The cheapest times to fly from PNI to SFO are

  • October 8th to August 5th (except the weeks of November 26th, December 10th, January 1st, and June 18th)

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 PNI to SFO is late December. Prices can be as high as $2066 for Friday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $1585 for Tuesday flights around late December.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Pohnpei (PNI) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $1585 to $1600 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late December with an average ticket price of $1585. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1682. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $97 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1600 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PNI to SFO flight.

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

PNI to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PNI to SFO flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Pohnpei. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SFO, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into PNI. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to San Francisco, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Pohnpei. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $197 (9%) 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 $1585. Return trip prices are from the SFO to PNI 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 PNI 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 36 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Delta, Fiji Airways, Hawaiian, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5345 miles or 8602 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PNI to SFO flight is about 10 hour 36 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from PNI to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PNI
Origination airport name Pohnpei International Airport
City Pohnpei
Country Micronesia
Latitude 7
Longitude 158.2

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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