The cheapest times to fly from FUK to SFO are

  • January 29th to March 18th
  • July 2nd to July 29th
  • August 20th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 8th and November 12th)

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 FUK to SFO is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1510 for Sunday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $798 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Fukuoka (FUK) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $809 to $1415 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $809. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $1376. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $567 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $877 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FUK to SFO flight.

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

FUK to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FUK to SFO flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Fukuoka. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to San Francisco, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Fukuoka. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $76 (8%) 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 $929. Return trip prices are from the SFO to FUK 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 FUK 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 11 hour 9 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Hong Kong (FUK > HKG > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $856
  • Average savings: $22 (2.45%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, Delta, EVA Air, Hawaiian, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Philippine Airlines, Singapore Airlines, THAI, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5650 miles or 9093 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FUK to SFO flight is about 11 hour 9 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 66 available flights from FUK to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FUK
Origination airport name Fukuoka Airport
City Fukuoka
Country Japan
Latitude 33.6
Longitude 130.5

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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