The cheapest times to fly from LGK to SFO are

  • February 5th to July 15th (except the weeks of March 26th, April 9th, and May 21st)
  • November 5th to November 18th

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 LGK to SFO is mid February. Prices can be as high as $5673 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $832 for Saturday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Langkawi (LGK) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $839 to $3126 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 $982. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $3173. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2191 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1259 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGK to SFO flight.

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

LGK to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LGK to SFO flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Langkawi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to San Francisco, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Langkawi. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1199 (44%) 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 $1036. Return trip prices are from the SFO to LGK 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 LGK 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 16 hour 3 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Kuala Lumpur (LGK > KUL > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $824
  • Average savings: $436 (34.59%)

See LGK to SIN flights

Hack #2: Singapore (LGK > SIN > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $861
  • Average savings: $399 (31.65%)

See LGK to KUL flights

Hack #3: Bayan Lepas (LGK > PEN > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $870
  • Average savings: $389 (30.9%)

See LGK to PEN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: American, ANA, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Garuda Indonesia, JAL, KLM, Malaysia Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Qatar Airways, Royal Brunei, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8367 miles or 13465 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGK to SFO flight is about 16 hour 3 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from LGK to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LGK
Origination airport name Langkawi International Airport
City Langkawi
Country Malaysia
Latitude 6.3
Longitude 99.7

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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