The cheapest times to fly from XMN to HIA are

  • May 14th to September 23rd

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 HIA is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $2624 for Tuesday flights during early October, or as low as $507 for Saturday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Huai’an

Flying from Xiamen (XMN) to Huai’an (HIA) will usually cost between $836 to $1885 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $814. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early October, with an average price of $1887. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1073 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1441 can be considered a good price for a round-trip XMN to HIA flight.

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

XMN to HIA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the XMN to HIA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Xiamen. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays 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 $155 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1329. Return trip prices are from the HIA 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 HIA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 27 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 XMN to HIA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kansas City International Airport (MCI) in Kansas City, MO

  • 59 miles (95 km) away from HIA
  • Usually 25.44% less expensive than HIA
  • 2-layover flights available

See XMN to MCI flights


Flight Hacking XMN to HIA

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 HIA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Tianjin (XMN > TSN > HIA)

  • Price for both tickets: $966
  • Average savings: $475 (32.94%)

See XMN to HAK flights

Hack #2: Haikou (XMN > HAK > HIA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1215
  • Average savings: $226 (15.65%)

See XMN to TSN flights

Hack #3: Shanghai (XMN > PVG > HIA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1325
  • Average savings: $116 (8.05%)

See XMN to PVG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Changan Airlines, China Eastern, China Express, China Southern, CUA, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Spring, Tianjin Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Huai’an Airport to Gaoqi Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7485 miles or 12046 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop XMN to HIA flight is about 14 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Xiamen and Huai’an?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from XMN to HIA.


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 HIA
Destination airport name Huai’an Airport
City Huai’an
Country China
Latitude 33.8
Longitude 119.1


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