San Francisco, CA to Hong Kong flights from $551

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San Francisco SFOTaipei TPESan Francisco SFO

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$1254

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$594

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Travelers usually depart from San Francisco International, San Francisco, CA Bus Stop, San Francisco, CA - Salesforce Plaza, San Francisco, CA Train Station, or San Francisco, CA - Fisherman’s Wharf when they travel from San Francisco to Hong Kong. The distance between San Francisco and Hong Kong is 11139 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, Japan Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Qatar Airways, and Lufthansa. San Francisco and Hong Kong have 390 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Hong Kong, consider visiting Zhongshan Island, The Peak, Hong Kong, Xiaoguwei, Haizhu, Tsing Yi, Jinshazhou, and Tian Tan Buddha.

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Cathay PacificCPACXYes0
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Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYes0
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LufthansaDLHLHYes0
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Hong Kong COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from San Francisco, SFO can enter Hong Kong SAR, but there are restrictions.

Departure

COVID-19 testing
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • Mandatory COVID-19 test on arrival
  • Mandatory 3-day medical surveillance and testing
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for Hong Kong SAR
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • Mandatory health declaration form

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate is not required for United States
  • Quarantine is not required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for United States
  • Mandatory travel attestation form

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Hong Kong in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from San Francisco to Hong Kong?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between San Francisco and Hong Kong takes around 15 hours.
What is the flight distance between San Francisco and Hong Kong?
The flight distance between San Francisco and Hong Kong is 11139 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between San Francisco and Hong Kong?
Several carriers operate flights between San Francisco and Hong Kong. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Cathay Pacific, American Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from San Francisco?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Francisco and Las Vegas, Paris, Barcelona, Denver, Washington, D.C., Mexico City, Chicago, Guadalajara, London, Atlanta, Rome, Austin, Lisbon, Madrid, New York, Dublin, Amsterdam, New Orleans, Berlin, Athens.
What are the most popular routes to and from Hong Kong?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Hong Kong and Manila, Tokyo, Seoul, Bangkok, Los Angeles, Phuket City, Osaka, Cebu, Singapore, Shanghai, Angeles, Ho Chi Minh City, Siem Reap, Chiang Mai, Taipei, Denpasar, Hanoi, Da Nang, New York, Puerto Princesa.
What airports are near San Francisco?
The main airport in San Francisco is San Francisco International. It is also served by San Francisco International, Sacramento International, Oakland International, San Jose International, Stockton Metropolitan, Monterey Regional, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County, Merced Regional, Buchanan Field.
What airports are near Hong Kong?
The main airport in Hong Kong is Hong Kong International. It is also served by Hong Kong International, Guangzhou Baiyun International, Shenzhen Bao an International, Macau International, Zhuhai Jinwan, Huizhou Pingtan, Foshan Shadi.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between San Francisco and Hong Kong?
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