The cheapest times to fly from XMN to PEK are

  • July 9th to November 4th

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 PEK is early October. Prices can be as high as $622 for Thursday flights during late December, or as low as $526 for Wednesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Beijing

Flying from Xiamen (XMN) to Beijing (PEK) will usually cost between $526 to $622 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $526. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $622. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $96 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $622 can be considered a good price for a round-trip XMN to PEK flight.

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

XMN to PEK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the XMN to PEK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Xiamen. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.36, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PEK, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into XMN. Thursdays 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 $4 (1%) 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 $597. Return trip prices are from the PEK 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 PEK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 55 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 PEK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Binhai Airport (TSN) in Tianjin

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from PEK
  • Usually 9.09% less expensive than PEK
  • Nonstop flights available

See XMN to TSN flights


Flight Hacking XMN to PEK

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 PEK — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $469
  • Average savings: $153 (24.54%)

See XMN to MFM flights

Hack #2: Hong Kong (XMN > HKG > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $482
  • Average savings: $140 (22.53%)

See XMN to HKG flights

Hack #3: Singapore (XMN > SIN > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $532
  • Average savings: $90 (14.48%)

See XMN to SIN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air Macau, ANA, Bangkok Airways, Beijing Capital, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Cebu Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Chongqing Airlines, Hainan, JAL, Jiangxi Air, Korean Air, Philippine Airlines, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, THAI, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Capital International Airport to Gaoqi Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1076 miles or 1732 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop XMN to PEK flight is about 2 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Xiamen and Beijing?

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


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 PEK
Destination airport name Capital International Airport
City Beijing
Country China
Latitude 40.1
Longitude 116.6


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