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Flights from San Francisco to Beijing, China Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:23 AM

San Francisco to Beijing Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:23 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Beijing. Air Canada & United frequently offer the best deals on San Francisco to Beijing flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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United
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China Airlines
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JAL
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How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to Beijing?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Beijing, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $478.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Beijing?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from San Francisco to Beijing based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from San Francisco to Beijing?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from San Francisco to Beijing.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $478 $486
7-14 days $478 $486
14-21 days $544 $486
21-30 days $478 $478
30-60 days $478 $478
60-90 days $478 $486
90+ days $478 $493

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Beijing

We've examined 23,636,053,052 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from San Francisco to Beijing is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from San Francisco to Beijing by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for San Francisco to Beijing flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September San Francisco Beijing United 9/28/16 10/5/16 0 $478
October San Francisco Beijing Air Canada 10/20/16 10/25/16 1 $478
November San Francisco Beijing United 11/1/16 11/4/16 0 $478
December San Francisco Beijing United 12/1/16 12/6/16 0 $478
January San Francisco Beijing Air China 1/4/17 1/12/17 0 $494
February San Francisco Beijing Air China 2/1/17 2/16/17 0 $494
March San Francisco Beijing United 3/2/17 3/9/17 0 $498
April San Francisco Beijing United 4/1/17 4/8/17 0 $498

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to Beijing

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from San Francisco to Beijing. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to Beijing

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 Beijing is $989.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to Beijing is $486.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from San Francisco to Beijing - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air China 2 1 2 1 2 1 2 01:30 14:50
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 10:55 10:55

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Francisco to Beijing

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 Beijing. 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 Beijing is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Beijing is $980.

San Francisco to Beijing Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from San Francisco to Beijing?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Beijing flight time is 12 hours and 12 minutes.
Question: How far is Beijing from San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Beijing is 5,897 miles (9,490 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Beijing?
Answer: There are 18 direct flights from San Francisco to Beijing.
Question: What are the most popular San Francisco airlines for direct flights from San Francisco to Beijing?
Answer: Air China provides 61% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Beijing.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Beijing?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in San Francisco flying to Beijing Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:23 AMNumber of routes searched: 150Number of itineraries searched: 1,670,815

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Francisco to Beijing? We've gathered the average price of San Francisco airlines with flights to Beijing. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

San Francisco to Beijing
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air China -
Air Canada YVR
China Southern CAN
Korean ICN
All Nippon NRT
American DFW
China Southern WUH
Delta SEA
American ORD
Air Canada YYZ
Cathay HKG
Philippine MNL
China Eastern TAO
KLM AMS
Emirates DXB
Delta DTW
Turkish IST
EVA Air TPE
JAL HND
Air France CDG
Lufthansa FRA
Etihad AUH
Singapore SIN
Swiss ZRH
All Nippon KIX
Lufthansa MUC
British Airways LHR
Air China CTU
China Eastern KMG
United EWR
Delta LAX
United IAH
Air China PVG
United IAD
Air Berlin TXL
Air Canada YUL
Air China HGH
Hawaiian HNL
Qantas SYD
SAS CPH

San Francisco to Beijing Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Francisco and Beijing. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $187

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to Seoul American, Air Canada, Air India, Finnair, JetBlue, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore, Turkish, United $431
Flights from San Francisco to Shanghai American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $489
Flights from San Francisco to Tokyo American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $449
Flights from San Francisco to Tianjin EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Delta, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana $599
Flights from San Francisco to Hong Kong American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, JetBlue, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $528
Flights from San Francisco to Bangkok American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Brussels, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam $477
Flights from San Francisco to London Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, WOW air $600
Flights from San Francisco to Delhi Jet Airways, American, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $506
Flights from San Francisco to Taipei Air Canada, Air France, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United $535
Flights from San Francisco to Qingdao Air France, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, United $533
Flights from San Francisco to Dalian Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana $640
Flights from San Francisco to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Etihad, Iberia, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic, WOW air $660
Flights from San Francisco to Shenyang Air Canada, Air France, Air China, China Southern, Delta, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, United $578
Flights from San Francisco to Manila Air France, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $467
Flights from San Francisco to Guangzhou American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Vietnam $520

Cheap International Flights to Beijing - BJS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Jose to Beijing American, Air Canada, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, All Nippon, Qatar, United $466
Flights from Sacramento to Beijing American, Air Canada, British Airways, China Airlines, Delta, Emirates, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, United $761
Flights from Oakland to Beijing American, Delta, Emirates, Hawaiian, Korean, China Eastern, Qatar $643
Flights from Reno to Beijing American, Air Canada, British Airways, Delta, JAL, Korean, Qatar, United $830
Flights from Fresno to Beijing American, British Airways, Delta, JAL, Asiana, United $794
Flights from Chico to BeijingCheck Dates
Flights from Monterey to Beijing American, United Check Dates
Flights from Modesto to BeijingCheck Dates
Flights from Oakland to TianjinCheck Dates
Flights from San Jose to Tianjin Delta, Hainan $1,042
Flights from San Jose to Tokyo American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, All Nippon, Qatar, United $759
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Beijing