The cheapest times to fly from SJC to BHE are

  • February 5th to June 17th (except the week of May 7th)
  • August 27th to September 30th (except the week of September 17th)
  • October 15th to October 28th

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 SJC to BHE is late May. Prices can be as high as $3949 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $950 for Tuesday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Blenheim

Flying from San Jose, CA (SJC) to Blenheim (BHE) will usually cost between $1091 to $2273 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 $1036. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2514. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1478 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1409 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SJC to BHE flight.

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

SJC to BHE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SJC to BHE flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from San Jose. 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 fly to BHE, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into SJC. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Blenheim, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to San Jose. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1100 (25%) 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 $1437. Return trip prices are from the BHE to SJC 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 SJC to BHE can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 12 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 SJC to BHE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Wellington International Airport (WLG) in Wellington

  • 50 miles (80 km) away from BHE
  • Usually 1.06% less expensive than BHE
  • 2-layover flights available

See SJC to WLG flights


Flight Hacking SJC to BHE

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 SJC to BHE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Auckland (SJC > AKL > BHE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1150
  • Average savings: $260 (18.42%)

See SJC to AKL flights

Hack #2: Honolulu, HI (SJC > HNL > BHE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1236
  • Average savings: $174 (12.31%)

See SJC to HNL flights

Hack #3: Christchurch (SJC > CHC > BHE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1335
  • Average savings: $74 (5.25%)

See SJC to CHC flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SJC to BHE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, Delta, Hawaiian, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Woodbourne Airport to Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6786 miles or 10921 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SJC to BHE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SJC to BHE flight is about 13 hour 12 minutes.

How many flights go between San Jose, CA and Blenheim?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 9 available flights from SJC to BHE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SJC
Origination airport name Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport
City San Jose, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.4
Longitude -121.9

Return Airport

Destination code BHE
Destination airport name Woodbourne Airport
City Blenheim
Country New Zealand
Latitude -41.5
Longitude 173.9


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