The cheapest times to fly from ORN to SFO are

  • October 8th to March 25th (except the weeks of December 10th and January 1st)

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 ORN to SFO is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $1646 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $685 for Monday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Oran (ORN) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $1063 to $1442 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $1102. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1404. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $301 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1264 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORN to SFO flight.

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

ORN to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORN to SFO flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Oran. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to San Francisco, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Oran. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $95 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1225. Return trip prices are from the SFO to ORN 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 ORN 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 3 minutes may not be realistic.


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $601
  • Average savings: $664 (52.49%)

See ORN to ORY flights

Hack #2: Paris (ORN > ORY > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $683
  • Average savings: $582 (46%)

See ORN to BCN flights

Hack #3: Paris (ORN > CDG > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $717
  • Average savings: $547 (43.28%)

See ORN to CDG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Algerie, Air France, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6151 miles or 9899 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORN to SFO flight is about 12 hour 3 minutes.

How many flights go between Oran 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 ORN to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ORN
Origination airport name Ahmed Benbella Airport
City Oran
Country Algeria
Latitude 35.6
Longitude -0.6

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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