The cheapest times to fly from PKC to SFO are

  • March 26th to May 6th
  • October 15th to October 28th
  • December 17th to March 11th

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 PKC to SFO is early to mid April. Prices can be as high as $8233 for Tuesday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $1271 for Saturday flights around early to mid April.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (PKC) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $1651 to $8097 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid April with an average ticket price of $2142. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $5397. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3255 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2589 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PKC to SFO flight.

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

PKC to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PKC to SFO flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.43, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SFO, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into PKC. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $4845 (67%) 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 $2234. Return trip prices are from the SFO to PKC 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 PKC 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 7 hour 47 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: New York, NY (PKC > JFK > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1080
  • Average savings: $1510 (58.3%)

See PKC to SVO flights

Hack #2: Moscow (PKC > SVO > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1259
  • Average savings: $1330 (51.37%)

See PKC to JFK flights

Hack #3: Atlanta, GA (PKC > ATL > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1706
  • Average savings: $883 (34.11%)

See PKC to ATL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, Air New Zealand, Alaska, American, Asiana, China Airlines, Delta, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, S7, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3779 miles or 6082 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PKC to SFO flight is about 7 hour 47 minutes.

How many flights go between Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky and San Francisco, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 24 available flights from PKC to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PKC
Origination airport name Yelizovo Airport
City Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky
Country Russia
Latitude 53.2
Longitude 158.5

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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