The cheapest times to fly from SHO to SCO are

  • March 26th to July 29th

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 SHO to SCO is late May. Prices can be as high as $10800 for Friday flights during mid October, or as low as $4728 for Sunday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Aktau

Flying from Sokcho (SHO) to Aktau (SCO) will usually cost between $4728 to $9939 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $6528. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid October, with an average price of $9443. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2915 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $8616 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SHO to SCO flight.

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

SHO to SCO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SHO to SCO flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Manzini. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.37, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $3968 (41%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $4856. Return trip prices are from the SCO to SHO 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 SHO to SCO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 1 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking SHO to SCO

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 SHO to SCO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (SHO > LAX > SCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $3211
  • Average savings: $5406 (62.74%)

See SHO to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (SHO > JFK > SCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $4705
  • Average savings: $3912 (45.4%)

See SHO to LAX flights

Hack #3: Shantou (SHO > SWA > SCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $5559
  • Average savings: $3057 (35.48%)

See SHO to SWA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Astana, Alitalia, Lufthansa, South African, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Shevchenko Airport to G 407 Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3909 miles or 6291 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SHO to SCO flight is about 8 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Sokcho and Aktau?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 32 available flights from SHO to SCO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSHO
Origination airport nameG 407 Airport
CountrySouth Korea

Return Airport

Destination codeSCO
Destination airport nameShevchenko Airport


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