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Cheap Flights to Zhengzhou
|Popular in||August||High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||May||Best time to find cheap flights, 5% potential price drop|
|Average price||£600||Average for round-trip flights in July 2020|
|Round-trip from||£1297||From London to Zhengzhou|
Cheapest prices for Zhengzhou flights by month
When is the best time to fly to Zhengzhou?
Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
LON - CGO
£358 - £827
6 - 32 °C
10 - 163 mm
In general, the weather in Zhengzhou is welcoming and pleasant throughout the year. The city is most popular with visitors between the end of February and beginning of May, when moderate temperatures create the ideal setting for Zhengzhou’s annual celebrations. While this is the best time to visit Zhengzhou, it is also the most expensive.
June and July bring the hottest temperatures of the year to Zhengzhou, and with it, crowds lessen at local attractions. Those who don’t mind the heat will find plenty of discounts to enjoy on airfare and hotel rooms. On the other side of the spectrum, the coldest months of December and January also bring deep discounts to the city.
When is the best time to book a flight to Zhengzhou?
Booking 38 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to Zhengzhou. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
Which day is cheapest to fly to Zhengzhou?
The cheapest flights to Zhengzhou are usually found when departing on a Monday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Wednesday.
What time of day is cheapest to fly to Zhengzhou?
Zhengzhou flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight in the morning. Booking a flight in the afternoon will likely mean higher prices.
Set on the banks of the Yellow River, the capital city of Henan province is an economical, technological and educational powerhouse in the heart of China. With a history that dates back to ancient Chinese times, Zhengzhou is a great starting point for those who want to dive into China’s past.
One of the most attractive draws to the city is the famed Shaolin Temple, which is located just outside Zhengzhou. A day trip to the temple lets visitors explore the roots of a particularly popular martial art: Kung Fu. Also nearby are the majestic grounds of the Longmen Grottoes, home to a stunning collection of ancient Chinese art and Buddhist statues. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is made of thousands of caves, featuring statues carved directly into limestone cliffs. Both Shaolin Temple and the Longmen Grottoes are worth a day trip from Zhengzhou.
In the city, visitors won’t find an overwhelming amount of things to do, though the local cuisine is always a draw. Noodle shops and traditional Chinese pastries, known as Taosibao, are two of Zhengzhou’s calling cards. There is also the pyramid-shaped Henan Provincial Museum, with its array of ancient artefacts and pottery, as well as the Yellow River Scenic Area, a green space set along the river with tranquil sights of the water.
There is a public bus system that connects visitors with most of the local attractions, and fares are affordable. Air-conditioned and non air-conditioned buses are both available to the public. Taxis can also be hired for direct transportation to your destination of choice.
Getting from the Airport to the city
Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport (CGO) is the main airport serving the city. It is located about 23 miles (37 km) southeast of Zhengzhou. Shuttle buses connect passengers to local hotels and limited destinations in the city, while a public bus system also lets travellers easy move from the airport into Zhengzhou. Taxis are also available on site and can be hired around the clock.