The cheapest times to fly from SMA to LUX are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 30th to June 24th (except the week of June 4th)
  • October 8th to October 21st
  • November 5th to December 9th

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 SMA to LUX is late January. Prices can be as high as $811 for Thursday flights during mid to late August, or as low as $312 for Sunday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Luxembourg

Flying from Santa Maria (SMA) to Luxembourg (LUX) will usually cost between $314 to $672 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $313. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late August, with an average price of $811. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $499 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $380 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SMA to LUX flight.

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

SMA to LUX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SMA to LUX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Santa Maria Island. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays 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 $74 (17%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $384. Return trip prices are from the LUX to SMA 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 SMA to LUX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 12 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SMA to LUX

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 SMA to LUX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Lisbon (SMA > LIS > LUX)

  • Price for both tickets: $249
  • Average savings: $131 (34.47%)

See SMA to OPO flights

Hack #2: Porto (SMA > OPO > LUX)

  • Price for both tickets: $290
  • Average savings: $90 (23.68%)

See SMA to LIS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SMA to LUX? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Alitalia, Azores Airlines, Lufthansa, Luxair, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Luxembourg Airport to Santa Maria Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1785 miles or 2873 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SMA to LUX?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SMA to LUX flight is about 4 hour 12 minutes.

How many flights go between Santa Maria and Luxembourg?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 32 available flights from SMA to LUX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSMA
Origination airport nameSanta Maria Airport
CitySanta Maria

Return Airport

Destination codeLUX
Destination airport nameLuxembourg Airport


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