The cheapest times to fly from STX to PLW are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • May 14th to August 19th
  • November 12th to December 9th

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 STX to PLW is mid August. Prices can be as high as $19200 for Saturday flights during mid March, or as low as $8026 for Sunday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Palu City

Flying from Christiansted, VI (STX) to Palu (PLW) will usually cost between $8744 to $16100 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 $8256. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $14516. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $6260 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $9811 can be considered a good price for a round-trip STX to PLW flight.

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

STX to PLW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the STX to PLW flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Saint Croix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.54, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PLW. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Palu City. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1051 (8%) 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 $10584. Return trip prices are from the PLW to STX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from STX to PLW can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 21 hour 12 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking STX to PLW

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 STX to PLW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Jakarta (STX > CGK > PLW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1741
  • Average savings: $8070 (82.25%)

See STX to CGK flights

Hack #2: Surabaya (STX > SUB > PLW)

  • Price for both tickets: $2055
  • Average savings: $7756 (79.05%)

See STX to SUB flights

Hack #3: Washington, DC (STX > IAD > PLW)

  • Price for both tickets: $3571
  • Average savings: $6240 (63.6%)

See STX to IAD flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from STX to PLW? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Bangkok Airways, Batik Air, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Garuda Indonesia, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Vistara, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Palu Celebes-Mutiara Indon. Airport to Henry E. Rohlsen Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 11232 miles or 18076 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from STX to PLW?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop STX to PLW flight is about 21 hour 12 minutes.

How many flights go between Christiansted, VI and Palu?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 24 available flights from STX to PLW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code STX
Origination airport name Henry E. Rohlsen Airport
City Christiansted, VI
Country the United States
Latitude 17.7
Longitude -64.8

Return Airport

Destination code PLW
Destination airport name Palu Celebes-Mutiara Indon. Airport
City Palu
Country Indonesia
Latitude -0.9
Longitude 119.9


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