The cheapest times to fly from CEN to SFO are
- January 15th to April 1st
- April 16th to June 10th
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 CEN to SFO is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $3246 for Friday flights during mid October, or as low as $542 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.
When to Fly to San Francisco
Flying from Ciudad Obregon (CEN) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $548 to $1384 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $579. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid October, with an average price of $1470. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $891 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $735 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CEN to SFO flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CEN to SFO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the CEN to SFO flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Ciudad Obregón. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.45, 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $329 (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 $619. Return trip prices are from the SFO to CEN flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from CEN 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 2 hour 48 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking CEN 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 CEN to SFO — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $421
- Average savings: $314 (42.72%)
- Price for both tickets: $496
- Average savings: $240 (32.59%)
- Price for both tickets: $698
- Average savings: $37 (5.03%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from CEN to SFO? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Alaska, COPA, Delta, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from San Francisco International Airport to Ciudad Obregon International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1014 miles or 1632 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from CEN to SFO?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop CEN to SFO flight is about 2 hour 48 minutes.
How many flights go between Ciudad Obregon and San Francisco, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from CEN to SFO.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Ciudad Obregon International Airport|
|Destination airport name||San Francisco International Airport|
|City||San Francisco, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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