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Cheap flights from Auckland to San Francisco International

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The best prices from Auckland to San Francisco International are usually found in August or March, booked 13 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Auckland (AKL) to San Francisco International (SFO)

All the information you need to plan the best AKL to SFO flight in 2021: compare Auckland to San Francisco International flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco International.
AKL - SFO
Price
$1,070 - $1,476

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$1,070

From Auckland to San Francisco International

One-way from

$923

One-way flight from Auckland to San Francisco International

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Auckland to San Francisco International?

Wednesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 7%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Auckland to San Francisco International?

Find a great deal and save up to 2% by booking at least 14 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Auckland to San Francisco International within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,215.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Auckland to San Francisco International?

Flights from Auckland to San Francisco International lean towards being more expensive in January. Prices are generally better when you fly from Auckland to San Francisco International in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $834.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Auckland to San Francisco International (AKL - SFO)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Auckland to San Francisco International at midday. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 6% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Auckland to San Francisco International in May, June 2021

The best prices found for AKL to SFO flights in May, June
15 May - 22 May
$2,206pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
25 Jun - 22 Jul
$2,290pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
25 Jun - 22 Jul
$2,334pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl

Auckland to San Francisco International 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco International from Auckland found for this year
11 Sep - 5 Dec
$1,387pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
18 Sep - 31 Oct
$1,421pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
8 Nov - 9 Nov
$1,445pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Hawaiian Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Hawaiian Airlines
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl

Direct flights to San Francisco International from Auckland

Save time with Auckland to San Francisco International direct flight deals
8 Nov - 9 Nov
$2,329pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
8 Nov - 9 Nov
$2,339pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
11 Sep - 5 Dec
$4,762pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
Direct
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Air New Zealand
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl

One-way flights to San Francisco International from Auckland

The cheapest one-way flights from Auckland to San Francisco International
02:35 - 09:45
Qantas Airways
2 stops
26h 10m
AKL - SFO
Qantas Airways
$923
Kiwi.com
09:45 - 18:45
Cathay Pacific
1 stop
28h 00m
AKL - SFO
Cathay Pacific
$1,391
Cathay Pacific
15:40 - 05:42
Air New Zealand
1 stop
33h 02m
AKL - SFO
Air New Zealand
$1,583
KAYAK

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Flight FAQs

From Auckland to San Francisco International

Can I find flights from Auckland to San Francisco International for under $1,524 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to San Francisco International for under $1,524. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,387, but on average you can expect to pay $1,769.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Auckland Intl to San Francisco to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alaska Airlines is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Auckland Intl to San Francisco are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Auckland Intl to San Francisco have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Auckland Intl to San Francisco that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Air New Zealand, Qantas Airways, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are there direct flights from Auckland to San Francisco International for under $2,355 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 3 direct flights from Auckland to San Francisco International under $2,355. A good price for a direct flight from Auckland to San Francisco International is less than $3,142.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Auckland Intl to San Francisco was viewed by 3,086 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Auckland or San Francisco?

The rainfall in Auckland is generally same as the rainfall in San Francisco. This will continue over the next 9 days.

Is Auckland weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

With an average temperature of 25 °C, peak weather can be found in September. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in San Francisco are hotter than in Auckland.

How long does is the flight from Auckland to San Francisco International?

For as low as $2,070, Air New Zealand can have you in San Francisco International from Auckland in 12h 10m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Auckland to San Francisco International return?

According to our current data, Hawaiian Airlines ($1,446), Qantas Airways ($1,526), and Air New Zealand ($2,070) offers the cheapest pricing from Auckland to San Francisco International.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Auckland to San Francisco International one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Qantas Airways, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $744. Air New Zealand flights start at $772 while deals on Cathay Pacific start at $1,391 one-way.

Alternative routes for Auckland to San Francisco International

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for San Francisco International

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Auckland to San Francisco International.
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Flight duration
12h 37m

Airports servicing Auckland

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 9 airlines flying from Auckland to San Francisco International

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Auckland to San Francisco International choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Fiji Airways
$586 $814 No cancel fee 74%
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Qantas Airways
$634 $880 No cancel fee 74%
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Hawaiian Airlines
$620 $896 No cancel fee 85%
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Virgin Australia
$776 $908 No cancel fee 80%
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Air China
$842 $955 No cancel fee 67%
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American Airlines
$650 $967 No cancel fee 71%
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Air New Zealand
$489 $1,047 No cancel fee 78%
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United Airlines
$741 $1,052 No cancel fee 69%
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Cathay Pacific
$1,025 $1,171 No cancel fee 72%
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