The cheapest times to fly from ROC to SSH are

  • January 1st to April 1st (except the week of February 12th)
  • August 20th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)

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 ROC to SSH is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $3151 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $968 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Sharm El-Sheikh

Flying from Rochester, NY (ROC) to Sharm El Sheikh (SSH) will usually cost between $998 to $2234 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1035. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $2346. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1311 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1203 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ROC to SSH flight.

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

ROC to SSH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ROC to SSH flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Rochester. 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. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Sharm El-Sheikh, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Rochester. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $322 (19%) 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 $1273. Return trip prices are from the SSH to ROC 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 ROC to SSH can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 37 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ROC to SSH

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 ROC to SSH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (ROC > JFK > SSH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1164
  • Average savings: $40 (3.28%)

See ROC to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ROC to SSH? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, Alitalia, American, Delta, EgyptAir, JetBlue, SAS, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sharm El Sheikh International Airport to Greater Rochester International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5906 miles or 9505 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ROC to SSH?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ROC to SSH flight is about 11 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Rochester, NY and Sharm El Sheikh?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from ROC to SSH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ROC
Origination airport name Greater Rochester International Airport
City Rochester, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 43.1
Longitude -77.7

Return Airport

Destination code SSH
Destination airport name Sharm El Sheikh International Airport
City Sharm El Sheikh
Country Egypt
Latitude 28
Longitude 34.4


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