Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Ho Chi Minh City (SGN)

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The best prices from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City are usually found in April or September, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Ho Chi Minh City (SGN)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to SGN flight in 2022: compare San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Ho Chi Minh City.
SFO - SGN
Price
$608 - $1,050
SGN
Temperature
78.8 - 86 °F
SGN
Rainfall
0 - 13.4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$608

From San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City

One-way from

$421

One-way flight from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City?

Flights from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City in April, with the cheapest ticket starting at $437.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City?

Users have found that booking a flight from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City at least 43 days early can save you up to 9% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 43 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City for as little as $746 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 $788 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City (SFO - SGN)?

It’s optimal to fly from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 34% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City?

Leaving on a Monday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 19% on the overall cost on flights from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City in May, June 2022

The best prices found for SFO to SGN flights for May, June
22 Jun - 3 Jul
$988pp
SFO
San Francisco
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
22 Jun - 7 Sep
$1,014pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
Philippine Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
8 Jun - 10 Sep
$1,036pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
Philippine Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Ho Chi Minh City from San Francisco found for this year
14 Sep - 28 Nov
$726pp
SFO
San Francisco
Asiana Airlines
 
1 STOP
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
Asiana Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
18 Oct - 7 Dec
$727pp
SFO
San Francisco
Asiana Airlines
 
1 STOP
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
Asiana Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
1 Sep - 28 Feb
$729pp
SFO
San Francisco
Asiana Airlines
 
1 STOP
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
Asiana Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to Ho Chi Minh City from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City direct flight deals
25 Aug - 22 Sep
$912pp
SFO
San Francisco
Vietnam Airlines
Non-Stop
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
Vietnam Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
21 Sep - 12 Oct
$918pp
SFO
San Francisco
Vietnam Airlines
Non-Stop
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
Vietnam Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
7 Sep - 12 Oct
$919pp
SFO
San Francisco
Vietnam Airlines
Non-Stop
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
Vietnam Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City

Late deals on round-trip flights to Ho Chi Minh City from San Francisco, departing today and this week
4 Jun - 22 Jun
$1,061pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
2 Jun - 17 Jun
$1,095pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
ANA
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
31 May - 21 Jun
$1,096pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
SGN
Ho Chi Minh City
ANA
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Ho Chi Minh City from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City
2:00 am - 1:15 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
33h 15m
SFO - SGN
Multiple Airlines
$421
SmartFares
3:30 am - 1:15 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
31h 45m
SFO - SGN
American Airlines
7:50 am - 1:50 am
Japan Airlines
1 Stop
28h 00m
SFO - SGN
Japan Airlines

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

China Southern, Japan Airlines, and Vietnam Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Asiana Airlines for just $726, but on average you can expect to pay $742.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City under $1,000. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City is less than $960.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City for under $1,100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City within the next 7 days for less than $1,100.

How popular is this San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City flight route?

This flight path from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City was viewed by 326 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 flying from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City round-trip?

Flying on Asiana Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Ho Chi Minh City, with prices starting at $726. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Singapore Airlines and Japan Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $739 and $745, respectively. You may be able to fly from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City for 1% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City?

Before booking your flight from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, American Airlines or Air Canada.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City?

While on average a flight from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City is generally $4,875, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $496. When looking at the most popular route, (San Francisco - Ho Chi Minh City), you can expect to pay $727 for that flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Ho Chi Minh City from San Francisco?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City

Most visitors from San Francisco can enter Ho Chi Minh City without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Ho Chi Minh City.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to quarantine after entering Ho Chi Minh City.

Documents
PC-COVID app - Foreign arrivals shall be required to make health declarations before entry and download and use the PC-COVID app during their stay in Viet Nam.


Do I need a test to fly back to San Francisco from Ho Chi Minh City?

Returning to San Francisco from Ho Chi Minh City

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Ho Chi Minh City must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to San Francisco.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Ho Chi Minh City are not required to quarantine after entering San Francisco.

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Alternative routes for San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Ho Chi Minh City

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = 23,196₫
Average temperature for May in Ho Chi Minh City
93.2 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Ho Chi Minh City
6.3 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Ho Chi Minh City

Top 10 airlines flying from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Juneyao Airlines
$9 $17 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

China Eastern
$417 $647 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Air China
$464 $638 No cancel fee 67%
Hong Kong Airlines
$465 $664 No cancel fee 65%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Hong Kong Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Air Canada
$658 $885 No cancel fee 67%
Singapore Airlines
$680 $868 No cancel fee 81%
ANA
$689 $757 No cancel fee 80%
Cathay Pacific
$693 $1,017 No cancel fee 72%
United Airlines
$711 $749 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$721 $891 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Ho Chi Minh City

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Francisco towards Ho Chi Minh City.
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