The cheapest times to fly from SHI to SUB are

  • August 20th to October 7th

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 SHI to SUB is late October. Prices can be as high as $8283 for Saturday flights during mid October, or as low as $7649 for Thursday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Surabaya

Flying from Shimojishima (SHI) to Surabaya (SUB) will usually cost between $8133 to $8208 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 $7649. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid October, with an average price of $8211. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $562 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $8154 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SHI to SUB flight.

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

SHI to SUB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SHI to SUB flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Shimojishima. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $2.13, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SUB, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SHI. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Surabaya, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Shimojishima. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $923 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $8115. Return trip prices are from the SUB to SHI 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 SHI to SUB can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 15 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SHI to SUB

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 SHI to SUB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Hong Kong (SHI > HKG > SUB)

  • Price for both tickets: $403
  • Average savings: $7751 (95.06%)

See SHI to HNL flights

Hack #2: Honolulu, HI (SHI > HNL > SUB)

  • Price for both tickets: $4596
  • Average savings: $3558 (43.64%)

See SHI to HKG flights

Hack #3: Jakarta (SHI > CGK > SUB)

  • Price for both tickets: $6824
  • Average savings: $1331 (16.32%)

See SHI to CGK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SHI to SUB? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Bangkok Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, Garuda Indonesia, JAL, Lufthansa, Royal Brunei, Singapore Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Juanda Airport to Shimojishima Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2375 miles or 3822 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SHI to SUB?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SHI to SUB flight is about 5 hour 15 minutes.

How many flights go between Shimojishima and Surabaya?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from SHI to SUB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SHI
Origination airport name Shimojishima Airport
City Shimojishima
Country Japan
Latitude 24.8
Longitude 125.1

Return Airport

Destination code SUB
Destination airport name Juanda Airport
City Surabaya
Country Indonesia
Latitude -7.4
Longitude 112.8


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