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Cheap Flights from Houston to San Francisco, CA, United States - HOU to SFO Last modified: Jul 25, 2016 1:12 AM

Popular flights from Houston to San Francisco Last modified: Jul 25, 2016 1:12 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
HOUSFO
Tue 8/23
nonstop
SFOHOU
Sat 8/27
nonstop
$157
Select
American
HOUSFO
Wed 9/14
1 stop
SFOHOU
Tue 9/20
1 stop
$259
Select
United
HOUSFO
Tue 8/23
2 stops
SFOHOU
Sat 8/27
2 stops
$297
Select
United
HOUSFO
Tue 8/23
2 stops
SFOHOU
Sun 8/28
2 stops
$297
Select
United
HOUSFO
Wed 8/24
nonstop
SFOHOU
Wed 9/7
nonstop
$297
Select
United
HOUSFO
Wed 8/24
2 stops
SFOHOU
Wed 9/7
2 stops
$297
Select
United
HOUSFO
Wed 8/24
2 stops
SFOHOU
Sun 8/28
2 stops
$297
Select
Alaska
HOUSFO
Sat 9/24
1 stop
SFOHOU
Thu 9/29
1 stop
$340
Select

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 $175.

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 $484
7-14 days $307 $338
14-21 days $257 $294
21-30 days $157 $200
30-60 days $167 $210
60-90 days $177 $210
90+ days $192 $225

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
$222 $157 $177 $167 $167 $167 $168

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
July Houston San Francisco Frontier 7/30/16 8/3/16 0 $472
August Houston San Francisco Frontier 8/23/16 8/27/16 0 $157
September Houston San Francisco Frontier 9/10/16 9/13/16 0 $177
October Houston San Francisco Frontier 10/15/16 10/29/16 0 $177
November Houston San Francisco American 11/1/16 11/8/16 1 $264
December Houston San Francisco United 12/1/16 12/8/16 0 $297
January Houston San Francisco Frontier 1/22/17 1/29/17 1 $279
February Houston San Francisco United 2/9/17 2/12/17 1 $377

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
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$607
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$607 $367
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$367 $327
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$327 $222
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$222 $167
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$167
TIPSave $130 by flying into Oakland instead of San Francisco from Houston

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 $274.

The average price for non-stop flights from Houston to San Francisco is $227.

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 07:36 07:36
United 11 9 10 10 10 9 10 07:20 21:16

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 9 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 76 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 90% 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

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 $207
Houston to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $186
Houston to San Jose American, Alaska, United $264
Houston to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $87
Houston to Sacramento American, Alaska, United $314
Houston to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $249
Houston to Chicago American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $81
Houston to Monterey American, Alaska, United $412
Houston to Phoenix American, Alaska, Frontier, United $267
Houston to Reno American, Alaska, United $351
Houston to Seattle American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $237

Cheap Domestic Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Austin to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $289
San Antonio to San Francisco American, Alaska, Frontier, United $248
Killeen to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $350
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 $412
Tyler to San Francisco American, Alaska $262
Waco to San Francisco American, Alaska $282
Austin to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $252
San Antonio to Oakland American, Alaska, United $306
Austin to San Jose American, Alaska, United $312
Corpus Christi to Oakland American, Alaska, United Check Dates
San Antonio to San Jose American, Alaska, United $306
Lake Charles to Oakland American, United $539
Austin to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $257
Austin to Sacramento American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $288
San Antonio to Sacramento American, Alaska, United $348
San Antonio to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, United $171
San Antonio to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, United $87
Cheap Flights from Houston to San Francisco, CA, United States, from $157 Round trip from HOU to SFO