The cheapest times to fly from SJC to PCL are

  • January 29th to February 11th
  • March 12th to June 17th (except the weeks of March 26th, April 9th, and April 30th)
  • August 13th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 8th and October 15th)

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 PCL is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1798 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $690 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Pucallpa

Flying from San Jose, CA (SJC) to Pucallpa (PCL) will usually cost between $690 to $1140 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $690. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1397. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $707 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $800 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SJC to PCL flight.

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

SJC to PCL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SJC to PCL 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 $0.11, 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 to Pucallpa, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to San Jose. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $97 (10%) 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 $810. Return trip prices are from the PCL 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 PCL can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 54 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SJC to PCL

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 PCL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Lima (SJC > LIM > PCL)

  • Price for both tickets: $718
  • Average savings: $82 (10.19%)

See SJC to LIM flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Captain FAP David Abensur Rengifo International Airport to Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4395 miles or 7073 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SJC to PCL flight is about 8 hour 54 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from SJC to PCL.


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 PCL
Destination airport name Captain FAP David Abensur Rengifo International Airport
City Pucallpa
Country Peru
Latitude -8.4
Longitude -74.6


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