The cheapest times to fly from XMN to PUW are

  • February 5th to June 24th (except the weeks of February 26th and March 19th)
  • October 22nd 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 PUW is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $3593 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $755 for Wednesday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Pullman

Flying from Xiamen (XMN) to Pullman, WA (PUW) will usually cost between $783 to $3293 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $968. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2951. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1983 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1546 can be considered a good price for a round-trip XMN to PUW flight.

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

XMN to PUW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the XMN to PUW flight is 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 $0.15, 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 $1003 (37%) 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 $1003. Return trip prices are from the PUW 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 PUW can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 33 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 PUW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Spokane International Airport (GEG) in Spokane, WA

  • 64 miles (103 km) away from PUW
  • Usually 38.62% less expensive than PUW
  • 2-layover flights available

See XMN to GEG flights


Flight Hacking XMN to PUW

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 PUW — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1029
  • Average savings: $517 (33.44%)

See XMN to SEA flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (XMN > SEA > PUW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1108
  • Average savings: $438 (28.33%)

See XMN to LAX flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (XMN > SFO > PUW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1147
  • Average savings: $400 (25.84%)

See XMN to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Hainan, JAL, Korean Air, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pullman Moscow Regional Airport to Gaoqi Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6427 miles or 10343 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop XMN to PUW flight is about 12 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Xiamen and Pullman, WA?

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


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 PUW
Destination airport name Pullman Moscow Regional Airport
City Pullman, WA
Country the United States
Latitude 46.7
Longitude -117.1


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