The cheapest times to fly from SJC to FLN are

  • January 29th to February 11th
  • March 5th to April 8th
  • May 14th to June 3rd
  • August 13th to December 2nd

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 FLN is early September. Prices can be as high as $3019 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1116 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Florianópolis

Flying from San Jose, CA (SJC) to Florianopolis (FLN) will usually cost between $1302 to $2190 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $1316. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2354. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1038 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1492 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SJC to FLN flight.

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

SJC to FLN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SJC to FLN 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 $0.14, 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 $284 (16%) 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 $1469. Return trip prices are from the FLN 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 FLN can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 45 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SJC to FLN

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 FLN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (SJC > BOS > FLN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1224
  • Average savings: $268 (17.96%)

See SJC to BOS flights

Hack #2: Fort Lauderdale, FL (SJC > FLL > FLN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1238
  • Average savings: $254 (17.02%)

See SJC to FLL flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (SJC > LAX > FLN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1250
  • Average savings: $243 (16.25%)

See SJC to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Azul, COPA, Delta, KLM, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6536 miles or 10519 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SJC to FLN flight is about 12 hour 45 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from SJC to FLN.


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 FLN
Destination airport name Hercilio Luz International Airport
City Florianopolis
Country Brazil
Latitude -27.7
Longitude -48.5


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