Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Tokyo (TYO)

SFO — TYO
Feb 12 — Feb 191

The best prices from San Francisco to Tokyo are usually found in February or May, booked 45 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from San Francisco (SFO) to Tokyo (TYO)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to TYO flight in 2023: compare San Francisco to Tokyo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Tokyo.

SFO - TYO

Price

$841 - $1,798

TYO

Temperature

42.8 - 80.6 °F

TYO

Rainfall

2 - 8.3 inches

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 34% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop
Round-trip from$841From San Francisco to Tokyo (TYO)
One-way from$404One-way flight from San Francisco to Tokyo (TYO)

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

Travelers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 21% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 16% by booking at least 45 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from San Francisco to Tokyo within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,378.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Tokyo from San Francisco average $1,194. You can even find prices in February for less than $1,194, as users have found deals to Tokyo from as low as $381. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Tokyo from San Francisco. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 50%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Tokyo (SFO - TYO)?

It’s typically best to fly out from San Francisco to Tokyo in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 28% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

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Reviews of Airlines Servicing Tokyo

ANA
8.4
Very good
32 reviews

Comfort

8.3

Boarding

8.5

Overall

8.4

Food

7.9

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight attendants were very attentive and Friendly. Very professional. The food was very good too.

ANA
8.4
Very good
32 reviews
ANA
8.4
Very good
32 reviews

Comfort

8.3

Boarding

8.5

Overall

8.4

Food

7.9

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight attendants were very attentive and Friendly. Very professional. The food was very good too.

Fiji Airways
8.0
Very good
26 reviews
ANA
8.4
Very good
32 reviews

Comfort

8.3

Boarding

8.5

Overall

8.4

Food

7.9

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight attendants were very attentive and Friendly. Very professional. The food was very good too.

Japan Airlines
7.9
Good
175 reviews
ANA
8.4
Very good
32 reviews

Comfort

8.3

Boarding

8.5

Overall

8.4

Food

7.9

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight attendants were very attentive and Friendly. Very professional. The food was very good too.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,670 reviews
ANA
8.4
Very good
32 reviews

Comfort

8.3

Boarding

8.5

Overall

8.4

Food

7.9

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight attendants were very attentive and Friendly. Very professional. The food was very good too.

Cathay Pacific
6.5
Okay
72 reviews
ANA
8.4
Very good
32 reviews

Comfort

8.3

Boarding

8.5

Overall

8.4

Food

7.9

Entertainment

8.1

Crew

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight attendants were very attentive and Friendly. Very professional. The food was very good too.

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly from for flights from San Francisco to Tokyo?

San Francisco (SFO) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from San Francisco to Tokyo. You should not have trouble finding flights to Tokyo from San Francisco; the airport handles an average of 14 outbound flights to Tokyo per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 25 airlines have flights from the San Francisco airport to Tokyo. It is only a 11.8 mi journey to San Francisco (SFO) from San Francisco’s city center.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from San Francisco to Tokyo that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are ANA, Japan Airlines, and United 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 Tokyo for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Tokyo for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Cathay Pacific for just $743, but on average you can expect to pay $786.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Tokyo for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Tokyo under $1,200. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Tokyo is less than $1,187.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Tokyo for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Tokyo within the next 7 days for less than $800.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from San Francisco to Tokyo round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Francisco to Tokyo round-trip from $743. You may be able to fly from San Francisco to Tokyo for 37% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

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

Before booking your flight from San Francisco to Tokyo check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Air Canada or Alaska Airlines.

What are the most reliable airlines from San Francisco to Tokyo?

Before booking your flight to Tokyo from San Francisco, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: American Airlines (87%), Japan Airlines (87%), Thai Airways( 65%).

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Tokyo?

The cheapest flight price from San Francisco to Tokyo is $381. On average you can expect to pay $2,319. The most popular route, (San Francisco - Tokyo Narita), can usually be booked for $741.

Top 10 airlines flying from San Francisco to Tokyo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Tokyo choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$10Average$19FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$76Average$117FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$87Average$630FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$87Average$164FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$193Average$1,515FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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China EasternCheapest$487Average$686FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Air ChinaCheapest$514Average$655FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Hong Kong AirlinesCheapest$520Average$702FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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Hawaiian AirlinesCheapest$525Average$1,091FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time85%COVID-19 safety
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ZIPAIRCheapest$547Average$625FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Tokyo

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Francisco to Tokyo
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
67%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
18%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
14%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from San Francisco to Tokyo

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