The cheapest times to fly from SJC to VLC are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • September 17th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 15th and 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 VLC is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1381 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $560 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Valencia

Flying from San Jose, CA (SJC) to Valencia (VLC) will usually cost between $675 to $1156 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $701. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1179. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $479 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $849 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SJC to VLC flight.

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

SJC to VLC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SJC to VLC 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 $0.09, 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 $122 (12%) 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 $797. Return trip prices are from the VLC 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 VLC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 42 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SJC to VLC

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 VLC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (SJC > LHR > VLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $559
  • Average savings: $290 (34.16%)

See SJC to LHR flights

Hack #2: London (SJC > LGW > VLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $568
  • Average savings: $282 (33.16%)

See SJC to LGW flights

Hack #3: Barcelona (SJC > BCN > VLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $593
  • Average savings: $257 (30.21%)

See SJC to BCN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5956 miles or 9585 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SJC to VLC flight is about 11 hour 42 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from SJC to VLC.


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 VLC
Destination airport name Valencia Airport
City Valencia
Country Spain
Latitude 39.5
Longitude -0.5


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