The cheapest times to fly from MDT to SJC are
- January 8th to March 4th
- April 9th to April 29th (except the week of April 16th)
- August 6th to November 18th (except the week of 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 MDT to SJC is early September. Prices can be as high as $1014 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $343 for Tuesday flights around early September.
When to Fly to San Jose
Flying from Harrisburg, PA (MDT) to San Jose, CA (SJC) will usually cost between $358 to $714 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $375. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $648. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $273 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $442 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MDT to SJC flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MDT to SJC route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the MDT to SJC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Harrisburg. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, 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 $215 (36%) 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 $385. Return trip prices are from the SJC to MDT 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 MDT to SJC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 20 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 MDT to SJC while comparing.
- 30 miles (48 km) away from SJC
- Usually 2.71% less expensive than SJC
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from MDT to SJC? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport to Harrisburg International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 2414 miles or 3885 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from MDT to SJC?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop MDT to SJC flight is about 5 hour 20 minutes.
How many flights go between Harrisburg, PA and San Jose, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 53 available flights from MDT to SJC.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Harrisburg International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport|
|City||San Jose, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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