The cheapest times to fly from SEA to SZG are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • August 27th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 8th and November 19th)

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 SEA to SZG is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1972 for Friday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $867 for Monday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Salzburg

Flying from Seattle, WA (SEA) to Salzburg (SZG) will usually cost between $962 to $1870 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $976. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1770. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $794 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1288 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SEA to SZG flight.

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

SEA to SZG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SEA to SZG flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Seattle. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Salzburg, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Seattle. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $138 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1243. Return trip prices are from the SZG to SEA 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 SEA to SZG 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 34 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 SEA to SZG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Muenchen Airport (MUC) in Munich

  • 68 miles (109 km) away from SZG
  • Usually 40.18% less expensive than SZG
  • Nonstop flights available

See SEA to MUC flights

Destination alternative #2: Ljubljana Airport (LJU) in Ljubljana

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from SZG
  • Usually 11.26% less expensive than SZG
  • 1-layover flights available

See SEA to LJU flights

Destination alternative #3: Trieste Airport (TRS) in Trieste

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from SZG
  • Usually 3.53% less expensive than SZG
  • 1-layover flights available

See SEA to TRS flights

Destination alternative #4: Nuernberg Airport (NUE) in Nuremberg

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from SZG
  • Usually 1.40% less expensive than SZG
  • 1-layover flights available

See SEA to NUE flights


Flight Hacking SEA to SZG

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 SEA to SZG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (SEA > LHR > SZG)

  • Price for both tickets: $674
  • Average savings: $614 (47.67%)

See SEA to LHR flights

Hack #2: London (SEA > LGW > SZG)

  • Price for both tickets: $675
  • Average savings: $614 (47.63%)

See SEA to LGW flights

Hack #3: Manchester (SEA > MAN > SZG)

  • Price for both tickets: $780
  • Average savings: $508 (39.44%)

See SEA to MAN flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SEA to SZG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Austrian, Azores Airlines, British Airways, Delta, Ethiopian, Eurowings, Finnair, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Salzburg Airport to Seattle/Tacoma International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5328 miles or 8575 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SEA to SZG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SEA to SZG flight is about 10 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Seattle, WA and Salzburg?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from SEA to SZG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SEA
Origination airport name Seattle/Tacoma International Airport
City Seattle, WA
Country the United States
Latitude 47.5
Longitude -122.3

Return Airport

Destination code SZG
Destination airport name Salzburg Airport
City Salzburg
Country Austria
Latitude 47.8
Longitude 13


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