There are 12 ways to get from Macau to Xiamen by helicopter, plane, bus, subway, ferry, train or car

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Helicopter to Shenzhen, fly to Xiamen  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the helicopter from Macau Heliport to Shenzhen Heliport
  2. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Xiamen (XMN) SZX - XMN

$806 - $1,253

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Bus  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Guangdong Zhuhai to Xiamen Hubinnan

$41

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Fly Zhuhai to Xiamen  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Zhuhai (ZUH) to Xiamen (XMN) ZUH - XMN

$104 - $812

Fly Macau to Xiamen  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Macau (MFM) to Xiamen (XMN) MFM - XMN

$91 - $389

Fly Zhuhai to Quanzhou, bus, line 1 subway  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Zhuhai (ZUH) to Quanzhou (JJN) ZUH - JJN
  2. Take the bus from Fujian Shishi to Xiamen Gaoqi
  3. Take the line 1 subway from Gaoqi to Wenzao

$81 - $229

Ferry to Hong Kong, fly to Xiamen  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the ferry from Macau to Hong Kong Airport Skypier
  2. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Xiamen (XMN) HKG - XMN

$96 - $223

Train, line 2 subway to Guangzhou, fly to Xiamen  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Zhuhai to Nantou
  2. Take the line 2 subway from Guangzhou South to Jiahewanggang
  3. Fly from Guangzhou (CAN) to Xiamen (XMN) CAN - XMN

$88 - $239

Fly Macau to Quanzhou, bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Macau (MFM) to Quanzhou (JJN) MFM - JJN
  2. Take the bus from Fujian Shishi to Xiamen Gaoqi

$153 - $506

Train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Zhuhai to Shenzhen North Station Zhuhai-Chaoshan
  2. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Xiamen Shenzhen-Xiamen 1 / ...

$43 - $67

Train via Guangzhou South  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Zhuhai to Nantou
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North Station
  3. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Xiamen

$46 - $87

Ferry, bus  •  12 h 28 min

  1. Take the ferry from Macau to Kowloon TST
  2. Take the bus from Hong Kong to Xiamen Hubin

$60 - $61

Drive  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Macau to Xiamen 435.5 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Macau to Xiamen is to bus which costs $41 and takes 10 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Macau to Xiamen is to helicopter and fly which costs $800 - $1,300 and takes 2 h 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Guangdong Zhuhai and arriving at Xiamen Hubinnan. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Macau to Xiamen. However, there are services departing from Zhuhai and arriving at Xiamen via Shenzhen North. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 47 min.

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The distance between Macau and Xiamen is 528 km. The road distance is 696.8 km.

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The best way to get from Macau to Xiamen without a car is to train which takes 6 h 47 min and costs $40 - $70.

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It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to get from Macau to Xiamen, including transfers.

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Macau to Xiamen bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, depart from Guangdong Zhuhai station.

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Macau to Xiamen train services, operated by China Railways G-Class, depart from Zhuhai station.

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The best way to get from Macau to Xiamen is to fly which takes 3 h 31 min and costs $100 - $850. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $40 - $70 and takes 6 h 47 min, you could also bus, which costs $41 and takes 10 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Macau to Xiamen.
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  • Distance: 329.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 44 min

What companies run services between Macau and Xiamen, China?

Xiamen Airlines and Shandong Airlines fly from Macau to Xiamen 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Macau to Xiamen via Shenzhen North Station and Shenzhen North in around 6 h 47 min.

Airlines
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Zhuhai to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Zhuhai to Xiamen via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Macau to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Zhuhai to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Hong Kong to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Guangzhou to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Macau to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Zhuhai to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Zhuhai to Xiamen via Fuzhou
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Macau to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Zhuhai to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Hong Kong to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Guangzhou to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Macau to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Cathay Dragon
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Zhuhai to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Flights from Zhuhai to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Flights from Guangzhou to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $1,400
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Macau to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Zhuhai to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $650
Air Macau
Website
airmacau.com.mo
Flights from Macau to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Djibouti Air
Website
air-djibouti.com
Flights from Zhuhai to Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Train operators
Xiamen Metro
Website
xmgdjt.net
Subway from Gaoqi to Wenzao
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
xmgdjt.net
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Zhuhai to Nantou
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$6 - $8
1st Class Seat
$5 - $7
Train from Shenzhen North to Xiamen
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$24 - $35
1st Class Seat
$30 - $50
China Railways G-Class
Train from Zhuhai to Shenzhen North Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$19 - $22
1st Class Seat
$30 - $34
Business Class Seat
$60 - $70
Train from Shenzhen North Station to Xiamen (Station)
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$35 - $45
1st Class Seat
$60 - $70
Business Class Seat
$110 - $140
Train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $14
1st Class Seat
$18 - $21
Business Class Seat
$35 - $45
Bus operators
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Fujian Shishi to Xiamen Gaoqi
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Guangdong Zhuhai to Xiamen Hubinnan
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Qichezhan
Website
qichezhan.net
Bus from Hong Kong to Xiamen Hubin
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
qichezhan.net
Ferry operators
Hong Kong TurboJET
Website
turbojet.com.hk
Ferry from Macau to Hong Kong Airport Skypier
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
turbojet.com.hk
Book at
12go.asia
Ferry from Macau to Kowloon TST
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
turbojet.com.hk
Book at
12go.asia
Other operators
Sky Shuttle
Website
skyshuttlehk.com
Helicopter from Macau Heliport to Shenzhen Heliport
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$756
Schedules at
skyshuttlehk.com

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The quickest flight from Shenzhen Airport to Xiamen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Macau to Xiamen bus services, operated by China Bus Guide, arrive at Xiamen Hubinnan station.

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Macau to Xiamen train services, operated by China Railways D-Class, arrive at Xiamen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Macau to Xiamen is 697 km. It takes approximately 7 h 16 min to drive from Macau to Xiamen.

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Hainan and Xiamen Airlines offer flights from Shenzhen Airport to Xiamen Airport.

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There are 667+ hotels available in Xiamen. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Macau to Zhuhai Airport is to bus which takes 51 min and costs $2 - $4.

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