Cheap flights from Capital (PEK) to San Francisco (SFO) from $528

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 9/2. 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.
PEK — SFO
Jun 18 — Jun 251

The best prices from Beijing Capital to San Francisco are usually found in June or April, booked 86 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Friday and return on a Wednesday

Cheap flight deals from Capital to San Francisco

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Capital (PEK) to San Francisco (SFO). 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

August

Cheapest in

June

Average price

$1,132

Round-trip from

$268
High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 12% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in June 2024
From Beijing Capital to San Francisco

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco?

Flights from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco are found to be more expensive on Saturday. 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 San Francisco.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco?

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to San Francisco from Beijing Capital Airport. Users have commonly found prices around $1,389 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $612. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in August.

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

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 8% on flights from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Cheap Capital to San Francisco flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Capital to San Francisco 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.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Beijing to San Francisco in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Mon 6/174:50 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop20h 55mCathay Pacific
Thu 7/2512:55 amSFO - PEK
1 stop18h 55mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$1,033
Wed 6/265:25 pmPEK - SFO
Nonstop12h 20mUnited Airlines
Wed 7/3110:35 amSFO - PEK
Nonstop13h 50mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/12$1,056
Mon 6/174:50 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop20h 55mCathay Pacific
Sat 7/271:45 amSFO - PEK
1 stop22h 45mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$1,094
Mon 7/110:40 amPEK - SFO
1 stop16h 50mMultiple Airlines
Wed 7/103:00 pmSFO - PEK
2 stops26h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$1,115
Sat 6/226:40 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop19h 05mCathay Pacific
Thu 8/112:55 amSFO - PEK
1 stop18h 55mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$1,135
Sat 6/226:40 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop19h 05mCathay Pacific
Mon 7/2212:55 amSFO - PEK
1 stop18h 55mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$1,137
Sat 6/226:40 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop19h 05mCathay Pacific
Sun 7/281:35 pmSFO - PEK
1 stop30h 15mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$1,150
Mon 6/174:50 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop20h 55mCathay Pacific
Sun 7/2812:55 amSFO - PEK
1 stop20h 30mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$1,198
Mon 7/110:40 amPEK - SFO
1 stop16h 50mMultiple Airlines
Wed 8/283:00 pmSFO - PEK
1 stop27h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$1,205

Capital to San Francisco 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Capital and San Francisco 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.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Beijing to San Francisco in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Fri 9/612:55 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop22h 55mPhilippine Airlines
Fri 9/2011:50 pmSFO - PEK
1 stop21h 05mPhilippine Airlines
Deal found 6/12$896
Mon 9/910:40 amPEK - SFO
1 stop20h 00mAsiana Airlines
Thu 11/2811:30 pmSFO - PEK
1 stop24h 40mAsiana Airlines
Deal found 6/12$912
Mon 9/23:30 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop15h 10mAsiana Airlines
Mon 9/211:30 pmSFO - PEK
1 stop19h 10mAsiana Airlines
Deal found 6/12$913
Mon 11/410:40 amPEK - SFO
1 stop19h 20mAsiana Airlines
Fri 11/2911:30 pmSFO - PEK
1 stop22h 30mAsiana Airlines
Deal found 6/12$914
Fri 9/63:30 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop15h 10mAsiana Airlines
Wed 4/911:30 pmSFO - PEK
1 stop19h 10mAsiana Airlines
Deal found 6/13$926
Fri 8/3012:55 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop22h 55mPhilippine Airlines
Sun 9/1511:50 pmSFO - PEK
1 stop21h 05mPhilippine Airlines
Deal found 6/12$935
Thu 9/123:30 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop15h 10mAsiana Airlines
Thu 10/1711:30 pmSFO - PEK
1 stop23h 30mAsiana Airlines
Deal found 6/13$1,021
Fri 9/64:50 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop20h 55mCathay Pacific
Thu 9/1912:15 amSFO - PEK
1 stop21h 10mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$1,032
Mon 6/174:50 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop20h 55mCathay Pacific
Tue 7/2312:55 amSFO - PEK
1 stop20h 30mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$1,033

Capital to San Francisco flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Capital to San Francisco 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.
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Tue 6/184:50 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop20h 55mCathay Pacific
Mon 7/2212:55 amSFO - PEK
1 stop20h 30mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$1,033
Tue 6/186:40 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop19h 05mCathay Pacific
Sat 7/271:45 amSFO - PEK
1 stop22h 45mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$1,094
Sat 6/226:40 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop19h 05mCathay Pacific
Thu 8/112:55 amSFO - PEK
1 stop18h 55mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$1,135
Sat 6/226:40 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop19h 05mCathay Pacific
Mon 7/2212:55 amSFO - PEK
1 stop18h 55mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$1,137
Sat 6/226:40 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop19h 05mCathay Pacific
Sun 7/281:35 pmSFO - PEK
1 stop30h 15mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$1,150
Tue 6/186:40 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop19h 05mCathay Pacific
Sun 7/2812:55 amSFO - PEK
1 stop20h 30mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$1,198
Tue 6/188:20 amPEK - SFO
1 stop18h 10mANA
Tue 6/2510:55 amSFO - PEK
1 stop34h 05mANA
Deal found 6/11$1,210
Wed 6/193:30 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop14h 40mAsiana Airlines
Wed 7/2411:30 pmSFO - PEK
1 stop19h 10mAsiana Airlines
Deal found 6/12$1,225
Sat 6/224:50 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop20h 55mCathay Pacific
Mon 7/2912:55 amSFO - PEK
1 stop28h 30mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/12$1,248

One-way flights to San Francisco from Capital

Search for one-way flight options from Capital to San Francisco. 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 Beijing to San Francisco. Those seeking round-trip flights from Beijing to San Francisco should utilize the search form at the the top of the page.
Mon 9/27:00 amPEK - SFO
3 stops28h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$528
Mon 9/27:00 amPEK - SFO
3 stops28h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/12$529
Wed 11/139:30 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop27h 30mChina Eastern
Deal found 6/13$531
Sun 10/68:15 pmPEK - SFO
2 stops33h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$540
Mon 11/117:00 amPEK - SFO
1 stop18h 00mChina Eastern
Deal found 6/13$548
Mon 9/27:00 amPEK - SFO
3 stops28h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$551
Wed 9/259:40 pmPEK - SFO
2 stops32h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/11$552
Wed 10/167:30 pmPEK - SFO
1 stop28h 35mChina Eastern
Deal found 6/13$553
Sat 9/77:00 amPEK - SFO
3 stops28h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/13$557

Find flights from Capital to San Francisco within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Capital to San Francisco 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

$896 - $1,235

Route

Depart

Return

Price

Beijing CapitalSan Francisco

PEK - SFO

PEKSFO

Beijing Capital

Fri 9/6

1 stop22h 55m

San Francisco

Fri 9/20

1 stop21h 05m

$896

Beijing CapitalSan Francisco

PEK - SFO

PEKSFO

Beijing Capital

Mon 9/9

1 stop20h 00m

San Francisco

Thu 11/28

1 stop24h 40m

$912

Beijing CapitalSan Francisco

PEK - SFO

PEKSFO

Beijing Capital

Fri 9/6

1 stop20h 55m

San Francisco

Thu 9/19

1 stop21h 10m

$1,032

Beijing CapitalSan Francisco

PEK - SFO

PEKSFO

Beijing Capital

Wed 6/26

Nonstop12h 20m

San Francisco

Wed 7/31

Nonstop13h 50m

$1,056

Beijing CapitalSan Francisco

PEK - SFO

PEKSFO

Beijing Capital

Sat 10/5

2 stops19h 40m

San Francisco

Sun 10/20

1 stop27h 55m

$1,064

Beijing CapitalSan Francisco

PEK - SFO

PEKSFO

Beijing Capital

Fri 8/30

1 stop22h 55m

San Francisco

Sun 9/15

2 stops32h 55m

$1,070

Beijing CapitalSan Francisco

PEK - SFO

PEKSFO

Beijing Capital

Thu 9/12

1 stop16h 40m

San Francisco

Thu 10/17

2 stops37h 00m

$1,170

Beijing CapitalSan Francisco

PEK - SFO

PEKSFO

Beijing Capital

Tue 9/24

1 stop28h 00m

San Francisco

Thu 10/10

1 stop16h 15m

$1,220

Beijing CapitalSan Francisco

PEK - SFO

PEKSFO

Beijing Capital

Thu 9/12

1 stop39h 05m

San Francisco

Wed 10/16

1 stop18h 50m

$1,235

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 6/12

How far ahead should I book a flight from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Capital to San Francisco. Price data was last updated on June 12, 2024.
The best time to book flights from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco is 86 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco?

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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco flight should consider departing on Friday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Saturday mornings 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 Capital to San Francisco

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Temperature and rainfall in San Francisco by month

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

SFO

Temperature

51.8 - 62.6 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to San Francisco, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, September is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 62.6 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 51.8 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing San Francisco

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to San Francisco. 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 San Francisco. Reviews last updated June 13, 2024.
Read reviews from past customers who have flown Asiana Airlines, United Airlines and Cathay Pacific from Beijing to San Francisco. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.5
Very good
1,131 reviews

Crew

8.8

Boarding

8.6

Food

8.2

Overall

8.5

Entertainment

8.2

Comfort

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

I like the crews’ services, especially for sr citizens who were on wheelchairs, the efficient pilots with their smooth landing of the plane back and forth, cleanliness of the restrooms and other amenities provided to the passengers! Flights were on time it’s fine with a little bit delay but we arrived on time!

8.5
Very good
1,131 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,131 reviews

Crew

8.8

Boarding

8.6

Food

8.2

Overall

8.5

Entertainment

8.2

Comfort

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

I like the crews’ services, especially for sr citizens who were on wheelchairs, the efficient pilots with their smooth landing of the plane back and forth, cleanliness of the restrooms and other amenities provided to the passengers! Flights were on time it’s fine with a little bit delay but we arrived on time!

8.5
Very good
893 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,131 reviews

Crew

8.8

Boarding

8.6

Food

8.2

Overall

8.5

Entertainment

8.2

Comfort

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

I like the crews’ services, especially for sr citizens who were on wheelchairs, the efficient pilots with their smooth landing of the plane back and forth, cleanliness of the restrooms and other amenities provided to the passengers! Flights were on time it’s fine with a little bit delay but we arrived on time!

8.4
Very good
565 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,131 reviews

Crew

8.8

Boarding

8.6

Food

8.2

Overall

8.5

Entertainment

8.2

Comfort

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

I like the crews’ services, especially for sr citizens who were on wheelchairs, the efficient pilots with their smooth landing of the plane back and forth, cleanliness of the restrooms and other amenities provided to the passengers! Flights were on time it’s fine with a little bit delay but we arrived on time!

8.4
Very good
1,484 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,131 reviews

Crew

8.8

Boarding

8.6

Food

8.2

Overall

8.5

Entertainment

8.2

Comfort

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

I like the crews’ services, especially for sr citizens who were on wheelchairs, the efficient pilots with their smooth landing of the plane back and forth, cleanliness of the restrooms and other amenities provided to the passengers! Flights were on time it’s fine with a little bit delay but we arrived on time!

8.3
Very good
1,457 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,131 reviews

Crew

8.8

Boarding

8.6

Food

8.2

Overall

8.5

Entertainment

8.2

Comfort

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

I like the crews’ services, especially for sr citizens who were on wheelchairs, the efficient pilots with their smooth landing of the plane back and forth, cleanliness of the restrooms and other amenities provided to the passengers! Flights were on time it’s fine with a little bit delay but we arrived on time!

Related info for your journey

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  • What airport do you fly into for flights to San Francisco from Beijing Capital?

    For a flight from Beijing Capital to San Francisco, you will be flying into San Francisco. San Francisco (SFO) is just 11.8 mi from the center of the city. San Francisco is the only San Francisco airport and it handles 0 inbound flights from Beijing Capital per day. 5 airlines have flights to San Francisco from Beijing Capital on a regular basis.

  • Can I find flights from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco for under $900 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Philippine Airlines for just $896, but on average you can expect to pay $1,019.

  • Are there nonstop flights from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco under $1,100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco is less than $1,449.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco for under $1,100?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $1,100.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco round-trip?

    According to our current data, Philippine Airlines ($896), Asiana Airlines ($912), and Cathay Pacific ($1,032) offers the cheapest pricing from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco. Philippine Airlines is currently priced 30% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

  • What are the cheapest flights from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco?

    While on average a flight from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco is generally $2,647, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $746. When looking at the most popular route, (Beijing Capital - San Francisco), you can expect to pay $890 for that flight.

  • What does PEK to SFO mean?

    This is defined as Beijing Capital Airport (PEK) and San Francisco Airport (SFO). Codes like San Francisco Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

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

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Capital to San Francisco 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 Capital to San Francisco with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Capital to San Francisco 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 Capital to San Francisco that include hotel bookings?

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

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

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

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

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Capital to San Francisco 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 Capital to San Francisco that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Capital to San Francisco 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 Capital to San Francisco?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Capital to San Francisco 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 Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco flight deals updated?

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

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco?

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco?

    Currently, September is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco (average of $268). Flying from Beijing Capital Airport to San Francisco in June is currently the most expensive (average of $384). 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 5 airlines flying from Capital to San Francisco

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Philippine AirlinesCheapest$668Average$915FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time60%
Asiana AirlinesCheapest$988Average$1,132FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%
Japan AirlinesCheapest$1,127Average$1,686FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%
United AirlinesCheapest$1,180Average$1,291FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
Air ChinaCheapest$1,269Average$1,327FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%

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