The cheapest times to fly from HNL to SJC are
- January 8th to March 11th
- August 13th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 12th and November 26th)
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 HNL to SJC is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $797 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $295 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.
When to Fly to San Jose
Flying from Honolulu, HI (HNL) to San Jose, CA (SJC) will usually cost between $301 to $628 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $313. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $621. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $308 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $424 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HNL to SJC flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the HNL to SJC route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the HNL to SJC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Honolulu. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $112 (22%) 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 $391. Return trip prices are from the SJC to HNL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from HNL to SJC can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 20 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from HNL to SJC? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Mokulele Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport to Daniel K Inouye International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 2414 miles or 3885 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from HNL to SJC?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop HNL to SJC flight is about 5 hour 20 minutes.
How many flights go between Honolulu, HI and San Jose, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 113 available flights from HNL to SJC.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Daniel K Inouye International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport|
|City||San Jose, CA|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from HNL to SJC tend to depart much later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 52% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 14% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave SJC heading for HNL about 12 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in San Jose, CA is about 5 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Southwest: 7 minutes late
- Alaska: 10 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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