Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Bangkok from $438

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 9/25. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
SFO — BKK
Jun 18 — Jun 251

The best prices from San Francisco to Bangkok are usually found in September or October, booked 55 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

Cheap flight deals from San Francisco to Bangkok

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from San Francisco (SFO) to Bangkok (TH1). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated June 13, 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

September

Round-trip from

$1,050

One-way from

$498
High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop
From San Francisco to Bangkok
One-way flight from San Francisco to Bangkok

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco to Bangkok?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from San Francisco to Bangkok, book at least 56 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 16% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1,044 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,081.

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

Flights from San Francisco to Bangkok lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Francisco to Bangkok in September, with the cheapest ticket starting at $730.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from SFO to BKK?

It’s optimal to fly from San Francisco to Bangkok in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 20% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap San Francisco to Bangkok flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from San Francisco to Bangkok specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Prices were last updated on June 13, 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from San Francisco to Bangkok in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Wed 7/3112:20 pmSFO - BKK
1 stop27h 30mAmerican Airlines
Sun 9/2910:05 pmBKK - SFO
1 stop26h 00mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/12$889
Wed 7/311:45 amSFO - BKK
1 stop23h 45mANA
Mon 9/309:35 amBKK - SFO
2 stops24h 04mANA
Deal found 6/12$900
Wed 7/311:55 pmSFO - BKK
1 stop19h 05mJapan Airlines
Tue 10/18:05 amBKK - SFO
1 stop17h 20mJapan Airlines
Deal found 6/12$904
Mon 7/1512:20 pmSFO - BKK
1 stop27h 30mJapan Airlines
Mon 2/1710:05 pmBKK - SFO
1 stop26h 55mJapan Airlines
Deal found 6/13$905
Mon 7/2912:20 pmSFO - BKK
1 stop27h 30mJapan Airlines
Mon 9/308:05 amBKK - SFO
1 stop17h 40mJapan Airlines
Deal found 6/12$907
Thu 7/111:55 pmSFO - BKK
1 stop35h 30mJapan Airlines
Sun 2/1610:05 pmBKK - SFO
1 stop26h 55mJapan Airlines
Deal found 6/13$914
Wed 7/311:45 amSFO - BKK
1 stop23h 45mANA
Wed 8/289:35 amBKK - SFO
1 stop21h 20mANA
Deal found 6/12$917
Wed 7/311:45 amSFO - BKK
1 stop23h 45mANA
Thu 8/299:35 amBKK - SFO
1 stop21h 20mANA
Deal found 6/12$924
Wed 7/311:45 amSFO - BKK
1 stop23h 45mANA
Sun 9/19:35 pmBKK - SFO
1 stop26h 55mANA
Deal found 6/12$927

San Francisco to Bangkok 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between San Francisco and Bangkok in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from San Francisco to Bangkok in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Mon 8/2612:55 amSFO - DMK
1 stop27h 25mCathay Pacific
Tue 9/37:05 pmDMK - SFO
1 stop17h 40mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$792
Wed 9/41:35 pmSFO - DMK
1 stop38h 45mCathay Pacific
Tue 9/107:05 pmDMK - SFO
1 stop17h 40mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$808
Tue 8/2712:55 amSFO - DMK
1 stop27h 25mCathay Pacific
Tue 9/37:05 pmDMK - SFO
1 stop17h 40mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$812
Wed 8/281:35 pmSFO - DMK
1 stop38h 45mCathay Pacific
Tue 9/37:05 pmDMK - SFO
1 stop17h 40mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$828
Tue 8/2712:55 amSFO - DMK
1 stop27h 25mCathay Pacific
Tue 9/107:05 pmDMK - SFO
1 stop17h 40mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$832
Mon 8/2612:55 amSFO - DMK
1 stop27h 25mCathay Pacific
Thu 10/37:05 pmDMK - SFO
1 stop17h 15mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/11$842
Sat 8/311:45 amSFO - DMK
1 stop26h 35mCathay Pacific
Tue 9/107:05 pmDMK - SFO
1 stop17h 40mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/13$843
Wed 10/21:00 pmSFO - DMK
1 stop39h 20mCathay Pacific
Thu 10/247:05 pmDMK - SFO
1 stop17h 15mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$858
Tue 8/2712:55 amSFO - DMK
1 stop27h 25mCathay Pacific
Fri 10/47:05 pmDMK - SFO
1 stop17h 15mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/11$862

San Francisco to Bangkok flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from San Francisco to Bangkok for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
Consider one of these great deals we found on last-minute flights from San Francisco to Bangkok. Users should examine the flight details to ensure there are no surprises.
Sun 6/233:00 pmSFO - BKK
2 stops44h 50mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/39:35 pmBKK - SFO
1 stop27h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$1,173
Sun 6/233:00 pmSFO - BKK
1 stop23h 55mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/39:35 pmBKK - SFO
1 stop27h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$1,183
Sun 6/233:00 pmSFO - BKK
2 stops44h 50mMultiple Airlines
Mon 7/159:35 pmBKK - SFO
1 stop27h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$1,234
Sun 6/233:00 pmSFO - BKK
1 stop23h 55mMultiple Airlines
Mon 7/159:35 pmBKK - SFO
1 stop27h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$1,243
Sun 6/233:00 pmSFO - BKK
2 stops44h 50mMultiple Airlines
Tue 7/165:55 pmBKK - SFO
1 stop16h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$1,394
Sun 6/233:00 pmSFO - BKK
1 stop23h 55mMultiple Airlines
Tue 7/165:55 pmBKK - SFO
1 stop16h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$1,395
Sun 6/239:20 amSFO - BKK
2 stops48h 35mUnited Airlines
Wed 7/37:00 amBKK - SFO
2 stops27h 00mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/13$1,414
Sun 6/239:20 amSFO - BKK
2 stops48h 35mUnited Airlines
Tue 7/169:35 amBKK - SFO
2 stops39h 20mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/13$1,423
Sun 6/233:00 pmSFO - BKK
2 stops44h 50mMultiple Airlines
Tue 7/22:25 amBKK - SFO
1 stop26h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$1,436

One-way flights to Bangkok from San Francisco

Search for one-way flight options from San Francisco to Bangkok. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
Some of the best available deals we've found on one-way flights from San Francisco to Bangkok. Those seeking round-trip flights from San Francisco to Bangkok should utilize the search form at the the top of the page.
Wed 9/251:00 pmSFO - DMK
1 stop39h 20mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$438
Wed 9/41:35 pmSFO - DMK
1 stop38h 45mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/13$467
Wed 9/41:35 pmSFO - DMK
1 stop38h 45mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$472
Wed 9/251:00 pmSFO - DMK
1 stop39h 20mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/13$479
Thu 9/1912:15 amSFO - DMK
1 stop28h 05mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$483
Sun 9/15:15 pmSFO - DMK
2 stops42h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/11$487
Sun 9/11:35 pmSFO - DMK
1 stop38h 45mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/11$498
Mon 9/912:55 amSFO - DMK
2 stops31h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$507
Mon 9/3012:50 amSFO - DMK
2 stops32h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/11$512

Find flights from San Francisco to Bangkok within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from San Francisco to Bangkok that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$732 - $856

Route

Depart

Return

Price

San FranciscoBangkok Suvarnabhumi

SFO - BKK

SFOBKK

San Francisco

Wed 11/13

1 stop22h 40m

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

Mon 11/25

1 stop20h 45m

$732

San FranciscoBangkok Suvarnabhumi

SFO - BKK

SFOBKK

San Francisco

Wed 11/20

1 stop31h 30m

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

Sat 11/30

1 stop29h 05m

$757

San FranciscoBangkok Suvarnabhumi

SFO - BKK

SFOBKK

San Francisco

Mon 8/26

1 stop25h 35m

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

Tue 9/3

1 stop24h 15m

$759

San FranciscoBangkok Suvarnabhumi

SFO - BKK

SFOBKK

San Francisco

Sun 8/11

1 stop25h 50m

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

Wed 9/11

1 stop16h 25m

$787

San FranciscoBangkok Suvarnabhumi

SFO - BKK

SFOBKK

San Francisco

Wed 9/11

1 stop20h 45m

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

Mon 12/9

1 stop23h 25m

$818

San FranciscoBangkok Suvarnabhumi

SFO - BKK

SFOBKK

San Francisco

Wed 10/2

2 stops23h 23m

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

Wed 10/9

1 stop17h 20m

$840

San FranciscoBangkok Suvarnabhumi

SFO - BKK

SFOBKK

San Francisco

Wed 8/28

1 stop23h 45m

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

Tue 9/3

1 stop17h 30m

$843

San FranciscoBangkok Suvarnabhumi

SFO - BKK

SFOBKK

San Francisco

Tue 10/1

1 stop18h 40m

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

Thu 10/24

1 stop20h 35m

$847

San FranciscoBangkok Suvarnabhumi

SFO - BKK

SFOBKK

San Francisco

Mon 11/4

1 stop21h 55m

Bangkok Suvarnabhumi

Sun 11/17

1 stop22h 05m

$856

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 6/12

How far ahead should I book a flight from San Francisco to Bangkok?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from San Francisco to Bangkok. Price data was last updated on June 12, 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from San Francisco to Bangkok may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 55 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from San Francisco to Bangkok?

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Noon
Afternoon
Evening
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their San Francisco to Bangkok flight should consider departing on Wednesday at noon when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from San Francisco to Bangkok

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Temperature and rainfall in Bangkok by month

Plan your trip to Bangkok by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

BKK

Temperature

78.8 - 86 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Bangkok, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, April is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 86.0 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 78.8 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing Bangkok

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Bangkok. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Bangkok. Reviews last updated June 13, 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from San Francisco to Bangkok, see what other customers have to say about Cathay Pacific, Philippine Airlines and Asiana Airlines. Users can see the overall rating for each airline as well as how each is rated in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
STARLUX Airlines
9.1
Wonderful
105 reviews

Crew

9.3

Boarding

9.1

Entertainment

9.1

Food

9.0

Overall

9.1

Comfort

9.2

Reviews

1 / 2

First time on starlux. I was pleasantly surprised. Exceeded my expectations.

STARLUX Airlines
9.1
Wonderful
105 reviews
STARLUX Airlines
9.1
Wonderful
105 reviews

Crew

9.3

Boarding

9.1

Entertainment

9.1

Food

9.0

Overall

9.1

Comfort

9.2

Reviews

1 / 2

First time on starlux. I was pleasantly surprised. Exceeded my expectations.

8.5
Very good
1,131 reviews
STARLUX Airlines
9.1
Wonderful
105 reviews

Crew

9.3

Boarding

9.1

Entertainment

9.1

Food

9.0

Overall

9.1

Comfort

9.2

Reviews

1 / 2

First time on starlux. I was pleasantly surprised. Exceeded my expectations.

8.5
Very good
893 reviews
STARLUX Airlines
9.1
Wonderful
105 reviews

Crew

9.3

Boarding

9.1

Entertainment

9.1

Food

9.0

Overall

9.1

Comfort

9.2

Reviews

1 / 2

First time on starlux. I was pleasantly surprised. Exceeded my expectations.

8.4
Very good
565 reviews
STARLUX Airlines
9.1
Wonderful
105 reviews

Crew

9.3

Boarding

9.1

Entertainment

9.1

Food

9.0

Overall

9.1

Comfort

9.2

Reviews

1 / 2

First time on starlux. I was pleasantly surprised. Exceeded my expectations.

8.3
Very good
1,457 reviews
STARLUX Airlines
9.1
Wonderful
105 reviews

Crew

9.3

Boarding

9.1

Entertainment

9.1

Food

9.0

Overall

9.1

Comfort

9.2

Reviews

1 / 2

First time on starlux. I was pleasantly surprised. Exceeded my expectations.

Related info for your journey

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  • What airport do you fly from for flights from San Francisco to Bangkok?

    Most people fly from San Francisco (SFO) if they book a flight from San Francisco to Bangkok. On average, San Francisco has 0 outbound flights to Bangkok per day from 24 airlines. San Francisco is conveniently located just 11.8 mi from San Francisco’s city center.

  • Can I find flights from San Francisco to Bangkok for under $800 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Bangkok for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Philippine Airlines for just $732, but on average you can expect to pay $756.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Bangkok for under $1,200?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Bangkok within the next 7 days for less than $1,200.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Francisco to Bangkok round-trip?

    Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Francisco to Bangkok round-trip from $732. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Asiana Airlines, from $757, and Cathay Pacific, from $759. Users have found that Philippine Airlines is 31% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

    One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $438 on Cathay Pacific. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include United Airlines from $515 and Vietnam Airlines from $518 one-way.

  • What does SFO to BKK mean?

    San Francisco Airport is SFO and Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport is BKK. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service. While you’re still figuring out your travel plans, it’s not a bad idea to learn the names and codes of other airports around these areas: Bangkok Don Mueang Intl Airport (DMK), Rayong Utapao Rayong Pattaya Airport (UTP), Hua Hin Airport (HHQ).

  • Where are the most common layover locations when flying from San Francisco to Bangkok?

  • What are some popular things to do or see while on a layover in Taipei City?

    If you're on a layover in Taipei City and looking for things to do, consider visiting Taipei 101, Shilin Night Market, or Raohe Street Night Market. Taipei 101, Shilin Night Market, and Raohe Street Night Market can be visited by traveling about 21.0 mi, 18.3 mi, and 21.6 mi respectively from Taipei City Taiwan Taoyuan Intl. Those looking to explore during their layover in Taipei City can rent a car from Taipei City Taiwan Taoyuan Intl for about $93 per day.

  • What are some popular points of interest to see during a layover in Incheon?

    Wolmido Amusement Park, Seokbawi Market, and Moraenae Market are currently the most popular points of interest in Incheon at the moment. Travelers on a layover in Incheon can visit Wolmido Amusement Park, Seokbawi Market, and Moraenae Market, by traveling 8.3 mi, 13.2 mi, and 14.7 mi, respectively after landing at Incheon Intl. Those landing in Incheon looking to spend some time exploring during their layover can rent a car for about $69 per day.

  • What are points of interest worth seeing during a layover in Tokyo?

    The majority of Tokyo visitors spend their time at Akihabara Electric Town, Tokyo Tower, and Roppongi Hills. Akihabara Electric Town, Tokyo Tower, and Roppongi Hills are located about 34.6 mi, 36.7 mi, and 37.5 mi, respectively from Tokyo Narita. Travelers in need of a car in Tokyo can rent one for about $67 per day.

  • Where are the least popular layover locations for San Francisco to Bangkok flights?

  • Can I find deals for flights from San Francisco to Bangkok that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your San Francisco to Bangkok flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from San Francisco to Bangkok with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter San Francisco to Bangkok flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from San Francisco to Bangkok that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on San Francisco to Bangkok flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from San Francisco to Bangkok?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from San Francisco to Bangkok.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from San Francisco to Bangkok?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from San Francisco to Bangkok by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from San Francisco to Bangkok that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from San Francisco to Bangkok offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from San Francisco to Bangkok?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on San Francisco to Bangkok flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the San Francisco to Bangkok flight deals updated?

    The San Francisco to Bangkok flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/13.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Francisco to Bangkok?

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from San Francisco to Bangkok?

    Currently, September is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from San Francisco to Bangkok (average of $1,050). Flying from San Francisco to Bangkok in June is currently the most expensive (average of $1,588). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 10 airlines flying from San Francisco to Bangkok

Discover the top 10 airlines that operate flights from San Francisco to Bangkok. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Philippine AirlinesCheapest$670Average$913FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time60%
Air ChinaCheapest$686Average$707FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%
Asiana AirlinesCheapest$749Average$832FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%
Singapore AirlinesCheapest$750Average$1,192FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%
Cathay PacificCheapest$774Average$912FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%
China EasternCheapest$826Average$1,136FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%
Turkish AirlinesCheapest$838Average$1,247FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
ANACheapest$859Average$1,181FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%
American AirlinesCheapest$864Average$994FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
STARLUX AirlinesCheapest$865Average$1,129FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A

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