The cheapest times to fly from SFO to RMF are

  • January 1st to April 22nd (except the week of April 2nd)
  • November 5th 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 RMF is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $6749 for Tuesday flights during early August, or as low as $893 for Saturday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Marsa Alam

Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Marsa Alam (RMF) will usually cost between $987 to $3351 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $982. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $4667. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3686 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1568 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to RMF flight.

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

SFO to RMF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SFO to RMF flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from San Francisco. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to RMF, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into SFO. Tuesdays 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 $483 (23%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1436. Return trip prices are from the RMF 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 RMF can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 4 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 RMF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Hurghada International Airport (HRG) in Hurghada

  • 122 miles (196 km) away from RMF
  • Usually 19.80% less expensive than RMF
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to HRG flights

Destination alternative #2: Luxor International Airport (LXR) in Luxor

  • 117 miles (188 km) away from RMF
  • Usually 9.12% less expensive than RMF
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to LXR flights


Flight Hacking SFO to RMF

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 RMF — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Brussels (SFO > BRU > RMF)

  • Price for both tickets: $1068
  • Average savings: $501 (31.92%)

See SFO to BRU flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1100
  • Average savings: $468 (29.85%)

See SFO to LGW flights

Hack #3: Milan (SFO > MXP > RMF)

  • Price for both tickets: $1116
  • Average savings: $452 (28.83%)

See SFO to MXP flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air New Zealand, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, CSA, Delta, EgyptAir, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Smartwings, SWISS, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7821 miles or 12587 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SFO to RMF flight is about 15 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between San Francisco, CA and Marsa Alam?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from SFO to RMF.


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 RMF
Destination airport name Marsa Alam International Airport
City Marsa Alam
Country Egypt
Latitude 25.6
Longitude 34.6


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