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

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Australia to San Francisco, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 5% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1,059 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,064.

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

Flights from Australia to San Francisco lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Australia to San Francisco in March, with the cheapest ticket starting at $711.

Cheap flights from Australia to San Francisco in January, February 2021

The best prices found for Australia to SFO flights in January, February
28 Feb - 30 Apr
$2,325pp
MEL
Melbourne
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
28 Feb - 30 Apr
$2,495pp
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Melbourne
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
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Melbourne
28 Feb - 29 Apr
$2,507pp
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Melbourne
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Singapore Airlines
   
2 STOPS
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Melbourne

Australia to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Australia found for this year
30 Oct - 7 Nov
$1,067pp
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Melbourne
Philippine Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Philippine Airlines
 
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Melbourne
1 Jul - 31 Jul
$1,117pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
 
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San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
14 Apr - 5 May
$1,119pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
Philippine Airlines
 
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San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Philippine Airlines
 
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Sydney Kingsford Smith

Direct flights to San Francisco from Australia

Save time with Australia to San Francisco direct flight deals
1 Jul - 31 Jul
$1,709pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
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San Francisco
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
3 Mar - 16 Aug
$2,527pp
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San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
14 Apr - 5 May
$5,740pp
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Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
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San Francisco
United Airlines
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Last-minute flights from Australia to San Francisco

Late deals on return flights to San Francisco from Australia, departing today and this week
29 Jan - 5 Feb
$11,535pp
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Melbourne
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SFO
San Francisco
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San Francisco
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Melbourne
29 Jan - 5 Feb
$11,664pp
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29 Jan - 5 Feb
$16,331pp
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One-way flights to San Francisco from Australia

The cheapest one-way flights from Australia to San Francisco
07:35 - 05:25
Philippine Airlines
1 stop
38h 50m
SYD - SFO
Philippine Airlines
$793
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Fiji Airways
1 stop
17h 30m
SYD - SFO
Fiji Airways
$876
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05:15 - 09:39
Japan Airlines
2 stops
46h 24m
SYD - SFO
Japan Airlines
$1,076
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Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Australia to San Francisco

Can I find flights from Australia to San Francisco for under $1,165 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Australia to San Francisco for under $1,165. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,117, but on average you can expect to pay $1,239.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Australia to San Francisco to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Philippine Airlines and Delta are some airlines that have done so. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from Australia to San Francisco. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Qantas Airways, United Airlines, and Air New Zealand flying from Australia to San Francisco have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from Australia to San Francisco for under $1,813 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 11 direct flights from Australia to San Francisco under $1,813. A good price for a direct flight from Australia to San Francisco is less than $8,368.

Are there last-minute flights available from Australia to San Francisco for under $11,653?

There are currently 5+ open flights from Australia to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $11,653.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Australia to San Francisco was viewed by 2,883 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

When booking a flight from Australia to San Francisco, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Air Canada or Alaska Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most popular routes from Australia to San Francisco?

While some choose either Melbourne - San Francisco or Melbourne Avalon - San Francisco, Sydney Kingsford Smith - San Francisco is the most popular route from Australia to San Francisco.

What are the cheapest flights from Australia to San Francisco?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Australia to San Francisco? While on average our users pay $2,455, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $461. The most popular route (Sydney Kingsford Smith - San Francisco), is priced around $1,118.

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

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Australia to San Francisco consider choosing Avianca(85%), United Airlines(85%) or Air New Zealand(85%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

How long does is the flight from Australia to San Francisco?

Departing from Australia to San Francisco will take you 13h 20m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Australia to San Francisco return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Australia to San Francisco from $1,119 return. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Japan Airlines, from $1,177, and Fiji Airways, from $1,316.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Philippine Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $709. Users have also found prices from $876 and $1,054 on Philippine Airlines and Fiji Airways, respectively.

Destination information for San Francisco

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Australia to San Francisco
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $0.78
Flight duration
14h 02m
Average temperature for January in San Francisco
15.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in San Francisco
56.0 mm

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 10 airlines flying from Australia to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Australia to San Francisco 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
Philippine Airlines
$571 $804 No cancel fee 60%
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Delta
$702 $805 No cancel fee N/A
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Air Canada
$592 $828 No cancel fee 67%
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China Southern
$558 $857 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.

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Korean Air
$755 $894 No cancel fee 81%
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Air China
$738 $908 No cancel fee 67%
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China Eastern
$681 $915 No cancel fee 62%

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Lufthansa
$621 $954 No cancel fee 76%
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Asiana Airlines
$732 $962 No cancel fee 76%

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Japan Airlines
$719 $971 No cancel fee 79%

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

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