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The cheapest flights to Capital Intl. found within the past 7 days were $1,588 round trip and $1,174 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Frequently asked questions

Can I catch a flight from SFO to Capital Intl. Airport (PEK) right now?
It’s wise to know about any quarantine requirements and travel advice reports in place in your destination city. Be sure to check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for up-to-date information on catching a flight to Beijing Capital International Airport from San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO).
Are there direct flights from San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) to Beijing Capital International Airport?
If you’d like to travel as quickly as possible from SFO to Beijing Capital Airport, look up Cathay Pacific, EVA Air and Korean Air. No airlines have direct flights on this route, so you’ll need to make at least one stopover.
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 Capital Intl. Airport (PEK), please visit our Customer Service Portal.
How long is the flight from SFO to Beijing Capital Airport?
Averaging around 17 hours and 9 minutes in total, flying from San Francisco to Beijing is no picnic. On such a long journey, it’s a smart idea to get up and stretch your legs as often as possible.
What is the flight distance from San Francisco Airport to Beijing Capital International Airport?
With 5,900 mi between SFO and Capital Intl. Airport (PEK), you’ll have plenty of time to rest and relax. Make the most of the in-flight entertainment, read a book or snooze for a while.
What airlines fly from San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) to Capital Intl. Airport (PEK)?
With no direct flights available, you’d be wise to book well in advance when you’re traveling between SFO and PEK. Find the quickest route with the fewest stopovers and save yourself some time.
What airlines have practices regarding COVID-19 in place and use social distancing?
From the moment you enter the departure terminal to when you leave the arrivals terminal, if you’re flying with Air China, Hainan Airlines or China Eastern Airlines you can be sure that COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules have been adhered to. Many airlines have introduced capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.
What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?
This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2021. Tuesday and Wednesday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking during the weekend, as data shows that 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 2021, flights departing on a Monday 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 2021 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 0-2 weeks prior to their travel dates.*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

 

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Route Info

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

Distance:
7,160.00 miles

Discover our best flights from San Francisco SFO to Beijing PEK. 

With 20 airlines to choose from on Travelocity, you can easily find the best option for you. Use our filters to sort by price, compare airlines, and find the most convenient flight times. 

 

Find our best return flights from San Francisco SFO to Beijing PEK at the right price  

Airfares to Beijing PEK from San Francisco SFO currently cost between $1,588 and $2,157. It’s usually cheaper to book a round trip than two separate one-way flights. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

Book one-way flights from San Francisco SFO to Beijing PEK 

If you want to be flexible about when you return, or keep your travel options open ended, a one-way flight could be just the ticket! You’ll find one-way airfares from San Francisco SFO to Beijing PEK on Travelocity starting at $1,174. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

Get to Beijing PEK from San Francisco SFO quicker with direct flights. 

Get to Beijing faster, without the hassle of changing planes and moving baggage, by booking a direct flight. Expect your direct flight to PEK from SFO to take around hour(s) min(s).  

 

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Find cheap flight deals by using our search filters to sort results starting with the lowest price airfares to PEK from SFO. Our Price Match Promise means if you find a lower rate on Travelocity.com or on another US-based website within 24 hours of booking, we’ll credit or refund the difference.  

 

Get our best airfare deals for your flight from San Francisco SFO to Beijing PEK today 

If you’re flexible about when you travel, October is usually the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco SFO to Beijing PEK. If you need to be more specific, search by date and arrival and departure times.Then, compare prices across different airlines, and sort results by lowest price first. 

 

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Some airlines let you change your travel dates without charging a fee. Use our ‘no change fee’ filter to see which flights to PEK from SFO have this option.  

 

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