The cheapest times to fly from SJC to LGK are

  • September 10th to October 7th (except the week of September 24th)
  • October 22nd to March 25th

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 LGK is late January. Prices can be as high as $15150 for Friday flights during early May, or as low as $660 for Saturday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Langkawi

Flying from San Jose, CA (SJC) to Langkawi (LGK) will usually cost between $1030 to $12800 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $2091. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $6964. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $4873 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3637 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SJC to LGK flight.

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

SJC to LGK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SJC to LGK 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 $0.27, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LGK, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into SJC. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Langkawi, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to San Jose. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $4832 (52%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1433. Return trip prices are from the LGK 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 LGK 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 6 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 LGK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Penang International Airport (PEN) in Bayan Lepas

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from LGK
  • Usually 68.85% less expensive than LGK
  • 2-layover flights available

See SJC to PEN flights

Destination alternative #2: Krabi Airport (KBV) in Krabi

  • 132 miles (212 km) away from LGK
  • Usually 60.30% less expensive than LGK
  • 2-layover flights available

See SJC to KBV flights


Flight Hacking SJC to LGK

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 LGK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Singapore (SJC > SIN > LGK)

  • Price for both tickets: $908
  • Average savings: $2730 (75.05%)

See SJC to SIN flights

Hack #2: Kuala Lumpur (SJC > KUL > LGK)

  • Price for both tickets: $924
  • Average savings: $2713 (74.59%)

See SJC to KUL flights

Hack #3: Guangzhou (SJC > CAN > LGK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1132
  • Average savings: $2506 (68.89%)

See SJC to CAN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, ANA, China Southern, Delta, Garuda Indonesia, JAL, Qatar Airways, Royal Brunei, Singapore Airlines, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8397 miles or 13514 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SJC to LGK flight is about 16 hour 6 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from SJC to LGK.


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 LGK
Destination airport name Langkawi International Airport
City Langkawi
Country Malaysia
Latitude 6.3
Longitude 99.7


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