The cheapest times to fly from PNK to SFO are

  • March 26th to June 10th
  • July 2nd to July 29th
  • October 8th to November 4th

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 PNK to SFO is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $6845 for Friday flights during late June, or as low as $3991 for Saturday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Pontianak (PNK) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $4035 to $6845 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $4013. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $6816. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2803 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $6513 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PNK to SFO flight.

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

PNK to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PNK to SFO flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Pontianak. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.49, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SFO, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into PNK. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to San Francisco, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Pontianak. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1018 (15%) 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 $5316. Return trip prices are from the SFO to PNK 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 PNK 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 15 hour 50 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Kuala Lumpur (PNK > KUL > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $876
  • Average savings: $5638 (86.56%)

See PNK to CGK flights

Hack #2: Jakarta (PNK > CGK > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $996
  • Average savings: $5518 (84.72%)

See PNK to KUL flights

Hack #3: Surabaya (PNK > SUB > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1206
  • Average savings: $5307 (81.48%)

See PNK to SUB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: ANA, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Garuda Indonesia, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8252 miles or 13280 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PNK to SFO flight is about 15 hour 50 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 1 available flights from PNK to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PNK
Origination airport name Supadio Airport
City Pontianak
Country Indonesia
Latitude -0.2
Longitude 109.4

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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