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Travelers usually depart from Beijing Capital International, or Beijing Daxing International Airport when they travel from Beijing to Kunming. The distance between Beijing and Kunming is 2038 km. The most popular airlines for this route are China Eastern Airlines, Air China, China Southern Airlines, Chengdu Airlines, and Hainan Airlines. Beijing and Kunming have 225 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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China Southern Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Hainan Airlines on Mondays.

China Eastern Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Beijing to Kunming

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes
Air ChinaCCACAYes
China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYes
Chengdu AirlinesUEAEUYes
Hainan AirlinesCHHHUYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Beijing to Kunming?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Beijing and Kunming takes around 3.6 hours.
What is the flight distance between Beijing and Kunming?
The flight distance between Beijing and Kunming is 2038 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Beijing and Kunming?
Several carriers operate flights between Beijing and Kunming. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Hainan Airlines, Air China, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Beijing?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Beijing and Singapore, Hong Kong, London, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Taipei, Chengdu, Tokyo, Kuala Lumpur, Dublin, Manila, Xi'an, Changchun, Guilin, Hangzhou, Harbin, Dalian, Qingdao, New Delhi.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kunming?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kunming and Singapore, Taipei, Bangkok, Shenzhen, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Shanghai, London, Zhangjiajie, Kaohsiung, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Tokyo, Riga, Xi'an, Xiamen, Mumbai, Kuching.
Which airports are there in Beijing?
Beijing is mainly served by Beijing Capital International. But there are other airports nearby, including Beijing Daxing International Airport, Beijing Nanyuan.
What airports are near Beijing?
The main airport in Beijing is Beijing Capital International. It is also served by Tianjin Binhai International, Qinhuangdao Beidaihe, Chengde Puning, Shijiazhuang Zhengding International, Tangshan Sannühe, Zhangjiakou Ningyuan.
What airports are near Kunming?
The main airport in Kunming is Kunming Changshui International. It is also served by Kunming Changshui International, Xingyi Wanfenglin, Panzhihua Bao anying, Wenshan Puzhehei.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Beijing and Kunming?
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