The cheapest times to fly from SFO to FUE are

  • January 8th to March 25th (except the weeks of February 12th and February 19th)
  • April 9th to June 10th (except the week of May 14th)
  • September 3rd to September 30th
  • October 29th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 FUE is late January. Prices can be as high as $4151 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $838 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Fuerteventura

Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Fuerteventura (FUE) will usually cost between $963 to $1929 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1047. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2112. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1065 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1133 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to FUE flight.

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

SFO to FUE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SFO to FUE flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from San Francisco. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FUE, and Wednesday 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 $908 (40%) 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 $1123. Return trip prices are from the FUE 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 FUE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 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 FUE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Gran Canaria Airport (LPA) in Las Palmas

  • 99 miles (159 km) away from FUE
  • Usually 11.74% less expensive than FUE
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to LPA flights

Destination alternative #2: Lanzarote Airport (ACE) in Arrecife

  • 37 miles (60 km) away from FUE
  • Usually 6.88% less expensive than FUE
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to ACE flights


Flight Hacking SFO to FUE

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 FUE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (SFO > LGW > FUE)

  • Price for both tickets: $644
  • Average savings: $489 (43.16%)

See SFO to LGW flights

Hack #2: Barcelona (SFO > BCN > FUE)

  • Price for both tickets: $681
  • Average savings: $452 (39.89%)

See SFO to BCN flights

Hack #3: Paris (SFO > CDG > FUE)

  • Price for both tickets: $790
  • Average savings: $344 (30.32%)

See SFO to CDG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Europa, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5941 miles or 9561 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SFO to FUE flight is about 11 hour 41 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from SFO to FUE.


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 FUE
Destination airport name Fuerteventura Airport
City Fuerteventura
Country Spain
Latitude 28.5
Longitude -13.9


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