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Cheap flights from San Francisco to Lima from £220

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 11/8. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
SFO — LIM
29 May — 5 Jun1
1 adult
Wed 29/5
Wed 5/6

Cheap flight deals from San Francisco to Lima

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from San Francisco (SFO) to Lima (LIM). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 24 May 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

September

Average price

£548

Round-trip from

£634
High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in May 2024
From San Francisco to Lima J Chavez Intl

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco to Lima?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 55 days in advance, which can save you up to 7% on flights from San Francisco to Lima compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 55 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at £506. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £532.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Lima?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to Lima. Flights to Lima from San Francisco in September are about £561 on average during September, but can be found for as low as £222.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Lima (SFO - LIM)?

It’s typically best to fly out from San Francisco to Lima at midday. Doing so could potentially save you 36% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap Avianca flights from San Francisco to Lima

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Avianca for the route between San Francisco and Lima. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 863,891 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.
Check out some of the cheapest Avianca flights we've come across from San Francisco to Lima. Come back soon if you're not finding the exact deal you're looking for.
Mon 28/1014:05SFO - LIM
2 stops17h 50mAvianca
Thu 7/1106:35LIM - SFO
2 stops18h 10mAvianca
Deal found 23/5£391
Mon 28/1014:05SFO - LIM
2 stops17h 50mAvianca
Fri 8/1106:35LIM - SFO
2 stops18h 10mAvianca
Deal found 23/5£392
Sun 27/1000:05SFO - LIM
2 stops15h 20mAvianca
Fri 8/1106:35LIM - SFO
2 stops18h 10mAvianca
Deal found 23/5£407
Mon 28/1014:05SFO - LIM
1 stop11h 20mAvianca
Fri 8/1106:35LIM - SFO
2 stops18h 10mAvianca
Deal found 23/5£574
Tue 29/1014:05SFO - LIM
2 stops17h 50mAvianca
Wed 6/1106:35LIM - SFO
2 stops18h 10mAvianca
Deal found 23/5£575
Sat 26/1001:30SFO - LIM
2 stops13h 55mAvianca
Wed 6/1101:35LIM - SFO
1 stop13h 10mAvianca
Deal found 23/5£590
Sat 26/1001:30SFO - LIM
2 stops13h 55mAvianca
Wed 6/1106:35LIM - SFO
2 stops18h 10mAvianca
Deal found 23/5£628
Sat 26/1001:30SFO - LIM
2 stops13h 55mAvianca
Thu 7/1106:35LIM - SFO
2 stops18h 10mAvianca
Deal found 23/5£675

Cheap Copa Airlines flights from San Francisco to Lima

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Copa Airlines for the route between San Francisco and Lima. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 863,891 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.
To aid your search, here are some of the cheapest Copa Airlines flights we've found from San Francisco to Lima. Check back soon if you're not seeing flights that suit your needs.
Sun 11/801:38SFO - LIM
1 stop12h 02mCopa Airlines
Tue 27/806:40LIM - SFO
1 stop19h 00mCopa Airlines
Deal found 23/5£458
Tue 27/801:38SFO - LIM
1 stop19h 07mCopa Airlines
Wed 4/906:40LIM - SFO
1 stop19h 00mCopa Airlines
Deal found 23/5£485
Mon 26/801:38SFO - LIM
1 stop21h 27mCopa Airlines
Tue 3/906:40LIM - SFO
1 stop19h 00mCopa Airlines
Deal found 22/5£497
Sun 13/1001:38SFO - LIM
1 stop21h 32mCopa Airlines
Tue 29/1002:50LIM - SFO
1 stop22h 50mCopa Airlines
Deal found 23/5£528
Wed 2/1001:38SFO - LIM
1 stop12h 02mCopa Airlines
Tue 15/1006:40LIM - SFO
1 stop19h 00mCopa Airlines
Deal found 24/5£553
Mon 11/1100:57SFO - LIM
1 stop21h 13mCopa Airlines
Mon 18/1102:25LIM - SFO
1 stop18h 10mCopa Airlines
Deal found 24/5£566
Tue 6/801:38SFO - LIM
1 stop15h 32mCopa Airlines
Sun 25/807:00LIM - SFO
1 stop18h 40mCopa Airlines
Deal found 23/5£584
Sun 13/1020:03SFO - LIM
1 stop17h 37mCopa Airlines
Sat 26/1002:25LIM - SFO
1 stop17h 54mCopa Airlines
Deal found 23/5£597
Wed 18/901:38SFO - LIM
1 stop12h 02mCopa Airlines
Sat 28/902:50LIM - SFO
1 stop22h 50mCopa Airlines
Deal found 23/5£622

Cheap San Francisco to Lima flights in May & June 2024

Find cheap flight options from San Francisco to Lima specifically for the months of May and June 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 863,891 searches. Prices were last updated on 24 May 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from San Francisco to Lima in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Fri 24/518:59SFO - LIM
1 stop25h 46mDelta
Thu 30/501:00LIM - SFO
1 stop24h 44mDelta
Deal found 24/5£451
Fri 24/520:55SFO - LIM
1 stop23h 50mDelta
Wed 5/623:20LIM - SFO
1 stop22h 49mDelta
Deal found 24/5£459
Sun 9/606:30SFO - LIM
1 stop22h 55mDelta
Tue 18/601:00LIM - SFO
1 stop24h 52mDelta
Deal found 23/5£461
Fri 31/520:55SFO - LIM
1 stop23h 50mDelta
Wed 12/608:15LIM - SFO
2 stops17h 49mDelta
Deal found 23/5£463
Sun 26/521:30SFO - LIM
1 stop30h 10mDelta
Fri 7/612:00LIM - SFO
1 stop13h 52mDelta
Deal found 23/5£465
Sun 2/606:00SFO - LIM
1 stop13h 05mDelta
Mon 10/623:20LIM - SFO
1 stop23h 39mDelta
Deal found 24/5£468
Fri 14/622:55SFO - LIM
1 stop28h 45mDelta
Sun 23/601:00LIM - SFO
1 stop24h 52mDelta
Deal found 23/5£469
Sun 26/521:30SFO - LIM
1 stop30h 10mDelta
Tue 4/601:00LIM - SFO
1 stop24h 44mDelta
Deal found 23/5£469
Fri 24/520:55SFO - LIM
1 stop23h 50mDelta
Tue 4/600:15LIM - SFO
2 stops16h 36mDelta
Deal found 24/5£471

San Francisco to Lima 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between San Francisco and Lima in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 863,891 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from San Francisco to Lima in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Mon 28/1014:05SFO - LIM
2 stops17h 50mAvianca
Thu 7/1106:35LIM - SFO
2 stops18h 10mAvianca
Deal found 23/5£391
Mon 28/1014:05SFO - LIM
2 stops17h 50mAvianca
Fri 8/1106:35LIM - SFO
2 stops18h 10mAvianca
Deal found 23/5£392
Sun 27/1000:05SFO - LIM
2 stops15h 20mAvianca
Fri 8/1106:35LIM - SFO
2 stops18h 10mAvianca
Deal found 23/5£407
Sat 26/1014:10SFO - LIM
2 stops25h 15mAvianca
Thu 31/1018:35LIM - SFO
2 stops20h 10mAvianca
Deal found 24/5£411
Fri 24/518:59SFO - LIM
1 stop25h 46mDelta
Thu 30/501:00LIM - SFO
1 stop24h 44mDelta
Deal found 24/5£451
Sun 11/801:38SFO - LIM
1 stop12h 02mCopa Airlines
Wed 21/807:00LIM - SFO
1 stop18h 40mCopa Airlines
Deal found 24/5£458
Fri 24/520:55SFO - LIM
1 stop23h 50mDelta
Wed 5/623:20LIM - SFO
1 stop22h 49mDelta
Deal found 24/5£459
Sun 9/606:30SFO - LIM
1 stop22h 55mDelta
Tue 18/601:00LIM - SFO
1 stop24h 52mDelta
Deal found 23/5£461
Fri 31/520:55SFO - LIM
1 stop23h 50mDelta
Wed 12/608:15LIM - SFO
2 stops17h 49mDelta
Deal found 23/5£463

San Francisco to Lima flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from San Francisco to Lima for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 863,891 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.
Users seeking a last-minute flight from San Francisco to Lima should consider booking one of these fares. Users should double check the flight they book to ensure it matches the day, time, and destination they're looking for.
Fri 31/518:59SFO - LIM
1 stop25h 46mDelta
Mon 10/623:20LIM - SFO
1 stop19h 27mDelta
Deal found 24/5£459
Fri 31/520:55SFO - LIM
1 stop23h 50mDelta
Sun 16/612:00LIM - SFO
1 stop25h 42mDelta
Deal found 24/5£463
Sun 2/606:00SFO - LIM
1 stop13h 05mDelta
Mon 10/623:20LIM - SFO
1 stop23h 39mDelta
Deal found 24/5£468
Sun 2/606:00SFO - LIM
1 stop13h 05mDelta
Tue 11/608:15LIM - SFO
2 stops17h 49mDelta
Deal found 24/5£472
Sun 2/623:51SFO - LIM
2 stops19h 49mDelta
Tue 11/612:00LIM - SFO
1 stop26h 23mDelta
Deal found 24/5£476
Sat 1/623:32SFO - LIM
1 stop28h 08mDelta
Wed 5/601:00LIM - SFO
1 stop13h 20mDelta
Deal found 23/5£477
Mon 3/623:51SFO - LIM
2 stops19h 39mDelta
Wed 12/601:00LIM - SFO
1 stop24h 52mDelta
Deal found 23/5£480
Sat 1/623:32SFO - LIM
1 stop28h 08mDelta
Sat 8/601:00LIM - SFO
1 stop24h 52mDelta
Deal found 23/5£483
Sun 2/620:55SFO - LIM
1 stop23h 50mDelta
Mon 10/600:15LIM - SFO
2 stops18h 32mDelta
Deal found 23/5£484

One-way flights to Lima from San Francisco

Search for one-way flight options from San Francisco to Lima. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 863,891 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.
Some of the best available deals we've found on one-way flights from San Francisco to Lima. For those needing a return trip from San Francisco, there is a search form available above.
Sun 11/801:38SFO - LIM
1 stop12h 02mCopa Airlines
Deal found 23/5£220
Mon 19/800:25SFO - LIM
2 stops19h 15mDelta
Deal found 23/5£223
Wed 14/823:59SFO - LIM
1 stop21h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 23/5£230
Sat 1/619:35SFO - LIM
1 stop25h 10mDelta
Deal found 24/5£231
Fri 13/923:50SFO - LIM
1 stop27h 50mDelta
Deal found 23/5£237
Sun 14/718:59SFO - LIM
1 stop25h 46mDelta
Deal found 23/5£239
Thu 30/506:00SFO - LIM
1 stop13h 05mDelta
Deal found 23/5£269
Fri 2/806:03SFO - LIM
1 stop23h 22mDelta
Deal found 23/5£278
Wed 29/500:30SFO - LIM
1 stop20h 30mUnited Airlines
Deal found 23/5£339

Find flights from San Francisco to Lima within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from San Francisco to Lima that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 863,891 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

£391 - £625

Route

Depart

Return

Price

San FranciscoLima J Chavez Intl

SFO - LIM

SFOLIM

San Francisco

Mon 28/10

2 stops17h 50m

Lima J Chavez Intl

Thu 7/11

2 stops18h 10m

£391

San FranciscoLima J Chavez Intl

SFO - LIM

SFOLIM

San Francisco

Mon 28/10

2 stops17h 50m

Lima J Chavez Intl

Fri 8/11

2 stops18h 10m

£392

San FranciscoLima J Chavez Intl

SFO - LIM

SFOLIM

San Francisco

Sun 27/10

2 stops15h 20m

Lima J Chavez Intl

Fri 8/11

2 stops18h 10m

£407

San FranciscoLima J Chavez Intl

SFO - LIM

SFOLIM

San Francisco

Sun 11/8

1 stop12h 02m

Lima J Chavez Intl

Tue 27/8

1 stop19h 00m

£458

San FranciscoLima J Chavez Intl

SFO - LIM

SFOLIM

San Francisco

Sun 9/6

1 stop22h 55m

Lima J Chavez Intl

Wed 19/6

1 stop24h 52m

£461

San FranciscoLima J Chavez Intl

SFO - LIM

SFOLIM

San Francisco

Wed 2/10

1 stop14h 00m

Lima J Chavez Intl

Wed 9/10

1 stop13h 26m

£468

San FranciscoLima J Chavez Intl

SFO - LIM

SFOLIM

San Francisco

Sat 14/9

1 stop21h 01m

Lima J Chavez Intl

Fri 20/9

1 stop24h 49m

£477

San FranciscoLima J Chavez Intl

SFO - LIM

SFOLIM

San Francisco

Tue 27/8

1 stop12h 15m

Lima J Chavez Intl

Mon 2/9

1 stop16h 16m

£503

San FranciscoLima J Chavez Intl

SFO - LIM

SFOLIM

San Francisco

Thu 31/10

1 stop21h 30m

Lima J Chavez Intl

Fri 8/11

1 stop23h 44m

£625

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 23/5

When is the best time to book a flight from San Francisco to Lima?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from San Francisco to Lima. Price data was last updated on 22 May 2024.
Booking 73 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from San Francisco to Lima. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Lima?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from San Francisco to Lima. Price data was last updated on 19 May 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their San Francisco to Lima flight should consider departing on Tuesday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Tuesday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from San Francisco to Lima

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Lima from San Francisco with our price prediction graph.
Estimated return price
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Temperature and rainfall in Lima by month

Plan your trip to Lima by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

LIM

Temperature

17 - 23 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Lima

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Lima. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Lima. Reviews last updated 24 May 2024.
See what other customers who have flown with Avianca, Copa Airlines and Delta from San Francisco to Lima have to say. You can also see how each airline compares in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.0
Very Good
10,550 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Not sufficient leg room and three seats are very tigh.t on 737 in economy main cabin

8.0
Very Good
10,550 reviews
8.0
Very Good
10,550 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Not sufficient leg room and three seats are very tigh.t on 737 in economy main cabin

7.9
Good
2,661 reviews
8.0
Very Good
10,550 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Not sufficient leg room and three seats are very tigh.t on 737 in economy main cabin

7.6
Good
2,503 reviews
8.0
Very Good
10,550 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Not sufficient leg room and three seats are very tigh.t on 737 in economy main cabin

7.5
Good
3,687 reviews
8.0
Very Good
10,550 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Not sufficient leg room and three seats are very tigh.t on 737 in economy main cabin

7.4
Good
3,713 reviews
8.0
Very Good
10,550 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Not sufficient leg room and three seats are very tigh.t on 737 in economy main cabin

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from San Francisco to Lima for under £400 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Lima for under £400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Avianca for just £391, but on average you can expect to pay £464.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Lima for under £500?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Lima within the next 7 days for less than £500.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Francisco to Lima round-trip?

    Avianca, at £391, was found to be the cheapest airline from San Francisco to Lima.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Copa Airlines and Delta. Users have found that Avianca is 30% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Francisco to Lima one-way?

    For one-way options, check prices for Copa Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as £220. Users have also found prices from £223 and £230 on Delta and United Airlines, respectively.

  • What does SFO to LIM mean?

    San Francisco Airport is SFO and Lima J Chavez Intl Airport is LIM. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service.

  • Can I find deals for flights from San Francisco to Lima that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your San Francisco to Lima flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

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    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter San Francisco to Lima flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from San Francisco to Lima that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on San Francisco to Lima flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

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    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from San Francisco to Lima.

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    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from San Francisco to Lima by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from San Francisco to Lima that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from San Francisco to Lima offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from San Francisco to Lima?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on San Francisco to Lima flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the San Francisco to Lima flight deals updated?

    The San Francisco to Lima flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 24/5.

  • When is the best time to book a flight from San Francisco to Lima?

    Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from San Francisco to Lima (average of £806). Flying from San Francisco to Lima in July is currently the most expensive (average of £1,167). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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