Question : How many departure times are there on a given day?
Answer : It does differ by the day of the week, but on average, you can expect two different choices of flight times when you book. The average route departing the United States currently has five different flight times per day, so expect fewer choices than you're used to.
Question : Over the coming months, which airline is getting their passengers to Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) round-trip the cheapest?
Answer : Air Canada is the leader in keeping prices down for their passengers over the next three months. Fares are being booked at just $400, which is quite a deal when compared to the more expensive bookings of $15,783.
Question : If your plans are flexible, have you considered changing your departure day?
Answer : In October, the cheapest day to fly is Tuesday. Flexibility is paramount when booking travel plans in order to keep travel costs down.
Question : How long will the flight typically be from Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) to Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK)?
Answer : When flying from IAD to PEK, it will take 14 hours and five minutes on average.
Question : What day in the next four weeks has the best fares?
Answer : As of Sep 18th, the cheapest day to fly from Dulles to Beijing is Sep 30th. Tickets are currently being sold for $542, which is 62% below the average price for this route.
Question : How many days should you spend in Beijing?
Answer : The average time spent in Beijing by passengers from Dulles is 20 days.
Question : Is there a preferred airline for getting to Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) on schedule?
Answer : The current leader is United Airlines with an 85% on-time rate. Don't spend more time waiting in an airport than you have to and stick with United Airlines on this route. If they are delayed for some reason though, the average delay is 20 minutes.