The cheapest times to fly from MAU to SFO are

  • June 25th to July 29th
  • December 3rd to March 4th (except the week of February 5th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from MAU to SFO is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $4550 for Friday flights during late October, or as low as $833 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Maupiti (MAU) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $1754 to $2906 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $2184. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late October, with an average price of $3673. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1489 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2835 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MAU to SFO flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MAU to SFO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

MAU to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MAU to SFO flight is more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Maupiti. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.42, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to San Francisco, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Maupiti. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $922 (32%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1502. Return trip prices are from the SFO to MAU flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MAU to SFO can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 33 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from MAU to SFO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, CA

  • 30 miles (48 km) away from SFO
  • Usually 0.74% less expensive than SFO
  • 2-layover flights available

See MAU to SJC flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MAU to SFO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Tahiti, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, American, Delta, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from San Francisco International Airport to Maupiti Fr. Polynesia Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4208 miles or 6772 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MAU to SFO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MAU to SFO flight is about 8 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Maupiti and San Francisco, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 34 available flights from MAU to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MAU
Origination airport name Maupiti Fr. Polynesia Airport
City Maupiti
Country French Polynesia
Latitude -16.4
Longitude -152.3

Return Airport

Destination code SFO
Destination airport name San Francisco International Airport
City San Francisco, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.6
Longitude -122.4


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