The cheapest times to fly from SJC to OBO are

  • January 8th to April 15th (except the weeks of March 19th and March 26th)
  • August 27th to December 2nd (except the week of November 19th)

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 OBO is late February and early March. Prices can be as high as $3281 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $794 for Tuesday flights around late February and early March.


When to Fly to Obihiro

Flying from San Jose, CA (SJC) to Obihiro (OBO) will usually cost between $932 to $2126 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late February and early March with an average ticket price of $1002. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2144. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1141 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1200 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SJC to OBO flight.

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

SJC to OBO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SJC to OBO flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from San Jose. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, 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 (18%) 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 $1240. Return trip prices are from the OBO 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 OBO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 32 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 OBO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: New Chitose Airport (CTS) in Sapporo

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from OBO
  • Usually 12.00% less expensive than OBO
  • 1-layover flights available

See SJC to CTS flights

Destination alternative #2: Hakodate Airport (HKD) in Hakodate

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from OBO
  • Usually 5.38% less expensive than OBO
  • 1-layover flights available

See SJC to HKD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, ANA, Cathay Pacific, Delta, Garuda Indonesia, Hawaiian, JAL, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4749 miles or 7643 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SJC to OBO flight is about 9 hour 32 minutes.

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

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


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 OBO
Destination airport name Obihiro Airport
City Obihiro
Country Japan
Latitude 42.7
Longitude 143.2


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