The cheapest times to fly from JMS to SCO are

  • February 5th to March 25th
  • July 23rd to October 21st

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 JMS to SCO is early October. Prices can be as high as $8419 for Friday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $3769 for Thursday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Aktau

Flying from Jamestown, ND (JMS) to Aktau (SCO) will usually cost between $3899 to $8113 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $3780. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $8419. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4639 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $4171 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JMS to SCO flight.

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

JMS to SCO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JMS to SCO flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Jamestown. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.44, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Aktau, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Jamestown. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $5026 (60%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $4038. Return trip prices are from the SCO to JMS 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 JMS to SCO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 36 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking JMS to SCO

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 JMS to SCO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Delhi (JMS > DEL > SCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1795
  • Average savings: $2376 (56.96%)

See JMS to DEL flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (JMS > LAX > SCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1814
  • Average savings: $2358 (56.52%)

See JMS to LAX flights

Hack #3: Beijing (JMS > PEK > SCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $2168
  • Average savings: $2003 (48.02%)

See JMS to PEK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from JMS to SCO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Astana, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Shevchenko Airport to Jamestown Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5897 miles or 9490 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from JMS to SCO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JMS to SCO flight is about 11 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Jamestown, ND and Aktau?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code JMS
Origination airport name Jamestown Regional Airport
City Jamestown, ND
Country the United States
Latitude 46.9
Longitude -98.7

Return Airport

Destination code SCO
Destination airport name Shevchenko Airport
City Aktau
Country Kazakhstan
Latitude 43.9
Longitude 51.1


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