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Cheap Flights from Cincinnati to San Francisco, CA, United States - CVG to SFO Last modified: May 27, 2016 6:57 PM

Popular flights from Cincinnati to San Francisco Last modified: May 27, 2016 6:57 PM

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Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 27, 2016 Aug 1, 2016 $752
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 24, 2016 Aug 28, 2016 $298
Aug 25, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 $298
Sep 7, 2016 Sep 11, 2016 $298
Sep 13, 2016 Sep 28, 2016 $298
Sep 14, 2016 Sep 22, 2016 $298
Frontier Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 13, 2016 Sep 28, 2016 $232
Sep 20, 2016 Sep 28, 2016 $232
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 12, 2016 Jul 19, 2016 $300
Jul 19, 2016 Jul 26, 2016 $300
Aug 3, 2016 Aug 8, 2016 $300
Aug 12, 2016 Aug 21, 2016 $300

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Cincinnati to San Francisco (CVG to SFO)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cincinnati to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $288.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Cincinnati to San Francisco (CVG to SFO)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Cincinnati 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 Cincinnati to San Francisco

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $318 $361
7-14 days $318 $361
14-21 days $0 $376
21-30 days $388 $405
30-60 days $348 $300
60-90 days $268 $252
90+ days $228 $232

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cincinnati to San Francisco

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$302 $266 $256 $252 $300 $354 $283

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Cincinnati to San Francisco

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Cincinnati San Francisco American 5/28/16 6/12/16 1 $825
June Cincinnati San Francisco United 6/30/16 7/5/16 1 $302
July Cincinnati San Francisco United 7/12/16 7/19/16 1 $300
August Cincinnati San Francisco Frontier 8/25/16 8/31/16 1 $252
September Cincinnati San Francisco Frontier 9/13/16 9/28/16 1 $232
October Cincinnati San Francisco Frontier 10/4/16 10/18/16 0 $228
November Cincinnati San Francisco American 11/10/16 11/14/16 1 $297
December Cincinnati San Francisco Alaska 12/24/16 1/7/17 2 $950

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$318
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$318 $318
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$318
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$388
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$388 $388
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$388

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Cincinnati to San Francisco (CVG to SFO)

Your Cincinnati 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 Cincinnati to San Francisco is $400.

The average price for non-stop flights from Cincinnati to San Francisco is $268.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Cincinnati to San Francisco
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Delta 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 09:25 09:25
Frontier 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 14:35 14:35

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Cincinnati to San Francisco (CVG 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 Cincinnati 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 Cincinnati to San Francisco is $274.

The average price for round trip flights from Cincinnati to San Francisco is $400.

Cincinnati to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Cincinnati to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Cincinnati to San Francisco flight time is 4 hours and 51 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Cincinnati and San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from Cincinnati to San Francisco is 2031 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Cincinnati to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 9 direct flights from Cincinnati to San Francisco.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Cincinnati to San Francisco?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 66% of the non-stop flights between Cincinnati and San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Cincinnati to San Francisco?
Answer: Denver, CO

Airlines Flying from Cincinnati to San Francisco (CVG to SFO) Number of flights searched: 159Last modified: May 27, 2016 6:57 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Cincinnati 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 Cincinnati to San Francisco.

Cincinnati to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American ORD X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X
Delta DTW X X X X X X X
Frontier - X X X
Frontier DEN X X X X X X X
United DEN X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Cincinnati 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 Cincinnati - CVG

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Cincinnati to Oakland American, United $473
Cincinnati to San Jose American, Alaska, United $432

Cheap Domestic Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Columbus to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $254
Indianapolis to San Francisco American, Alaska, Frontier, United $244
Dayton to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $362
Louisville to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $377
Lexington to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $389
Charleston to San Francisco American, United $425
Evansville to San Francisco American, United $403
Toledo to San Francisco American $471
Ft Wayne to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $373
Huntington to San Francisco American $449
Indianapolis to Oakland American, Alaska, United $418
Columbus to Oakland American $347
Louisville to Oakland American, Alaska, United $479
Dayton to Oakland American, Alaska, United $513
Columbus to San Jose American, Alaska, United $256
Indianapolis to San Jose American, Alaska, United $298
Louisville to San Jose American, Alaska, United $377
Columbus to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, United $273
Indianapolis to Sacramento American, Alaska, United $408
Lexington to San Jose American, Alaska, United $430
Columbus to Sacramento American, Alaska, United $311
Dayton to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $332
Dayton to San Jose American, Alaska, United $402
Indianapolis to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, United $244
Dayton to Sacramento American, United $364
Ft Wayne to San Jose American, Alaska, United $446
Indianapolis to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, United $187
Louisville to Sacramento American, Alaska, United $393
Cheap Flights from Cincinnati to San Francisco, CA, United States, from $232 Round trip from CVG to SFO