The cheapest times to fly from PFO to SFO are

  • April 2nd to July 29th
  • October 8th to October 21st

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 PFO to SFO is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $5951 for Tuesday flights during early February, or as low as $759 for Wednesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Pafos (PFO) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $985 to $4176 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $874. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early February, with an average price of $5951. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $5077 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3947 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PFO to SFO flight.

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

PFO to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PFO to SFO flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Paphos. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.34, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SFO, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into PFO. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to San Francisco, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Paphos. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2083 (52%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1635. Return trip prices are from the SFO to PFO 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 PFO 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 13 hour 55 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: London (PFO > LGW > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $697
  • Average savings: $3250 (82.34%)

See PFO to TLV flights

Hack #2: Tel Aviv (PFO > TLV > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $837
  • Average savings: $3110 (78.79%)

See PFO to LGW flights

Hack #3: London (PFO > STN > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $859
  • Average savings: $3088 (78.24%)

See PFO to STN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, easyJet, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian Air UK, S7, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7184 miles or 11561 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PFO to SFO flight is about 13 hour 55 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from PFO to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePFO
Origination airport namePafos International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeSFO
Destination airport nameSan Francisco International Airport
CitySan Francisco, CA
Countrythe United States


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