The cheapest times to fly from GVA to SFO are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to June 24th (except the week of May 7th)
  • October 29th 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 GVA to SFO is early June. Prices can be as high as $1186 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $460 for Tuesday flights around early June.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Geneva (GVA) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $483 to $846 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early June with an average ticket price of $506. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $978. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $472 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $591 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GVA to SFO flight.

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

GVA to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GVA to SFO flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Geneva. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SFO, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into GVA. Saturdays 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 $145 (17%) 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 $594. Return trip prices are from the SFO to GVA 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 GVA 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 28 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Barcelona (GVA > BCN > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $492
  • Average savings: $99 (16.75%)

See GVA to ARN flights

Hack #2: Stockholm (GVA > ARN > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $497
  • Average savings: $94 (15.91%)

See GVA to BCN flights

Hack #3: London (GVA > LHR > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $508
  • Average savings: $84 (14.13%)

See GVA to LHR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 29 major airlines flying this route most often: Adria, Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Air New Zealand, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, easyJet, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian Air UK, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5821 miles or 9368 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GVA to SFO flight is about 11 hour 28 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 69 available flights from GVA to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeGVA
Origination airport nameGeneva Airport

Return Airport

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


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