The cheapest times to fly from TYN to XMN are

  • May 7th to December 31st

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 TYN to XMN is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $911 for Monday flights during early to mid February, or as low as $546 for Friday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Xiamen

Flying from Taiyuan (TYN) to Xiamen (XMN) will usually cost between $554 to $911 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 $550. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid February, with an average price of $894. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $343 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $790 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TYN to XMN flight.

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

TYN to XMN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TYN to XMN flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Taiyuan. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.51, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays 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 $65 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $733. Return trip prices are from the XMN to TYN 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 TYN to XMN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 43 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 TYN to XMN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Changle Airport (FOC) in Fuzhou

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from XMN
  • Usually 12.41% less expensive than XMN
  • Nonstop flights available

See TYN to FOC flights

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

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from XMN
  • Usually 7.09% less expensive than XMN
  • Nonstop flights available

See TYN to SWA flights


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

Hack #1: Macau (TYN > MFM > XMN)

  • Price for both tickets: $442
  • Average savings: $348 (44.08%)

See TYN to MFM flights

Hack #2: Taipei (TYN > TPE > XMN)

  • Price for both tickets: $623
  • Average savings: $167 (21.14%)

See TYN to TPE flights

Hack #3: Bangkok (TYN > BKK > XMN)

  • Price for both tickets: $652
  • Average savings: $138 (17.47%)

See TYN to BKK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air Macau, Chengdu Airlines, China Eastern, China Express, China Southern, Hainan, Jiangxi Air, Juneyao Airlines, Kunming Airlines, Lucky Air, Okay Airways, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, West Air, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 968 miles or 1558 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TYN to XMN flight is about 2 hour 43 minutes.

How many flights go between Taiyuan and Xiamen?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code TYN
Origination airport name Wusu Airport
City Taiyuan
Country China
Latitude 37.7
Longitude 112.6

Return Airport

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


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