The cheapest times to fly from SKD to SFO are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • March 19th to July 29th (except the weeks of May 14th, May 21st, June 4th, June 18th, and June 25th)

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 SKD to SFO is late January. Prices can be as high as $9231 for Friday flights during early to mid October, or as low as $1145 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Samarkand (SKD) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $1257 to $4966 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1246. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid October, with an average price of $7201. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $5955 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1346 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SKD to SFO flight.

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

SKD to SFO Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to San Francisco, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Samarkand. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $7296 (72%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1417. Return trip prices are from the SFO to SKD 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 SKD to SFO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 41 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SKD to SFO

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 SKD to SFO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Moscow (SKD > SVO > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1011
  • Average savings: $336 (24.93%)

See SKD to LED flights

Hack #2: St. Petersburg (SKD > LED > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1083
  • Average savings: $263 (19.54%)

See SKD to SVO flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (SKD > JFK > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1239
  • Average savings: $108 (7.99%)

See SKD to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, Air New Zealand, Alitalia, American, atlasglobal, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7060 miles or 11362 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SKD to SFO flight is about 13 hour 41 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from SKD to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SKD
Origination airport name Samarkand Airport
City Samarkand
Country Uzbekistan
Latitude 39.7
Longitude 67

Return Airport

Destination code SFO
Destination airport name San Francisco International Airport
City San Francisco, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.6
Longitude -122.4


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