The cheapest times to fly from FLG to SID are

  • March 19th to April 1st
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • November 19th to March 4th (except the week of December 24th)

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 FLG to SID is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $10100 for Sunday flights during late October, or as low as $1583 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Sal

Flying from Flagstaff, AZ (FLG) to Sal Island (SID) will usually cost between $1601 to $5922 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1584. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late October, with an average price of $8535. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $6951 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $4589 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FLG to SID flight.

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

FLG to SID Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FLG to SID flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Grand Canyon Village. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.52, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Sal, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Grand Canyon Village. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2333 (48%) 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 $2269. Return trip prices are from the SID to FLG 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 FLG to SID can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 52 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking FLG 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 FLG to SID — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Newark, NJ (FLG > EWR > SID)

  • Price for both tickets: $1460
  • Average savings: $3129 (68.18%)

See FLG to EWR flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (FLG > JFK > SID)

  • Price for both tickets: $1488
  • Average savings: $3102 (67.59%)

See FLG to JFK flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (FLG > BOS > SID)

  • Price for both tickets: $1517
  • Average savings: $3072 (66.94%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Austrian, Azores Airlines, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Finnair, Iberia, Lufthansa, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Amilcar Cabral International Airport to Flagstaff Pulliam Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5488 miles or 8832 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FLG to SID flight is about 10 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Flagstaff, AZ and Sal Island?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from FLG to SID.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FLG
Origination airport name Flagstaff Pulliam Airport
City Flagstaff, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 35.1
Longitude -111.7

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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