The cheapest times to fly from PKZ to SFO are

  • January 22nd to February 4th
  • February 19th to March 18th (except the week of February 26th)
  • October 15th to December 16th (except the week of November 26th)

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 PKZ to SFO is early to mid December. Prices can be as high as $6455 for Sunday flights during mid March, or as low as $1995 for Monday flights around early to mid December.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Pakse (PKZ) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $1995 to $4924 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid December with an average ticket price of $2477. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $4924. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2447 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2020 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PKZ to SFO flight.

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

PKZ to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PKZ to SFO flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Pakse. 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 fly to SFO, and Friday the cheapest day to fly back into PKZ. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to San Francisco, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Pakse. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1172 (29%) 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 $2157. Return trip prices are from the SFO to PKZ 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 PKZ 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 14 hour 43 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Bangkok (PKZ > BKK > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1110
  • Average savings: $910 (45.05%)

See PKZ to REP flights

Hack #2: Siem Reap (PKZ > REP > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1415
  • Average savings: $606 (29.98%)

See PKZ to BKK flights

Hack #3: Ho Chi Minh City (PKZ > SGN > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1456
  • Average savings: $565 (27.95%)

See PKZ to SGN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Bangkok Airways, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, EVA Air, KLM, Lao Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Vietnam Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7635 miles or 12287 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PKZ to SFO flight is about 14 hour 43 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from PKZ to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePKZ
Origination airport namePakse International Airport

Return Airport

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


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