The cheapest times to fly from DAY to XMN are

  • February 5th to April 29th (except the weeks of March 5th and March 19th)
  • 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 DAY to XMN is late September. Prices can be as high as $4760 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $992 for Wednesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Xiamen

Flying from Dayton, OH (DAY) to Xiamen (XMN) will usually cost between $1048 to $3102 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $1114. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $2861. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1747 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1620 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DAY to XMN flight.

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

DAY to XMN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DAY to XMN flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Dayton. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to XMN, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into DAY. 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 $777 (32%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1442. Return trip prices are from the XMN to DAY 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 DAY to XMN can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 57 minutes may not be realistic.


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1018
  • Average savings: $602 (37.16%)

See DAY to LAX flights

Hack #2: Toronto (DAY > YYZ > XMN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1102
  • Average savings: $518 (31.98%)

See DAY to YYZ flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1138
  • Average savings: $483 (29.78%)

See DAY to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, ANA, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gaoqi Airport to James M Cox/Dayton International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7756 miles or 12482 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DAY to XMN flight is about 14 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Dayton, OH and Xiamen?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from DAY to XMN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DAY
Origination airport name James M Cox/Dayton International Airport
City Dayton, OH
Country the United States
Latitude 39.9
Longitude -84.2

Return Airport

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


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