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Destination Airport IATA CodeSIA
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Flights from San Francisco to Xi An

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.

Xi'an Xianyang International Airport

Xi'an is a popular tourist spot in China. It is one of the birthplaces of the ancient Chinese civilization, and it is a city with numerous historical sites for visitors. Orbitz.com can help individuals locate cheap flights to Xi'an. The Xi'an Xianyang International Airport is located 31 miles northwest of downtown Xi'an. It is ranked the fourth most-visited airport in China. Twenty airlines offer flights to 79 destinations, and the airport handles approximately 15 million passengers each year.

Transportation to the Airport

Shuttle buses leave every hour from the airport to various urban areas in and around Xi'an for a flat fee. For those who prefer personal services, taxi services are available at predetermined rates, depending on the destination. Orbitz.com can help travelers find local rental car agencies in the area for both to and from the airport. A cheaper method of travel is the Xi'an railway, which connects the southwest and northwest portions of China. Travel times on the train from the airport to downtown can take approximately an hour and a half. For those traveling to other cities, long-distance bus services provide transportation to 18 provinces and 300 cities in and around Xi'an. The cost of travel depends on the destination.

Weather in Xi'an

On average, the warmest month in Xi'an is July with temperatures around 90 °F. The coolest month is January when temperatures can drop to 40°F.

Things to Do in Xi'an

Visitors to Xi'an have a variety of things to do and see. The Terracotta Army is one of the most significant archaeological finds in the world. It features 7,000 life-sized terracotta soldiers. The Shaanxi History Museum is one of the first museums in Shaanxi. The museum has over 300,000 items that are native to the region, including paintings, pottery and fine metals. Visitors who want to catch a local show should not miss the Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show. It takes place at the Shaanxi Song and Dance Theater, with shows offered nightly. Travelers can use Orbitz.com to help locate cheap flights to Xi'an.

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