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Cheap Flights from Austin to San Francisco, CA, United States - AUS to SFO Last modified: May 29, 2016 12:42 PM

Popular flights from Austin to San Francisco Last modified: May 29, 2016 12:42 PM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 23, 2016 Aug 29, 2016 $360
Sep 24, 2016 Oct 1, 2016 $360
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 7, 2016 Sep 14, 2016 $334
Sep 14, 2016 Sep 20, 2016 $334
Sep 17, 2016 Sep 20, 2016 $334
Sep 24, 2016 Oct 1, 2016 $334
Frontier Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 23, 2016 Aug 29, 2016 $338
Aug 23, 2016 Aug 27, 2016 $338
Aug 27, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 $338
Sep 7, 2016 Sep 14, 2016 $338
Sep 14, 2016 Sep 20, 2016 $338
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 9, 2016 Aug 16, 2016 $294
Aug 17, 2016 Aug 24, 2016 $294
Aug 23, 2016 Aug 27, 2016 $294
Aug 27, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 $294
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 7, 2016 Sep 14, 2016 $317
Sep 14, 2016 Sep 20, 2016 $317
Sep 17, 2016 Sep 20, 2016 $317
Sep 24, 2016 Oct 1, 2016 $317
Virgin America
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 7, 2016 Sep 14, 2016 $317

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Austin to San Francisco (AUS to SFO)?

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 $310.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Austin to San Francisco (AUS to SFO)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane 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 discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Austin to San Francisco

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Austin to San Francisco should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $637 $396
7-14 days $443 $396
14-21 days $331 $357
21-30 days $331 $339
30-60 days $331 $328
60-90 days $331 $294
90+ days $317 $294

Cheapest Day To Fly from Austin to San Francisco

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Austin to San Francisco.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$331 $294 $294 $310 $310 $294 $331

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Austin to San Francisco

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Austin to San Francisco.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Austin San Francisco United 5/31/16 6/7/16 1 $669
June Austin San Francisco United 6/19/16 6/26/16 0 $331
July Austin San Francisco JetBlue 7/26/16 8/2/16 1 $328
August Austin San Francisco JetBlue 8/9/16 8/16/16 1 $294
September Austin San Francisco JetBlue 9/3/16 9/7/16 1 $310
October Austin San Francisco JetBlue 10/25/16 10/31/16 1 $313
November Austin San Francisco JetBlue 11/1/16 11/17/16 1 $310
December Austin San Francisco JetBlue 12/1/16 12/6/16 1 $294

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Austin to San Francisco

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Austin to San Francisco.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$725
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$725 $523
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$523 $383
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$383 $331
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$331 $331
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$331

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Austin to San Francisco (AUS to SFO)

Your Austin to San Francisco flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 $339.

The average price for non-stop flights from Austin to San Francisco is $331.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Austin to San Francisco
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 06:21 20:09
Virgin America 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 07:00 16:35

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Austin to San Francisco (AUS to SFO)

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 $179.

The average price for round trip flights from Austin to San Francisco is $338.

Austin to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Austin to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Austin to San Francisco flight time is 3 hours and 41 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Austin and San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from Austin to San Francisco is 1501 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Austin to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 38 direct flights from Austin to San Francisco.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Austin to San Francisco?
Answer: United Airlines provides 65% 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 Flying from Austin to San Francisco (AUS to SFO) Number of flights searched: 219Last modified: May 29, 2016 12:42 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Austin to San Francisco with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Austin to San Francisco.

Austin to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA X X X X X X X
JetBlue LGB X X X X X X
Delta MSP X X X X X X X
Frontier DEN X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United IAH X X X X X X X
Virgin America - X X X X X X X
Southwest LAX X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Austin and San Francisco, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Austin - AUS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Austin to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $327
Austin to San Jose American, Alaska, United $324
Austin to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $257

Cheap Domestic Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Dallas - Ft Worth to San Francisco American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $213
Houston to San Francisco American, Alaska, Frontier, United $188
San Antonio to San Francisco American, Alaska, Frontier, United $248
Killeen to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $355
Corpus Christi to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $433
Abilene to San Francisco American, Alaska $306
San Angelo to San Francisco American, Alaska Check Dates
College Station to San Francisco American, Alaska, United Check Dates
Tyler to San Francisco American, Alaska $459
Houston to Oakland American, Alaska, Spirit, United $213
Dallas - Ft Worth to Oakland American, Alaska, Spirit, United $137
Dallas - Ft Worth to San Jose American, Alaska, United $230
Dallas - Ft Worth to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $81
Dallas - Ft Worth to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $117
Houston to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $193
Houston to San Jose American, Alaska, United $444
San Antonio to Oakland American, Alaska, United $420
Dallas - Ft Worth to Sacramento American, Alaska, United $291
Dallas - Ft Worth to Seattle American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $239
Houston to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $126
Houston to Sacramento American, Alaska, United $419
Corpus Christi to Oakland American, United $635
San Antonio to San Jose American, Alaska, United $420
San Angelo to Oakland American, Alaska Check Dates
Dallas - Ft Worth to Reno American, Alaska, United $376
Dallas - Ft Worth to Portland American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $157
Dallas - Ft Worth to Fresno American, Alaska, United $392
Cheap Flights from Austin to San Francisco, CA, United States, from $294 Round trip from AUS to SFO