Beijing to Xiamen

Beijing to Xiamen

0 trips ($46 – $1,258)  

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Beijing to Xiamen Schedule

Beijing to Xiamen Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Shandong Airlines Economy #SC115406:40 - 09:45$ 65.42
Shandong Airlines Economy #SC499408:35 - 11:35$ 76.90
Xiamen Airlines Economy #MF811811:05 - 14:00$ 524.41
Xiamen Airlines Economy #MF812812:55 - 16:00$ 532.55
China Southern Airlines Economy #CZ887514:50 - 17:50$ 90.86
China Railway Hard Sleeper 16:53 - 21:37$ 79
Xiamen Airlines Economy #MF810619:30 - 22:45$ 505.31
Xiamen Airlines Economy #MF817021:05 - 23:55$ 1,238.67
Shandong Airlines Economy #SC213022:30 - 01:30$ 465.11

Transportation from Beijing to Xiamen

How to get from Beijing to Xiamen

When you want to get from Beijing to Xiamen, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Train ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 1,257.53. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as USD 45.50.

How far is Beijing from Xiamen?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Beijing to Xiamen. Your trip will be a total of 1402 miles (2255 km). The flying distance is 1079 miles (1735 km).

How long does it take to get from Beijing to Xiamen?

The travel time from Beijing to Xiamen can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 3 to 18 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Beijing to Xiamen?

The cost of the trip from Beijing to Xiamen varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is China Railway (中国铁路): travelling by train expect to pay as low as USD 45.50 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as USD 1,257.53.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Beijing to Xiamen:

  • Train tickets - USD 46.00 to USD 483.00;
  • Plane tickets - USD 61.00 to USD 1,258.00;

How many trips per day are there between Beijing and Xiamen?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Beijing to Xiamen depart during the day - there are approximately 15 departures a day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 11 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Beijing to Xiamen. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is USD 61.00.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Beijing to Xiamen
Beijing Capital Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Hainan Airlines, Shandong Airlines, Xiamen Airlines


Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Beijing to Xiamen

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Beijing to Xiamen? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% users enjoyed a train ride.
  • 1% Other