The cheapest times to fly from BCN to XIY are

  • March 26th to July 15th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • November 5th to December 16th

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 BCN to XIY is early June. Prices can be as high as $2118 for Thursday flights during late January, or as low as $647 for Tuesday flights around early June.


When to Fly to Xi’an

Flying from Barcelona (BCN) to Xi’an (XIY) will usually cost between $694 to $1692 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early June with an average ticket price of $745. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late January, with an average price of $1597. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $852 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $854 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BCN to XIY flight.

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

BCN to XIY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BCN to XIY flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Barcelona. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to XIY, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into BCN. Thursdays 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 $441 (31%) 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 $825. Return trip prices are from the XIY to BCN 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 BCN to XIY can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 46 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BCN to XIY

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 BCN to XIY — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Moscow (BCN > SVO > XIY)

  • Price for both tickets: $684
  • Average savings: $170 (19.91%)

See BCN to CDG flights

Hack #2: Paris (BCN > CDG > XIY)

  • Price for both tickets: $687
  • Average savings: $168 (19.61%)

See BCN to SVO flights

Hack #3: Rome (BCN > FCO > XIY)

  • Price for both tickets: $729
  • Average savings: $126 (14.7%)

See BCN to FCO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BCN to XIY? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Air China, Air France, Alitalia, Asiana, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Finnair, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Xianyang Airport to Barcelona Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5439 miles or 8753 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BCN to XIY?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BCN to XIY flight is about 10 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between Barcelona and Xi’an?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from BCN to XIY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BCN
Origination airport name Barcelona Airport
City Barcelona
Country Spain
Latitude 41.3
Longitude 2.1

Return Airport

Destination code XIY
Destination airport name Xianyang Airport
City Xi’an
Country China
Latitude 34.4
Longitude 108.8


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