The cheapest times to fly from LSC to CJC are

  • February 19th to April 22nd (except the week of April 9th)
  • July 23rd to December 23rd (except the weeks of July 30th, September 10th, October 22nd, and December 10th)

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 LSC to CJC is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $334 for Sunday flights during early May, or as low as $60 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Calama

Flying from La Serena (LSC) to Calama (CJC) will usually cost between $70 to $193 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $76. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $260. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $183 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $103 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LSC to CJC flight.

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

LSC to CJC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LSC to CJC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from La Serena. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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. Sundays 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 $50 (35%) 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 $90. Return trip prices are from the CJC to LSC 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 LSC to CJC can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 56 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from LSC to CJC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Andres Sabella International Airport (ANF) in Antofagasta

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from CJC
  • Usually 29.85% less expensive than CJC
  • Nonstop flights available

See LSC to ANF flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LSC to CJC? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: JETSMART SpA, LATAM, Sky Airline, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from El Loa Airport to La Florida Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 532 miles or 856 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LSC to CJC?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LSC to CJC flight is about 1 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between La Serena and Calama?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 83 available flights from LSC to CJC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LSC
Origination airport name La Florida Airport
City La Serena
Country Chile
Latitude -29.9
Longitude -71.2

Return Airport

Destination code CJC
Destination airport name El Loa Airport
City Calama
Country Chile
Latitude -22.5
Longitude -68.9


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