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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Guangzhou, CN, China - SFO to CAN Last modified: Jul 1, 2016 1:47 PM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Guangzhou Last modified: Jul 1, 2016 1:47 PM

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Air China
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Mon 8/29
1 stop
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Thu 9/15
1 stop
$579
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Air China
SFOCAN
Wed 8/31
1 stop
CANSFO
Wed 9/14
1 stop
$579
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Air China
SFOCAN
Wed 8/31
1 stop
CANSFO
Tue 9/6
1 stop
$579
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Air China
SFOCAN
Thu 9/1
1 stop
CANSFO
Thu 9/15
1 stop
$579
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Air China
SFOCAN
Thu 9/1
1 stop
CANSFO
Wed 9/14
1 stop
$579
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China Southern
SFOCAN
Thu 10/20
1 stop
CANSFO
Thu 10/27
1 stop
$604
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China Southern
SFOCAN
Thu 10/20
1 stop
CANSFO
Thu 11/3
1 stop
$604
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China Southern
SFOCAN
Thu 10/20
1 stop
CANSFO
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$604
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China Southern
SFOCAN
Thu 10/20
1 stop
CANSFO
Sat 10/29
1 stop
$604
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United
SFOCAN
Mon 8/29
1 stop
CANSFO
Thu 9/15
1 stop
$610
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United
SFOCAN
Fri 9/2
1 stop
CANSFO
Thu 9/8
1 stop
$610
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United
SFOCAN
Sun 9/4
1 stop
CANSFO
Tue 9/20
1 stop
$610
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United
SFOCAN
Tue 9/6
1 stop
CANSFO
Tue 9/20
1 stop
$610
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United
SFOCAN
Thu 9/15
1 stop
CANSFO
Tue 9/20
1 stop
$610
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China Eastern
SFOCAN
Mon 8/29
1 stop
CANSFO
Thu 9/15
1 stop
$616
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Hainan
SFOCAN
Thu 9/15
2 stops
CANSFO
Thu 9/22
2 stops
$628
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Hainan
SFOCAN
Wed 9/21
2 stops
CANSFO
Sat 10/8
2 stops
$628
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Hainan
SFOCAN
Mon 10/3
2 stops
CANSFO
Mon 10/17
2 stops
$628
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Hainan
SFOCAN
Thu 10/20
2 stops
CANSFO
Tue 10/25
2 stops
$628
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Hainan
SFOCAN
Thu 10/20
2 stops
CANSFO
Mon 10/24
2 stops
$628
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American
SFOCAN
Sun 10/16
2 stops
CANSFO
Sun 10/30
2 stops
$659
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American
SFOCAN
Mon 10/17
2 stops
CANSFO
Mon 10/31
2 stops
$659
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American
SFOCAN
Tue 10/18
2 stops
CANSFO
Tue 11/1
2 stops
$659
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American
SFOCAN
Thu 10/20
2 stops
CANSFO
Thu 11/3
2 stops
$659
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American
SFOCAN
Wed 10/26
2 stops
CANSFO
Thu 11/10
2 stops
$659
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Hawaiian
SFOCAN
Thu 7/14
2 stops
CANSFO
Sat 7/23
2 stops
$1,547
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to Guangzhou (SFO to CAN)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Guangzhou, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $587.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to Guangzhou (SFO to CAN)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Francisco to Guangzhou 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 Guangzhou

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $1,309 $611
7-14 days $1,199 $611
14-21 days $1,199 $952
21-30 days $1,309 $1,031
30-60 days $1,134 $579
60-90 days $774 $579
90+ days $634 $579

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Guangzhou

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$579 $579 $579 $579 $604 $604 $579

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Guangzhou

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July San Francisco Guangzhou United 7/4/16 7/12/16 1 $611
August San Francisco Guangzhou Air China 8/29/16 9/15/16 1 $579
September San Francisco Guangzhou Air China 9/1/16 9/5/16 1 $579
October San Francisco Guangzhou Air China 10/2/16 10/9/16 1 $579
November San Francisco Guangzhou Air China 11/3/16 11/10/16 1 $579
December San Francisco Guangzhou Air China 12/1/16 12/18/16 1 $579
January San Francisco Guangzhou Air China 1/1/17 1/10/17 1 $579
February San Francisco Guangzhou United 2/13/17 2/24/17 1 $621

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from San Francisco to Guangzhou (SFO to CAN)

Your San Francisco to Guangzhou 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 Guangzhou is $618.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Guangzhou is $784.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from San Francisco to Guangzhou
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
China Southern 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 23:55 23:55

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from San Francisco to Guangzhou (SFO to CAN)

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 Guangzhou. 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 Guangzhou is $853.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Guangzhou is $618.

San Francisco to Guangzhou Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to Guangzhou?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Guangzhou flight time is 14 hours and 20 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Francisco and Guangzhou?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Guangzhou is 6882 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Guangzhou?
Answer: There are 4 direct flights from San Francisco to Guangzhou.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Guangzhou?
Answer: China Southern Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Guangzhou.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Guangzhou?
Answer: Seoul, KR

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in San Francisco and Guangzhou, 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

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to Hong Kong American, Alaska, JetBlue, Cathay, Hawaiian, Hong Kong, Singapore, United $593
San Francisco to Shenzhen Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, United $609
San Francisco to Bangkok American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Bangkok, Thai, United $648
San Francisco to Shanghai Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, United $553
San Francisco to Macau American, Alaska, Hawaiian, United $1,355
San Francisco to Taipei American, Mandarin, Alaska, JetBlue, EVA Air, China Airlines, Hawaiian, United $497
San Francisco to Tokyo American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, JAL, All Nippon, United, Virgin America, Island Air $812
San Francisco to Manila American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Philippine, United $563
San Francisco to Beijing Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, United, Virgin America $524
San Francisco to Seoul American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Korean, Asiana, Singapore, United, Virgin America $627
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 $674
San Francisco to Delhi Jet Airways, American, Air India, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, United $696
San Francisco to Zhuhai Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, United $739
San Francisco to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, 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 Hanoi American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, United, Vietnam $593
San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, United, Vietnam $579
San Francisco to Singapore American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Singapore, United $647

Cheap International Flights to Guangzhou - CAN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Oakland to Guangzhou American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, China Eastern, United $1,350
Sacramento to Guangzhou American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, China Eastern, United $2,423
San Jose to Guangzhou American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, China Eastern, United $553
Reno to Guangzhou American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, United Check Dates
Fresno to Guangzhou American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, United Check Dates
San Jose to Hong Kong American, Alaska, JetBlue, Cathay, Hawaiian, Hong Kong, United $593
Sacramento to Hong Kong American, Alaska, Cathay, Hawaiian, United $999
Oakland to Hong Kong American, Alaska, JetBlue, Cathay, Hawaiian, United $611
Reno to Hong Kong American, Alaska, Cathay, United $798
San Jose to Shenzhen Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, United $553
Sacramento to Shenzhen American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, China Eastern, United Check Dates
Fresno to Hong Kong American, Alaska, Cathay, United $859
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Guangzhou, CN, China, from $579 Round trip from SFO to CAN