In general, March is the cheapest month to fly from Canada to Chengdu. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around 722 C$. If you don’t want to visit Chengdu in March, then you should wait until November to fly from Canada, when ticket prices are also cheap, with an average price of 812 C$.
In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Chengdu is about 31 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are 1,134 C$. However, flight prices might be lower outside of this timeframe. For example, people recently found flights to Chengdu from Canada for as low as 952 C$ on momondo.
According to our data, Tuesday is the cheapest day to fly to Chengdu from Canada. The lowest ticket price found for a Tuesday departure recently was 900 C$. Keep in mind that prices can always vary depending on your route and whether or not you are flying domestic or international. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Friday because tickets tend to average around 1,039 C$. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to Chengdu.
At noon is the cheapest time of day to fly from Canada to Chengdu when you can find flight prices for as low as 889 C$. Flying to Chengdu at noon is an ideal time because this is during off-peak travel hours. In the evening is when there is more demand to fly to Chengdu, so prices are often more expensive at around 1,092 C$ per ticket.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Chengdu is possible. If you are planning a flight to Chengdu, consider booking flights to Mian Yang Airport (106 km from Chengdu city centre).