The cheapest times to fly from BHM to STT are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • July 23rd to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 BHM to STT is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1388 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $461 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Saint Thomas

Flying from Birmingham, AL (BHM) to Charlotte Amalie, VI (STT) will usually cost between $579 to $967 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $548. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $1217. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $669 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $681 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BHM to STT flight.

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

BHM to STT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BHM to STT flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Birmingham. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to STT, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into BHM. Sundays 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 $94 (12%) 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 $657. Return trip prices are from the STT to BHM 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 BHM to STT 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 3 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 BHM to STT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Luis Munoz Marin International Airport (SJU) in San Juan, PR

  • 68 miles (109 km) away from STT
  • Usually 33.99% less expensive than STT
  • 1-layover flights available

See BHM to SJU flights

Destination alternative #2: Henry E. Rohlsen Airport (STX) in Christiansted, VI

  • 45 miles (72 km) away from STT
  • Usually 5.43% less expensive than STT
  • 1-layover flights available

See BHM to STX flights

Destination alternative #3: Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM) in Philipsburg

  • 124 miles (200 km) away from STT
  • Usually 3.01% less expensive than STT
  • 1-layover flights available

See BHM to SXM flights


Flight Hacking BHM to STT

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 BHM to STT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Juan, PR (BHM > SJU > STT)

  • Price for both tickets: $571
  • Average savings: $110 (16.15%)

See BHM to SJU flights

Hack #2: Orlando, FL (BHM > MCO > STT)

  • Price for both tickets: $637
  • Average savings: $44 (6.46%)

See BHM to MCO flights

Hack #3: Baltimore, MD (BHM > BWI > STT)

  • Price for both tickets: $641
  • Average savings: $41 (5.95%)

See BHM to BWI flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BHM to STT? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Cape Air, Delta, Seaborne Airlines, Silver Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Cyril E King Airport to Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1707 miles or 2747 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BHM to STT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BHM to STT flight is about 4 hour 3 minutes.

How many flights go between Birmingham, AL and Charlotte Amalie, VI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 85 available flights from BHM to STT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBHM
Origination airport nameBirmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
CityBirmingham, AL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeSTT
Destination airport nameCyril E King Airport
CityCharlotte Amalie, VI
Countrythe United States


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