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Amazing SFO to PEK Flight Deals

The cheapest flights to Capital Intl. found within the past 7 days were $772 round trip and $439 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

FAQs about flights from San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) to Capital Intl. Airport (PEK)

Are there direct flights from San Francisco Airport to Beijing Capital International Airport?

Sometimes, it's the journey that counts; other times, the magic is in the destination. If you're itching to get to where you're headed fast, multiple airlines operate direct flights from San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Beijing (PEK-Capital Intl.), including United Airlines and Air China.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?

For more info about changing your flight to Beijing (PEK-Capital Intl.), please visit our Customer Service Portal.

How long is the flight from San Francisco Airport to Beijing Capital International Airport?

It takes roughly 13 hours and 14 minutes to fly from San Francisco to Beijing. For this long-haul flight, you'll want to be as organized as possible. Think about bringing a travel pillow for better sleep, packing some snacks and wearing practical shoes and clothing.

What is the flight distance from San Francisco Airport to Beijing Capital International Airport?

The distance from San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Beijing (PEK-Capital Intl.) is 6,214 mi. Aside from loading your devices with more shows, it'll be smart to carry some noise-canceling earbuds and a cozy sweater too.

What airlines fly from San Francisco Airport to Beijing Capital International Airport?

If you want to get to Beijing from San Francisco, there are a number of airlines advertising direct flights. One of the best is Air China (CA), which offers 41 flights each month. Another attractive option is United Airlines (UA), which has 39 flights every month. The more airlines you take into account, the more likely you are to walk away with a sensational deal.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

This just in! Airfares offered on Tuesdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2019. Wednesday and Friday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking on a Monday, as data shows the start of the week is when prices are generally at their highest.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2019, flights departing on a Tuesday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It's possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2019 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 1-2 weeks prior to their travel dates.

How can I save money on airline tickets?

We'll let you in on a secret...You can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travelers who booked flights on Travelocity in 2019 saved nearly 50% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

San Francisco Intl. to Capital Intl. Flight FAQ

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Lowest Flight Price$772

San Francisco to Beijing Carriers and Route Information

Flight path for flights from San Francisco International Airport to Beijing Capital International Airport.

7,160.00 miles

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.