The cheapest times to fly from KWL to XMN are

  • April 2nd to October 21st (except the week of April 23rd)

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 KWL to XMN is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $818 for Thursday flights during mid March, or as low as $308 for Sunday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Xiamen

Flying from Guilin (KWL) to Xiamen (XMN) will usually cost between $312 to $818 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $310. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $703. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $392 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $533 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KWL to XMN flight.

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

KWL to XMN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KWL to XMN flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Guilin. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.65, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays 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 $82 (14%) 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 $501. Return trip prices are from the XMN to KWL 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 KWL to XMN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 54 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 KWL to XMN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Longyan Guanzhishan Airport (LCX) in Longyan

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from XMN
  • Usually 28.89% less expensive than XMN
  • Nonstop flights available

See KWL to LCX flights

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

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from XMN
  • Usually 2.91% less expensive than XMN
  • Nonstop flights available

See KWL to SWA flights


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

Hack #1: Hong Kong (KWL > HKG > XMN)

  • Price for both tickets: $389
  • Average savings: $144 (27.02%)

See KWL to HKG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air Guilin, Beijing Capital, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Changan Airlines, China Eastern, China Express, China Southern, Chongqing Airlines, Hainan, Hebei Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, Okay Airways, 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 Liangjiang Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 509 miles or 819 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KWL to XMN flight is about 1 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Guilin and Xiamen?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code KWL
Origination airport name Liangjiang Airport
City Guilin
Country China
Latitude 25.2
Longitude 110

Return Airport

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


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