The cheapest times to fly from HIR to SFO are

  • February 26th to March 18th (except the week of March 5th)
  • May 14th to October 14th (except the weeks of July 23rd and September 3rd)
  • December 24th to January 14th

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 HIR to SFO is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $7961 for Monday flights during mid November, or as low as $1051 for Saturday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Honiara (HIR) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $1061 to $7920 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $1343. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid November, with an average price of $4674. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3331 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1586 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HIR to SFO flight.

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

HIR to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HIR to SFO flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Honiara. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays 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 $5159 (66%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1327. Return trip prices are from the SFO to HIR 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 HIR 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 41 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Brisbane (HIR > BNE > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1462
  • Average savings: $124 (7.82%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, Delta, Fiji Airways, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Solomon, United, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5947 miles or 9571 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HIR to SFO flight is about 11 hour 41 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 24 available flights from HIR to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HIR
Origination airport name Honiara International Airport
City Honiara
Country the Solomon Islands
Latitude -9.4
Longitude 160.1

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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