The cheapest times to fly from UUD to SFO are

  • October 8th to March 18th (except the week of February 26th)

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 UUD to SFO is early to mid December. Prices can be as high as $7197 for Thursday flights during early August, or as low as $1177 for Monday flights around early to mid December.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Ulan-Ude (UUD) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $1271 to $7197 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid December with an average ticket price of $2122. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $7197. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $5075 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $4765 can be considered a good price for a round-trip UUD to SFO flight.

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

UUD to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the UUD to SFO flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Ulan-Ude. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.53, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SFO, and Friday the cheapest day to fly back into UUD. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to San Francisco, and Tuesdays are the most expensive days to return to Ulan-Ude. 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 Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $4190. Return trip prices are from the SFO to UUD 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 UUD 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 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 UUD to SFO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, CA

  • 30 miles (48 km) away from SFO
  • Usually 58.87% less expensive than SFO
  • 1-layover flights available

See UUD to SJC flights


Flight Hacking UUD 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 UUD to SFO — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $943
  • Average savings: $3823 (80.22%)

See UUD to VKO flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $962
  • Average savings: $3804 (79.82%)

See UUD to DME flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1258
  • Average savings: $3507 (73.6%)

See UUD to PEK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, China Southern, Delta, Finnair, Hainan, JAL, Lufthansa, S7, Shenzhen, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

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

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

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

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 9 available flights from UUD to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

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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