The cheapest times to fly from GWL to SFO are

  • March 26th to April 8th
  • April 30th to July 29th (except the weeks of May 14th, June 18th, and July 16th)

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 GWL to SFO is early May. Prices can be as high as $10300 for Friday flights during late October, or as low as $1517 for Sunday flights around early May.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Gwalior (GWL) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $1517 to $5643 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early May with an average ticket price of $1517. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late October, with an average price of $7968. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $6451 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1796 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GWL to SFO flight.

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

GWL to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GWL to SFO flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Gwalior. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to San Francisco, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Gwalior. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $3362 (41%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1839. Return trip prices are from the SFO to GWL 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 GWL 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 15 hour 4 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Delhi (GWL > DEL > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $975
  • Average savings: $822 (45.74%)

See GWL to HYD flights

Hack #2: Hyderabad (GWL > HYD > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1164
  • Average savings: $633 (35.22%)

See GWL to DEL flights

Hack #3: Indore (GWL > IDR > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1487
  • Average savings: $309 (17.2%)

See GWL to IDR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Air India, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7821 miles or 12587 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GWL to SFO flight is about 15 hour 4 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 37 available flights from GWL to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GWL
Origination airport name Gwalior Airport
City Gwalior
Country India
Latitude 26.3
Longitude 78.2

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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