Cheap flights to Shenyang Airport

Shenyang, in China's Northeast, is a city rich in culture and history. Home to an imperial palace and royal tombs, all of which have been declared UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Shenyang makes for a fascinating visit. Shenyang also played a pivotal role in China's 20th-century history, especially in wars involving Japan and Russia. Much of that history can be witnessed at the city's historic sites and museums. Shenyang also serves as a gateway for the Northeast region, which is rich in tourist attractions.

To reach this fascinating city, you can fly into the Shenyang International Airport. Use the Whole Month search to find out when may be the cheapest time of the year to fly to Shenyang.

Best Time to Book a Flight to Shenyang

Shenyang has four extremely distinct seasons. Winters are very cold, with temperatures regularly approaching -20. During the peak of summer, on the other hand, temperatures can exceed 30 degrees Celsius. Rain is almost entirely confined to the summer months. Late spring (May and June) and early autumn (September and October) are most likely to offer the best opportunities for plenty of sunshine and comfortable temperatures. Check out Skyscanner's Price Alerts to ensure you never miss out on a great deal for flights to Shenyang.

Airlines that Fly to Shenyang Airport

Shenyang Airport is an important regional airport that is served by a growing list of airlines. The airport is a focus city for China Southern Airlines, which offers the most flights to and from Shenyang, both to domestic destinations, but also to airports in Japan, Thailand, and South Korea. Shenzhen Airlines is another important carrier at the airport, as are China Eastern Airlines and Spring Airlines. A handful of international carriers operate flights to destinations in East Asia, including All Nippon Airways, Asiana Airlines, and Korean Air. Beijing Capital Airlines, meanwhile, offers flights to Melbourne while Lufthansa plans on offering flights to Frankfurt starting in 2018.

What to Expect When Arriving at the Airport

Shenyang Airport is located approximately 25 km away from the city centre. The newly built Shenyang Tram operates Line 2 to the airport and provides a cheap mode of transportation with connections to Shenyang's metro system. However, the shuttle bus may provide a more convenient option for getting to the city centre, which runs to the China Northern Airlines office on Zhonghua Road. Taxis are also plentiful and you may choose to rent a car for greater convenience when getting around.

Airport Facilities

Shenyang Airport is a new and modern facility with plenty of fast food options for grabbing a bite and spending some time as you wait for your flight. There are also a number of shopping options, although they are on the pricey side. Be aware that while facilities are top notch, Shenyang Airport gets limited visitors from outside of China, meaning that it can sometimes be difficult to find staff who speak English.

What to See and Do in Shenyang

Mukden Palace is one of only two royal palaces that are still standing in China and the only one outside of Beijing. This UNESCO World Heritage Site contains fantastic carvings and paintings and the exhibits shine a light on Shenyang's imperial past. Fuling and Zhaoling, meanwhile, are the city's other World Heritage Sites. These royal tombs of the early emperors of the Qing Dynasty are among the most important landmarks in China and they are among the only royal tombs in the country located north of the Great Wall. After a full day of sightseeing, you will want a comfortable place to stay at night. Skyscanner's hotel search can help you find a great room at the right price.


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