The cheapest times to fly from SJC to KRS are

  • January 8th to March 18th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • September 3rd 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 KRS is mid November. Prices can be as high as $2089 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $570 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Kristiansand

Flying from San Jose, CA (SJC) to Kristiansand (KRS) will usually cost between $582 to $1370 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $593. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $1353. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $760 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $793 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SJC to KRS flight.

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

SJC to KRS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SJC to KRS 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 $0.09, 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 $245 (23%) 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 $774. Return trip prices are from the KRS 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 KRS can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 24 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 KRS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Torp Airport (TRF) in Sandefjord

  • 103 miles (166 km) away from KRS
  • Usually 7.06% less expensive than KRS
  • 2-layover flights available

See SJC to TRF flights

Destination alternative #2: Sola Airport (SVG) in Stavanger

  • 100 miles (161 km) away from KRS
  • Usually 1.13% less expensive than KRS
  • 1-layover flights available

See SJC to SVG flights

Destination alternative #3: Aalborg Airport (AAL) in Aalborg

  • 101 miles (163 km) away from KRS
  • Usually 0.44% less expensive than KRS
  • 2-layover flights available

See SJC to AAL flights


Flight Hacking SJC to KRS

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 KRS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (SJC > LAX > KRS)

  • Price for both tickets: $758
  • Average savings: $35 (4.41%)

See SJC to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alaska, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Wideroe, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5231 miles or 8418 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SJC to KRS flight is about 10 hour 24 minutes.

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

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSJC
Origination airport nameNorman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport
CitySan Jose, CA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeKRS
Destination airport nameKjevik Airport


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