The cheapest times to fly from SJC to PAE are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • August 6th to December 16th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)

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 PAE is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1143 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $128 for Wednesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Everett

Flying from San Jose, CA (SJC) to Everett, WA (PAE) will usually cost between $142 to $349 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $144. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $556. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $412 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $207 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SJC to PAE flight.

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

SJC to PAE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SJC to PAE flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from San Jose. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Everett, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to San Jose. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $50 (20%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $201. Return trip prices are from the PAE 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 PAE can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 18 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from SJC to PAE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Seattle/Tacoma International Airport (SEA) in Seattle, WA

  • 32 miles (51 km) away from PAE
  • Usually 19.13% less expensive than PAE
  • Nonstop flights available

See SJC to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 729 miles or 1173 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SJC to PAE flight is about 2 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between San Jose, CA and Everett, WA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 59 available flights from SJC to PAE.


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 codePAE
Destination airport nameSnohomish County Airport
CityEverett, WA
Countrythe United States


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