The cheapest times to fly from CGK to SCE are

  • January 8th to April 15th
  • October 15th 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 CGK to SCE is late March. Prices can be as high as $6160 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1087 for Sunday flights around late March.


When to Fly to State College

Flying from Jakarta (CGK) to State College, PA (SCE) will usually cost between $1341 to $1913 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late March with an average ticket price of $1397. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $6160. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4763 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1647 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CGK to SCE flight.

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

CGK to SCE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CGK to SCE flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Jakarta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SCE, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into CGK. 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 $193 (11%) 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 $1584. Return trip prices are from the SCE to CGK 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 CGK to SCE can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 19 hour 1 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 CGK to SCE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Washington, DC

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from SCE
  • Usually 21.49% less expensive than SCE
  • 1-layover flights available

See CGK to IAD flights

Destination alternative #2: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from SCE
  • Usually 16.88% less expensive than SCE
  • 2-layover flights available

See CGK to DCA flights

Destination alternative #3: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 131 miles (211 km) away from SCE
  • Usually 12.51% less expensive than SCE
  • 2-layover flights available

See CGK to BWI flights

Destination alternative #4: Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) in Pittsburgh, PA

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from SCE
  • Usually 5.10% less expensive than SCE
  • 2-layover flights available

See CGK to PIT flights


Flight Hacking CGK to SCE

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 CGK to SCE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Beijing (CGK > PEK > SCE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1113
  • Average savings: $534 (32.42%)

See CGK to PVG flights

Hack #2: Shanghai (CGK > PVG > SCE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1155
  • Average savings: $492 (29.87%)

See CGK to PEK flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (CGK > LAX > SCE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1219
  • Average savings: $428 (25.99%)

See CGK to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CGK to SCE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: American, ANA, Asiana, Delta, Garuda Indonesia, JAL, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from University Park Airport to Soekarno-Hatta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 10020 miles or 16126 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CGK to SCE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CGK to SCE flight is about 19 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Jakarta and State College, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from CGK to SCE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CGK
Origination airport name Soekarno-Hatta International Airport
City Jakarta
Country Indonesia
Latitude -6.1
Longitude 106.7

Return Airport

Destination code SCE
Destination airport name University Park Airport
City State College, PA
Country the United States
Latitude 40.9
Longitude -77.8


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