The cheapest times to fly from HIA to XMN are

  • May 14th to September 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 HIA to XMN is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $2624 for Tuesday flights during early October, or as low as $458 for Saturday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Xiamen

Flying from Huai’an (HIA) to Xiamen (XMN) will usually cost between $836 to $1961 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $907. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early October, with an average price of $2028. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1120 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1464 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HIA to XMN flight.

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

HIA to XMN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HIA to XMN flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Huai’an. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays 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 $155 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1335. Return trip prices are from the XMN to HIA 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 HIA to XMN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 27 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 HIA to XMN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Waisha Airport (SWA) in Shantou

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from XMN
  • Usually 16.50% less expensive than XMN
  • Nonstop flights available

See HIA to SWA flights

Destination alternative #2: Jinjiang Airport (JJN) in Zuanzhou Fujian

  • 34 miles (55 km) away from XMN
  • Usually 6.01% less expensive than XMN
  • Nonstop flights available

See HIA to JJN flights


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

Hack #1: Tianjin (HIA > TSN > XMN)

  • Price for both tickets: $965
  • Average savings: $499 (34.08%)

See HIA to TSN flights

Hack #2: Haikou (HIA > HAK > XMN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1215
  • Average savings: $249 (17.01%)

See HIA to HAK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Changan Airlines, China Eastern, China Express, China Southern, CUA, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Spring, Tianjin Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gaoqi Airport to Huai’an Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7485 miles or 12046 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HIA to XMN flight is about 14 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Huai’an and Xiamen?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from HIA to XMN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HIA
Origination airport name Huai’an Airport
City Huai’an
Country China
Latitude 33.8
Longitude 119.1

Return Airport

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


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