The cheapest times to fly from MAU to SJC are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • March 26th to April 8th
  • April 30th to May 13th
  • May 28th to July 29th (except the week of June 4th)

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 MAU to SJC is late October. Prices can be as high as $4531 for Tuesday flights during mid May, or as low as $2786 for Monday flights around late October.


When to Fly to San Jose

Flying from Maupiti (MAU) to San Jose, CA (SJC) will usually cost between $2791 to $2878 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $2791. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $3402. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $611 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2814 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MAU to SJC flight.

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

MAU to SJC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MAU to SJC flight is more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Maupiti. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.42, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to San Jose, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Maupiti. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $174 (6%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2801. Return trip prices are from the SJC to MAU 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 MAU 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 8 hour 33 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MAU to SJC

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 MAU to SJC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (MAU > LAX > SJC)

  • Price for both tickets: $2809
  • Average savings: $6 (0.2%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Tahiti, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, American, Delta, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport to Maupiti Fr. Polynesia Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4207 miles or 6770 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MAU to SJC flight is about 8 hour 33 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 34 available flights from MAU to SJC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MAU
Origination airport name Maupiti Fr. Polynesia Airport
City Maupiti
Country French Polynesia
Latitude -16.4
Longitude -152.3

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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