The cheapest times to fly from LGB to XMN are

  • January 1st to March 18th (except the week of January 15th)
  • 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 LGB to XMN is late October. Prices can be as high as $7418 for Sunday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $754 for Saturday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Xiamen

Flying from Long Beach, CA (LGB) to Xiamen (XMN) will usually cost between $826 to $7418 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $880. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $6471. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $5591 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1131 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGB to XMN flight.

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

LGB to XMN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGB to XMN flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Long Beach. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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. Sundays 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 $1011 (35%) 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 $1563. Return trip prices are from the XMN to LGB 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 LGB 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 13 hour 31 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: San Francisco, CA (LGB > SFO > XMN)

  • Price for both tickets: $987
  • Average savings: $144 (12.74%)

See LGB to SFO flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (LGB > LAX > XMN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1035
  • Average savings: $96 (8.45%)

See LGB to LAX flights

Hack #3: San Jose, CA (LGB > SJC > XMN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1043
  • Average savings: $88 (7.78%)

See LGB to SJC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: American, ANA, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, Hawaiian, JAL, JetBlue, Shandong, Shenzhen, Turkish Airlines, United, WestJet, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gaoqi Airport to Long Beach Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6967 miles or 11212 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGB to XMN flight is about 13 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Long Beach, CA and Xiamen?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from LGB to XMN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LGB
Origination airport name Long Beach Airport
City Long Beach, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.8
Longitude -118.2

Return Airport

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


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