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Cheap Flights from Houston to San Francisco, CA, United States - HOU to SFO Last modified: Jun 28, 2016 7:12 AM

Popular flights from Houston to San Francisco Last modified: Jun 28, 2016 7:12 AM

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.

Frontier
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Sat 8/20
nonstop
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Tue 8/23
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$227
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Tue 8/23
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Tue 8/30
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$227
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Frontier
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Wed 8/24
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Sat 8/27
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$227
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Frontier
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Wed 9/14
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Tue 9/20
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$227
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Frontier
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Sat 9/17
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Wed 9/21
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$227
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United
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Tue 8/23
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Thu 8/25
2 stops
$382
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Alaska
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Sat 9/17
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Wed 9/21
1 stop
$430
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American
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Tue 8/23
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Thu 8/25
1 stop
$430
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American
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Tue 8/23
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Tue 8/30
1 stop
$430
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American
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Wed 8/31
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Sat 9/3
1 stop
$430
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American
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Thu 9/1
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Sun 9/4
1 stop
$430
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American
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Thu 9/1
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Tue 9/6
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Houston to San Francisco (HOU to SFO)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Houston to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $245.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Houston to San Francisco (HOU to SFO)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $472 $519
7-14 days $297 $384
14-21 days $292 $364
21-30 days $292 $279
30-60 days $227 $343
60-90 days $227 $404
90+ days $227 $404

Cheapest Day To Fly from Houston to San Francisco

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$267 $227 $227 $267 $247 $227 $247

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Houston to San Francisco

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Houston San Francisco Frontier 6/30/16 7/5/16 0 $562
July Houston San Francisco Frontier 7/26/16 8/2/16 1 $279
August Houston San Francisco Frontier 8/20/16 8/23/16 0 $227
September Houston San Francisco Frontier 9/14/16 9/20/16 0 $227
October Houston San Francisco Frontier 10/15/16 10/19/16 0 $227
November Houston San Francisco United 11/9/16 11/16/16 0 $387
December Houston San Francisco American 12/20/16 12/27/16 1 $456
February Houston San Francisco United 2/2/17 2/10/17 1 $517

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$542
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$542 $432
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$432 $327
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$327 $367
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$367 $292
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$292
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Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Houston to San Francisco (HOU to SFO)

Your Houston 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 Houston to San Francisco is $380.

The average price for non-stop flights from Houston to San Francisco is $307.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Houston to San Francisco
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Frontier 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 07:45 07:45
United 10 10 10 11 11 9 10 07:20 21:27

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Houston to San Francisco (HOU 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 Houston 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 Houston to San Francisco is $187.

The average price for round trip flights from Houston to San Francisco is $367.

Houston to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Houston to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Houston to San Francisco flight time is 4 hours and 4 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Houston and San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from Houston to San Francisco is 1632 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Houston to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 78 direct flights from Houston to San Francisco.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Houston to San Francisco?
Answer: United Airlines provides 91% of the non-stop flights between Houston and San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Houston to San Francisco?
Answer: Atlanta, GA

Airlines Flying from Houston to San Francisco (HOU to SFO) Number of flights searched: 227Last modified: Jun 28, 2016 7:12 AM

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

Houston 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
Alaska SEA / PDX X X X X
Delta MSP X X X X X X X
Delta SLC / LAX X X X X X X X
Frontier - X X X X X X X
Frontier DEN X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
Southwest LAS X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Houston 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 Houston - HOU

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Houston to Oakland American, Alaska, Spirit, United $220
Houston to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $182
Houston to San Jose American, Alaska, United $430
Houston to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $127
Houston to Sacramento American, Alaska, United $398
Houston to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $258
Houston to Chicago American, Alaska, Spirit, United $197
Houston to Monterey American, Alaska, United $412
Houston to Phoenix American, Alaska, United $285
Houston to Reno American, Alaska, United $388
Houston to Seattle American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $267

Cheap Domestic Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Austin to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $272
San Antonio to San Francisco American, Alaska, Frontier, United $304
Killeen to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $354
Corpus Christi to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $406
College Station to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $412
Lake Charles to San Francisco American, United $500
Tyler to San Francisco American, Alaska $417
Waco to San Francisco American, Alaska $295
Austin to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $296
San Antonio to Oakland American, Alaska, United $420
Austin to San Jose American, Alaska, United $272
Corpus Christi to Oakland American, Alaska $713
San Antonio to San Jose American, Alaska, United $420
Lake Charles to Oakland American, United $623
Austin to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $227
Austin to Sacramento American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $294
San Antonio to Sacramento American, Alaska, United $430
San Antonio to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, United $255
San Antonio to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, United $127
Cheap Flights from Houston to San Francisco, CA, United States, from $227 Round trip from HOU to SFO