The cheapest times to fly from SFO to LFW are

  • January 8th to May 6th
  • October 8th to December 9th

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 LFW is mid February. Prices can be as high as $4879 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $757 for Tuesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Lome

Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Lome (LFW) will usually cost between $1014 to $2478 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $1002. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2572. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1570 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1330 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to LFW flight.

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

SFO to LFW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SFO to LFW 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 $0.11, 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 $688 (31%) 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 $1415. Return trip prices are from the LFW 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 LFW can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 53 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 LFW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Murtala Muhammed Airport (LOS) in Lagos

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from LFW
  • Usually 30.75% less expensive than LFW
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to LOS flights

Destination alternative #2: Accra Kotoka International Airport (ACC) in Accra

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from LFW
  • Usually 18.65% less expensive than LFW
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to ACC flights


Flight Hacking SFO to LFW

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 LFW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (SFO > CDG > LFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $981
  • Average savings: $349 (26.24%)

See SFO to CDG flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (SFO > EWR > LFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1075
  • Average savings: $256 (19.21%)

See SFO to EWR flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (SFO > LGA > LFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1151
  • Average savings: $180 (13.5%)

See SFO to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, Austrian, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7720 miles or 12424 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SFO to LFW flight is about 14 hour 53 minutes.

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

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


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 LFW
Destination airport name Gnassingbe Eyadema International Airport
City Lome
Country Togo
Latitude 6.2
Longitude 1.3


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