San Francisco to Qingdao Flights
Flights to Qingdao
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.
Qingdao Liuting International Airport
If you're looking for cheap flights to Qingdao, China, check out Orbitz.com. The site allows you to compare fares from multiple carriers, so you can find the low-cost flight that you're looking for. Enter your flight dates into the site's interface, and in an instant, you'll receive flight and fare options from multiple carriers. Flights to Qingdao arrive at Qingdao Liuting International Airport. The airport is located about 19 miles from the center of Quingdao. The airport is primarily serviced by regional airlines, but there are some international flights from Tokyo and Frankfurt.
Transportation from Qingdao Liuting International Airport
Travelers usually leave the airport via taxi or airport bus. Taxi service is located outside of the domestic arrivals area. The taxis are metered, so the cost will depend on the distance you travel. You could also take the #710 bus that leaves the airport after every flight.
Weather in Qingdao
Qingdao has a temperate climate with four distinct seasons. Winters are usually cold and dry, with temperatures averaging around 31 °F. Summers are hot and humid with temperatures hovering around 77.5 °F.
Things to Do in Qingdao
There are many things to do in Qingdao. One popular attraction is the Badaguan Scenic Resort. This lush, green area is one of the prettiest places to take a walk, admire the vegetation, and experience nature in Qingdao. There's a castle, a beach, and lots of beautiful, picturesque places to take the perfect picture. Another popular attraction is Polar Ocean World. It's like Sea World with a Chinese twist. Beer enthusiasts can visit the Qingdao Beer Museum to see where China's famous Tsingtao Beer is made. The tour offered by the museum gives visitors information on the history of the beer, how the beer is made, and a free glass of beer at the end. Book your cheap flights to Qingdao through Orbitz.com, so you can find the tickets you're looking for.
Cheap flights from San Francisco to Qingdao
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Lowest round trip fares by airline from San Francisco and Qingdao
|Air China||SFO||TAO||Wed, Jan 29 - Thu, Feb 13||$842|
|China Eastern Airlines||SFO||TAO||Sat, Jan 18 - Tue, Feb 11||$888|
|Korean Air||SFO||TAO||Tue, Jan 21 - Fri, Feb 7||$1,038|
|Asiana Airlines||SFO||TAO||Wed, Jan 29 - Thu, Feb 13||$1,186|
|Cathay Pacific||SFO||TAO||Wed, Jan 29 - Thu, Feb 13||$1,382|
|All Nippon Airways||SFO||TAO||Sun, Jun 15 - Mon, Jun 30||$1,651|
|Lufthansa||SFO||TAO||Thu, Jul 3 - Sat, Jul 5||$1,896|
|United Airlines||SFO||TAO||Sat, Jan 18 - Tue, Feb 11||$2,130|
San Francisco and Qingdao airports and terminals
Flight schedule for flights from San Francisco to Qingdao on Wed, Dec 11, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|EVA Air/China Eastern Airlines||BR17/MU8909||SFO||12:15 AM||TAO||11:15 AM||77W/333||19hr 0min|
|EVA Air/China Airlines||BR17/CI531||SFO||12:15 AM||TAO||11:15 AM||77W/333||19hr 0min|
|China Airlines/China Eastern Airlines||CI3/MU8909||SFO||12:05 AM||TAO||11:15 AM||744/333||19hr 10min|
|China Airlines/China Airlines||CI3/CI531||SFO||12:05 AM||TAO||11:15 AM||744/333||19hr 10min|
|US Airways/China Eastern Airlines||US4837/MU8909||SFO||12:15 AM||TAO||11:15 AM||77W/333||19hr 0min|
|US Airways/China Airlines||US4837/CI531||SFO||12:15 AM||TAO||11:15 AM||77W/333||19hr 0min|
|Air China/Air China||CA7206/CA1575||SFO||11:55 AM||TAO||8:00 PM||744/738||16hr 5min|
|Air China/Shenzhen Airlines||CA7206/ZH1575||SFO||11:55 AM||TAO||8:00 PM||744/737||16hr 5min|
|United Airlines/Air China||UA889/CA1575||SFO||11:55 AM||TAO||8:00 PM||744/738||16hr 5min|
|US Airways/Air China||US6704/CA1575||SFO||11:55 AM||TAO||8:00 PM||744/738||16hr 5min|
|China Eastern Airlines||MU590||SFO||12:00 PM||TAO||9:20 PM||332||17hr 20min|
|Air China/Air China||CA986/CA1525||SFO||1:50 PM||TAO||9:50 PM||744/738||16hr 0min|
|Air China/Shenzhen Airlines||CA986/ZH1525||SFO||1:50 PM||TAO||9:50 PM||744/737||16hr 0min|
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