The cheapest times to fly from SJC to PIU are

  • January 29th to February 11th
  • March 19th to June 17th (except the weeks of March 26th and April 9th)
  • August 13th to November 18th (except the weeks of September 17th and October 8th)

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 PIU is mid April. Prices can be as high as $1900 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $690 for Tuesday flights around mid April.


When to Fly to Piura

Flying from San Jose, CA (SJC) to Piura (PIU) will usually cost between $694 to $1149 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid April with an average ticket price of $702. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1463. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $761 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $809 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SJC to PIU flight.

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

SJC to PIU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SJC to PIU 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 $0.13, 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 $142 (14%) 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 $795. Return trip prices are from the PIU 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 PIU 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 7 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SJC to PIU

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 PIU — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $717
  • Average savings: $92 (11.37%)

See SJC to LIM flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SJC to PIU? 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 Capitan FAP Guillermo Concha Iberico Airport to Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3962 miles or 6376 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SJC to PIU flight is about 8 hour 7 minutes.

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

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


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 PIU
Destination airport name Capitan FAP Guillermo Concha Iberico Airport
City Piura
Country Peru
Latitude -5.2
Longitude -80.6


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