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The cheapest times to fly from SFO to KUH are

  • January 8th to March 18th
  • April 2nd to April 15th
  • August 27th to December 2nd

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 KUH is late September. Prices can be as high as $2605 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1093 for Tuesday flights around late September.

 

When to Fly to Kushiro

Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Kushiro (KUH) will usually cost between $1094 to $2024 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $1136. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2338. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1202 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1263 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to KUH flight.

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

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SFO to KUH Flight Prices

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

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KUH, and Monday 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 $166 (11%) 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 $1357. Return trip prices are from the KUH to SFO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SFO to KUH can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 23 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 KUH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: New Chitose Airport (CTS) in Sapporo

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from KUH
  • Usually 28.78% less expensive than KUH
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to CTS flights

Destination alternative #2: Asahikawa Airport (AKJ) in Asahikawa

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from KUH
  • Usually 4.35% less expensive than KUH
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to AKJ flights

Destination alternative #3: Monbetsu Airport (MBE) in Monbetsu

  • 96 miles (154 km) away from KUH
  • Usually 2.06% less expensive than KUH
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to MBE flights

Destination alternative #4: Obihiro Airport (OBO) in Obihiro

  • 54 miles (87 km) away from KUH
  • Usually 1.46% less expensive than KUH
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to OBO flights

 

Flight Hacking SFO to KUH

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 KUH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Osaka (SFO > KIX > KUH)

  • Price for both tickets: $968
  • Average savings: $295 (23.36%)

See SFO to KIX flights

Hack #2: Sapporo (SFO > CTS > KUH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1090
  • Average savings: $173 (13.7%)

See SFO to CTS flights

Hack #3: Nagoya (SFO > NGO > KUH)

  • Price for both tickets: $1228
  • Average savings: $36 (2.81%)

See SFO to NGO flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, ANA, Cathay Pacific, Delta, Hawaiian, JAL, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4666 miles or 7509 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SFO to KUH flight is about 9 hour 23 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from SFO to KUH.

 

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 KUH
Destination airport name Kushiro Airport
City Kushiro
Country Japan
Latitude 43
Longitude 144.2

 

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