The cheapest times to fly from SJC to UTP are

  • April 16th to October 14th

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 UTP is late May. Prices can be as high as $5292 for Thursday flights during mid January, or as low as $1220 for Sunday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Pattaya City

Flying from San Jose, CA (SJC) to Utapao (UTP) will usually cost between $1515 to $4967 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $2640. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid January, with an average price of $4599. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1959 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3868 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SJC to UTP flight.

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

SJC to UTP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SJC to UTP 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 $0.3, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to UTP, and Friday the cheapest day to fly back into SJC. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Pattaya City, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to San Jose. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1729 (34%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2972. Return trip prices are from the UTP 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 UTP can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 22 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 UTP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Suvarnabhumi International Airport (BKK) in Bangkok

  • 71 miles (114 km) away from UTP
  • Usually 79.32% less expensive than UTP
  • 1-layover flights available

See SJC to BKK flights


Flight Hacking SJC to UTP

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 UTP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Chiang Mai (SJC > CNX > UTP)

  • Price for both tickets: $999
  • Average savings: $2870 (74.19%)

See SJC to CNX flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1002
  • Average savings: $2867 (74.11%)

See SJC to KUL flights

Hack #3: Phuket (SJC > HKT > UTP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1171
  • Average savings: $2697 (69.73%)

See SJC to HKT flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: American, ANA, Bangkok Airways, British Airways, Emirates, Hainan, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from U-Tapao Pattaya International Airport to Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7996 miles or 12868 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SJC to UTP flight is about 15 hour 22 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from SJC to UTP.


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 codeUTP
Destination airport nameU-Tapao Pattaya International Airport


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