The cheapest times to fly from SFO to BCD are

  • January 15th to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • July 16th to July 29th
  • August 13th to October 14th

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 SFO to BCD is early October. Prices can be as high as $8307 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1213 for Tuesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Bacolod

Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Bacolod (BCD) will usually cost between $1342 to $3846 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $1362. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $5125. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3763 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1447 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to BCD flight.

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

SFO to BCD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SFO to BCD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from San Francisco. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $496 (19%) 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 $1541. Return trip prices are from the BCD to SFO 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 SFO to BCD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 41 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 SFO to BCD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Mactan-Cebu International Airport (CEB) in Lapu-Lapu City

  • 73 miles (117 km) away from BCD
  • Usually 50.41% less expensive than BCD
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to CEB flights


Flight Hacking SFO to BCD

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 SFO to BCD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Manila (SFO > MNL > BCD)

  • Price for both tickets: $710
  • Average savings: $738 (50.97%)

See SFO to MNL flights

Hack #2: Lapu-Lapu City (SFO > CEB > BCD)

  • Price for both tickets: $767
  • Average savings: $681 (47.03%)

See SFO to CEB flights

Hack #3: Luzon Island (SFO > CRK > BCD)

  • Price for both tickets: $833
  • Average savings: $614 (42.43%)

See SFO to CRK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, ANA, JAL, Philippine Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7054 miles or 11352 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SFO to BCD flight is about 13 hour 41 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 37 available flights from SFO to BCD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SFO
Origination airport name San Francisco International Airport
City San Francisco, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.6
Longitude -122.4

Return Airport

Destination code BCD
Destination airport name Bacolod Airport
City Bacolod
Country the Philippines
Latitude 10.8
Longitude 123


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