The cheapest times to fly from LYH to SJC are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • July 30th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 1st and October 8th)

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 LYH to SJC is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1096 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $357 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to San Jose

Flying from Lynchburg, VA (LYH) to San Jose, CA (SJC) will usually cost between $391 to $840 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $426. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $778. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $352 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $505 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LYH to SJC flight.

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

LYH to SJC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LYH to SJC flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Lynchburg. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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 $285 (39%) 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 $440. Return trip prices are from the SJC to LYH 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 LYH 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 5 hour 10 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 LYH to SJC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Sacramento International Airport (SMF) in Sacramento, CA

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from SJC
  • Usually 6.24% less expensive than SJC
  • 1-layover flights available

See LYH to SMF flights

Destination alternative #2: San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in San Francisco, CA

  • 30 miles (48 km) away from SJC
  • Usually 0.69% less expensive than SJC
  • 1-layover flights available

See LYH to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport to Lynchburg Regional/Preston Glenn Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2326 miles or 3743 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LYH to SJC flight is about 5 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Lynchburg, VA and San Jose, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 40 available flights from LYH to SJC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LYH
Origination airport name Lynchburg Regional/Preston Glenn Field Airport
City Lynchburg, VA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.3
Longitude -79.2

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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