Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to Chengdu (CTU)

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The best prices from New York to Chengdu are usually found in February or November, booked 19 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New York (NYC) to Chengdu (CTU)

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to CTU flight in 2021: compare New York to Chengdu flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Chengdu.
NYC - CTU
Price
$479 - $1,912
CTU
Temperature
42.8 - 77 °F
CTU
Precipitation
0 - 9.8 inches

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 57% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 42% potential price drop

Average price

$583

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$479

From New York (NYC) 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 month to fly from New York to Chengdu?

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Chengdu from New York average $830. You can even find prices in February for less than $830, as users have found deals to Chengdu from as low as $389. The month of August appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Chengdu from New York. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 130%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from New York to Chengdu?

To save up to 50% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 20 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from New York to Chengdu from $636 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,011 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Chengdu (NYC - CTU)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from New York to Chengdu at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 31% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New York to Chengdu?

Travelers have found that booking a Friday departure is the best way to save up to 24% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

Cheap flights from New York to Chengdu in October, November 2021

The best prices found for NYC to CTU flights for October, November
11 Nov - 26 Nov
$1,888pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
4 Nov - 26 Nov
$2,076pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
17 Nov - 28 Nov
$2,097pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EWR
Newark

New York to Chengdu 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chengdu from New York found for this year
11 Nov - 26 Nov
$1,888pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
4 Nov - 26 Nov
$2,076pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
17 Nov - 28 Nov
$2,097pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from New York to Chengdu

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chengdu from New York, departing today and this week
26 Oct - 12 Dec
$2,778pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
United Airlines
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
26 Oct - 12 Dec
$3,122pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
United Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EWR
Newark
26 Oct - 12 Dec
$5,788pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to Chengdu from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Chengdu
8:00 am - 6:20 pm
Asiana Airlines
1 Stop
21h 20m
JFK - CTU
Asiana Airlines
$1,697
SmartFares
5:25 am - 5:55 pm
Air Canada
2 Stops
23h 30m
LGA - CTU
Air Canada
$1,822
Air Canada
10:45 am - 6:40 pm
China Southern
2 Stops
42h 55m
JFK - CTU
China Southern

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">New York</span> to <span class="emphasized">Chengdu</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From New York to Chengdu

What airport do you fly into for flights to Chengdu from New York?

Chengdu (CTU), located 9.4 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from New York to Chengdu. 7 airlines have flights to Chengdu from New York on a regular basis. Booking flights from New York to Chengdu should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from New York per day.

Which airlines flying from New York to Chengdu have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Air China, Hainan Airlines, and China Southern are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Chengdu for under $1,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on EVA Air for just $1,128, but on average you can expect to pay $1,708.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Chengdu for under $2,800?

There are currently 7+ open flights from New York to Chengdu within the next 7 days for less than $2,800.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from New York to Chengdu round-trip?

Currently priced at $1,128, EVA Air will fly you from New York to Chengdu and back. In addition to EVA Air, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Air Canada for as low as $1,269.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New York to Chengdu one-way?

$592 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Air Canada. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Asiana Airlines and China Southern, with prices starting from $1,697 and $2,678, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from New York to Chengdu?

The cheapest flight price from New York to Chengdu is $362. On average you can expect to pay $1,061. The most popular route, (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Chengdu), can usually be booked for $2,339.

What are the most popular routes from New York to Chengdu?

Most travelers choose New York John F Kennedy Intl - Chengdu, Newark - Chengdu or New York LaGuardia - Chengdu when deciding on the best route from New York to Chengdu.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York to Chengdu?

The most popular airlines flying from New York to Chengdu are Air China, Cathay Pacific and China Southern. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Chengdu, China

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Chengdu from New York?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York to Chengdu

Most visitors from New York will not be allowed to enter Chengdu.

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York 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 New York from Chengdu?

Returning to New York 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 New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chengdu are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

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Destination information for Chengdu

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from New York 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 New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Airports servicing Chengdu

Top 6 airlines flying from New York to Chengdu

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York 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
China Southern
$367 $691 No cancel fee 69%
United Airlines
$394 $966 No cancel fee 69%
Air China
$413 $672 No cancel fee 67%
Hainan Airlines
$427 $827 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 Eastern
$478 $716 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.

Cathay Pacific
$710 $1,071 No cancel fee 72%
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