The cheapest times to fly from PIU to SFO are

  • March 5th to June 17th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • July 2nd to July 29th

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 PIU to SFO is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $2321 for Wednesday flights during early April, or as low as $546 for Monday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Piura (PIU) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $547 to $1619 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $551. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $1607. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1056 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1049 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PIU to SFO flight.

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

PIU to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PIU to SFO flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Piura. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, 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. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to San Francisco, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Piura. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $123 (11%) 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 $966. Return trip prices are from the SFO to PIU 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 PIU 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 8 hour 10 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from PIU to SFO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK) in Oakland, CA

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from SFO
  • Usually 11.92% less expensive than SFO
  • 2-layover flights available

See PIU to OAK flights

Destination alternative #2: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, CA

  • 30 miles (48 km) away from SFO
  • Usually 11.06% less expensive than SFO
  • 2-layover flights available

See PIU to SJC flights


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

Hack #1: Lima (PIU > LIM > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $620
  • Average savings: $430 (40.94%)

See PIU to LAX flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (PIU > LAX > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $993
  • Average savings: $56 (5.34%)

See PIU to LIM flights

Hack #3: Orlando, FL (PIU > MCO > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1005
  • Average savings: $45 (4.24%)

See PIU to MCO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, COPA, Delta, LATAM, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from San Francisco International Airport to Capitan FAP Guillermo Concha Iberico Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3992 miles or 6424 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PIU to SFO flight is about 8 hour 10 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from PIU to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePIU
Origination airport nameCapitan FAP Guillermo Concha Iberico Airport

Return Airport

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


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