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Cheap PEK to SFO Flights

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Beijing to San Francisco route information

Origin Airport Capital Intl.
Destination Airport San Francisco Intl.
Airlines Serving Air Canada, Air China, Air France, All Nippon Airways, American Airlines, Asiana Airlines, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Delta, EVA Airways, Hong Kong Airlines, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Philippine Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United
Flight Price $378
Distance 5,898 mi

Cheap PEK to SFO Flights

  • Question : What is the cheapest day to fly to San Francisco?
    Answer : If you are wanting to save money, look at Sep 8th. As of Aug 19th, it's showing the cheapest ticket at $443. That is 62% below the average for this route, so you can spend your savings on some souvenirs.
  • Question : How long does it take to fly from Beijing to San Francisco?
    Answer : If you are flying on Air China, your flight will be about 11 hours and 20 minutes. For example, if you were to leave Beijing at 9:00 PM CST, you would arrive in San Francisco at 4:20 PM PDT (don't forget, there is a time difference of 16 hours).
  • Question : Is there an alternative airport near San Francisco?
    Answer : Flying into SFO is not the only way to get to San Francisco. Try searching for flights to Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK) as well. Over the next two months, flights from PEK to OAK are 12% cheaper than flights from PEK to SFO. It is 12 miles away.
  • Question : How many flights are there per day from Beijing to San Francisco?
    Answer : The number does differ by the day, but on average, you can expect three different choices of flight times when you book. You won't have as many choices on this route as most other routes departing China.
  • Question : What is the cheapest airline flying from Beijing to San Francisco?
    Answer : Delta Air Lines is offering the best deal at $389. Better book quickly because prices range all the way up to $13,065 over the next three months.
  • Question : Do some days of the week have more flight times than others?
    Answer : Saturday has the greatest variety of flight times for Beijing to San Francisco with four. The day of the week with the least amount of times is Friday with only three departures.
  • Question : Can I change the date of my flight?
    Answer : Yes, you can adjust your departure date. If you wish to save a little money in doing so, the cheapest day to fly in September is Monday. You might think you're missing out leaving a day earlier, but we think of it as you just adding those savings towards a future getaway.

Beijing to San Francisco Flights

Sometimes you just need to get out of town or maybe you’re looking for a change of scenery. Regardless of the reason, a flight from Beijing to San Francisco will do just the trick! Go on, plan to see all the famous landmarks and eat your weight in the local cuisine. Your trip is beckoning, so answer the call by packing your suitcase and filling your travel itinerary with exploring San Francisco.

Whether you’re flying for business or jet-setting on your personal time, you’ve come to the right place. Here at, we’ll pair you up with PEK to SFO flights that won’t make your bank account wince. Ready to temporarily leave behind Beijing for new horizons? Browse through our cheap airfare, and filter by flight times and dates until you find just what you had in mind. From flights without layovers to ones that arrive early in the morning, you’ll come across plane tickets that suit your travel preferences. You can even bundle your flight to SFO with hotels and car rentals to score even bigger savings.

All set to hit the clouds? Book your travel arrangements with us today and have left-over money to put toward your travel outings and adventures.

Aug 28, 2018

We were waiting for 1 hr to get luggage, looks like too long

Aug 26, 2018

All good but baggage coming a day late. I was 4 hours before flight at Beijing airport checking in so don’t understand how it could have not gotten on the plane. Hopefully it arrives as planned on tomorrow’s flight to San Francisco from Beijing.

Jul 15, 2018

Thanks. Always a good experience.

Jun 16, 2018

The re-check bag system was confusing and I had to approach at least 4 different staff members, it took over an hour because I waited in a wrong line. I would suggest staff actually guide people who ask questions rather than just point to a general direction with a mob of people standing around. I also think their should be more signs or staff to direct people. When I first arrived it was very clear where the re-check bag station was, but it was closed. Perhaps having staff there to give directions would have helped. I had a 4 hr lay over so not too much of an issue, but if I had only 1-2 hrs I would have been angry and stressed.

Jun 13, 2018

Very professional at handling/shipping my dog.

Apr 14, 2018

Great service

Dec 28, 2017

Unfortunately no seat assignments unless you pay an additional $20 fee per segment. You may checkin online 24 hours before the flight but only if you have a mainline China telephone number.

Dec 12, 2017

Great flight.

Dec 1, 2017

Stolen battery charger, thanks china!

Nov 23, 2017

I like the newer plane, well designed to have a lot of functional features. The hallway is a bit small and opening to the business suite seat is small though. The food on the plane needs improvement. I tried both business class beef and chicken and they are both too tough to chew. I couldn't finish my meal. The salad served were frozen and not edible. But other than that, the flight was pretty enjoyable.

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