The cheapest times to fly from FRU to SFO are

  • January 29th to May 20th (except the week of April 30th)
  • October 1st to November 25th

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 FRU to SFO is mid February. Prices can be as high as $2222 for Thursday flights during early August, or as low as $1136 for Monday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Bishkek (FRU) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $1166 to $1833 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $1190. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1837. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $647 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1372 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FRU to SFO flight.

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

FRU to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FRU to SFO flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Bishkek. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to San Francisco, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Bishkek. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $86 (6%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1352. Return trip prices are from the SFO to FRU 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 FRU 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 9 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 FRU 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 13.56% less expensive than SFO
  • 2-layover flights available

See FRU to SJC flights

Destination alternative #2: Sacramento International Airport (SMF) in Sacramento, CA

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from SFO
  • Usually 0.80% less expensive than SFO
  • 2-layover flights available

See FRU to SMF flights


Flight Hacking FRU 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 FRU to SFO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Moscow (FRU > DME > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $872
  • Average savings: $501 (36.48%)

See FRU to IST flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (FRU > IST > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $906
  • Average savings: $466 (33.97%)

See FRU to DME flights

Hack #3: Moscow (FRU > SVO > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $912
  • Average savings: $460 (33.53%)

See FRU to SVO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6762 miles or 10882 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FRU to SFO flight is about 13 hour 9 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from FRU to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeFRU
Origination airport nameManas Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeSFO
Destination airport nameSan Francisco International Airport
CitySan Francisco, CA
Countrythe United States


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