The cheapest times to fly from SCO to UTP are

  • February 5th to March 11th
  • July 30th to January 14th (except the weeks of October 8th, October 15th, and December 17th)

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 SCO to UTP is late October. Prices can be as high as $5076 for Thursday flights during early June, or as low as $1843 for Saturday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Pattaya City

Flying from Aktau (SCO) to Utapao (UTP) will usually cost between $1933 to $4243 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 $2221. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early June, with an average price of $3564. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1343 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2468 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SCO to UTP flight.

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

SCO to UTP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SCO to UTP flight is more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Aktau. 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

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to UTP, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into SCO. Thursdays 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 $1524 (37%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1958. Return trip prices are from the UTP to SCO 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 SCO to UTP can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 33 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 SCO to UTP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Suvarnabhumi International Airport (BKK) in Bangkok

  • 71 miles (114 km) away from UTP
  • Usually 67.73% less expensive than UTP
  • 1-layover flights available

See SCO to BKK flights


Flight Hacking SCO to UTP

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 SCO to UTP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Phuket (SCO > HKT > UTP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1203
  • Average savings: $1266 (51.28%)

See SCO to KUL flights

Hack #2: Kuala Lumpur (SCO > KUL > UTP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1470
  • Average savings: $999 (40.46%)

See SCO to HKT flights

Hack #3: Koh Samui (SCO > USM > UTP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1625
  • Average savings: $843 (34.16%)

See SCO to USM flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SCO to UTP? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Astana, Air India, Asiana, Bangkok Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from U-Tapao Pattaya International Airport to Shevchenko Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3645 miles or 5866 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SCO to UTP?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SCO to UTP flight is about 7 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Aktau and Utapao?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 2 available flights from SCO to UTP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSCO
Origination airport nameShevchenko Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeUTP
Destination airport nameU-Tapao Pattaya International Airport


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