The cheapest times to fly from ATL to XMN are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • March 26th to April 29th
  • October 8th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ATL to XMN is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $2267 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $643 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Xiamen

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Xiamen (XMN) will usually cost between $714 to $1713 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $683. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1602. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $919 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1191 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to XMN flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ATL to XMN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ATL to XMN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to XMN flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $364 (24%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1017. Return trip prices are from the XMN to ATL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ATL to XMN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 39 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ATL to XMN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Changle Airport (FOC) in Fuzhou

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from XMN
  • Usually 19.31% less expensive than XMN
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to FOC flights


Flight Hacking ATL to XMN

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ATL to XMN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (ATL > LAX > XMN)

  • Price for both tickets: $984
  • Average savings: $208 (17.42%)

See ATL to LAX flights

Hack #2: Vancouver (ATL > YVR > XMN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1049
  • Average savings: $143 (11.96%)

See ATL to YVR flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (ATL > JFK > XMN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1055
  • Average savings: $136 (11.42%)

See ATL to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ATL to XMN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gaoqi Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8151 miles or 13118 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ATL to XMN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to XMN flight is about 15 hour 39 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Xiamen?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 62 available flights from ATL to XMN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ATL
Origination airport name Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City Atlanta, GA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.6
Longitude -84.4

Return Airport

Destination code XMN
Destination airport name Gaoqi Airport
City Xiamen
Country China
Latitude 24.5
Longitude 118.1


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