2 valid Offers to Chengdu
ECO
5,690 mi
23. Jan
MAD
Madrid
30. Jan
CTU
Chengdu
3.76 CPM
428€
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China Southern
ECO
5,126 mi
7. Mar
CDG
Paris
21. Mar
CTU
Chengdu
3.84 CPM
394€
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Air China
ECO
4,551 mi
30. Oct
CPH
Copenhagen
7. Nov
CTU
Chengdu
4.02 CPM
366€
kayak.com
Hainan Airlines
ECO
4,618 mi
13. Dec
PRG
Prague
26. Dec
CTU
Chengdu
4.36 CPM
403€
kayak.com
China Southern
ECO
4,865 mi
29. Dec
STR
Stuttgart
16. Jan
CTU
Chengdu
4.46 CPM
434€
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ECO
5,295 mi
5. Nov
DUB
Dublin
18. Nov
CTU
Chengdu
4.54 CPM
481€
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ECO
4,928 mi
17. Nov
ZRH
Zurich
23. Nov
CTU
Chengdu
4.68 CPM
461€
kayak.com
Hainan Airlines
ECO
4,989 mi
27. Dec
BRU
Brussels
9. Jan
CTU
Chengdu
4.70 CPM
469€
kayak.com
Hainan Airlines
ECO
4,598 mi
17. Jan
TXL
Berlin
8. Feb
CTU
Chengdu
4.81 CPM
442€
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Sichuan Airlines
ECO
4,038 mi
18. Nov
HEL
Helsinki
25. Nov
CTU
Chengdu
4.90 CPM
396€
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Cathay Pacific
ECO
4,853 mi
17. Jan
FRA
Frankfurt
11. Feb
CTU
Chengdu
4.99 CPM
484€
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Hainan Airlines
ECO
4,568 mi
16. Nov
VIE
Vienna
11. Dec
CTU
Chengdu
5.11 CPM
467€
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ECO
5,410 mi
2. Dec
BCN
Barcelona
6. Dec
CTU
Chengdu
5.47 CPM
592€
kayak.com
China Southern
ECO
4,767 mi
14. Feb
MUC
Munich
13. Mar
CTU
Chengdu
5.48 CPM
522€
kayak.com
China Southern
ECO
4,765 mi
25. Dec
NUE
Nuernberg
9. Jan
CTU
Chengdu
5.65 CPM
538€
kayak.com
Qatar Airways
ECO
4,285 mi
4. Nov
ARN
Stockholm
7. Nov
CTU
Chengdu
5.69 CPM
488€
kayak.com
China Southern
ECO
4,298 mi
14. Apr
WAW
Warsaw
23. Apr
CTU
Chengdu
5.83 CPM
501€
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ECO
4,568 mi
26. Oct
VIE
Vienna
25. Dec
CTU
Chengdu
5.95 CPM
544€
kayak.com
China Southern
ECO
5,999 mi
17. Dec
LIS
Lisbon
9. Jan
CTU
Chengdu
6.06 CPM
727€
kayak.com
XiamenAir
ECO
4,465 mi
2. Aug
BUD
Budapest
16. Aug
CTU
Chengdu
6.15 CPM
549€
kayak.com

Chengdu

Chengdu is the capital of China’s Sichuan province. It is one of the three most populous cities in Western China. Around 8 million poeple live within the city. Being a place of historical importance throughout China’s history, Chengdu has become an important economical and cultural center of modern day China. Like the sorrounding Sichuan province, Chengdu has a proud cultural heritage. City and province are famous for their spicy cuisine. Further, the province is home to the last surviving Giant Pandas. A lot of the city’s tourism infracstructure is centered around them.

Best time to travel

Chengdu is located in a subtropical climate zone, with a monsoon season stretching from june through mid-september. The city is hot and humid and should be avoided then. Temperatures are modest the rest of the year, making Chengdu an attractive place to visit. The coldest month is January, with a daily mean temperature of 5 degrees.

From the Airport to the City

Chengdu Shuangliu Int’l Airport is a hub for Chinese Carriers Sichuan Airlines and Air China. It is very well connected to the city by several means of transportation. A highspeed railway line takes you to Chengdu East Railway station in about 10 minutes, charging less than €2 for a one-way ticket. The subway is the cheaper alternative, but takes a bit longer. If you prefer roads over tracks, there are a number of bus services to different places in Chengdu, starting at RMB 10 (approx. €1.30). Of course, taxis are available as well. A ride to the city center should take 45 minutes at max and cost around RMB 70 (€9).