The cheapest times to fly from BHE to SFO are

  • January 15th to March 18th
  • July 30th to September 23rd
  • October 15th to December 9th

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 BHE to SFO is early to mid August. Prices can be as high as $3039 for Monday flights during early January, or as low as $1085 for Tuesday flights around early to mid August.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Blenheim (BHE) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $1128 to $2021 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid August with an average ticket price of $1142. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1968. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $826 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1206 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BHE to SFO flight.

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

BHE to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BHE to SFO flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Blenheim. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to San Francisco, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Blenheim. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $336 (20%) 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 $1195. Return trip prices are from the SFO to BHE 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 BHE to SFO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 11 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BHE to SFO

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from BHE to SFO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Auckland (BHE > AKL > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1038
  • Average savings: $169 (13.97%)

See BHE to WLG flights

Hack #2: Wellington (BHE > WLG > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1093
  • Average savings: $113 (9.37%)

See BHE to AKL flights

Hack #3: Christchurch (BHE > CHC > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1140
  • Average savings: $66 (5.47%)

See BHE to CHC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, Delta, EVA Air, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from San Francisco International Airport to Woodbourne Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6783 miles or 10916 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BHE to SFO flight is about 13 hour 11 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from BHE to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BHE
Origination airport name Woodbourne Airport
City Blenheim
Country New Zealand
Latitude -41.5
Longitude 173.9

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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