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Flights from Phoenix to San Francisco, United States Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 2:21 AM

Phoenix to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 2:21 AM

We've scanned 25,716,102,982 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Phoenix to San Francisco. Frontier & American frequently offer the best deals on Phoenix to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
PHXSFO
Sat 10/29
nonstop
SFOPHX
Sat 11/5
nonstop
$86
Select
American
PHXSFO
Wed 10/12
nonstop
SFOPHX
Wed 10/26
nonstop
$87
Select
American
PHXSFO
Wed 10/19
nonstop
SFOPHX
Wed 10/26
nonstop
$87
Select
American
PHXSFO
Wed 10/26
nonstop
SFOPHX
Wed 11/9
nonstop
$87
Select
American
PHXSFO
Wed 10/26
nonstop
SFOPHX
Wed 11/2
nonstop
$87
Select
American
PHXSFO
Wed 11/2
nonstop
SFOPHX
Wed 11/9
nonstop
$87
Select
United
PHXSFO
Tue 10/11
nonstop
SFOPHX
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$87
Select
United
PHXSFO
Tue 10/11
nonstop
SFOPHX
Wed 10/19
nonstop
$87
Select
United
PHXSFO
Tue 10/11
nonstop
SFOPHX
Tue 10/18
nonstop
$87
Select
United
PHXSFO
Wed 10/12
nonstop
SFOPHX
Wed 10/26
nonstop
$87
Select
United
PHXSFO
Wed 10/12
nonstop
SFOPHX
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$87
Select
Alaska
PHXSFO
Thu 11/10
1 stop
SFOPHX
Mon 11/14
1 stop
$266
Select
Alaska
PHXSFO
Tue 12/6
1 stop
SFOPHX
Thu 12/8
1 stop
$266
Select

How Much is a Flight from Phoenix to San Francisco?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Phoenix to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $97.

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

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $122 $130
7-14 days $87 $103
14-21 days $87 $103
21-30 days $86 $103
30-60 days $86 $103
60-90 days $87 $103
90+ days $103 $111

Cheapest Day To Fly from Phoenix to San Francisco

We've examined 25,724,431,429 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Phoenix to San Francisco is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$97 $87 $87 $117 $97 $86 $103

Compare Flight Prices from Phoenix 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 Phoenix to San Francisco flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Phoenix San Francisco American 9/30/16 10/10/16 1 $194
October Phoenix San Francisco Frontier 10/29/16 11/5/16 0 $86
November Phoenix San Francisco American 11/2/16 11/9/16 0 $87
December Phoenix San Francisco United 12/6/16 12/13/16 0 $87
January Phoenix San Francisco American 1/11/17 1/18/17 0 $103
February Phoenix San Francisco American 2/1/17 2/8/17 0 $103
March Phoenix San Francisco American 3/1/17 3/5/17 0 $172
April Phoenix San Francisco American 4/5/17 4/11/17 0 $243

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Phoenix to San Francisco

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Phoenix to San Francisco. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$182
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$182 $92
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$92 $92
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$92 $92
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$92 $92
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$92

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Phoenix 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 Phoenix to San Francisco is $182.

The average price for direct flights from Phoenix to San Francisco is $136.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Phoenix to San Francisco - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 07:40 20:25
Frontier 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 13:25 13:25
United 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 06:00 19:07
Southwest 5 5 5 5 5 3 4 08:35 20:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Phoenix 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 Phoenix 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 Phoenix to San Francisco is $71.

The average price for round trip flights from Phoenix to San Francisco is $131.

Phoenix to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Phoenix to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Phoenix to San Francisco flight time is 2 hours and 3 minutes.
Question: How far is San Francisco from Phoenix?
Answer: The distance from Phoenix to San Francisco is 650 miles (1,046 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Phoenix to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 99 direct flights from Phoenix to San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular Phoenix airlines for direct flights from Phoenix to San Francisco?
Answer: United Airlines provides 35% of the non-stop flights between Phoenix and San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Phoenix to San Francisco?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in Phoenix flying to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 2:21 AMNumber of routes searched: 158Number of itineraries searched: 773,852

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

Phoenix to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American LAX
American DFW
Frontier DEN
American ORD
American -
Alaska SAN
Alaska SNA
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue JFK
American SLC
United IAH
Hawaiian HNL
United BOI
United EWR

Phoenix to San Francisco Airports

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