The cheapest times to fly from SZG to SJC are
- September 17th to October 7th
- October 29th to May 13th (except the weeks of December 10th, December 17th, February 5th, April 2nd, and April 30th)
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 SZG to SJC is early to mid March. Prices can be as high as $1495 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $817 for Tuesday flights around early to mid March.
When to Fly to San Jose
Flying from Salzburg (SZG) to San Jose, CA (SJC) will usually cost between $866 to $1313 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid March with an average ticket price of $867. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1323. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $456 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1012 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SZG to SJC flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SZG to SJC route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SZG to SJC flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Salzburg. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SJC, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into SZG. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to San Jose, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Salzburg. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $146 (10%) 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 $996. Return trip prices are from the SJC to SZG flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from SZG to SJC 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 39 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 SZG to SJC while comparing.
- 30 miles (48 km) away from SJC
- Usually 23.92% less expensive than SJC
- 1-layover flights available
- 94 miles (151 km) away from SJC
- Usually 1.43% less expensive than SJC
- 2-layover flights available
- 128 miles (206 km) away from SJC
- Usually 0.79% less expensive than SJC
- 2-layover flights available
Flight Hacking SZG to SJC
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 SZG to SJC — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $615
- Average savings: $397 (39.2%)
- Price for both tickets: $620
- Average savings: $392 (38.7%)
- Price for both tickets: $628
- Average savings: $384 (37.96%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SZG to SJC? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport to Salzburg Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 5930 miles or 9543 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SZG to SJC?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SZG to SJC flight is about 11 hour 39 minutes.
How many flights go between Salzburg and San Jose, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from SZG to SJC.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Salzburg Airport|
|Destination airport name||Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport|
|City||San Jose, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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