The cheapest times to fly from LIS to XMN are

  • January 8th to June 10th (except the weeks of January 15th, April 2nd, and April 9th)
  • November 5th to December 9th (except the week of November 12th)

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 LIS to XMN is early March. Prices can be as high as $1191 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $596 for Monday flights around early March.


When to Fly to Xiamen

Flying from Lisbon (LIS) to Xiamen (XMN) will usually cost between $605 to $982 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early March with an average ticket price of $610. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $951. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $341 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $683 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LIS to XMN flight.

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

LIS to XMN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LIS to XMN flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Lisbon. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to XMN, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LIS. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Xiamen, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Lisbon. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $159 (14%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $678. Return trip prices are from the XMN to LIS 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 LIS to XMN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 23 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Rome (LIS > FCO > XMN)

  • Price for both tickets: $673
  • Average savings: $10 (1.5%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air France, Beijing Capital, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Finnair, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, SAS, Tap Air Portugal, THAI, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6890 miles or 11088 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LIS to XMN flight is about 13 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Lisbon and Xiamen?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from LIS to XMN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LIS
Origination airport name Lisboa Airport
City Lisbon
Country Portugal
Latitude 38.8
Longitude -9.1

Return Airport

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


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