The cheapest times to fly from HET to XMN are

  • March 19th to April 15th
  • May 7th to July 22nd
  • August 27th to September 9th
  • October 29th to December 31st

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 HET to XMN is early September. Prices can be as high as $933 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $613 for Sunday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Xiamen

Flying from Hohhot (HET) to Xiamen (XMN) will usually cost between $675 to $919 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $710. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $851. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $141 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $821 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HET to XMN flight.

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

HET to XMN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HET to XMN flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Hohhot. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.43, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday 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 $87 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $753. Return trip prices are from the XMN to HET 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 HET to XMN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 7 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from HET to XMN while comparing.

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

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from XMN
  • Usually 21.88% less expensive than XMN
  • Nonstop flights available

See HET to FOC flights

Destination alternative #2: Waisha Airport (SWA) in Shantou

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from XMN
  • Usually 13.65% less expensive than XMN
  • 1-layover flights available

See HET to SWA flights


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

Hack #1: Zhengzhou (HET > CGO > XMN)

  • Price for both tickets: $651
  • Average savings: $170 (20.66%)

See HET to CGO flights

Hack #2: Wuhan (HET > WUH > XMN)

  • Price for both tickets: $686
  • Average savings: $135 (16.45%)

See HET to WUH flights

Hack #3: Taipei (HET > TPE > XMN)

  • Price for both tickets: $691
  • Average savings: $130 (15.78%)

See HET to TPE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Beijing Capital, Chengdu Airlines, China Eastern, China Express, China Southern, CUA, Hainan, Hebei Airlines, Jiangxi Air, Juneyao Airlines, Lucky Air, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Spring, Tianjin Airlines, West Air, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gaoqi Airport to Baita Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1184 miles or 1905 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HET to XMN flight is about 3 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Hohhot and Xiamen?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HET
Origination airport name Baita Airport
City Hohhot
Country China
Latitude 40.8
Longitude 111.8

Return Airport

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


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