The cheapest times to fly from YYC to SNU are

  • January 8th to August 5th (except the weeks of February 12th, March 12th, March 26th, April 9th, April 23rd, May 21st, and June 25th)
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 YYC to SNU is late January. Prices can be as high as $1278 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $538 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Santa Clara

Flying from Calgary (YYC) to Santa Clara (SNU) will usually cost between $547 to $949 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $559. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $957. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $398 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $642 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YYC to SNU flight.

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

YYC to SNU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YYC to SNU flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Calgary. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SNU, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into YYC. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Santa Clara, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Calgary. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $586 (32%) 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 $606. Return trip prices are from the SNU to YYC 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 YYC to SNU can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 49 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 YYC to SNU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Juan Gualberto Gomez International Airport (VRA) in Varadero

  • 102 miles (164 km) away from SNU
  • Usually 7.94% less expensive than SNU
  • Nonstop flights available

See YYC to VRA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from YYC to SNU? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air Transat, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Abel Santamaria International Airport to Calgary International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2688 miles or 4326 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from YYC to SNU?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YYC to SNU flight is about 5 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Calgary and Santa Clara?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 34 available flights from YYC to SNU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeYYC
Origination airport nameCalgary International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeSNU
Destination airport nameAbel Santamaria International Airport
CitySanta Clara


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