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The cheapest times to fly from SFO to LIG are

  • May 21st to June 17th
  • July 2nd to September 2nd (except the weeks of July 9th and August 20th)

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 LIG is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $13200 for Sunday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $3924 for Monday flights around late August to early September.

 

When to Fly to Limoges

Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Limoges (LIG) will usually cost between $3946 to $12500 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $3954. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $12500. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $8546 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $4049 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to LIG flight.

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

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SFO to LIG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SFO to LIG flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from San Francisco. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.44, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LIG, and Friday the cheapest day to fly back into SFO. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Limoges, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to San Francisco. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $3724 (55%) 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 $3955. Return trip prices are from the LIG 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 LIG can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 13 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 LIG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Bordeaux Merignac Airport (BOD) in Bordeaux

  • 117 miles (188 km) away from LIG
  • Usually 74.44% less expensive than LIG
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to BOD flights

Destination alternative #2: La Rochelle/Laleu Airport (LRH) in La Rochelle

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from LIG
  • Usually 68.83% less expensive than LIG
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to LRH flights

Destination alternative #3: Clermont Ferrand Auvergne Airport (CFE) in Clermont-Ferrand

  • 96 miles (154 km) away from LIG
  • Usually 66.93% less expensive than LIG
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to CFE flights

Destination alternative #4: Bergerac Dordogne Perigord Airport (EGC) in Bergerac

  • 79 miles (127 km) away from LIG
  • Usually 51.57% less expensive than LIG
  • 2-layover flights available

See SFO to EGC flights

 

Flight Hacking SFO to LIG

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 LIG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Manchester (SFO > MAN > LIG)

  • Price for both tickets: $724
  • Average savings: $3326 (82.13%)

See SFO to MAN flights

Hack #2: London (SFO > LGW > LIG)

  • Price for both tickets: $724
  • Average savings: $3325 (82.12%)

See SFO to LGW flights

Hack #3: London (SFO > STN > LIG)

  • Price for both tickets: $821
  • Average savings: $3228 (79.72%)

See SFO to STN flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air New Zealand, 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 Limoges Bellegarde Airport to San Francisco International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5689 miles or 9156 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SFO to LIG flight is about 11 hour 13 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from SFO to LIG.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeSFO
Origination airport nameSan Francisco International Airport
CitySan Francisco, CA
Countrythe United States
Latitude37.6
Longitude-122.4

Return Airport

Destination codeLIG
Destination airport nameLimoges Bellegarde Airport
CityLimoges
CountryFrance
Latitude45.9
Longitude1.2

 

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