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Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Chengdu (CTU)

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The best prices from San Francisco to Chengdu are usually found in September or November, booked 14 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Sunday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Chengdu (CTU)

SFO - CTU
Price
$453 - $1215
CTU
Temperature
48.2 - 86 °F
CTU
Rainfall
0.4 - 8.1 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 45% potential price rise
Cheapest in September Best time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop
Average price $856 Average for round-trip flights in July 2020
Round-trip from $453 From San Francisco to Chengdu
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 round-trip from San Francisco to Chengdu?

Travelers have found that booking a Friday 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.

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

February can be a great time to fly to Chengdu from San Francisco with a flight ticket averaging about $780. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $361. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Chengdu in July, August 2020

The best prices found for SFO to CTU flights for July, August
2 Jul - 23 Sep
$1388pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
2 Jul - 18 Sep
$1397pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
5 Jul - 21 Sep
$1436pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Chengdu 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Chengdu from San Francisco found for this year
6 Nov - 30 Nov
$579pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
6 Nov - 30 Nov
$590pp
SFO
San Francisco
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
26 Oct - 17 Nov
$610pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Chengdu

Late deals on round-trip flights to Chengdu from San Francisco, departing today and this week
24 Jun - 20 Sep
$1916pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
24 Jun - 23 Sep
$1923pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Cathay Pacific
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
24 Jun - 18 Sep
$1932pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CTU
Chengdu
CTU
Chengdu
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Chengdu from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Chengdu
9:45 pm - 8:00 am
China Airlines
1 Stop
19h 15m
SFO - CTU
China Airlines
$546
KAYAK
9:35 am - 8:40 am
Cathay Pacific
1 Stop
32h 05m
SFO - CTU
Cathay Pacific
$621
Travelgenio
9:50 am - 12:55 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
120h 05m
SFO - CTU
Multiple Airlines
$629
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Chengdu

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco to Chengdu due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both San Francisco and Chengdu for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Chengdu for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Chengdu for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $579, but on average you can expect to pay $770.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Chengdu for under $600 on Cheapflights?

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

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Chengdu for under $2000?

There are currently 7+ open flights from San Francisco to Chengdu within the next 7 days for less than $2000.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from San Francisco to Chengdu have been viewed 41 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Chengdu?

Expected rainfall in San Francisco is more than in Chengdu. You can expect this to be the case over the next 2 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Chengdu?

With an average temperature of 86 °F, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Chengdu are hotter than in San Francisco.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Chengdu

Destination information for Chengdu

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Francisco to Chengdu
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ¥7.02
Average temperature for July in Chengdu
86.0 °F
Avg rainfall for July in Chengdu
7.0 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Chengdu