The cheapest times to fly from SVA to SUN are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • June 4th to July 15th (except the week of June 25th)
  • August 13th to September 9th
  • October 1st to December 16th (except the weeks of October 8th, November 19th, and November 26th)

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 SVA to SUN is early January. Prices can be as high as $2168 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $1420 for Tuesday flights around early January.


When to Fly to Sun Valley

Flying from Savoonga, AK (SVA) to Sun Valley/Hailey/Ketchum, ID (SUN) will usually cost between $1441 to $1882 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early January with an average ticket price of $1455. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1916. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $461 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1577 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SVA to SUN flight.

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

SVA to SUN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SVA to SUN flight is more expensive than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Savoonga. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.38, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SUN, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into SVA. 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 $79 (5%) 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 $1585. Return trip prices are from the SUN to SVA 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 SVA to SUN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 37 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from SVA to SUN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Boise Air Terminal Airport (BOI) in Boise, ID

  • 97 miles (156 km) away from SUN
  • Usually 14.24% less expensive than SUN
  • Nonstop flights available

See SVA to BOI flights


Flight Hacking SVA to SUN

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 SVA to SUN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Anchorage, AK (SVA > ANC > SUN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1448
  • Average savings: $129 (8.15%)

See SVA to ANC flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (SVA > SEA > SUN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1466
  • Average savings: $111 (7.01%)

See SVA to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SVA to SUN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Ravn Alaska, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Friedman Memorial Airport to Savoonga Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2574 miles or 4142 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SVA to SUN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SVA to SUN flight is about 5 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Savoonga, AK and Sun Valley/Hailey/Ketchum, ID?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from SVA to SUN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SVA
Origination airport name Savoonga Airport
City Savoonga, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 63.7
Longitude -170.5

Return Airport

Destination code SUN
Destination airport name Friedman Memorial Airport
City Sun Valley/Hailey/Ketchum, ID
Country the United States
Latitude 43.5
Longitude -114.3


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