The cheapest times to fly from SJC to CCJ are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the week of January 15th)
  • August 6th to December 9th

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 CCJ is late October. Prices can be as high as $6954 for Tuesday flights during late April, or as low as $1299 for Thursday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Kozhikode

Flying from San Jose, CA (SJC) to Calicut (CCJ) will usually cost between $1361 to $4837 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 $1445. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late April, with an average price of $4981. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3537 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2145 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SJC to CCJ flight.

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

SJC to CCJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SJC to CCJ flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from San Jose. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CCJ, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SJC. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Kozhikode, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to San Jose. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $938 (27%) 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 $2347. Return trip prices are from the CCJ 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 CCJ can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 59 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 CCJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Cochin International Airport (COK) in Kochi

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from CCJ
  • Usually 41.03% less expensive than CCJ
  • 2-layover flights available

See SJC to COK flights


Flight Hacking SJC to CCJ

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 CCJ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mumbai (SJC > BOM > CCJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1000
  • Average savings: $1146 (53.4%)

See SJC to BOM flights

Hack #2: Delhi (SJC > DEL > CCJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1031
  • Average savings: $1115 (51.96%)

See SJC to DEL flights

Hack #3: Bangalore (SJC > BLR > CCJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1113
  • Average savings: $1032 (48.11%)

See SJC to BLR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air India, Alaska, American, ANA, Avianca, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, JetBlue, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Saudia, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8889 miles or 14305 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SJC to CCJ flight is about 16 hour 59 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from SJC to CCJ.


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 CCJ
Destination airport name Calicut Airport
City Calicut
Country India
Latitude 11.1
Longitude 76


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