The cheapest times to fly from BOS to XMN are

  • January 8th to January 28th
  • February 26th to April 29th (except the weeks of April 2nd and April 16th)
  • August 20th 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 BOS to XMN is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $1943 for Friday flights during late May to early June, or as low as $606 for Tuesday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Xiamen

Flying from Boston, MA (BOS) to Xiamen (XMN) will usually cost between $613 to $1713 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $651. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May to early June, with an average price of $1656. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1005 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $958 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BOS to XMN flight.

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

BOS to XMN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BOS to XMN flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Boston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Xiamen, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Boston. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $147 (13%) 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 $978. Return trip prices are from the XMN to BOS 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 BOS 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 14 hour 59 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 BOS to XMN while comparing.

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

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from XMN
  • Usually 11.17% less expensive than XMN
  • 1-layover flights available

See BOS to FOC flights


Flight Hacking BOS 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 BOS to XMN — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $906
  • Average savings: $52 (5.43%)

See BOS to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 28 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Hainan, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, United, WestJet, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gaoqi Airport to Logan International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7776 miles or 12514 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BOS to XMN flight is about 14 hour 59 minutes.

How many flights go between Boston, MA and Xiamen?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 77 available flights from BOS to XMN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BOS
Origination airport name Logan International Airport
City Boston, MA
Country the United States
Latitude 42.4
Longitude -71

Return Airport

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


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