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Flights from Austin to San Francisco, United States Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 12:40 AM

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Austin to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 12:40 AM

We've scanned 20,789,023,501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Austin to San Francisco. Frontier & JetBlue frequently offer the best deals on Austin to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
AUSSFO
Wed 10/12
1 stop
SFOAUS
Sat 10/15
1 stop
$264
Select
Frontier
AUSSFO
Sat 10/22
1 stop
SFOAUS
Sat 10/29
1 stop
$264
Select
Frontier
AUSSFO
Tue 10/25
1 stop
SFOAUS
Sat 10/29
1 stop
$264
Select
Frontier
AUSSFO
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SFOAUS
Sat 10/29
1 stop
$264
Select
Frontier
AUSSFO
Sat 10/29
1 stop
SFOAUS
Sat 11/5
1 stop
$264
Select
JetBlue
AUSSFO
Wed 11/2
1 stop
SFOAUS
Fri 11/4
1 stop
$273
Select
Virgin America
AUSSFO
Wed 11/2
1 stop
SFOAUS
Fri 11/4
1 stop
$300
Select
United
AUSSFO
Wed 11/2
1 stop
SFOAUS
Fri 11/4
1 stop
$303
Select
Alaska
AUSSFO
Thu 10/20
2 stops
SFOAUS
Sat 10/22
2 stops
$358
Select

How Much is a Flight from Austin to San Francisco?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Austin to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $290.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Austin to San Francisco?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Austin to San Francisco based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Austin to San Francisco?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Austin to San Francisco.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $623 $365
7-14 days $395 $335
14-21 days $343 $264
21-30 days $337 $264
30-60 days $337 $264
60-90 days $337 $292
90+ days $343 $282

Cheapest Day To Fly from Austin to San Francisco

We've examined 20,795,316,600 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Austin to San Francisco is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$341 $264 $264 $292 $292 $264 $309

Compare Flight Prices from Austin to San Francisco by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Austin to San Francisco flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Austin San Francisco Frontier 9/29/16 10/4/16 1 $365
October Austin San Francisco Frontier 10/12/16 10/15/16 1 $264
November Austin San Francisco JetBlue 11/2/16 11/4/16 1 $273
December Austin San Francisco JetBlue 12/1/16 12/6/16 1 $292
January Austin San Francisco JetBlue 1/4/17 1/11/17 1 $282
February Austin San Francisco JetBlue 2/8/17 2/13/17 1 $282
March Austin San Francisco JetBlue 3/1/17 3/4/17 1 $282
April Austin San Francisco Virgin America 4/27/17 5/7/17 0 $343

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Austin to San Francisco

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Austin to San Francisco. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$365
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$365 $335
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$335 $322
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$322 $322
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$322 $322
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$322

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Austin to San Francisco

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Austin to San Francisco is $321.

The average price for direct flights from Austin to San Francisco is $340.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Austin to San Francisco.

Weekly Direct Flights from Austin to San Francisco - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 4 3 4 4 4 3 4 07:00 17:12
Virgin America 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 07:10 17:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Austin to San Francisco

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Austin to San Francisco. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Austin to San Francisco is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Austin to San Francisco is $313.

Austin to San Francisco Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Austin to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Austin to San Francisco flight time is 3 hours and 52 minutes.
Question: How far is San Francisco from Austin?
Answer: The distance from Austin to San Francisco is 1,501 miles (2,415 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Austin to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 39 direct flights from Austin to San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular Austin airlines for direct flights from Austin to San Francisco?
Answer: United Airlines provides 66% of the non-stop flights between Austin and San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Austin to San Francisco?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in Austin flying to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 12:40 AMNumber of routes searched: 209Number of itineraries searched: 334,257

Wondering which airlines fly out of Austin to San Francisco? We've gathered the average price of Austin airlines with flights to San Francisco. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Austin to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW
American LAX
United IAH
Frontier DEN
Delta ATL
Delta MSP
American ORD
Delta DTW
American CLT
Alaska SEA
JetBlue FLL
American PHL
United EWR
United IAD
Alaska PDX
JetBlue LGB
Delta SLC

Austin to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Austin and San Francisco. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

Farecompare Research Tools

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Austin - AUS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Austin to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta $282
Flights from Austin to San Jose American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $282
Flights from Austin to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $184

Cheap Domestic Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Dallas - Ft Worth to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $213
Flights from Houston to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $147
Flights from San Antonio to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $288
Flights from Killeen to San Francisco American, Delta, United $321
Flights from Corpus Christi to San Francisco American, United $340
Flights from Abilene to San Francisco American $293
Flights from San Angelo to San Francisco American $277
Flights from College Station to San Francisco American $418
Flights from Tyler to San Francisco American $318
Flights from Houston to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit $157
Flights from Dallas - Ft Worth to Oakland American, Delta, Spirit $166
Flights from Dallas - Ft Worth to San Jose American, Alaska, Delta, United $235
Flights from Dallas - Ft Worth to Las Vegas American, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $97
Flights from Dallas - Ft Worth to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from Houston to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $107
Flights from Houston to San Jose American, Alaska, Delta, United $242
Flights from San Antonio to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta $339
Flights from Dallas - Ft Worth to Sacramento American, Alaska, Delta, United $248
Flights from Dallas - Ft Worth to Seattle American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $194
Flights from Houston to Las Vegas American, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $107
Flights from Houston to Sacramento American, Alaska, Delta, United $334
Flights from Corpus Christi to Oakland American Check Dates
Flights from San Antonio to San Jose American, Alaska, Delta, United $340
Flights from San Angelo to Oakland American Check Dates
Flights from Dallas - Ft Worth to Reno American, Alaska, Delta, United $268
Flights from Dallas - Ft Worth to Portland American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $203
Flights from Dallas - Ft Worth to Fresno American, Alaska, Delta, United $177
Cheap Flights from Austin to San Francisco