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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Beijing, CN, China - SFO to BJS Last modified: Jun 29, 2016 7:39 AM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Beijing Last modified: Jun 29, 2016 7:39 AM

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Hainan
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Thu 9/1
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Sun 9/11
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Thu 9/1
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Mon 9/12
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Sun 9/4
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Sun 9/11
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Air China
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Sun 8/21
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Sat 8/27
nonstop
$554
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Air China
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Sun 8/21
nonstop
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Wed 8/31
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$554
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Air China
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Sun 8/21
nonstop
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Thu 9/1
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$554
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Air China
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Fri 9/2
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Air China
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Sun 8/21
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Sat 9/3
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United
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Mon 7/18
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Mon 7/25
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$558
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United
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Tue 7/19
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Sun 7/24
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United
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Tue 8/23
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Mon 9/5
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United
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Tue 8/23
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Tue 9/6
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United
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Tue 8/23
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Wed 9/7
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American
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Tue 8/30
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Wed 9/14
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China Southern
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Tue 9/20
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Sat 10/8
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$579
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China Southern
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Thu 9/22
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Wed 10/5
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China Southern
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Wed 10/5
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China Southern
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Thu 9/29
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Wed 10/5
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China Southern
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Thu 9/29
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Thu 10/6
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China Eastern
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Mon 9/5
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China Eastern
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Wed 9/7
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China Eastern
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Thu 9/8
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China Eastern
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Fri 9/9
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China Eastern
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Thu 9/1
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Mon 9/12
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Hawaiian
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Sun 8/28
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Sun 9/4
1 stop
$1,187
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Hawaiian
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Thu 10/20
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Wed 11/2
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$1,187
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Alaska
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Fri 7/15
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Wed 7/20
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to Beijing (SFO to BJS)?

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 $554.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to Beijing (SFO to BJS)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane 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 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 Beijing

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $608 $616
7-14 days $608 $616
14-21 days $558 $566
21-30 days $896 $941
30-60 days $554 $564
60-90 days $554 $553
90+ days $554 $553

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Beijing

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$553 $553 $553 $553 $553 $554 $553

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Beijing

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June San Francisco Beijing Air China 6/29/16 7/8/16 0 $1,144
July San Francisco Beijing United 7/18/16 7/25/16 0 $558
August San Francisco Beijing Air China 8/21/16 8/27/16 0 $554
September San Francisco Beijing Hainan 9/1/16 9/11/16 1 $553
October San Francisco Beijing Hainan 10/1/16 10/8/16 1 $553
November San Francisco Beijing Hainan 11/5/16 11/13/16 1 $553
December San Francisco Beijing Hainan 12/2/16 12/16/16 1 $553
January San Francisco Beijing China Southern 1/21/17 2/7/17 1 $579

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

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 Beijing.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$1,409
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$1,409 $1,119
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$1,119 $994
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$994 $896
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$896 $1,294
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$1,294

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from San Francisco to Beijing (SFO to BJS)

Your San Francisco to Beijing 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 Beijing is $690.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Beijing is $616.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from San Francisco to Beijing
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air China 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 14:50 14:50
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 11:15 11:15

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from San Francisco to Beijing (SFO to BJS)

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 $669.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Beijing is $668.

San Francisco to Beijing Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to Beijing?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Beijing flight time is 12 hours and 5 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Francisco and Beijing?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Beijing is 5897 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Beijing?
Answer: There are 14 direct flights from San Francisco to Beijing.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Beijing?
Answer: Air China provides 50% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Beijing.

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in San Francisco and Beijing, 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, Hawaiian, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $291
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $107
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $227
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $223

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to Seoul American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Korean, Asiana, Singapore, United, Virgin America $626
San Francisco to Shanghai Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, United $553
San Francisco to Tokyo American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, JAL, All Nippon, United, Virgin America, Island Air $941
San Francisco to Tianjin Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, United $1,129
San Francisco to Hong Kong American, Alaska, JetBlue, Cathay, Hawaiian, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Singapore, United $637
San Francisco to Bangkok American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Bangkok, Thai, United $648
San Francisco to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Pullmantur Air, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $639
San Francisco to Delhi Jet Airways, American, Air India, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, United $696
San Francisco to Taipei American, Alaska, JetBlue, EVA Air, China Airlines, Hawaiian, United $672
San Francisco to Qingdao American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, United $649
San Francisco to Dalian American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, United $638
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, Corsair, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight, Aigle Azur $638
San Francisco to Shenyang Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, United $614
San Francisco to Manila American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Philippine, United $563
San Francisco to Guangzhou Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, United $579

Cheap International Flights to Beijing - BJS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Jose to Beijing American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, China Eastern, United $538
Sacramento to Beijing American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, China Eastern, United $829
Oakland to Beijing American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, China Eastern, United $623
Reno to Beijing American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, China Eastern, United $841
Fresno to Beijing American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, China Eastern, United $1,062
Chico to BeijingCheck Dates
Monterey to Beijing American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, China Eastern, United Check Dates
Modesto to BeijingCheck Dates
Oakland to Tianjin American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, China Eastern, United Check Dates
San Jose to Tianjin American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, United Check Dates
San Jose to Tokyo American, Alaska, Hawaiian, JAL, All Nippon, United, Island Air $857
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Beijing, CN, China, from $553 Round trip from SFO to BJS