The cheapest times to fly from TIF to SJC are

  • late January
  • March 19th to August 5th

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 TIF to SJC is late April. Prices can be as high as $8877 for Monday flights during mid November, or as low as $1123 for Friday flights around late April.


When to Fly to San Jose

Flying from Taif (TIF) to San Jose, CA (SJC) will usually cost between $1231 to $7216 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late April with an average ticket price of $1851. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid November, with an average price of $5631. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3780 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2194 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TIF to SJC flight.

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

TIF to SJC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TIF to SJC flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Taif. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SJC, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into TIF. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to San Jose, and Tuesdays are the most expensive days to return to Taif. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2336 (42%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2275. Return trip prices are from the SJC to TIF 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 TIF to SJC can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 46 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking TIF 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 TIF to SJC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (TIF > IST > SJC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1026
  • Average savings: $1168 (53.24%)

See TIF to CAI flights

Hack #2: Cairo (TIF > CAI > SJC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1163
  • Average savings: $1032 (47.01%)

See TIF to IST flights

Hack #3: Riyadh (TIF > RUH > SJC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1439
  • Average savings: $756 (34.43%)

See TIF to RUH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8212 miles or 13216 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TIF to SJC flight is about 15 hour 46 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from TIF to SJC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code TIF
Origination airport name Taif International Airport
City Taif
Country Saudi Arabia
Latitude 21.5
Longitude 40.5

Return Airport

Destination code SJC
Destination airport name Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport
City San Jose, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.4
Longitude -121.9


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