If you are actually flying from Beijing, China to San Francisco, CA, United States or if you are just curious to know the flight time between Beijing and San Francisco, CA, this page will give you the information you are looking for.

Departure
Beijing
Arrival
San Francisco, CA

Flight time from Beijing to San Francisco, CA is 11 hours 20 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from PEK to SFO is 11 hours 20 minutes (Operated by Air China)

The nearest airport to Beijing, is Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and the nearest airport to San Francisco, CA, is San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

Distance from Beijing to San Francisco, CA is approximately 9500 kilometers.

Flights from Beijing to San Francisco, CA • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from Beijing arrive at San Francisco International Airport, the major airport in San Francisco, CA

Airline & JourneyDuration
Air China
PEK ➝ SFO
11 hrs 20 mins
United Airlines
PEK ➝ SFO
11 hrs 30 mins

Flight time from Beijing to San Francisco, CA via Chicago, Il • PEK to SFO via ORD

Flight duration from Beijing Capital International Airport to San Francisco International Airport via Chicago O'hare International Airport, United States on United Airlines flight is 20 hours 21 minutes

PEK to ORD 13 hrs 10 mins
ORD Waiting Time 2 hrs 21 mins
ORD to SFO 4 hrs 50 mins
Total Duration: 20 hrs 21 mins

Flight time from Beijing to San Francisco, CA via Guangzhou • PEK to SFO via CAN

Flight duration from Beijing Capital International Airport to San Francisco International Airport via New Baiyun Airport, China on China Southern Airlines flight is 28 hours 40 minutes

PEK to CAN 3 hrs 15 mins
CAN Waiting Time 12 hrs 45 mins
CAN to SFO 12 hrs 40 mins
Total Duration: 28 hrs 40 mins

How long does it take to fly from Beijing to San Francisco, CA?

Non-stop flight time from Beijing to San Francisco, CA is around 11 hours 30 minutes.

Fastest one-stop flight between Beijing and San Francisco, CA takes close to 14 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 36 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from any of the two airports in Beijing to San Francisco, CA.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, Beijing - San Francisco, CA flight time depend on the layover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 1 hr to 23 hrs .

Flight time from Beijing, China to airports near San Francisco, CA, United States

Direct flight and one stop flight time from Beijing Capital International Airport, Beijing to airports nearest to San Francisco, CA is given in the table below

Journey ToStops & Duration
Reno, NV, Reno-Tahoe International Airport
PEK - RNO
29 hrs 8 mins
1 Stop
San Jose, Mineta San Jose International Airport
PEK - SJC
19 hrs 21 mins
1 Stop
Oakland, Oakland International Airport
PEK - OAK
22 hrs 26 mins
1 Stop
Sacramento, CA, Sacramento International Airport
PEK - SMF
19 hrs 11 mins
1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between Beijing and San Francisco, CA

Beijing time is 15 hours ahead of San Francisco, CA

 

Current time in Beijing, China : Sun, 22 Oct, 2017,
Beijing Timezone: CST (+08:00)

05:25 AM
 

Current time in San Francisco, CA, United States :, Sat, 21 Oct, 2017,
San Francisco, CA Timezone: PDT (-07:00)

02:25 PM

PEK to SFO Flight - Beijing Airport to San Francisco, CA Airport Flight Route Map

Location of Beijing Airport & San Francisco, CA Airport is given below. Click the map to view Beijing to San Francisco, CA flight path and travel direction.

Find flying time from Beijing Capital International Airport or Beijing or any other airport or city in China to various other destinations around the world using this flight time calculator.

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