The cheapest times to fly from KUF to SFO are

  • January 8th to April 29th (except the weeks of March 19th and March 26th)
  • September 17th 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 KUF to SFO is mid February. Prices can be as high as $4767 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $755 for Tuesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Samara (KUF) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $764 to $1865 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 $775. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1608. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $832 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $833 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KUF to SFO flight.

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

KUF to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KUF to SFO flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Samara. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to San Francisco, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Samara. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1498 (50%) 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 $845. Return trip prices are from the SFO to KUF 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 KUF 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 12 hour 0 minutes may not be realistic.


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $716
  • Average savings: $117 (14.05%)

See KUF to SVO flights

Hack #2: Moscow (KUF > SVO > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $743
  • Average savings: $90 (10.8%)

See KUF to DME flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (KUF > LAX > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $795
  • Average savings: $38 (4.56%)

See KUF to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, Air New Zealand, Alaska, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, S7, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6124 miles or 9856 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KUF to SFO flight is about 12 hour 0 minutes.

How many flights go between Samara 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 KUF to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code KUF
Origination airport name Kurumoch Airport
City Samara
Country Russia
Latitude 53.5
Longitude 50.2

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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