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How to find the cheapest flight from
Queenstown (ZQN) to San Francisco (SFO)

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Queenstown to San Francisco?

Travellers have found that booking a Sunday departure is the best way to save up to 26% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Queenstown to San Francisco, book at least 14 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 2% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1,249 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,300.

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

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to San Francisco from Queenstown. Prices for August average $1,295 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $857. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of January. Opting for a August flight can save you 17% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from Queenstown to San Francisco (ZQN - SFO)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Queenstown to San Francisco in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 17% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

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Flight FAQs

From Queenstown to San Francisco

Can I find flights from Queenstown to San Francisco for under $1,851 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Queenstown to San Francisco for under $1,851. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $1,817, but on average you can expect to pay $1,834.

Which airlines flying from Queenstown Intl to San Francisco have flexible changes due to COVID-19?

One of the carriers operating flights from Queenstown Intl to San Francisco that may be offering flexible change policies is Air New Zealand. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are there direct flights from Queenstown to San Francisco for under $1,851 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Queenstown to San Francisco, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Queenstown Intl to San Francisco have been viewed 19 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Queenstown or San Francisco?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Queenstown is roughly greater than that of San Francisco. You can assume this to be the case over the next 16 days.

How long does is the flight from Queenstown to San Francisco?

There are many flights that can get you from Queenstown to San Francisco in 15h 35m. Fly via United Airlines or Air New Zealand to get the fastest option.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Queenstown to San Francisco is United Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $1,817 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Air New Zealand, starting at $1,844.

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Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Queenstown to San Francisco
Today's exchange rate
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Average temperature for November in San Francisco
18.0 °C
Avg rainfall for November in San Francisco
44.0 mm

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