The cheapest times to fly from OSD to SFO are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 23rd to May 20th
  • October 29th 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 OSD to SFO is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $6380 for Wednesday flights during late December, or as low as $611 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Ostersund (OSD) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $624 to $1145 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $622. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1615. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $993 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $684 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OSD to SFO flight.

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

OSD to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OSD to SFO flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Östersund. 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. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to San Francisco, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Östersund. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $162 (13%) 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 $732. Return trip prices are from the SFO to OSD 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 OSD to SFO can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 7 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Stockholm (OSD > ARN > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $514
  • Average savings: $171 (24.93%)

See OSD to BMA flights

Hack #2: Stockholm (OSD > BMA > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $544
  • Average savings: $140 (20.47%)

See OSD to ARN flights

Hack #3: Gothenburg (OSD > GOT > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $643
  • Average savings: $41 (5.99%)

See OSD to GOT flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: American, BRA, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, SAS, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5077 miles or 8171 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OSD to SFO flight is about 10 hour 7 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from OSD to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code OSD
Origination airport name Are Ostersund Airport
City Ostersund
Country Sweden
Latitude 63.2
Longitude 14.5

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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