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Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou Flights

Jiuzhaigou is located in western Sichuan, 420 kilometers away from Chengdu, which is famous for the Jiuzhaigou Valley scenery. The same as Chengdu, Jiuzhaigou is also a hot destination for those who like the natural beauty. How to get to Jiuzhaigou from Chengdu ? Undoutedly, taking a flight is one of most convenient ways to Jiuzhaigou from Chengdu, but it is only available in summer and autumn during the high season. Here, you will find Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou flights information and travel tips of the two destinations for your reference. Hoping all the information could be helpful for your China tour.

Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou

Chengdu Airport & Jiuzhaigou Airport

Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport (CTU) is the major international airport serving Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China. It is located about 16 kilometers southwest of downtown Chengdu to the north of Shuangliu County. About the transport of the airport, you can visit How to Get to City Center from Chengdu Shuangliu Airport.

Jiuzhaigou Huanglong Airport (JZH) is located about 88 kilometers away from Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic Area and 43 kilometers away from Huanglong Scenic Area. It is higly recoommended to book a private car for the transferring in advance. It takes about 3 hours to get to Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic area from the airport. Click here to know more How to Get to Jiuzhaigou Scenic Area from Jiuzhaigou Airport .

Jiuzhai Huanglong Airport 

Flights Between Chengdu and Jiuzhaigou

Flights from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou are usually operated by Air China, Hainan Airlines, Lucky Airlines, Sichuan Airlines and some other airline companies. From the latest flight information(April 28, 2021 ), there is only one direct flight from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou in turns operated by Air China and Sichuan Airlines. Every Monday, Air China departs from Chengdu at 6:55 am and arrives in Jiuzhaigou at 7:55 am. On Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, Air China departs from Chengdu at 5:30 pm and arrives in Jiuzhaigou at 6:30 pm. Every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday, Sichuan Airlines departs from Chengdu at 10:00 pm and arrives in Jiuzhaigou at 10:55 pm. It may be adjsuted in different months.

►The flights from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou will be added during high season, please kindly check the latest flight information online.
►During high season(July to October), there are also direct flights from other cities like Xian to Jiuzhaigou. 
►If you travel to Jiuzhaigou in low season, please kindly check and confirm the flights online in advance, the flight can be easily cancelled due to the bad weather or other factors.

Tips for Jiuzhaigou and Chengdu Tour

► Booking air tickets
It is highly recommended to book air ticket in advance, not only to get a cheaper price, but also to guarantee the availability of the ticket. You'd better check out the Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou flights information at the official airline website. The air tickets can be easily sould out during the high season. If you want to visit Hulong Scenic Area upon your arrival in Jiuzhaigou airport, you'd better take a morning flihgt at around 6:00 am or 7:00 am from Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou.

Jiuzhaigou Valley

► Domestic Travel High Season
The most crowded travel seasons in China are International Labor Day (May 01 to 05) and National Day (Oct 01-07), which are named as the golden week. Try to avoid to visit Chengdu and Jiuzhaigou in the golden week.
► Best Travel Time:
Travel to Jiuzhaigou: The best time to visit Jiuzhaigou is in the late Spring and the Autumn, especially in Aprils, Mays, Septembers, and Octobers. At this time, the water resource is very adequate, lots of waterfalls and brook here and there.
Besides, the winter also can be a good season for appreciating snow vies of Jiuzhaigou, but during this time, whether you could go to Jiuzhaigou or not is depending on the weather, no flights will be served because of the snow days. So, before flying to Chengdu, please check out the Chengdu to Jiuzhaigou flights.

Travel to Chengdu: Best time to visit Chengdu in Sichuan Province will be from March to June and from September to November. It is warm and wet all year. The annual temperature averages 16°C. To summarize the climate of Chengdu, it has “an early Spring, hot Summer, cool Autumn and relatively warm Winter”. It is very misty all year, and the sunny days are few. July and August are the hottest time in Chengdu.
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Related Information

►More transportation information:Jiuzhaigou Transportation
►More travel information: Jiuzhaigou Travel Guide
►Recommended Tour to Jiuzhaigou and Chengdu: 
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