Cheap flights from Guangzhou (CAN) to San Francisco (SFO) from $435

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 11/9. 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.
CAN — SFO
Jun 25 — Jul 21

The best prices from Guangzhou Baiyun to San Francisco are usually found in April or May, booked 39 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from Guangzhou to San Francisco

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Guangzhou (CAN) 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 20, 2024.

Popular in

September

Cheapest in

April

Average price

$1,132

Round-trip from

$268
High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in June 2024
From Guangzhou Baiyun to San Francisco

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

Users have found that flying from Guangzhou to San Francisco on a Wednesday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Guangzhou to San Francisco, book at least 40 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 17% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $989 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,262.

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

April is one of the best times of the year to fly to San Francisco from Guangzhou. Prices for April average $1,208 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $1,011. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of September. Opting for a April flight can save you 29% on your journey compared to booking in September

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

It’s typically best to fly out from Guangzhou to San Francisco at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 11% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap Guangzhou to San Francisco flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Guangzhou 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 3,256,981 searches. Prices were last updated on June 20, 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights traveling from Guangzhou to San Francisco in June and July 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Tue 6/2512:40 pmCAN - SFO
1 stop37h 10mAir China
Wed 8/71:20 pmSFO - CAN
1 stop20h 00mAir China
Deal found 6/20$1,156
Tue 6/2510:20 pmCAN - SFO
1 stop15h 25mCathay Pacific
Tue 8/612:55 amSFO - CAN
1 stop17h 00mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/20$1,185
Tue 7/29:25 amCAN - SFO
1 stop20h 20mUnited Airlines
Mon 7/1510:35 amSFO - CAN
1 stop20h 05mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/20$1,268
Tue 6/2510:20 pmCAN - SFO
3 stops35h 23mMultiple Airlines
Tue 8/61:05 amSFO - CAN
2 stops34h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$1,342
Thu 7/113:15 pmCAN - SFO
1 stop18h 25mVietnam Airlines
Thu 9/510:50 pmSFO - CAN
1 stop24h 20mVietnam Airlines
Deal found 6/19$1,352
Thu 7/113:15 pmCAN - SFO
1 stop18h 25mVietnam Airlines
Wed 8/2810:50 pmSFO - CAN
1 stop24h 20mVietnam Airlines
Deal found 6/20$1,360
Tue 6/2510:20 pmCAN - SFO
3 stops35h 23mMultiple Airlines
Wed 8/710:50 pmSFO - CAN
1 stop24h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$1,367
Mon 6/243:25 amCAN - SFO
2 stops31h 40mMultiple Airlines
Tue 8/61:05 amSFO - CAN
2 stops34h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$1,370
Thu 7/183:15 pmCAN - SFO
1 stop18h 25mVietnam Airlines
Wed 7/2410:50 pmSFO - CAN
1 stop24h 20mVietnam Airlines
Deal found 6/19$1,378

Guangzhou to San Francisco 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Guangzhou and San Francisco in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated June 20, 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights traveling from Guangzhou to San Francisco in June and July 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Sun 9/153:15 pmCAN - SFO
1 stop18h 25mVietnam Airlines
Sat 9/2110:50 pmSFO - CAN
1 stop24h 20mVietnam Airlines
Deal found 6/19$863
Mon 9/161:15 amCAN - SFO
1 stop28h 55mAsiana Airlines
Thu 3/1311:30 pmSFO - CAN
1 stop20h 45mAsiana Airlines
Deal found 6/19$911
Sun 9/151:10 pmCAN - SFO
1 stop17h 50mEVA Air
Fri 9/201:25 amSFO - CAN
1 stop19h 30mEVA Air
Deal found 6/19$935
Wed 8/213:15 pmCAN - SFO
1 stop18h 25mVietnam Airlines
Sat 8/3110:50 pmSFO - CAN
1 stop24h 20mVietnam Airlines
Deal found 6/19$938
Sat 9/141:15 amCAN - SFO
1 stop29h 25mAsiana Airlines
Sat 9/2111:30 pmSFO - CAN
1 stop20h 45mAsiana Airlines
Deal found 6/19$947
Mon 11/255:30 pmCAN - SFO
1 stop17h 20mChina Airlines
Sun 2/1612:05 amSFO - CAN
1 stop24h 10mChina Airlines
Deal found 6/20$996
Tue 9/175:30 pmCAN - SFO
1 stop17h 25mChina Airlines
Wed 3/121:05 amSFO - CAN
1 stop24h 10mChina Airlines
Deal found 6/19$997
Sun 11/101:15 amCAN - SFO
1 stop28h 45mAsiana Airlines
Sun 12/2211:30 pmSFO - CAN
1 stop19h 45mAsiana Airlines
Deal found 6/18$1,020
Mon 9/165:30 pmCAN - SFO
1 stop17h 25mChina Airlines
Sat 9/211:05 amSFO - CAN
1 stop24h 10mChina Airlines
Deal found 6/19$1,041

Guangzhou to San Francisco flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Guangzhou 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 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated June 20, 2024.
Have a look at some of the last-minute flights available departing from Guangzhou to San Francisco. It's wise to confirm all flight details are correct before booking.
Tue 6/2512:40 pmCAN - SFO
1 stop37h 10mAir China
Wed 8/71:20 pmSFO - CAN
1 stop20h 00mAir China
Deal found 6/20$1,156
Tue 6/2510:20 pmCAN - SFO
1 stop15h 25mCathay Pacific
Tue 8/612:55 amSFO - CAN
1 stop17h 00mCathay Pacific
Deal found 6/20$1,185
Tue 6/2510:20 pmCAN - SFO
3 stops35h 23mMultiple Airlines
Tue 8/61:05 amSFO - CAN
2 stops34h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$1,342
Tue 6/2510:20 pmCAN - SFO
3 stops35h 23mMultiple Airlines
Wed 8/710:50 pmSFO - CAN
1 stop24h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$1,367
Tue 6/258:05 amCAN - SFO
2 stops27h 00mMultiple Airlines
Tue 8/61:05 amSFO - CAN
2 stops34h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$1,419
Tue 6/258:05 amCAN - SFO
2 stops27h 00mMultiple Airlines
Wed 8/710:50 pmSFO - CAN
1 stop24h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$1,445
Tue 6/258:05 amCAN - SFO
2 stops27h 00mMultiple Airlines
Tue 8/612:50 amSFO - CAN
1 stop25h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$1,467
Tue 6/2510:20 pmCAN - SFO
3 stops35h 23mMultiple Airlines
Wed 8/75:15 pmSFO - CAN
2 stops24h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$1,577
Tue 6/2510:20 pmCAN - SFO
1 stop15h 25mMultiple Airlines
Tue 8/612:35 amSFO - CAN
Nonstop15h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/20$1,676

One-way flights to San Francisco from Guangzhou

Search for one-way flight options from Guangzhou 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 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated June 20, 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Guangzhou to San Francisco can choose from these deals. Those seeking round-trip flights from Guangzhou to San Francisco should utilize the search form at the the top of the page.
Sat 11/95:45 amCAN - SFO
1 stop29h 30mPhilippine Airlines
Deal found 6/19$435
Thu 8/293:15 pmCAN - SFO
1 stop18h 25mVietnam Airlines
Deal found 6/20$448
Thu 8/293:15 pmCAN - SFO
1 stop18h 25mVietnam Airlines
Deal found 6/19$451
Sun 9/223:15 pmCAN - SFO
1 stop18h 25mVietnam Airlines
Deal found 6/20$463
Sun 9/2212:10 amCAN - SFO
2 stops35h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/18$487
Mon 9/235:35 amCAN - SFO
2 stops30h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/18$504
Mon 9/2310:15 amCAN - SFO
3 stops25h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/18$520
Sat 8/315:50 amCAN - SFO
2 stops30h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 6/19$545
Thu 10/243:15 pmCAN - SFO
1 stop18h 25mVietnam Airlines
Deal found 6/19$558

Find flights from Guangzhou to San Francisco within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Guangzhou 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 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated June 20, 2024.

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$863 - $1,517

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Price

Guangzhou BaiyunSan Francisco

CAN - SFO

CANSFO

Guangzhou Baiyun

Sun 9/15

1 stop18h 25m

San Francisco

Sat 9/21

1 stop24h 20m

$863

Guangzhou BaiyunSan Francisco

CAN - SFO

CANSFO

Guangzhou Baiyun

Mon 9/16

1 stop28h 55m

San Francisco

Thu 3/13

1 stop20h 45m

$911

Guangzhou BaiyunSan Francisco

CAN - SFO

CANSFO

Guangzhou Baiyun

Sun 9/15

1 stop17h 50m

San Francisco

Fri 9/20

1 stop19h 30m

$935

Guangzhou BaiyunSan Francisco

CAN - SFO

CANSFO

Guangzhou Baiyun

Mon 11/25

1 stop17h 20m

San Francisco

Sun 2/16

1 stop24h 10m

$996

Guangzhou BaiyunSan Francisco

CAN - SFO

CANSFO

Guangzhou Baiyun

Wed 11/20

2 stops21h 00m

San Francisco

Wed 2/12

2 stops33h 20m

$1,138

Guangzhou BaiyunSan Francisco

CAN - SFO

CANSFO

Guangzhou Baiyun

Wed 11/20

2 stops25h 05m

San Francisco

Wed 2/12

1 stop38h 10m

$1,151

Guangzhou BaiyunSan Francisco

CAN - SFO

CANSFO

Guangzhou Baiyun

Sun 9/15

2 stops32h 08m

San Francisco

Fri 9/20

1 stop20h 45m

$1,155

Guangzhou BaiyunSan Francisco

CAN - SFO

CANSFO

Guangzhou Baiyun

Sat 9/14

1 stop23h 20m

San Francisco

Sat 9/21

2 stops27h 15m

$1,409

Guangzhou BaiyunSan Francisco

CAN - SFO

CANSFO

Guangzhou Baiyun

Thu 7/11

1 stop16h 05m

San Francisco

Thu 1/9

1 stop18h 25m

$1,517

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Guangzhou to San Francisco. Price data was last updated on June 14, 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Guangzhou to San Francisco may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 39 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 Guangzhou to San Francisco?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Guangzhou to San Francisco. Price data was last updated on June 16, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Guangzhou to San Francisco flight should consider departing on Sunday at noon when fares are most often at their lowest. Tuesday evenings 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 Guangzhou 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 20, 2024.
See what other customers who have flown with Asiana Airlines, Japan Airlines and China Southern from Guangzhou to San Francisco have to say. Reviews also offer insight into each airline's entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.5
Very good
1,120 reviews

Comfort

8.3

Entertainment

8.2

Food

8.1

Overall

8.5

Boarding

8.6

Crew

8.8

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
1,120 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,120 reviews

Comfort

8.3

Entertainment

8.2

Food

8.1

Overall

8.5

Boarding

8.6

Crew

8.8

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
885 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,120 reviews

Comfort

8.3

Entertainment

8.2

Food

8.1

Overall

8.5

Boarding

8.6

Crew

8.8

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
559 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,120 reviews

Comfort

8.3

Entertainment

8.2

Food

8.1

Overall

8.5

Boarding

8.6

Crew

8.8

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
1,477 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,120 reviews

Comfort

8.3

Entertainment

8.2

Food

8.1

Overall

8.5

Boarding

8.6

Crew

8.8

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
1,449 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,120 reviews

Comfort

8.3

Entertainment

8.2

Food

8.1

Overall

8.5

Boarding

8.6

Crew

8.8

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!

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

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Guangzhou to San Francisco for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Vietnam Airlines for just $863, but on average you can expect to pay $1,082.

  • Are there nonstop flights from Guangzhou to San Francisco for under $1,600 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 12 direct flights from Guangzhou to San Francisco under $1,600. A good price for a nonstop flight from Guangzhou to San Francisco is less than $3,811.

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

    There are currently 11+ open flights from Guangzhou to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $1,200.

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

    Currently priced at $863, Vietnam Airlines will fly you from Guangzhou to San Francisco and back. In addition to Vietnam Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Asiana Airlines and EVA Air - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $911 and $935, respectively. Vietnam Airlines is priced at 28% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

    The cheapest airline one-way is Philippine Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $435. However, be on the lookout for offers from Vietnam Airlines and EVA Air, as they are both options that can get you from Guangzhou to San Francisco for a low price.

  • What are the cheapest flights from Guangzhou to San Francisco?

    Looking for the cheapest flight from Guangzhou to San Francisco? While on average our users pay $1,232, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $746. The most popular route (Guangzhou Baiyun - San Francisco), is priced around $777.

  • What does CAN to SFO mean?

    Guangzhou Baiyun Airport is CAN and San Francisco Airport is SFO. 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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Many airlines flying from Guangzhou 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 Guangzhou to San Francisco?

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

    The Guangzhou to San Francisco flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/20.

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

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

    Currently, September is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Guangzhou to San Francisco (average of $268). Flying from Guangzhou to San Francisco in June is currently the most expensive (average of $382). 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 4 airlines flying from Guangzhou to San Francisco

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Vietnam AirlinesCheapest$849Average$1,001FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%
China SouthernCheapest$985Average$1,185FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
Asiana AirlinesCheapest$989Average$1,077FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%
Cathay PacificCheapest$1,068Average$1,185FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%

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