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The best prices from Auckland to San Francisco are usually found in February or November, booked 42 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Monday and return on a Friday

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

AKL - SFO
Price
$1,085 - $1,947
SFO
Temperature
15 - 25 °C
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 120 mm

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 27% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$1,085

From Auckland to San Francisco

One-way from

$966

One-way flight from Auckland to San Francisco

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?

Users have found that leaving on a Wednesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 7% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Auckland to San Francisco at least 42 days early can save you up to 5% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 42 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Auckland to San Francisco for as little as $1,507 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $1,542 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in January. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to San Francisco. Flights to San Francisco from Auckland in February are about $1,488 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $737.

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

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 4% on flights from Auckland to San Francisco by exploring options for tickets at midday.

Cheap flights from Auckland to San Francisco in October, November 2020

The best prices found for AKL to SFO flights in October, November
22 Oct - 31 Oct
$3,204pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Air New Zealand
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
10 Nov - 28 Nov
$3,803pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
22 Oct - 28 Oct
$4,103pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl

Auckland to San Francisco 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Auckland found for this year
11 Dec - 7 Jan
$1,754pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl
11 Dec - 7 Jan
$1,808pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Cathay Pacific
   
2 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
20 Dec - 10 Jan
$1,942pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl

Direct flights to San Francisco from Auckland

Save time with Auckland to San Francisco direct flight deals
29 Mar - 3 Apr
$1,353pp
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 from Auckland

The cheapest one-way flights from Auckland to San Francisco
11:10 - 07:09
Delta
2 stops
40h 59m
AKL - SFO
Delta
$966
Delta
10:00 - 04:45
Cathay Pacific
1 stop
39h 45m
AKL - SFO
Cathay Pacific
13:15 - 03:20
United Airlines
1 stop
35h 05m
AKL - SFO
United Airlines
$1,248
United

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Auckland to San Francisco flights.

Flight FAQs

From Auckland to San Francisco

Can I find flights from Auckland to San Francisco for under $1,356 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Auckland to San Francisco for under $1,356. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $1,353, but on average you can expect to pay $1,973.

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 and Hawaiian Airlines are some airlines that have done so. 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, United Airlines, and Hawaiian 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 for under $1,356 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 1 direct flight from Auckland to San Francisco under $1,356. A good price for a direct flight from Auckland to San Francisco is less than $1,353.

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 7 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?

A quick flight from Auckland to San Francisco can take about 12h 10m. Air New Zealand provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $1,354. 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 return?

Flying on Air New Zealand is currently your cheapest option to San Francisco, with prices starting at $1,354. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Qantas Airways and Cathay Pacific, with the lowest prices starting at $1,391 and $1,595, respectively. Air New Zealand is 9% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with United Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $847. Delta flights start at $957 while deals on Cathay Pacific start at $1,046 one-way.

Alternative routes for Auckland to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Auckland to San Francisco
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.67
Flight duration
12h 40m
Average temperature for October in San Francisco
22.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in San Francisco
30.0 mm

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