The cheapest times to fly from XIY to CMH are

  • January 29th to April 22nd
  • October 8th to November 25th

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 XIY to CMH is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $2932 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $685 for Monday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Columbus

Flying from Xi’an (XIY) to Columbus, OH (CMH) will usually cost between $744 to $1606 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 $685. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2932. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2247 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1106 can be considered a good price for a round-trip XIY to CMH flight.

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

XIY to CMH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the XIY to CMH flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Xi’an. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CMH, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into XIY. 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 $226 (15%) 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 $1120. Return trip prices are from the CMH to XIY 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 XIY to CMH can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 1 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking XIY to CMH

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 XIY to CMH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (XIY > LAX > CMH)

  • Price for both tickets: $859
  • Average savings: $247 (22.33%)

See XIY to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (XIY > JFK > CMH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1031
  • Average savings: $75 (6.78%)

See XIY to LAX flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (XIY > EWR > CMH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1046
  • Average savings: $60 (5.42%)

See XIY to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from XIY to CMH? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Alaska, American, Asiana, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Finnair, Hainan, JAL, Korean Air, Shenzhen, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John Glenn Columbus International Airport to Xianyang Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7239 miles or 11650 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from XIY to CMH?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop XIY to CMH flight is about 14 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Xi’an and Columbus, OH?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code XIY
Origination airport name Xianyang Airport
City Xi’an
Country China
Latitude 34.4
Longitude 108.8

Return Airport

Destination code CMH
Destination airport name John Glenn Columbus International Airport
City Columbus, OH
Country the United States
Latitude 40
Longitude -82.9


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