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

SFO — TYO
May 25 — Jun 11

The best prices from San Francisco to Tokyo are usually found in August or February, booked 51 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from San Francisco to Tokyo

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to TYO flight in 2022: compare San Francisco to Tokyo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Tokyo.

SFO - TYO

Price

$830 - $1,363

TYO

Temperature

42.8 - 80.6 °F

TYO

Rainfall

2 - 8.3 inches

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 28% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop
Round-trip from$830From San Francisco to Tokyo (TYO)
One-way from$442One-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 33% 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 28% by booking at least 52 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 $1,228.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Tokyo from San Francisco average $976. You can even find prices in August for less than $976, as users have found deals to Tokyo from as low as $684. 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 39%.

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 43% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Tokyo in May, June 2022

The best prices found for SFO to TYO flights for May, June
Jun 22 - Sep 8
SFO

San Francisco

NRT

Tokyo Narita

1 stop

16h 10m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

35h 09m
$773

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

May 20 - May 24
SFO

San Francisco

NRT

Tokyo Narita

1 stop

16h 25m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 20m
$777

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/18/22

May 24 - May 31
SFO

San Francisco

NRT

Tokyo Narita

1 stop

35h 40m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

34h 19m
$803

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/19/22

San Francisco to Tokyo 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Tokyo from San Francisco found for this year
Oct 19 - Oct 26
SFO

San Francisco

NRT

Tokyo Narita

1 stop

14h 09m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 04m
$648

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/18/22

Oct 12 - Oct 19
SFO

San Francisco

NRT

Tokyo Narita

1 stop

16h 10m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

14h 56m
$652

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

Oct 4 - Oct 11
SFO

San Francisco

NRT

Tokyo Narita

1 stop

16h 10m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

14h 56m
$653

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

Cheap Philippine Airlines flights from San Francisco to Tokyo

Nov 7 - Nov 21
SFO

San Francisco

HND

Tokyo Haneda

1 stop

21h 40m
HND

Tokyo Haneda

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

21h 40m
$758

Philippine Airlines

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Deal found 5/18/22

Oct 31 - Nov 8
SFO

San Francisco

HND

Tokyo Haneda

1 stop

33h 15m
HND

Tokyo Haneda

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

21h 40m
$759

Philippine Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

Oct 13 - Oct 20
SFO

San Francisco

HND

Tokyo Haneda

1 stop

22h 45m
HND

Tokyo Haneda

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

20h 50m
$762

Philippine Airlines

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Deal found 5/19/22

Cheap Lufthansa flights from San Francisco to Tokyo

May 30 - Jun 10
SFO

San Francisco

HND

Tokyo Haneda

2 stops

48h 00m
HND

Tokyo Haneda

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

47h 20m
$2,357

Lufthansa

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Deal found 5/18/22

May 25 - Jun 8
SFO

San Francisco

HND

Tokyo Haneda

1 stop

35h 05m
HND

Tokyo Haneda

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

41h 05m
$2,386

Lufthansa

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Deal found 5/20/22

May 25 - Jun 8
SFO

San Francisco

HND

Tokyo Haneda

1 stop

35h 05m
HND

Tokyo Haneda

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

47h 20m
$2,396

Lufthansa

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Deal found 5/20/22

Non-stop flights to Tokyo from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Tokyo direct flight deals
Aug 16 - Aug 23
SFO

San Francisco

NRT

Tokyo Narita

Nonstop

10h 50m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

9h 40m
$1,260

Japan Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

Aug 16 - Aug 23
SFO

San Francisco

HND

Tokyo Haneda

Nonstop

10h 55m
HND

Tokyo Haneda

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

9h 40m
$1,262

Japan Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

Sep 5 - Sep 13
SFO

San Francisco

NRT

Tokyo Narita

Nonstop

10h 55m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

9h 40m
$1,264

Japan Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Tokyo

Late deals on return flights to Tokyo from San Francisco, departing today and this week
May 29 - Jun 6
SFO

San Francisco

NRT

Tokyo Narita

1 stop

26h 00m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

32h 40m
$831

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

May 25 - May 31
SFO

San Francisco

NRT

Tokyo Narita

1 stop

16h 10m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

32h 49m
$838

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/19/22

May 26 - Jun 2
SFO

San Francisco

NRT

Tokyo Narita

1 stop

16h 00m
NRT

Tokyo Narita

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

20h 20m
$872

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/18/22

One-way flights to Tokyo All airports from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Tokyo
Oct 12
SFO

San Francisco

NRT

Tokyo Narita

2 stops

24h 55m
$361

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

Sep 26
SFO

San Francisco

NRT

Tokyo Narita

2 stops

24h 55m
$375

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/17/22

Sep 20
SFO

San Francisco

NRT

Tokyo Narita

1 stop

16h 10m
$380

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/18/22

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 7 outbound flights to Tokyo per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 27 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 Air China, Japan Airlines, and ANA. 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 $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Tokyo for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $645, but on average you can expect to pay $661.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Tokyo for under $1,300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Tokyo under $1,300. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Tokyo is less than $1,438.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Tokyo for under $900?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Tokyo within the next 7 days for less than $900.

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 Aeromexico.

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 (89%), Japan Airlines (89%), ANA( 80%).

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Tokyo?

The cheapest flight price from San Francisco to Tokyo is $200. On average you can expect to pay $2,192. The most popular route, (San Francisco - Tokyo Narita), can usually be booked for $648.

Top 5 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$16FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$72Average$80FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$72Average$90FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$77Average$628FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$79Average$1,189FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-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
12%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
56%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
32%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from San Francisco to Tokyo

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Francisco to Tokyo
Sunday4daily flights
Monday10daily flights
Tuesday7daily flights
Wednesday9daily flights
Thursday8daily flights
Friday4daily flights
Saturday10daily flights