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Airfares from $523 One Way, $748 Round Trip from Vancouver to Beijing

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Fly from Vancouver to Beijing

Beijing is not only the capital of China, but it is also where you ll be able to visit incredible attractions like the Forbidden City, the Great Wall of China, Temple of Heaven and Beihai Park. You can fly from Vancouver to Beijing from the Vancouver International Airport (YVR). The Canada Line train can take you from downtown Vancouver to the airport in about 18 minutes. For a direct flight, you will reach Beijing in about 10 hours and 30 minutes.


The Great Wall of China is one of the oldest standing walls in the world, and it stretches thousands of miles. You ll be able to take tours of the wall by entering at one of the access points. You also can visit popular sections of the wall such as Mutianyu, Juyongguan, Simatai and Jinshanling. The Forbidden City is another location that offers tours as well as a museum inside the palace that has exhibits showing artifacts from the Qing dynasty.

Hints and tips

Your flight from Vancouver will take you to Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK). There are annual events throughout the year in Beijing that you ll be able to attend, including the Mid-Autumn Festival, Christmas Festival and the Baiyun Temple Fair. Some of these festivals last for weeks, such as the Daxing Watermelon Festival during June and July and the 798 Art Festival in September and October. You can get to these events and other attractions by using the train or subway system.

Flights from Vancouver to Beijing - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Vancouver to Beijing now?

Check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date information on travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when catching a flight from Vancouver to Beijing.

Are there non-stop flights from Vancouver to Beijing?

You can fly direct from Vancouver to Beijing with Air China. It's the only airline that travels nonstop from Vancouver Intl. Airport (YVR) to Capital Intl. Airport (PEK).

What is the shortest flight from Vancouver to Beijing?

The shortest flight time is 14 hours and 20 minutes, so take some precautions to help avoid jet lag during your Vancouver to Beijing journey. Make sure you stretch your legs regularly, take a nap and drink plenty of water.

What airlines fly from Vancouver to Beijing most frequently?

Air China operates the most services from Vancouver to Beijing, with 4 flights per month.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Beijing?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Beijing have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Beijing with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Beijing without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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