The cheapest times to fly from AMA to SID are

  • February 19th to March 4th
  • March 19th to July 15th (except the week of April 9th)
  • August 27th to October 21st

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 AMA to SID is early May. Prices can be as high as $13800 for Wednesday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1384 for Tuesday flights around early May.


When to Fly to Sal

Flying from Amarillo, TX (AMA) to Sal Island (SID) will usually cost between $1436 to $7742 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early May with an average ticket price of $1425. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $9620. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $8194 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $4905 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AMA to SID flight.

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

AMA to SID Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AMA to SID flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Amarillo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.62, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Wednesdays 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 $1823 (36%) 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 $3279. Return trip prices are from the SID to AMA 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 AMA to SID can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 52 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking AMA to SID

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 AMA to SID — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Manchester (AMA > MAN > SID)

  • Price for both tickets: $1218
  • Average savings: $3687 (75.17%)

See AMA to MAN flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (AMA > EWR > SID)

  • Price for both tickets: $1445
  • Average savings: $3460 (70.54%)

See AMA to EWR flights

Hack #3: London (AMA > LHR > SID)

  • Price for both tickets: $1476
  • Average savings: $3429 (69.92%)

See AMA to LHR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from AMA to SID? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Azores Airlines, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Amilcar Cabral International Airport to Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4934 miles or 7940 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from AMA to SID?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AMA to SID flight is about 9 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Amarillo, TX and Sal Island?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 27 available flights from AMA to SID.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code AMA
Origination airport name Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport
City Amarillo, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 35.2
Longitude -101.7

Return Airport

Destination code SID
Destination airport name Amilcar Cabral International Airport
City Sal Island
Country Cape Verde
Latitude 16.7
Longitude -22.9


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