The cheapest times to fly from AEP to SCL are

  • February 5th to May 13th (except the weeks of February 19th, March 26th, and April 2nd)
  • July 30th to October 7th
  • November 19th to December 23rd

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 AEP to SCL is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $534 for Saturday flights during early July, or as low as $185 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Santiago

Flying from Buenos Aires (AEP) to Santiago (SCL) will usually cost between $196 to $348 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $206. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $343. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $136 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $259 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AEP to SCL flight.

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

AEP to SCL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AEP to SCL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Buenos Aires. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $30 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $248. Return trip prices are from the SCL to AEP 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 AEP to SCL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 16 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 AEP to SCL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: El Plumerillo Airport (MDZ) in Mendoza

  • 122 miles (196 km) away from SCL
  • Usually 76.45% less expensive than SCL
  • Nonstop flights available

See AEP to MDZ flights


Flight Hacking AEP to SCL

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 AEP to SCL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mendoza (AEP > MDZ > SCL)

  • Price for both tickets: $163
  • Average savings: $97 (37.26%)

See AEP to COR flights

Hack #2: Cordoba (AEP > COR > SCL)

  • Price for both tickets: $227
  • Average savings: $33 (12.55%)

See AEP to MDZ flights

Hack #3: Rosario (AEP > ROS > SCL)

  • Price for both tickets: $250
  • Average savings: $9 (3.47%)

See AEP to ROS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from AEP to SCL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Gol, LATAM, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport to Aeroparque Jorge Newbery Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 713 miles or 1147 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from AEP to SCL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AEP to SCL flight is about 2 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Buenos Aires and Santiago?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 28 available flights from AEP to SCL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code AEP
Origination airport name Aeroparque Jorge Newbery Airport
City Buenos Aires
Country Argentina
Latitude -34.6
Longitude -58.4

Return Airport

Destination code SCL
Destination airport name Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport
City Santiago
Country Chile
Latitude -33.4
Longitude -70.8


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