Cheap flights from Hong Kong to Kunming

Flights starting at £492. Choose between China Southern Airlines, Thai Airways International, or Cathay Pacific to find the best price.

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The most popular airlines for this route are China Southern Airlines, Thai Airways International, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern Airlines, and Lao Airlines. Hong Kong and Kunming have 44 direct flights per week.

Check-in for a flight from Hong Kong to Kunming

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYes
Thai Airways InternationalTHATGNo
Cathay PacificCPACXYes
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes
Lao AirlinesLAOQVYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

China COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Hong Kong SAR are not able to enter Mainland China yet.

Departure

COVID-19 testing
  • Entry is restricted for international travelers
  • Mandatory COVID-19 test on arrival
  • Mandatory 7-day quarantine
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for mainland China
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • Mandatory health declaration form before arrival
  • Mandatory health declaration form for Hangzhou
  • Mandatory health declaration form for Nanjing
  • Mandatory health declaration form for Xiamen

Return

COVID-19 testing
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • Mandatory 3-day quarantine and testing for travelers
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for Hong Kong SAR
  • Mandatory health declaration form
Additional information
  • Health screening on arrival
  • Masks are mandatory in public

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in China in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Hong Kong?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Hong Kong and Tokyo, Seoul, Sapporo, Manila, Osaka, Bangkok, Semarang, Singapore, Ho Chi Minh City, Yogyakarta, Phuket City, Chiang Mai, Kuala Lumpur, Surabaya, Busan, Taipei, Da Nang, Hanoi, Shanghai, Denpasar.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kunming?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kunming and Singapore, Taipei, Bangkok, Shenzhen, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Shanghai, London, Beijing, Zhangjiajie, Kaohsiung, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Tokyo, Riga, Xi'an, Xiamen, Mumbai, Kuching.
What airports are near Hong Kong?
The main airport in Hong Kong is Hong Kong International. It is also served by Hong Kong International, Guangzhou Baiyun International, Shenzhen Bao an International, Macau International, Zhuhai Jinwan, Huizhou Pingtan.
What airports are near Kunming?
The main airport in Kunming is Kunming Changshui International. It is also served by Kunming Changshui International, Wenshan Puzhehei, Xingyi Wanfenglin, Panzhihua Bao anying.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Hong Kong and Kunming?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Hong Kong and Kunming thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Hong Kong and Kunming can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Hong Kong and Kunming?
Currently, you can fly between Hong Kong and Kunming with China Southern Airlines, Thai Airways International, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern Airlines, Lao Airlines.
When's the best time to travel between Hong Kong and Kunming?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Hong Kong and Kunming, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
What flights operate between Hong Kong and Kunming?
Traveling between Hong Kong and Kunming, you can choose between direct (nonstop) flights or flights with one or more stops. You can select the number of stops on your journey, including an overnight stopover, and the duration of the stopover. What's more, you can also select where you want to have your stopover. Want to say "Hi" to a friend in another city en route to your destination? Or fancy a quick round of shopping? Go Multi-City or Nomad and add places to your search that you wish to visit.
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