The cheapest times to fly from XMN to FLL are

  • February 5th to April 22nd
  • June 4th to June 17th
  • October 8th to December 2nd

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 XMN to FLL is early November. Prices can be as high as $7112 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $585 for Wednesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Fort Lauderdale

Flying from Xiamen (XMN) to Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) will usually cost between $585 to $1863 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 $599. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $7112. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $6513 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1091 can be considered a good price for a round-trip XMN to FLL flight.

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

XMN to FLL Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $409 (27%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1007. Return trip prices are from the FLL to XMN 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 XMN to FLL 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 42 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from XMN to FLL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Miami International Airport (MIA) in Miami, FL

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from FLL
  • Usually 3.12% less expensive than FLL
  • 1-layover flights available

See XMN to MIA flights


Flight Hacking XMN to FLL

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 XMN to FLL — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1019
  • Average savings: $72 (6.6%)

See XMN to flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, American, ANA, Cathay Dragon, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Shanghai Airlines, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to Gaoqi Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8731 miles or 14051 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop XMN to FLL flight is about 16 hour 42 minutes.

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

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code FLL
Destination airport name Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport
City Fort Lauderdale, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 26.1
Longitude -80.1


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