The cheapest times to fly from FSM to XMN are

  • February 5th to April 29th
  • August 27th to September 23rd
  • 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 FSM to XMN is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $2178 for Saturday flights during mid August, or as low as $999 for Tuesday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Xiamen

Flying from Fort Smith, AR (FSM) to Xiamen (XMN) will usually cost between $1018 to $1904 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $1016. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $1939. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $924 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1277 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FSM to XMN flight.

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

FSM to XMN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FSM to XMN flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Fort Smith. 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 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 $183 (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 $1289. Return trip prices are from the XMN to FSM 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 FSM 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 60 minutes may not be realistic.


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1063
  • Average savings: $215 (16.8%)

See FSM to LAX flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (FSM > SFO > XMN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1221
  • Average savings: $56 (4.39%)

See FSM to SFO flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1227
  • Average savings: $51 (3.95%)

See FSM to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, KLM, Korean Air, Shanghai Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gaoqi Airport to Fort Smith Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7784 miles or 12527 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FSM to XMN flight is about 14 hour 60 minutes.

How many flights go between Fort Smith, AR and Xiamen?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from FSM to XMN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FSM
Origination airport name Fort Smith Regional Airport
City Fort Smith, AR
Country the United States
Latitude 35.3
Longitude -94.4

Return Airport

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


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