Flights to China from New York City

The average price to go to China from New York City is $ 1580 (round trip). It varies from $ 1224 (Chengdu) to $ 1804 (Shanghai) depending on the destination. The information below allows you to know the average price of New York City-China flights on average throughout the year and month by month, as well as the best time to buy your plane tickets for different cities: Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Guangzhou (Canton), Chengdu and Macao.

City Average price Cheapest months to travel
Beijing$ 1785january, february, march (the cheapest), october, november
Shanghai$ 1804january, february, march (the cheapest), september, october
Hong Kong$ 1708january, february, march, april, september, october, november (the cheapest)
Guangzhou (Canton)$ 1376january, february (the cheapest), march, april, may, october, november
Chengdu$ 1224january, february (the cheapest), march, april, september, october, november
Macao$ 1579february, march, april, may, september (the cheapest), october, november (the cheapest)

Round-trip airfare price New York City-China month by month

Month Average price Our opinion
January$ 1075 to $ 1714fair price
February$ 973 to $ 1515good price
March$ 998 to $ 1488good price
April$ 1072 to $ 2061high price
May$ 1266 to $ 2083high price
June$ 1497 to $ 2210very high price
July$ 1665 to $ 2197very high price
August$ 1607 to $ 2207very high price
September$ 1065 to $ 1681fair price
October$ 1111 to $ 1650good price
November$ 1035 to $ 1713fair price
December$ 1295 to $ 2037very high price

How are these data calculated?

We have studied a sample of 60000 airfare prices from previous years for flights to China from New York City and can thus establish precise and credible price variation trends based on different parameters. Of course, prices can vary from year to year, but the seasonal aspect of this data (recurrence of school holidays, events... from year to year) makes these statistics quite reliable.


The GOOD price of a flight to China from New York City

Average price per month for a round trip flight to Beijing in China

The average price for a round trip flight from New York City to Beijing is $ 1785. You can pay less by using the statistics below and choosing a departure month where the price is usually low (see chart below). For more details, visit the page on the price of New York City-Beijing flights.

To get the best price...

take a flight with layover

leave on a tuesday

come back on a tuesday

Data analysis:

Travel to Beijing in China in march to get the best price ($ 1314, saving $ 471 compared to the average price for the year which is $ 1785). Avoid the month of june which is statistically the most expensive ($ 2210, which is $ 426 more than the average price).

Monthly prices in detail for New York City-Beijing and other statistics

Average price per month for a round trip flight to Shanghai in China

The average price for a round trip flight from New York City to Shanghai is $ 1804. You can pay less by using the statistics below and choosing a departure month where the price is usually low (see chart below). For more details, visit the page on the price of New York City-Shanghai flights.

To get the best price...

take a flight with layover

leave on a tuesday

come back on a wednesday

Data analysis:

Travel to Shanghai in China in march to get the best price ($ 1488, saving $ 317 compared to the average price for the year which is $ 1804). Avoid the month of july which is statistically the most expensive ($ 2197, which is $ 394 more than the average price).

Monthly prices in detail for New York City-Shanghai and other statistics

Average price per month for a round trip flight to Hong Kong in China

The average price for a round trip flight from New York City to Hong Kong is $ 1708. You can pay less by using the statistics below and choosing a departure month where the price is usually low (see chart below). For more details, visit the page on the price of New York City-Hong Kong flights.

To get the best price...

take a flight with layover

leave on a wednesday

come back on a monday

Data analysis:

Travel to Hong Kong in China in november to get the best price ($ 1462, saving $ 247 compared to the average price for the year which is $ 1708). Avoid the month of august which is statistically the most expensive ($ 2207, which is $ 499 more than the average price).

Monthly prices in detail for New York City-Hong Kong and other statistics

Average price per month for a round trip flight to Guangzhou (Canton) in China

The average price for a round trip flight from New York City to Guangzhou (Canton) is $ 1376. You can pay less by using the statistics below and choosing a departure month where the price is usually low (see chart below). For more details, visit the page on the price of New York City-Guangzhou (Canton) flights.

To get the best price...

take a flight with layover

leave on a sunday

come back on a tuesday

Data analysis:

Travel to Guangzhou (Canton) in China in february to get the best price ($ 1193, saving $ 183 compared to the average price for the year which is $ 1376). Avoid the month of august which is statistically the most expensive ($ 1751, which is $ 375 more than the average price).

Monthly prices in detail for New York City-Guangzhou (Canton) and other statistics

Average price per month for a round trip flight to Chengdu in China

The average price for a round trip flight from New York City to Chengdu is $ 1224. You can pay less by using the statistics below and choosing a departure month where the price is usually low (see chart below). For more details, visit the page on the price of New York City-Chengdu flights.

To get the best price...

take a flight with layover

leave on a sunday

come back on a wednesday

Data analysis:

Travel to Chengdu in China in february to get the best price ($ 973, saving $ 251 compared to the average price for the year which is $ 1224). Avoid the month of july which is statistically the most expensive ($ 1665, which is $ 442 more than the average price).

Monthly prices in detail for New York City-Chengdu and other statistics

Average price per month for a round trip flight to Macao in China

The average price for a round trip flight from New York City to Macao is $ 1579. You can pay less by using the statistics below and choosing a departure month where the price is usually low (see chart below). For more details, visit the page on the price of New York City-Macao flights.

To get the best price...

take a flight with layover

leave on a wednesday

come back on a tuesday

Data analysis:

Travel to Macao in China in september to get the best price ($ 1315, saving $ 265 compared to the average price for the year which is $ 1579). Avoid the month of december which is statistically the most expensive ($ 2037, which is $ 458 more than the average price).

Monthly prices in detail for New York City-Macao and other statistics


Top prices New York City-China

Round tripDatesPrice
New York City → Beijing04-09 to 08-09-2024$ 1059 
New York City → Beijing07-09 to 15-09-2024$ 916 
New York City → Shanghai17-09 to 23-09-2024$ 1065 
New York City → Shanghai20-11 to 27-11-2024$ 961 
New York City → Beijing07-01 to 21-01-2025$ 1078 
New York City → Shanghai02-02 to 09-02-2025$ 1077 
New York City → Hong Kong09-02 to 24-02-2025$ 1039 
New York City → Beijing06-03 to 19-03-2025$ 1071 
New York City → Beijing16-04 to 30-04-2025$ 1072 
New York City → Hong Kong14-05 to 26-05-2025$ 1078 


When to buy plane tickets to go to China (from New York City)?

The best time to buy your plane ticket from New York City to Beijing

The price of tickets to Beijing fluctuates depending on how far in advance you book. The graph below shows the average price of tickets based on the number of months before departure. Another important factor is the day of booking. According to our calculations, to get a cheaper flight from New York City to Beijing, you should buy your ticket on a monday. For more details, please visit the when to buy plane tickets to Beijing page.

Data analysis:

Buy your plane ticket to go to Beijing in China 1 to 2 months before departure to get the best price (the average price in this range is $ 1559 , which is $ 226 savings compared to the overall average price). However, do not buy your ticket 7 to 8 months in advance or you will pay a high price ($ 709 more than the average price).

When to buy your New York City-Beijing flight ticket and other statistics

The best time to buy your plane ticket from New York City to Shanghai

The price of tickets to Shanghai fluctuates depending on how far in advance you book. The graph below shows the average price of tickets based on the number of months before departure. Another important factor is the day of booking. According to our calculations, to get a cheaper flight from New York City to Shanghai, you should buy your ticket on a thursday. For more details, please visit the when to buy plane tickets to Shanghai page.

Data analysis:

Buy your plane ticket to go to Shanghai in China 4 to 5 months before departure to get the best price (the average price in this range is $ 1568 , which is $ 236 savings compared to the overall average price). However, do not buy your ticket 9 to 10 months in advance or you will pay a high price ($ 589 more than the average price).

When to buy your New York City-Shanghai flight ticket and other statistics

The best time to buy your plane ticket from New York City to Hong Kong

The price of tickets to Hong Kong fluctuates depending on how far in advance you book. The graph below shows the average price of tickets based on the number of months before departure. Another important factor is the day of booking. According to our calculations, to get a cheaper flight from New York City to Hong Kong, you should buy your ticket on a wednesday. For more details, please visit the when to buy plane tickets to Hong Kong page.

Data analysis:

Buy your plane ticket to go to Hong Kong in China 9 to 10 months before departure to get the best price (the average price in this range is $ 1522 , which is $ 187 savings compared to the overall average price). However, do not buy your ticket 0 to 1 month in advance or you will pay a high price ($ 472 more than the average price).

When to buy your New York City-Hong Kong flight ticket and other statistics

The best time to buy your plane ticket from New York City to Guangzhou (Canton)

The price of tickets to Guangzhou (Canton) fluctuates depending on how far in advance you book. The graph below shows the average price of tickets based on the number of months before departure. Another important factor is the day of booking. According to our calculations, to get a cheaper flight from New York City to Guangzhou (Canton), you should buy your ticket on a thursday. For more details, please visit the when to buy plane tickets to Guangzhou (Canton) page.

Data analysis:

Buy your plane ticket to go to Guangzhou (Canton) in China 5 to 6 months before departure to get the best price (the average price in this range is $ 1151 , which is $ 225 savings compared to the overall average price). However, do not buy your ticket 11 to 12 months in advance or you will pay a high price ($ 312 more than the average price).

When to buy your New York City-Guangzhou (Canton) flight ticket and other statistics

The best time to buy your plane ticket from New York City to Chengdu

The price of tickets to Chengdu fluctuates depending on how far in advance you book. The graph below shows the average price of tickets based on the number of months before departure. Another important factor is the day of booking. According to our calculations, to get a cheaper flight from New York City to Chengdu, you should buy your ticket on a tuesday. For more details, please visit the when to buy plane tickets to Chengdu page.

Data analysis:

Buy your plane ticket to go to Chengdu in China 5 to 6 months before departure to get the best price (the average price in this range is $ 944 , which is $ 281 savings compared to the overall average price). However, do not buy your ticket 0 to 1 month in advance or you will pay a high price ($ 184 more than the average price).

When to buy your New York City-Chengdu flight ticket and other statistics

The best time to buy your plane ticket from New York City to Macao

The price of tickets to Macao fluctuates depending on how far in advance you book. The graph below shows the average price of tickets based on the number of months before departure. Another important factor is the day of booking. According to our calculations, to get a cheaper flight from New York City to Macao, you should buy your ticket on a wednesday. For more details, please visit the when to buy plane tickets to Macao page.

Data analysis:

Buy your plane ticket to go to Macao in China 7 to 8 months before departure to get the best price (the average price in this range is $ 1293 , which is $ 286 savings compared to the overall average price). However, do not buy your ticket 0 to 1 month in advance or you will pay a high price ($ 326 more than the average price).

When to buy your New York City-Macao flight ticket and other statistics



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