The cheapest times to fly from HAM to FAT are

  • January 8th to June 10th (except the weeks of March 26th, April 2nd, May 7th, and May 28th)
  • October 22nd to December 16th

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 HAM to FAT is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1576 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $693 for Wednesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Fresno

Flying from Hamburg (HAM) to Fresno, CA (FAT) will usually cost between $813 to $1418 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $831. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1466. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $635 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $971 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HAM to FAT flight.

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

HAM to FAT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HAM to FAT flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Hamburg. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FAT, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into HAM. 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 $200 (14%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $955. Return trip prices are from the FAT to HAM 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 HAM to FAT can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 54 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 HAM to FAT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, CA

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from FAT
  • Usually 8.50% less expensive than FAT
  • 1-layover flights available

See HAM to SJC flights


Flight Hacking HAM to FAT

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 HAM to FAT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Stockholm (HAM > ARN > FAT)

  • Price for both tickets: $729
  • Average savings: $242 (24.92%)

See HAM to SEA flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (HAM > SEA > FAT)

  • Price for both tickets: $848
  • Average savings: $124 (12.72%)

See HAM to ARN flights

Hack #3: Las Vegas, NV (HAM > LAS > FAT)

  • Price for both tickets: $859
  • Average savings: $112 (11.53%)

See HAM to LAS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from HAM to FAT? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Fresno Yosemite International Airport to Hamburg Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5506 miles or 8861 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from HAM to FAT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HAM to FAT flight is about 10 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Hamburg and Fresno, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from HAM to FAT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HAM
Origination airport name Hamburg Airport
City Hamburg
Country Germany
Latitude 53.6
Longitude 10

Return Airport

Destination code FAT
Destination airport name Fresno Yosemite International Airport
City Fresno, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 36.8
Longitude -119.7


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