The cheapest times to fly from LVI to SJC are

  • January 15th to April 8th (except the week of March 26th)
  • April 23rd to June 17th
  • October 29th to November 25th (except the week of November 12th)

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 LVI to SJC is late April. Prices can be as high as $4839 for Friday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $1064 for Sunday flights around late April.


When to Fly to San Jose

Flying from Livingstone (LVI) to San Jose, CA (SJC) will usually cost between $1064 to $2025 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late April with an average ticket price of $1079. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $2694. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1615 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1234 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LVI to SJC flight.

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

LVI to SJC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LVI to SJC flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Livingstone. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SJC, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LVI. Fridays 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 $296 (15%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1274. Return trip prices are from the SJC to LVI 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 LVI to SJC can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 19 hour 6 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LVI to SJC? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alaska, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, South African, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport to Harry Mwanga Nkumbula Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 10062 miles or 16193 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LVI to SJC?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LVI to SJC flight is about 19 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Livingstone and San Jose, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from LVI to SJC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LVI
Origination airport name Harry Mwanga Nkumbula Airport
City Livingstone
Country Zambia
Latitude -17.8
Longitude 25.8

Return Airport

Destination code SJC
Destination airport name Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport
City San Jose, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.4
Longitude -121.9


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