The cheapest times to fly from YXY to SJC are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • October 22nd to April 1st (except the weeks of December 17th and December 24th)

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 YXY to SJC is early December. Prices can be as high as $901 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $476 for Wednesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to San Jose

Flying from Whitehorse (YXY) to San Jose, CA (SJC) will usually cost between $492 to $764 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $501. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $764. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $263 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $625 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YXY to SJC flight.

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

YXY to SJC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YXY to SJC flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Whitehorse. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SJC, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into YXY. 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 $76 (11%) 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 $588. Return trip prices are from the SJC to YXY 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 YXY 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 4 hour 4 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 YXY to SJC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in San Francisco, CA

  • 30 miles (48 km) away from SJC
  • Usually 23.84% less expensive than SJC
  • 1-layover flights available

See YXY to SFO flights


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

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (YXY > SEA > SJC)

  • Price for both tickets: $529
  • Average savings: $96 (15.36%)

See YXY to flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, Delta, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1712 miles or 2755 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YXY to SJC flight is about 4 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Whitehorse 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 YXY to SJC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeYXY
Origination airport nameErik Nielsen International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeSJC
Destination airport nameNorman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport
CitySan Jose, CA
Countrythe United States


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