San Francisco to Kunming Flights
Flights to Kunming
San Francisco International Airport Information
The San Francisco International Airport (Highway 101 near the junction of Highway 380) is the primary commercial passenger airport serving San Francisco and the surrounding areas. The airport hosts most international and domestic airlines offering cheap flights from San Francisco. You can also use Orbitz.com to book an alternate flight out of Oakland International Airport (1 Oakland Drive, Oakland) or San Jose International Airport (2065 Airport Boulevard, San Jose).
Parking at San Francisco International Airport
San Francisco International's parking garages are a 10-minute walk or less from the gates, and there is free shuttle service from the long-term lots. Parking costs anywhere from $18 to $38 per day, depending on the option you choose. If you've used Orbitz.com to book your discount flights, you may have saved enough to justify spending the extra money to use the airport's valet parking service.
Ground Transportation Information
A taxi, limousine or shared-ride van to the airport will cost anywhere from $17 to $40. Factor in plenty of extra travel time for the 13-mile ride, as rush-hour traffic can be brutal. You can also use the public BART system or the SamTrans public bus service, both of which will cost you less than $10. Don't forget to use Orbitz.com before you leave to book a rental car in your destination city.
Restaurant Options at the Airport
The San Francisco airport has roughly 50 eateries where you can grab a coffee or have a light meal. Most of the restaurants and cafes are located within the terminals past the security checkpoint, but there are a few restaurants before you reach the security gates. Have a great flight to your final destination, and don't forget to use Orbitz.com the next time you're looking for cheap flights from San Francisco.
Kunming Wujiaba International Airport
Orbitz.com makes it easy to find cheap flights to Kunming. You can use the website to look over a list of available flights and book the one that fits your budget. The Kunming Wujiaba International Airport is located in southeast Kunming, approximately 2.5 miles from the city center. It is one of the busiest international border airports in China and is serviced by more than 160 airlines. Some of the airlines include Air China, Dragon Air, United Eagle Airlines and Okay Airways.
Transportation from the Airport
Taking the bus is cost effective at only $.16 per ticket, and the ride into the city is short. You can also hail a taxicab from the airport. Cab fare costs $1.25 for the first mile and $.25 for every additional half mile. If you need your own transportation, you can reserve a rental car using Orbitz.com.
Climate in Kunming
Kunming has a mild climate. In fact, it's known as the city of eternal spring, because the flowers bloom year round. Summer temperatures range from the low 60s to the mid-70s. During the winter months, temperatures range from the high 30s to the low 60s. Snowfall in the winter is very rare. The rainy season runs from May through October, and the rest of the year is mostly dry. If you want the best weather during your vacation, use Orbitz.com to book your trip in March, April or November.
Highlights and Attractions
Major scenic spots in Kunming include Dianchi Lake, Grand View Park and Stone Forest. Travelers can also visit the Hall of Mahavira, the Golden Temple and Qiongzhu Temple. When you use Orbitz.com to find flights to Kunming, you can also purchase tickets to area attractions and make reservations for guided tours.
Cheap flights from San Francisco to Kunming
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from San Francisco to Kunming
|Leave Sun, Jan 12||San Francisco (SFO)||Kunming (KMG)||Air China||
|Return Sun, Feb 23||Kunming (KMG)||San Francisco (SFO)||Air China|
Lowest round trip fares by airline from San Francisco and Kunming
|Air China||SFO||KMG||Fri, Feb 21 - Wed, Mar 5||$898|
|China Eastern Airlines||SFO||KMG||Thu, Feb 20 - Thu, Mar 6||$924|
|Korean Air||SFO||KMG||Fri, Feb 21 - Wed, Mar 5||$1,337|
|Cathay Pacific||SFO||KMG||Thu, Feb 20 - Thu, Mar 6||$1,382|
|KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||SFO||KMG||Fri, Feb 21 - Wed, Mar 5||$3,086|
|United Airlines||SFO||KMG||Thu, Feb 20 - Thu, Mar 6||$6,835|
San Francisco and Kunming airports and terminals
Flight schedule for flights from San Francisco to Kunming on Fri, Dec 13, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL6557/DL6492||SFO||12:00 PM||KMG||12:15 AM||332/737||20hr 15min|
|China Eastern Airlines/China Eastern Airlines||MU590/MU748||SFO||12:00 PM||KMG||12:15 AM||332/737||20hr 15min|
|Air China/Air China||CA986/CA4174||SFO||1:50 PM||KMG||12:25 AM||744/738||18hr 35min|
|Air China/Shenzhen Airlines||CA986/ZH4174||SFO||1:50 PM||KMG||12:25 AM||744/737||18hr 35min|
|United Airlines/Air China||UA7615/CA4174||SFO||1:50 PM||KMG||12:25 AM||744/738||18hr 35min|
|United Airlines/United Airlines||UA7615/UA7586||SFO||1:50 PM||KMG||12:25 AM||744/738||18hr 35min|
|United Airlines/Shenzhen Airlines||UA7615/ZH4174||SFO||1:50 PM||KMG||12:25 AM||744/737||18hr 35min|
|US Airways/Air China||US5356/CA4174||SFO||1:50 PM||KMG||12:25 AM||744/738||18hr 35min|
|US Airways/Shenzhen Airlines||US5356/ZH4174||SFO||1:50 PM||KMG||12:25 AM||744/737||18hr 35min|
|Air China/China Eastern Airlines||CA7206/MU5704||SFO||11:55 AM||KMG||1:30 AM||744/733||21hr 35min|
|United Airlines/China Eastern Airlines||UA889/MU5704||SFO||11:55 AM||KMG||1:30 AM||744/733||21hr 35min|
|US Airways/China Eastern Airlines||US6704/MU5704||SFO||11:55 AM||KMG||1:30 AM||744/733||21hr 35min|
|United Airlines/China Eastern Airlines||UA837/MU5831||SFO||11:00 AM||KMG||6:30 AM||744/733||27hr 30min|
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