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More About Flying To Kunming from Beijing

Route Information for Flights from Beijing to Kunming

Origin Airport IATA Code BJS
Destination Airport IATA Code KMG
Distance 1301 mi
Direct Flight Airlines Air Canada, Sichuan Airlines, China Southern Airlines, United Airlines, Hainan Airlines, Air China LTD, Shenzhen Airlines, Kunming Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 2:10AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 5:55PM UTC

Fly from Beijing to Kunming

Beijing Capital International Airport

Planning a trip from Beijing to any destination in the world is easy if you use Orbitz.com. Cheap flights from Beijing can be found within minutes through our online database. The Beijing Capital International Airport serves travelers flying in and out of the city. It is one of the busiest airports in Asia and offers domestic and international flights throughout the day. The airlines that service Beijing Capital International Airport include Air China, Air France, American Airlines, Korean Air and Delta. Good deals on flights from these airlines can be booked on Orbitz.com.

Airport Parking and Ground Transportation

Those flying in and out of Beijing have many ground transportation options available to them. If you are flying out of Beijing and decide to drive to the airport, parking is available for $5 per hour or $50 for the entire day. The airport has six different shuttles that travel to various locations throughout the city. The Beijing Railway Station does not provide direct service to the airport, but you can catch an airport shuttle from the Beijing Railway Station. Public buses travel directly to and from the airport. If you are arriving in Beijing, you'll see airport shuttles, taxis and buses lined up outside of each gate once you claim your luggage. You can purchase ground transportation passes in advance on Orbitz.com, or you can use the website to rent a vehicle a discount price.

Airport Dining Facilities

Beijing Capital International Airport has a food service area that has a total of 72 dining facilities, including formal restaurants, fast food restaurants, bakeries, coffee shops and ice cream shops. Prik Thai, Starbucks, Haagen-Dazs and McDonald's are just some of the places where you can grab a meal or snack. The food service area is known as the "global kitchen" because you'll be able to find foods from a variety of ethnicities. When you book cheap flights from Beijing on Orbitz.com, you'll be able to get the best rates on flights, leaving you with enough money to enjoy a great meal before departing.

Kunming Wujiaba International Airport

Orbitz.com makes it easy to find cheap flights to Kunming. You can use the website to look over a list of available flights and book the one that fits your budget. The Kunming Wujiaba International Airport is located in southeast Kunming, approximately 2.5 miles from the city center. It is one of the busiest international border airports in China and is serviced by more than 160 airlines. Some of the airlines include Air China, Dragon Air, United Eagle Airlines and Okay Airways.

Transportation from the Airport

Taking the bus is cost effective at only $.16 per ticket, and the ride into the city is short. You can also hail a taxicab from the airport. Cab fare costs $1.25 for the first mile and $.25 for every additional half mile. If you need your own transportation, you can reserve a rental car using Orbitz.com.

Climate in Kunming

Kunming has a mild climate. In fact, it's known as the city of eternal spring, because the flowers bloom year round. Summer temperatures range from the low 60s to the mid-70s. During the winter months, temperatures range from the high 30s to the low 60s. Snowfall in the winter is very rare. The rainy season runs from May through October, and the rest of the year is mostly dry. If you want the best weather during your vacation, use Orbitz.com to book your trip in March, April or November.

Highlights and Attractions

Major scenic spots in Kunming include Dianchi Lake, Grand View Park and Stone Forest. Travelers can also visit the Hall of Mahavira, the Golden Temple and Qiongzhu Temple. When you use Orbitz.com to find flights to Kunming, you can also purchase tickets to area attractions and make reservations for guided tours.

Flights from Beijing to Kunming - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Beijing to Kunming now?

Check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most useful information on quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when getting a flight from Beijing to Kunming.

Are there non-stop flights from Beijing to Kunming?

There are 4 airlines that fly direct from Capital Intl. Airport (PEK) to Kunming Changshui Intl. Airport. You don't have to worry about running to catch a connecting flight on this route! These are a few of the carriers you can book with:

  • Air China
  • Hainan Airlines
  • Kunming Airlines
  • Sichuan Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Beijing to Kunming?

Traveling from Beijing Capital Airport to Kunming Changshui Intl. Airport will take a minimum of 3 hours and 35 minutes. Indulge in a tipple and watch a flick or two — here's your chance to take some time out.

What airlines fly from Beijing to Kunming most frequently?

With a decent selection of airlines offering flights between Beijing and Kunming, you'll have your pick of excellent deals. The carriers servicing this route the most frequently are: Air China - (CA) with 212 flights every month Hainan Airlines - (HU) with 60 flights every month Kunming Airlines - (KY) with 30 flights every month Sichuan Airlines - (3U) with 13 flights every month

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Kunming?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Kunming have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Kunming with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Kunming without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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