The cheapest times to fly from MCO to SJC are
- January 8th to March 4th (except the week of February 19th)
- April 16th to May 6th
- August 6th to November 11th
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 MCO to SJC is early November. Prices can be as high as $1377 for Sunday flights during mid May, or as low as $278 for Tuesday flights around early November.
When to Fly to San Jose
Flying from Orlando, FL (MCO) to San Jose, CA (SJC) will usually cost between $288 to $608 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $309. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $610. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $301 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $358 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCO to SJC flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MCO to SJC route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the MCO to SJC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Orlando. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, 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 $167 (34%) 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 $316. Return trip prices are from the SJC to MCO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from MCO to SJC can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 20 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 MCO to SJC while comparing.
- 30 miles (48 km) away from SJC
- Usually 12.03% less expensive than SJC
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from MCO to SJC? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport to Orlando International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 2416 miles or 3888 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from MCO to SJC?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCO to SJC flight is about 5 hour 20 minutes.
How many flights go between Orlando, FL and San Jose, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 67 available flights from MCO to SJC.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Orlando International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport|
|City||San Jose, CA|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from MCO to SJC tend to depart late almost never compared to the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 0% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 0% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave SJC heading for MCO about 1 minutes early. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in San Jose, CA is about 9 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Southwest: 1 minutes early
- Some airlines not reporting
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