The cheapest times to fly from SAF to MUC are

  • January 1st to April 15th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • April 30th to May 13th
  • October 1st to December 9th

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 SAF to MUC is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1935 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $892 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Munich

Flying from Santa Fe, NM (SAF) to Munich (MUC) will usually cost between $892 to $1566 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $936. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1607. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $671 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1146 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SAF to MUC flight.

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

SAF to MUC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SAF to MUC flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Santa Fe. 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $133 (11%) 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 $1091. Return trip prices are from the MUC to SAF 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 SAF to MUC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 52 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SAF to MUC

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 SAF to MUC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Francisco, CA (SAF > SFO > MUC)

  • Price for both tickets: $951
  • Average savings: $195 (17.02%)

See SAF to SFO flights

Hack #2: Little Rock, AR (SAF > LIT > MUC)

  • Price for both tickets: $968
  • Average savings: $178 (15.5%)

See SAF to LIT flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (SAF > BOS > MUC)

  • Price for both tickets: $972
  • Average savings: $174 (15.15%)

See SAF to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SAF to MUC? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: American, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Muenchen Airport to Santa Fe Municipal Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5490 miles or 8835 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SAF to MUC?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SAF to MUC flight is about 10 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Santa Fe, NM and Munich?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from SAF to MUC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SAF
Origination airport name Santa Fe Municipal Airport
City Santa Fe, NM
Country the United States
Latitude 35.6
Longitude -106.1

Return Airport

Destination code MUC
Destination airport name Muenchen Airport
City Munich
Country Germany
Latitude 48.4
Longitude 11.8


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