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The cheapest times to fly from SFO to CFR are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • September 10th to December 16th (except the week of September 17th)

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 CFR is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $2199 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $1254 for Monday flights around late November to early December.

 

When to Fly to Caen

Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Caen (CFR) will usually cost between $1256 to $2072 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 $1300. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1986. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $686 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1500 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to CFR flight.

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

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SFO to CFR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SFO to CFR 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 $0.17, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CFR, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SFO. 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 $360 (22%) 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 $1481. Return trip prices are from the CFR to SFO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SFO to CFR 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 49 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 CFR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: London Gatwick Airport (LGW) in London

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from CFR
  • Usually 71.87% less expensive than CFR
  • Nonstop flights available

See SFO to LGW flights

Destination alternative #2: Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) in Paris

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from CFR
  • Usually 67.27% less expensive than CFR
  • Nonstop flights available

See SFO to CDG flights

Destination alternative #3: Paris Orly Airport (ORY) in Paris

  • 131 miles (211 km) away from CFR
  • Usually 60.87% less expensive than CFR
  • Nonstop flights available

See SFO to ORY flights

Destination alternative #4: Jersey Airport (JER) in Jersey

  • 79 miles (127 km) away from CFR
  • Usually 55.27% less expensive than CFR
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to JER flights

Destination alternative #5: Southampton Airport (SOU) in Southampton

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from CFR
  • Usually 31.33% less expensive than CFR
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to SOU flights

Destination alternative #6: Rouen Vallee de Seine Airport (URO) in Boos

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from CFR
  • Usually 21.87% less expensive than CFR
  • 2-layover flights available

See SFO to URO flights

 

Flight Hacking SFO to CFR

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 CFR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Nice (SFO > NCE > CFR)

  • Price for both tickets: $998
  • Average savings: $503 (33.5%)

See SFO to NCE flights

Hack #2: Marseille (SFO > MRS > CFR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1096
  • Average savings: $404 (26.93%)

See SFO to MRS flights

Hack #3: Lyon (SFO > LYS > CFR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1125
  • Average savings: $375 (25%)

See SFO to LYS flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5468 miles or 8800 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SFO to CFR flight is about 10 hour 49 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from SFO to CFR.

 

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 CFR
Destination airport name Caen Carpiquet Airport
City Caen
Country France
Latitude 49.2
Longitude -0.5

 

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