The cheapest times to fly from SJU to FAY are

  • January 8th to February 18th (except the week of February 5th)
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • July 9th to November 18th

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 SJU to FAY is mid August. Prices can be as high as $1143 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $443 for Wednesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Fayetteville

Flying from San Juan, PR (SJU) to Fayetteville, NC (FAY) will usually cost between $461 to $787 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $473. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $798. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $324 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $548 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SJU to FAY flight.

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

SJU to FAY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SJU to FAY flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from San Juan. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FAY, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SJU. Sundays 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 $184 (27%) 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 $494. Return trip prices are from the FAY to SJU 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 SJU to FAY can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 29 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 SJU to FAY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in Raleigh/Durham, NC

  • 61 miles (98 km) away from FAY
  • Usually 24.27% less expensive than FAY
  • Nonstop flights available

See SJU to RDU flights

Destination alternative #2: Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR) in Myrtle Beach, SC

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from FAY
  • Usually 12.86% less expensive than FAY
  • 1-layover flights available

See SJU to MYR flights

Destination alternative #3: Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) in Charlotte, NC

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from FAY
  • Usually 12.50% less expensive than FAY
  • Nonstop flights available

See SJU to CLT flights

Destination alternative #4: Wilmington International Airport (ILM) in Wilmington, NC

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from FAY
  • Usually 0.36% less expensive than FAY
  • 1-layover flights available

See SJU to ILM flights


Flight Hacking SJU to FAY

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 SJU to FAY — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Tampa, FL (SJU > TPA > FAY)

  • Price for both tickets: $508
  • Average savings: $40 (7.3%)

See SJU to TPA flights

Hack #2: Fort Lauderdale, FL (SJU > FLL > FAY)

  • Price for both tickets: $546
  • Average savings: $3 (0.46%)

See SJU to FLL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SJU to FAY? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Fayetteville Regional/Grannis Field Airport to Luis Munoz Marin International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1389 miles or 2235 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SJU to FAY?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SJU to FAY flight is about 3 hour 29 minutes.

How many flights go between San Juan, PR and Fayetteville, NC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 85 available flights from SJU to FAY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSJU
Origination airport nameLuis Munoz Marin International Airport
CitySan Juan, PR
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeFAY
Destination airport nameFayetteville Regional/Grannis Field Airport
CityFayetteville, NC
Countrythe United States


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