The cheapest times to fly from YNB to SFO are

  • January 22nd to May 20th
  • July 23rd to August 5th
  • October 29th to November 25th (except the week of November 12th)

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 YNB to SFO is early to mid March. Prices can be as high as $4773 for Sunday flights during early January, or as low as $1200 for Tuesday flights around early to mid March.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Yenbo (YNB) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $1200 to $2008 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid March with an average ticket price of $1200. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2362. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1162 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1338 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YNB to SFO flight.

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

YNB to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YNB to SFO flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Yanbu. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SFO, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into YNB. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to San Francisco, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Yanbu. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $250 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1341. Return trip prices are from the SFO to YNB 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 YNB 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 15 hour 21 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Istanbul (YNB > IST > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $870
  • Average savings: $469 (35.01%)

See YNB to CAI flights

Hack #2: Cairo (YNB > CAI > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1107
  • Average savings: $231 (17.26%)

See YNB to IST flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1288
  • Average savings: $50 (3.74%)

See YNB to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Air New Zealand, Alaska, Alitalia, American, atlasglobal, British Airways, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, Saudia, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from San Francisco International Airport to Prince Abdulmohsin Bin Abdulaziz Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7983 miles or 12847 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YNB to SFO flight is about 15 hour 21 minutes.

How many flights go between Yenbo 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 YNB to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code YNB
Origination airport name Prince Abdulmohsin Bin Abdulaziz Airport
City Yenbo
Country Saudi Arabia
Latitude 24.1
Longitude 38.1

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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