengdu, you may want to consider flying on Sichuan Airlines, Major Airline or Air China as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Chengdu?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Los Angeles to Chengdu? While on average our users pay $1,214, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $303. The most popular route (Los Angeles - Chengdu), is priced around $1,185.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Chengdu, China

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Chengdu from Los Angeles?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Los Angeles to Chengdu

Most visitors from Los Angeles will not be allowed to enter Chengdu.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 48 hours before departing to Chengdu.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles are not required to quarantine after entering Chengdu.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be presented upon arrival


Do I need a test to fly back to Los Angeles from Chengdu?

Returning to Los Angeles from Chengdu

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chengdu must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Los Angeles.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chengdu are not required to quarantine after entering Los Angeles.

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Destination information for Chengdu

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Los Angeles to Chengdu.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ¥6.44
Average temperature for October in Chengdu
69.8 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Chengdu
1.3 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Chengdu

Top 8 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Chengdu

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to Chengdu choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Hainan Airlines
$317 $634 No cancel fee 61%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Hainan Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

China Southern
$317 $462 No cancel fee 69%
China Eastern
$345 $591 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

XiamenAir
$352 $529 No cancel fee 49%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by XiamenAir. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Sichuan Airlines
$383 $634 No cancel fee 63%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Sichuan Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Air China
$386 $634 No cancel fee 67%
Delta
$392 $1,419 No cancel fee N/A
Hong Kong Airlines
$523 $721 No cancel fee 65%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Hong Kong Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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