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Flights from Denver to San Francisco, United States Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 1:07 AM

Denver to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 1:07 AM

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

Frontier
DENSFO
Fri 10/28
nonstop
SFODEN
Mon 10/31
nonstop
$150
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United
DENSFO
Mon 10/17
nonstop
SFODEN
Mon 10/24
nonstop
$151
Select
United
DENSFO
Tue 10/18
nonstop
SFODEN
Wed 10/26
nonstop
$151
Select
United
DENSFO
Tue 10/18
nonstop
SFODEN
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$151
Select
United
DENSFO
Wed 10/19
nonstop
SFODEN
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$151
Select
United
DENSFO
Thu 10/20
nonstop
SFODEN
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$151
Select
Virgin America
DENSFO
Tue 11/1
nonstop
SFODEN
Tue 11/15
nonstop
$166
Select
American
DENSFO
Sat 12/3
1 stop
SFODEN
Wed 12/7
1 stop
$175
Select
Alaska
DENSFO
Sat 10/15
1 stop
SFODEN
Sat 10/22
1 stop
$236
Select
Alaska
DENSFO
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SFODEN
Sun 10/23
1 stop
$236
Select
Alaska
DENSFO
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SFODEN
Sat 10/22
1 stop
$236
Select
Alaska
DENSFO
Wed 10/19
1 stop
SFODEN
Sat 10/22
1 stop
$236
Select
Alaska
DENSFO
Wed 10/19
1 stop
SFODEN
Mon 10/24
1 stop
$236
Select

How Much is a Flight from Denver to San Francisco?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Denver to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $151.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Denver 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 Denver 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 Denver to San Francisco?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $151 $305
7-14 days $151 $203
14-21 days $151 $179
21-30 days $151 $179
30-60 days $150 $179
60-90 days $167 $175
90+ days $167 $179

Cheapest Day To Fly from Denver 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 Denver to San Francisco is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$151 $151 $151 $151 $150 $151 $151

Compare Flight Prices from Denver 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 Denver to San Francisco flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Denver San Francisco Frontier 9/28/16 10/4/16 0 $154
October Denver San Francisco Frontier 10/28/16 10/31/16 0 $150
November Denver San Francisco Frontier 11/1/16 11/7/16 0 $151
December Denver San Francisco United 12/1/16 12/4/16 0 $167
January Denver San Francisco United 1/5/17 1/10/17 0 $167
February Denver San Francisco Frontier 2/11/17 3/1/17 0 $176
March Denver San Francisco Virgin America 3/2/17 3/8/17 0 $217
April Denver San Francisco Virgin America 4/21/17 4/24/17 0 $217

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Denver to San Francisco

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Denver 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
$154
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$154 $151
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$151 $151
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$151 $151
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$151 $150
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$150

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Denver 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 Denver to San Francisco is $213.

The average price for direct flights from Denver to San Francisco is $156.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Denver to San Francisco - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Frontier 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 06:35 21:10
United 14 12 14 14 14 9 14 06:00 22:15
Virgin America 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 07:00 17:00
Southwest 5 5 5 5 5 4 5 08:40 21:50

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Denver 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 Denver 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 Denver to San Francisco is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Denver to San Francisco is $175.

Denver to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Denver to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Denver to San Francisco flight time is 2 hours and 38 minutes.
Question: How far is San Francisco from Denver?
Answer: The distance from Denver to San Francisco is 965 miles (1,553 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Denver to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 166 direct flights from Denver to San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular Denver airlines for direct flights from Denver to San Francisco?
Answer: United Airlines provides 54% of the non-stop flights between Denver and San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Denver to San Francisco?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in Denver flying to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 1:07 AMNumber of routes searched: 234Number of itineraries searched: 540,756

Wondering which airlines fly out of Denver to San Francisco? We've gathered the average price of Denver 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.

Denver to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American LAX
American DFW
Frontier LAS
Delta MSP
United FAT
American -
American ORD
United BOI
United PSP
Delta ATL
United SNA
United SMF
Delta DTW
American PHX
Delta CVG

Denver to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Denver 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.

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