Cheap flights from Xi'an to Kunming

Flights starting at £127. Choose between China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, or Hainan Airlines to find the best price.

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The distance between Xi'an and Kunming is 1181 km. The most popular airlines for this route are China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Hainan Airlines, Tianjin Airlines, and Lucky air. Xi'an and Kunming have 166 direct flights per week.

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China Eastern Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Tianjin Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Lucky air on Saturdays, and Sundays.

Hainan Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Sichuan Airlines on Sundays.

China Southern Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Xi'an to Kunming

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes
China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYes
Hainan AirlinesCHHHUYes
Tianjin AirlinesGCRGSYes
Lucky airLKE8LYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Xi'an to Kunming?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Xi'an and Kunming takes around 2.4 hours.
What is the flight distance between Xi'an and Kunming?
The flight distance between Xi'an and Kunming is 1181 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Xi'an and Kunming?
Several carriers operate flights between Xi'an and Kunming. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Hainan Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, Tianjin Airlines, Lucky air, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Xi'an?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Xi'an and Singapore, Beijing, Shanghai, Bangkok, Lhasa, Shenzhen, Sydney, Guangzhou, Taipei, Hong Kong, Manila, Yichang, Guilin, Tallinn, Hangzhou, Zhuhai, Zhangjiajie, Dunhuang, Brisbane, Kuala Lumpur.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kunming?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kunming and Singapore, Taipei, Bangkok, Shenzhen, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Shanghai, London, Beijing, Zhangjiajie, Kaohsiung, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Tokyo, Riga, Xiamen, Mumbai, Kuching.
What airports are near Xi'an?
The main airport in Xi'an is Xiguan Airport. It is also served by Xi an Xianyang International, Hanzhong Xiguan, Yuncheng Guangong, Qingyang.
What airports are near Kunming?
The main airport in Kunming is Kunming Changshui International. It is also served by Kunming Changshui International, Wenshan Puzhehei, Xingyi Wanfenglin, Panzhihua Bao anying.
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