The cheapest times to fly from RSW to XMN are

  • February 5th to April 29th
  • August 27th to December 9th (except the weeks of September 17th and October 1st)

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 RSW to XMN is early November. Prices can be as high as $2568 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $782 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Xiamen

Flying from Fort Myers, FL (RSW) to Xiamen (XMN) will usually cost between $805 to $1834 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $812. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2022. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1209 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1076 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RSW to XMN flight.

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

RSW to XMN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RSW to XMN flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Fort Myers. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $291 (21%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1090. Return trip prices are from the XMN to RSW 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 RSW 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 16 hour 35 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (RSW > LAX > XMN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1032
  • Average savings: $45 (4.14%)

See RSW to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Shanghai Airlines, United, WestJet, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gaoqi Airport to Southwest Florida International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8665 miles or 13945 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RSW to XMN flight is about 16 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between Fort Myers, FL and Xiamen?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code RSW
Origination airport name Southwest Florida International Airport
City Fort Myers, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 26.5
Longitude -81.8

Return Airport

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


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