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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi, AE, United Arab Emirates - SFO to AUH Last modified: May 27, 2016 7:53 AM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi Last modified: May 27, 2016 7:53 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 1, 2016 Jun 8, 2016 $1,125
Jun 6, 2016 Jun 13, 2016 $1,125
Jun 7, 2016 Jun 14, 2016 $1,125
Etihad Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 5, 2016 Sep 18, 2016 $883
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 8, 2016 Jun 23, 2016 $4,906

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi (SFO to AUH)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $1,075.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi (SFO to AUH)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $1,830 $1,293
7-14 days $1,454 $1,002
14-21 days $1,279 $1,283
21-30 days $1,204 $1,258
30-60 days $1,533 $1,247
60-90 days $1,117 $1,012
90+ days $883 $843

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$1,067 $1,012 $1,012 $1,002 $1,097 $1,137 $1,197

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May San Francisco Abu Dhabi American 5/30/16 6/6/16 2 $1,402
June San Francisco Abu Dhabi Etihad 6/9/16 6/16/16 1 $1,002
July San Francisco Abu Dhabi American 7/18/16 7/25/16 2 $1,134
August San Francisco Abu Dhabi Etihad 8/30/16 9/6/16 1 $1,002
September San Francisco Abu Dhabi Etihad 9/5/16 9/18/16 0 $883
October San Francisco Abu Dhabi Etihad 10/11/16 10/18/16 0 $947
November San Francisco Abu Dhabi Etihad 11/17/16 12/5/16 1 $952
December San Francisco Abu Dhabi American 12/7/16 12/19/16 1 $1,120

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$2,799
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$2,799
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$2,215
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$2,215

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi (SFO to AUH)

Your San Francisco to Abu Dhabi flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi is $1,213.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi is $1,540.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi.

Nonstop Flight Details from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Etihad 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 09:40 09:40

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi (SFO to AUH)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi is $2,163.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi is $1,213.

San Francisco to Abu Dhabi Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Abu Dhabi flight time is 15 hours and 55 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Francisco and Abu Dhabi?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi is 8142 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi?
Answer: Etihad Airways provides 100% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Abu Dhabi.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi?
Answer: Amsterdam, NL

Airlines Flying from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi (SFO to AUH) Number of flights searched: 419Last modified: May 27, 2016 7:53 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi.

San Francisco to Abu Dhabi
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air Berlin DUS X X X X X
British Airways LHR X X X X X X X
Etihad - X X X X X X X
KLM AMS X X X X X X X
Philippine MNL X X X X X X X
Turkish IST X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in San Francisco and Abu Dhabi, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $337
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $208
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $132
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $208

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to Dubai American, Alaska, JetBlue, Emirates, Etihad, United $627
San Francisco to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight, Great Lakes $963
San Francisco to Delhi Jet Airways, American, Air India, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, United $835
San Francisco to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, OpenSkies, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $808
San Francisco to Mumbai Jet Airways, American, Air India, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, United $798
San Francisco to Doha American, Alaska, Qatar, United $974
San Francisco to Bangkok American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Bangkok, Thai, United $714
San Francisco to Istanbul American, Alaska, Atlasjet, Turkish, United, SunExpress $868
San Francisco to Bahrain American, Gulf Air, United $1,152
San Francisco to Tokyo American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, JAL, All Nippon, United, Virgin America, Island Air $905
San Francisco to Hong Kong American, Alaska, JetBlue, Cathay, Hawaiian, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Singapore, United $664
San Francisco to Muscat American, United, Oman Air $897
San Francisco to Bangalore Jet Airways, American, Air India, Alaska, JetBlue, United $872
San Francisco to Beijing American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, United, Virgin America, Shenzhen $534
San Francisco to Riyadh American, Alaska, Saudi Arabian, United, flynas $1,140
San Francisco to Tehran American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $823
San Francisco to Hyderabad Jet Airways, American, Air India, Alaska, United $706
San Francisco to Karachi American, JetBlue, Pakistan, United $992
San Francisco to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Sun Country, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $945

Cheap International Flights to Abu Dhabi - AUH

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sacramento to Abu Dhabi American, Emirates, Etihad, United $1,365
San Jose to Abu Dhabi American, Alaska, Etihad, United $1,803
Sacramento to Dubai American, Alaska, JetBlue, Emirates, United $1,296
San Jose to Dubai American, Alaska, JetBlue, Emirates, Etihad, United $1,022
Oakland to Dubai American, Alaska, JetBlue, Emirates, Etihad, Hawaiian, United $1,094
Fresno to Dubai American, Alaska, Emirates, Etihad, United $1,600
Reno to Dubai American, Alaska, JetBlue, Emirates, United $1,191
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Abu Dhabi, AE, United Arab Emirates, from $883 Round trip from SFO to AUH