The cheapest times to fly from ABJ to SJC are

  • January 8th to June 3rd (except the week of February 5th)
  • November 5th to November 25th (except the week of November 12th)

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 ABJ to SJC is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $2931 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1777 for Tuesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to San Jose

Flying from Abidjan (ABJ) to San Jose, CA (SJC) will usually cost between $1777 to $2414 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $1777. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2544. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $767 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1791 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ABJ to SJC flight.

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

ABJ to SJC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ABJ to SJC flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Abidjan. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SJC, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ABJ. 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 $190 (9%) 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 $1837. Return trip prices are from the SJC to ABJ 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 ABJ to SJC can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 28 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ABJ to SJC

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 ABJ to SJC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (ABJ > JFK > SJC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1273
  • Average savings: $519 (28.95%)

See ABJ to CDG flights

Hack #2: Paris (ABJ > CDG > SJC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1283
  • Average savings: $508 (28.36%)

See ABJ to JFK flights

Hack #3: Paris (ABJ > ORY > SJC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1358
  • Average savings: $433 (24.18%)

See ABJ to ORY flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ABJ to SJC? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport to Felix Houphouet Boigny Abidjan International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7490 miles or 12054 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ABJ to SJC?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ABJ to SJC flight is about 14 hour 28 minutes.

How many flights go between Abidjan and San Jose, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from ABJ to SJC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ABJ
Origination airport name Felix Houphouet Boigny Abidjan International Airport
City Abidjan
Country the Ivory Coast
Latitude 5.3
Longitude -3.9

Return Airport

Destination code SJC
Destination airport name Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport
City San Jose, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.4
Longitude -121.9


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