Cheap flights from South Island to San Francisco

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What is the cheapest month to fly from South Island to San Francisco?

December is one of the best times of the year to fly to San Francisco from South Island. Prices for December average $2,077 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $1,349. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of May. Opting for a December flight can save you 27% on your journey compared to booking in May

When is the cheapest time to fly from South Island to San Francisco (EDG - SFO)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from South Island to San Francisco as you normally would.

Cheap flights from South Island to San Francisco in August, September 2022

The best prices found for South Island to SFO flights in August, September
18 Aug - 24 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

19h 20m
SFO

San Francisco

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

29h 20m
$1,935

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 11/8/22

24 Aug - 31 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

19h 20m
SFO

San Francisco

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

29h 20m
$1,971

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 10/8/22

23 Aug - 30 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

19h 20m
SFO

San Francisco

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

29h 20m
$2,081

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 9/8/22

South Island to San Francisco 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from South Island found for this year
18 Oct - 29 Nov
CHC

Christchurch

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

19h 15m
SFO

San Francisco

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

18h 20m
$1,442

Fiji Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

18 Oct - 29 Nov
CHC

Christchurch

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

22h 45m
SFO

San Francisco

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

18h 20m
$1,516

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

19 Oct - 28 Nov
CHC

Christchurch

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

30h 25m
SFO

San Francisco

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

18h 45m
$1,670

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from South Island to San Francisco

19 Oct - 28 Nov
CHC

Christchurch

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

30h 25m
SFO

San Francisco

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

18h 45m
$1,670

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

19 Oct - 28 Nov
CHC

Christchurch

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

30h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

16h 30m
$1,672

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

20 Oct - 29 Nov
CHC

Christchurch

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

19h 40m
SFO

San Francisco

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

16h 30m
$1,754

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Cheap American Airlines flights from South Island to San Francisco

6 Dec - 26 Dec
CHC

Christchurch

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

36h 23m
SFO

San Francisco

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

39h 35m
$1,858

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

19 Oct - 30 Nov
CHC

Christchurch

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

24h 07m
SFO

San Francisco

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

25h 48m
$1,902

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

19 Oct - 28 Nov
CHC

Christchurch

SFO

San Francisco

3 stops

35h 13m
SFO

San Francisco

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

32h 00m
$2,146

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Last-minute flights from South Island to San Francisco

Late deals on return flights to San Francisco from South Island, departing today and this week
18 Aug - 24 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

19h 20m
SFO

San Francisco

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

29h 20m
$1,935

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

18 Aug - 24 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

29h 50m
SFO

San Francisco

CHC

Christchurch

1 stop

29h 20m
$2,281

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

18 Aug - 24 Aug
CHC

Christchurch

SFO

San Francisco

3 stops

28h 39m
SFO

San Francisco

CHC

Christchurch

2 stops

22h 30m
$2,346

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

One-way flights to San Francisco from South Island

The cheapest one-way flights from South Island to San Francisco
31 Oct
CHC

Christchurch

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

18h 10m
$823

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

31 Oct
CHC

Christchurch

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

17h 10m
$828

Air New Zealand

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

25 Jan
CHC

Christchurch

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

39h 47m
$838

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly into for flights to San Francisco from South Island?

Most people fly into San Francisco (SFO) if they book a flight to San Francisco from South Island. San Francisco is conveniently located just 19.0 km from San Francisco’s city centre.

Which airlines flying from South Island to San Francisco have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from South Island to San Francisco for under $1,500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Island to San Francisco for under $1,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Fiji Airways for just $1,442, but on average you can expect to pay $1,778.

Are there last-minute flights available from South Island to San Francisco for under $2,000?

There are currently 8+ open flights from South Island to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $2,000.

How popular is this South Island to San Francisco flight route?

This flight path from South Island to San Francisco was viewed by 120 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Air New Zealand, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $823. However, be on the lookout for offers from American Airlines and United Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from South Island to San Francisco for a low price.

What are the most popular routes from South Island to San Francisco?

When deciding which route to take from South Island to San Francisco, consider Christchurch - San Francisco, Blenheim - San Francisco or Queenstown Intl - San Francisco, as they are the most popular.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from South Island to San Francisco?

When booking a flight from South Island to San Francisco, you may want to consider flying on Fiji Airways, Air New Zealand or Qantas Airways as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from South Island to San Francisco?

Looking for the cheapest flight from South Island to San Francisco? While on average our users pay $5,497, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $1,093. The most popular route (Christchurch - San Francisco), is priced around $1,606.

Alternative routes for South Island to San Francisco

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Departure points for flights from South Island to San Francisco

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Top 2 airlines flying from South Island to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from South Island to San Francisco choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
United AirlinesCheapest$916Average$1,913FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Air New ZealandCheapest$1,368Average$2,033FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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