The cheapest times to fly from SJC to CIX are

  • January 29th to February 11th
  • March 12th to June 17th (except the weeks of March 26th, April 9th, and April 30th)
  • August 6th to October 7th (except the week of September 17th)
  • October 22nd to November 18th

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 CIX is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $1842 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $690 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Chiclayo

Flying from San Jose, CA (SJC) to Chiclayo (CIX) will usually cost between $690 to $1169 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $690. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1409. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $719 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $828 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SJC to CIX flight.

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

SJC to CIX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SJC to CIX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less 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 depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $78 (7%) 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 $846. Return trip prices are from the CIX 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 CIX can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 20 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 CIX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Capitan FAP Guillermo Concha Iberico Airport (PIU) in Piura

  • 122 miles (196 km) away from CIX
  • Usually 2.29% less expensive than CIX
  • 2-layover flights available

See SJC to PIU flights

Destination alternative #2: Gen FAP Armando Revoredo Iglesias Airport (CJA) in Cajamarca

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from CIX
  • Usually 1.33% less expensive than CIX
  • 2-layover flights available

See SJC to CJA flights


Flight Hacking SJC to CIX

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 CIX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Lima (SJC > LIM > CIX)

  • Price for both tickets: $712
  • Average savings: $116 (14.01%)

See SJC to LIM flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Alaska, American, COPA, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Capt. Jose A. Quinones Gonzales International Airport to Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4081 miles or 6568 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SJC to CIX flight is about 8 hour 20 minutes.

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

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


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 CIX
Destination airport name Capt. Jose A. Quinones Gonzales International Airport
City Chiclayo
Country Peru
Latitude -6.8
Longitude -79.8


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