The cheapest times to fly from ABE to SCL are

  • January 15th to January 28th
  • March 19th to June 17th (except the week of May 21st)
  • August 6th to October 14th (except the weeks of September 3rd and September 17th)
  • November 5th to December 2nd

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 ABE to SCL is early October. Prices can be as high as $2141 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1239 for Tuesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Santiago

Flying from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, PA (ABE) to Santiago (SCL) will usually cost between $1259 to $1610 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $1260. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1778. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $518 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1310 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ABE to SCL flight.

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

ABE to SCL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ABE to SCL flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Allentown. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far 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 $164 (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 $1297. Return trip prices are from the SCL to ABE 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 ABE 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 10 hour 12 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ABE 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 ABE to SCL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Lima (ABE > LIM > SCL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1007
  • Average savings: $304 (23.17%)

See ABE to LIM flights

Hack #2: Toronto (ABE > YYZ > SCL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1089
  • Average savings: $221 (16.87%)

See ABE to YYZ flights

Hack #3: Fort Lauderdale, FL (ABE > FLL > SCL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1106
  • Average savings: $205 (15.61%)

See ABE to FLL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, COPA, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport to Lehigh Valley International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5123 miles or 8245 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ABE to SCL flight is about 10 hour 12 minutes.

How many flights go between Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, PA and Santiago?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from ABE to SCL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeABE
Origination airport nameLehigh Valley International Airport
CityAllentown/Bethlehem/Easton, PA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeSCL
Destination airport nameArturo Merino Benitez International Airport


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