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The cheapest times to fly from SFO to LRH are

  • January 8th to April 1st (except the week of March 12th)
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • September 10th 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 LRH is late March. Prices can be as high as $2184 for Saturday flights during mid May, or as low as $963 for Monday flights around late March.

 

When to Fly to La Rochelle

Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to La Rochelle (LRH) will usually cost between $1153 to $1781 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late March with an average ticket price of $1097. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $1657. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $560 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1262 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to LRH flight.

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

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SFO to LRH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SFO to LRH 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 $0.14, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LRH, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into SFO. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to La Rochelle, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to San Francisco. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $241 (16%) 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 $1258. Return trip prices are from the LRH 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 LRH 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 3 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 LRH while comparing.

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

  • 96 miles (154 km) away from LRH
  • Usually 17.99% less expensive than LRH
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to BOD flights

Destination alternative #2: Nantes Atlantique Airport (NTE) in Nantes

  • 70 miles (113 km) away from LRH
  • Usually 1.27% less expensive than LRH
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to NTE flights

 

Flight Hacking SFO to LRH

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 LRH — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $659
  • Average savings: $603 (47.78%)

See SFO to LGW flights

Hack #2: Paris (SFO > ORY > LRH)

  • Price for both tickets: $752
  • Average savings: $511 (40.45%)

See SFO to ORY flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $835
  • Average savings: $428 (33.87%)

See SFO to STN flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alaska, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from La Rochelle/Laleu Airport to San Francisco International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5596 miles or 9006 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SFO to LRH flight is about 11 hour 3 minutes.

How many flights go between San Francisco, CA and La Rochelle?

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

 

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 LRH
Destination airport name La Rochelle/Laleu Airport
City La Rochelle
Country France
Latitude 46.2
Longitude -1.2

 

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