Airfare to Santiago, Chile

 
Depart
 
Return
  
Include Hotels for the Best Deals
 


Lowest Daily Fares From the US to Santiago     (Updated 31 Jul 2014)

The capital of Chile, Santiago has a number of city attractions. Spend the day exploring the large Parque Metropolitano, strolling around Santiago Centro, and party the night away in Barrio Bellavista.

Airfare to Santiago will be the cheapest on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursday. Mondays are popular with business travellers and weekends are key dates for holidaymakers wanting the longest trips possible – avoid these dates.

Also consider flights into Buenos Aires, Argentina. To get between the cities, you can grab a spot on a train, bus or flight. Look for cheap flights on no frills airlines. Although it will take longer to reach your destination, a bus or train could save you enough cash to make it worth your while.

Another possible money-saving tip is to look for flights that go through Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, or another major gateway city instead of flying direct. Because there are more flights – and competition – from these cities on low budget airlines, you can save some cash over flying non-stop to your destination. It is very common to layover in one of these main cities.

Finally, consider traveling on a lesser-known carrier. LAN Airlines is the national airline. However, TACA, Swiss International Air Lines and other airlines also stop in Santiago.

The most expensive air tickets to Santiago are found during peak holiday travel times, such as the New Year. Also be aware of national events or festivals, which can also cause ticket prices to rise.

Summary of Money Saving Tips:

  • Fly mid-week
  • Book your holiday during the off-peak season
  • Consider flying into Buenos Aires, Argentina and traveling overland to Santiago via train or bus
  • Look for flights that go through large cities, with many flights
  • Check out carriers besides the national airline – they may undercut the monopolistic competition

For more information on Santiago, check out BootsnAll’s Santiago Travel Guide.



1 (503) 528-1005

© 2014 BootsnAll Travel Network, LLC. All Rights Reserved.