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Fares from $331 One Way, $430 Round Trip from Lima to San Francisco

Prices starting at $430 for return flights and $331 for one-way flights to San Francisco were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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More About Flying To San Francisco from Lima

Flights from Lima to San Francisco - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Lima to San Francisco?

Unfortunately, you won't find any direct flights from Lima to San Francisco. If you're thinking of flying from Lima Airport (LIM-Jorge Chavez Intl.) to San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), you'll need to change planes. American Airlines, United Airlines and Aeromexico operate on this route with only one stopover. Use the time to stretch those legs and enjoy a coffee!

What is the shortest flight from Lima to San Francisco?

The shortest flight time is 10 hours and 4 minutes, so take some measures to help avoid jet lag on your Lima to San Francisco trip. Remember to move your legs often, take a nap and drink water.

Route Information for Flights from Lima to San Francisco

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Fly from Lima to San Francisco

If you're in Lima and want to visit a city that's known for its waters, bridges and hills, plan a trip to San Francisco. After you take a car to the Jorge Chavez International Airport (LIM), it will take about 12 hours to fly from Lima to San Francisco.


A lot of hotels in San Francisco are within walking distance of Union Square and the shopping options around Market Street. After hitting the high-end stores in the neighborhood, you can walk a few blocks north on Stockton Street to get a satisfying meal in Chinatown. A trip to Coit Tower can give you panoramic views of the city.

If you'd like to get in some exercise, walk or rent a bike to ride along the Embarcadero. You can travel the whole distance from the Ferry Building near the base of the Bay Bridge to Fisherman's Wharf, where you can have clam chowder in a sourdough bread bowl, a local favorite. At nearby Pier 39, you can shop, have dessert and visit the sea lions that hang out here.

Hints and tips

From San Francisco International Airport (SFO), you can take a taxi or the BART train into the city. Interstates 101 and 280 are well traveled, and Market Street is the center of a lot of action. High temperatures range from the upper 50s in the winter to the upper 60s in the summer.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.