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Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco, United States

TIPSave $109 by flying into San Jose, California instead of San Francisco from Philadelphia

Philadelphia to San Francisco Last modified: Jun 22, 2017 2:24 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 28,678,540,742 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to San Francisco. Alaska & Virgin America frequently offer the best deals to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Alaska
PHLSFO
Tue 9/26
nonstop
SFOPHL
Wed 10/4
nonstop
$356
Virgin America
PHLSFO
Tue 9/26
nonstop
SFOPHL
Wed 10/4
nonstop
$356
American
PHLSFO
Tue 9/12
1 stop
SFOPHL
Tue 9/19
1 stop
$366
United
PHLSFO
Sat 9/9
1 stop
SFOPHL
Tue 9/12
1 stop
$366
Frontier
PHLSFO
Sat 9/9
1 stop
SFOPHL
Tue 9/12
1 stop
$379
JetBlue
PHLSFO
Mon 9/11
1 stop
SFOPHL
Wed 9/20
1 stop
$394

How Much is a Flight from Philadelphia to San Francisco? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Philadelphia to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $363.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Philadelphia 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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to San Francisco? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $910 $553
7-14 days $659 $476
14-21 days $473 $431
21-30 days $473 $453
30-60 days $473 $394
60-90 days $357 $366
90+ days $356 $366

Cheapest Day To Fly from Philadelphia to San Francisco Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 28,690,450,059 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Philadelphia to San Francisco is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$367$357$357$368$367$357$367

Compare Flight Prices from Philadelphia to San Francisco by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Philadelphia to San Francisco flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Philadelphia San Francisco United 6/28/17 7/5/17 1 $553
July Philadelphia San Francisco United 7/12/17 7/25/17 1 $431
August Philadelphia San Francisco United 8/15/17 8/22/17 1 $394
September Philadelphia San Francisco Alaska 9/26/17 10/4/17 0 $356
October Philadelphia San Francisco Alaska 10/21/17 11/4/17 0 $356
November Philadelphia San Francisco Alaska 11/8/17 11/15/17 0 $357
December Philadelphia San Francisco United 12/6/17 12/13/17 1 $390
January Philadelphia San Francisco United 1/2/18 1/6/18 1 $455

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Philadelphia 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
$602
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$602 $497
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$497 $490
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$490 $490
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$490 $471
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$471

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Philadelphia to San Francisco is $435.

The average price for direct flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco is $476.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 08:10 20:45
United 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 06:10 18:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to San Francisco is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco is $427.

Philadelphia to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Philadelphia to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Philadelphia to San Francisco flight time is 6 hours and 8 minutes.
Question: How far is San Francisco from Philadelphia?
Answer: The distance from Philadelphia to San Francisco is 2,514 miles (4,045 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 49 direct flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular Philadelphia airlines for direct flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco?
Answer: American Airlines provides 71% of the non-stop flights between Philadelphia and San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Philadelphia to San Francisco?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Philadelphia flying to San Francisco Last modified: Jun 22, 2017 2:24 -04:00Number of routes searched: 275Number of itineraries searched: 719,603

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

Philadelphia to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Alaska -
United -
Virgin America -
American CLT
American DFW
American LAX
American MIA
Alaska SEA
Alaska LAX
Alaska PDX
Alaska SLC
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue FLL
Major Airlines ATL
Major Airlines SLC
Major Airlines CVG
Major Airlines DTW
Major Airlines JFK
Frontier DEN
United DCA
United DEN
United IAD
United IAH
Virgin America LAX

Philadelphia to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Philadelphia 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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Cheap Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco