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Summary info about Beijing flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

£263

Best Round-Trip Price

£370

Fastest flight time

10h 10m

Operated By

4 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Beijing from United Kingdom in the last 72 hours is £263 (London Heathrow to Beijing Daxing Intl).
The best round-trip flight price to Beijing from United Kingdom in the last 72 hours is £370 (London Heathrow to Beijing Daxing Intl).
The fastest flight to Beijing from United Kingdom takes 10h 10m (London Heathrow to Beijing Daxing Intl).
There are 4 airlines operating flights to Beijing, including British Airways, China Southern and Shenzhen Airlines.

Beijing flights insights and trends

Explore insights for your Beijing flight to craft the best travel plan

What is the cheapest month to fly to Beijing?

The cheapest month to fly to Beijing from United Kingdom is in November. Flight prices, which tend to average around £460, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you are unable to visit Beijing during the month of November, then departing from United Kingdom during the month January is also very affordable. Most momondo users find prices during this month for around £498.

What is the absolute cheapest flight to Beijing?

The best deal found on momondo in the last two weeks was a flight to Beijing from Seoul for £111. This is 79% cheaper than most flight deals to Beijing. To find the cheapest price to Beijing from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
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What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to Beijing?

The cheapest day to depart from United Kingdom to Beijing is on a Friday. Travellers who choose to depart for Beijing on a Friday will often find tickets for as low as £612. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Sunday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Beijing on Sunday is £660.

What is the cheapest time of day to depart on your flight to Beijing?

Our most recent data shows that the best time of day to fly to Beijing is at midday. Flights from United Kingdom to Beijing during this time can be as low as £518. Flights in the morning are often more expensive, with an average ticket price of £677.

How long does it take to fly to Beijing?

If you’re flying from a popular airport in United Kingdom, such as London Heathrow or Manchester, and flying into the most popular airport in Beijing (Beijing Capital), then you can expect flight times to average 9h 30m and 10h 05m, respectively.

How far in advance should I book a flight to Beijing?

Most flyers found that booking tickets 31 days in advance of their planned departure date is the best time to get cheap flights to Beijing. During this timeframe, flight prices are around £650. In the past 72 hours, momondo users found flights from United Kingdom to Beijing for as low as £628.

Cheapest flights to Beijing airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Beijing airports from your nearest city or airport
London Heathrow Airport
Beijing Capital Airport

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM London TO Beijing

London (LON) to Beijing Daxing Intl Airport (PKX)

Typically, flights to Beijing from London are cheaper when flying from London to Beijing Daxing Intl, which has an average price of £624

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO BEIJING FROM LONDON HEATHROW AIRPORTNovember30% cheaperFlying from London Heathrow Airport to Beijing costs on average just £466 in November
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO BEIJING FROM LONDON HEATHROW AIRPORTAugust49% more expensiveIt costs about £989 for flights to Beijing from London Heathrow Airport in August
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO BEIJING FROM LONDON HEATHROW AIRPORTJuly472% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Beijing from London Heathrow Airport in July than any other month

Frequently asked questions about flying to Beijing

How long does it take to fly to Beijing?

Taking a trip from the United Kingdom with flights to Beijing, China, can have quite varied travel times. Taking off from Heathrow, London, and flying to Beijing Capital International Airport can take from 20 hours 30 minutes to over 48 hours, depending on how many stops you have chosen and how long your wait for the flight change is. Beijing flight deals are available from most regions of England, including Manchester in the north. From Edinburgh and Glasgow in Scotland, flight deals to Beijing fly via Heathrow. It is advised that you check the facilities for the airports scheduled for your changes before you travel.

Where can you fly directly into Beijing from?

All flight deals to Beijing from the United Kingdom have a minimum of two stops for changing flights. Many people choose to extend their journey by stopping for one or two days in one of the stopover cities. With the likes of Copenhagen, Toronto, and Shanghai among the options, scheduling a minibreak is a brilliant way to create more great memories.

What is there to do in Beijing when it’s raining?

When planning your flight to Beijing, it is important to be aware that some months are not as ideal as others. Specifically, the months of July or August could carry a higher chance of rain, as Beijing sees up to 5.1 inches (130 mm) or more. There are still things to do in Beijing even when it's raining, but be aware that rain is highly probable in the area. While in Beijing you will find Forbidden City nearby which is a great museum to visit when you’re looking for things to do indoors. Many tourists kill time during rain and storms by going to shopping centres in the area, like Wangfujing Street.

Is there an alternative airport near Beijing?

Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Beijing is possible. If you are planning a flight to Beijing, consider booking flights to Beijing Daxing Intl Airport (27 mi from Beijing city centre).

Is there a cheaper alternative to flying into Beijing?

You can find deals at Beijing Daxing Intl Airport for £526 on average, but that price can change based on your departure airport. To save money, try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

Are there flights to Haidian?

Yes, you can get a flight to Beijing Capital airport in Beijing (17.9 mi from Haidian).

What’s the closest airport to China International Exhibition Center?

The airport which is nearest to China International Exhibition Center is Beijing Capital. It is 11.0 mi away and is in Beijing.

When did momondo last update prices for flights to Beijing?

Prices for flights to Beijing are updated daily.

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How old do you have to be to fly to Beijing?

The minimum age a child must be to fly alone is five but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service will have their own age restrictions, including rules around flight length, timings, and stopovers. We always recommend checking with the individual airline you are booking with to travel to Beijing.

What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Beijing?

The required travel and health documents for your Beijing trip may vary depending on your itinerary and personal circumstances. As a general rule, you should carry multiple documents, including a national ID card or driver's license and a passport valid for six months after your intended arrival at Beijing. We recommend that you seek guidance from your airline or a reliable third party such as IATA.


Beijing flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United Kingdom to Beijing found recently by users on momondo
British Airways
12 Mar
LHR14:45London Heathrow
11h 40m
PKX10:25Beijing Daxing Intl
22 Mar
PKX12:10Beijing Daxing Intl
13h 35m
LHR17:45London Heathrow
British Airways
2 May
LHR15:05London Heathrow
11h 30m
PKX09:35Beijing Daxing Intl
12 May
PKX11:20Beijing Daxing Intl
13h 20m
LHR17:40London Heathrow
Air China
1 Jun
LGW12:35London Gatwick
9h 40m
PEK05:15Beijing Capital
3 Jun
PEK02:30Beijing Capital
11h 05m
LGW06:35London Gatwick
British Airways
18 May
LHR15:05London Heathrow
11h 30m
PKX09:35Beijing Daxing Intl
2 Jun
PKX11:20Beijing Daxing Intl
13h 20m
LHR17:40London Heathrow
Air China
3 Jun
LGW12:35London Gatwick
9h 40m
PEK05:15Beijing Capital
16 Jun
PEK02:30Beijing Capital
11h 05m
LGW06:35London Gatwick
Air China
1 Jun
LGW12:35London Gatwick
9h 40m
PEK05:15Beijing Capital
4 Jun
PEK02:30Beijing Capital
11h 20m
LGW06:50London Gatwick

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Beijing

If you're looking for one-way flights from United Kingdom to Beijing, view some of our deals below provided by China Southern and Shenzhen Airlines
China Southern
10 Apr
LHR20:50London Heathrow
10h 10m
PKX14:00Beijing Daxing Intl
China Southern
10 Apr
LHR20:50London Heathrow
10h 10m
PKX14:00Beijing Daxing Intl
Multiple Airlines
1 Jun
LGW22:00London Gatwick
24h 50m
3 stops
PEK05:50Beijing Capital

Visa requirements for visiting Beijing

What passport or visa requirements are there when visiting Beijing?

To enter China on a British passport you will need a visa. All travelling party members over 14 years old have to make their visa application in person at a Visa Application Centre. Always check the UK government website for the latest advice for British citizens travelling to China. It is also advised that you check the government of China’s website to be up to date with the country’s visa policy.


Best things to do and see in Beijing

What can you see and do in Beijing?

With over 21 million residents, the People’s Republic of China's capital city is one of the most populated cities in the world. Beijing has a deep and rich history that stretches back over 3000 years. There are so many historical sights to visit that your time will be at a premium. Booking tours in advance of your journey is always advised with many deals allowing you to skip the lines. Walk on the great wall of China at Mutianyu, Badaling or Juyong Pass. Visit the natural beauty of Jingshan Park or sit by the waters at Beihai Park. Contemplate in the calm surroundings of the Temple of Heaven or Lama Temple. Connect with the ancient times and see how a dynasty was formed with spectacular architecture and incredible history at Summer Palace and the notorious Forbidden City. The food culture of Beijing caters for every taste, from Michelin star restaurants to amazing street food. There is something for everyone in this vibrant and unique city.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal to Beijing?

To find the flight that best suits your needs, momondo gathers a range of flights from a large pool of different airlines and agents; you can then use our insights and filters to find and book the right flight to Beijing.

Can I find flights to Beijing with flexible booking policies on momondo?

Yes. momondo allows you to filter the results for flights to Beijing to just show those with flexible booking policies.

How can momondo help me find flights to Beijing?

momondo offers useful filters to help you find the right flight. Choose specific flight times, airports or even what payment method you prefer. We have numerous options to help you book your ideal flight to Beijing.

I’m not ready to book a flight to Beijing right now. Can momondo alert me if prices change?

Price alerts on flights to Beijing are quick and easy to set up on momondo. Simply perform a search and select the price alert feature. It is as simple as that.


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