The cheapest times to fly from SFO to HAU are

  • January 1st to May 13th (except the week of March 26th)
  • October 8th to December 16th (except the weeks of October 15th and 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 HAU is late January. Prices can be as high as $1790 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $720 for Monday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Haugesund

Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Haugesund (HAU) will usually cost between $722 to $1296 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 $759. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1248. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $490 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $877 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to HAU flight.

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

SFO to HAU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SFO to HAU flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from San Francisco. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to HAU, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SFO. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Haugesund, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to San Francisco. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $135 (13%) 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 $821. Return trip prices are from the HAU 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 HAU 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 10 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 HAU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Flesland Airport (BGO) in Bergen

  • 66 miles (106 km) away from HAU
  • Usually 21.73% less expensive than HAU
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to BGO flights

Destination alternative #2: Sola Airport (SVG) in Stavanger

  • 35 miles (56 km) away from HAU
  • Usually 18.65% less expensive than HAU
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to SVG flights

Destination alternative #3: Kjevik Airport (KRS) in Kristiansand

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from HAU
  • Usually 13.80% less expensive than HAU
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to KRS flights


Flight Hacking SFO to HAU

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 HAU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Oslo (SFO > OSL > HAU)

  • Price for both tickets: $798
  • Average savings: $79 (8.96%)

See SFO to OSL flights

Hack #2: Bergen (SFO > BGO > HAU)

  • Price for both tickets: $843
  • Average savings: $34 (3.82%)

See SFO to BGO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Air New Zealand, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, SAS, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Wideroe, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5099 miles or 8206 kilometers.

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

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

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from SFO to HAU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSFO
Origination airport nameSan Francisco International Airport
CitySan Francisco, CA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeHAU
Destination airport nameKarmoy Airport


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