The cheapest times to fly from SFO to UUD are

  • September 10th to March 25th (except the weeks of October 15th and December 24th)

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 UUD is early December. Prices can be as high as $6923 for Tuesday flights during mid April, or as low as $1290 for Friday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Ulan-Ude

Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Ulan-Ude (UUD) will usually cost between $1614 to $6317 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $2212. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid April, with an average price of $5899. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3687 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3949 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to UUD flight.

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

SFO to UUD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SFO to UUD 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

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to UUD, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into SFO. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Ulan-Ude, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to San Francisco. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1050 (20%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $3217. Return trip prices are from the UUD 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 UUD 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 0 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 UUD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Irkutsk Airport (IKT) in Irkutsk

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from UUD
  • Usually 58.23% less expensive than UUD
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to IKT flights


Flight Hacking SFO to UUD

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 UUD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Moscow (SFO > VKO > UUD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1128
  • Average savings: $2822 (71.45%)

See SFO to VKO flights

Hack #2: Moscow (SFO > DME > UUD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1170
  • Average savings: $2780 (70.38%)

See SFO to DME flights

Hack #3: Beijing (SFO > PEK > UUD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1348
  • Average savings: $2602 (65.88%)

See SFO to PEK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, China Southern, Delta, Finnair, Frontier, Hainan, JAL, Lufthansa, S7, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5566 miles or 8958 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SFO to UUD flight is about 11 hour 0 minutes.

How many flights go between San Francisco, CA and Ulan-Ude?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from SFO to UUD.


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 UUD
Destination airport name Mukhino Airport
City Ulan-Ude
Country Russia
Latitude 51.8
Longitude 107.4


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