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The best prices from San Francisco to Penang are usually found in September or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Penang (PEN)

SFO - PEN
Price
$750 - $1,423
PEN
Temperature
87.8 - 89.6 °F
PEN
Rainfall
2.7 - 14.6 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 36% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

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

Round-trip from

$750

From San Francisco to Penang

One-way from

$497

One-way flight from San Francisco to Penang

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 Penang?

Flights from San Francisco to Penang are found to be more expensive on Thursday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Penang.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 58 days in advance, which can save you up to 33% on flights from San Francisco to Penang compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 58 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $939. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,154.

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

September can be a great time to fly to Penang from San Francisco with a flight ticket averaging about $826. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as $459. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of January.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Penang (SFO - PEN)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Francisco to Penang at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 31% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

One-way flights to Penang from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Penang
7:05 pm - 9:20 am
China Airlines
1 Stop
22h 15m
SFO - PEN
China Airlines
$750
Ovago
7:15 am - 9:45 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
58h 30m
SFO - PEN
Multiple Airlines
$497
Ovago
5:25 am - 9:45 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
36h 20m
SFO - PEN
Multiple Airlines
$823
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Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Penang

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco to Penang 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 Penang 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.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Penang Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from San Francisco to Penang Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Cathay Pacific, China Southern, and American Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Penang for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $757, but on average you can expect to pay $976.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Penang for under $800 on Cheapflights?

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

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Penang?

San Francisco will have less rainfall in 2 compared to Penang over the next 11 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Penang?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 90 °F range in January. The weather in Penang is generally hotter than San Francisco's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Penang?

Departing from San Francisco to Penang will take you 20h 45m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Currently priced at $909, China Airlines will fly you from San Francisco to Penang and back. In addition to China Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Qatar Airways and Singapore Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $919 and $1,194, respectively.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with China Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $750.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Penang

Destination information for Penang

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Francisco to Penang
Today's exchange rate
$1 = RM 4.09
Average temperature for November in Penang
87.8 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Penang
8.9 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Penang

Top 4 airlines from San Francisco to Penang

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Penang 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
China Southern
$552 $835 No cancel fee 69%

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

China Airlines
$673 $863 No change fee 70%
Singapore Airlines
$838 $1,283 No change fee 81%
Cathay Pacific
$771 $1,286 No cancel fee 72%
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