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More About Flying To Kunming from Guangzhou

Route Information for Flights from Guangzhou to Kunming

Origin Airport IATA Code CAN
Destination Airport IATA Code KMG
Distance 663 mi
Direct Flight Airlines KLM, Sichuan Airlines, Lucky Air, Emirates, China Southern Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Shenzhen Airlines, Kunming Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 1:05AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 4:50PM UTC

Flying from Guangzhou to Kunming

Guangzhou
Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport

When you need cheap flights from Guangzhou, you will likely depart from the Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport. A few of the top companies flying from this airport include Air China, Air France, China United Airlines, Singapore Airlines, and Tiger Airways. The airport can handle 45 million passengers every year, and it has plans to increase that number to 75 million in the coming years. After you decide where you want to fly, look for cheap airfare through Orbitz.com. With low prices offered every day, you can always save money on your trip.

Parking at the Airport

If you need to drive to the airport, look for one of the two parking lots at the airport. One lot is a covered lot for people who need long-term parking, while the other is an open lot for short-term parking. The lots charge CNY8 to CNY12 per hour, though you can also get discounts for long-term parking.

How to Get There

Those who do not want to drive can get to the airport by using the Guangzhou Metro or by hiring a taxi. The Guangzhou Metro is the city's subway system, which has several stops around the airport. If you take a taxi, you might spend up to an hour in traffic to get to the airport.

Snacks and Meals

When you need to get something to eat, head to the departure hall. Between Gates 17 and 18 is Jinlong Food Street, which offers snacks, meals, and small dishes that you can eat as you walk. This same area is home to several small cafes and other restaurants. Now that you know more about the airport, visit Orbitz.com to book a seat on any of the cheap flights from Guangzhou.

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 Guangzhou to Kunming - Frequently Asked Questions

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

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor can help you with queries about current travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when taking a plane flight from Guangzhou to Kunming.

Are there non-stop flights from Guangzhou to Kunming?

There are. And not only that — you've got 5 airlines that fly direct from Guangzhou Airport (CAN-Baiyun Intl.) to Changshui Intl. Airport (KMG) to choose from. Check out which of these leading carriers offers the best deals:

  • China Southern Airlines
  • China Eastern Airlines
  • Sichuan Airlines
  • Kunming Airlines
  • Lucky Air
What is the shortest flight from Guangzhou to Kunming?

If the weather is good and all goes according to plan, you could be flying into Kunming Changshui Intl. Airport from Guangzhou Airport (CAN-Baiyun Intl.) in just 2 hours and 20 minutes. With such a speedy flight time, consider bringing just carry-on luggage.

What airlines fly from Guangzhou to Kunming most frequently?

These are the carriers offering the most frequent flights from CAN to Kunming Airport (KMG-Changshui Intl.). Reserve a seat with one of the following and discover why they are the most sought after: China Southern Airlines - (CZ) with 273 flights every month China Eastern Airlines - (MU) with 212 flights every month Sichuan Airlines - (3U) with 30 flights every month Kunming Airlines - (KY) with 30 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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