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Cheap Flights from Phoenix to San Francisco - PHX to SFO

Popular flights from Phoenix to San Francisco

If your flight days are flexible and you looking for a good deal, our charts on cheap flights provide some insight regarding affordable flight options for your next big adventure.

Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Apr 30, 2016 May 4, 2016 $236
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Feb 17, 2016 Feb 23, 2016 $87
Feb 17, 2016 Feb 24, 2016 $87
Feb 17, 2016 Mar 1, 2016 $87
Feb 24, 2016 Mar 2, 2016 $87
Frontier Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Feb 13, 2016 Feb 17, 2016 $88
Feb 13, 2016 Feb 20, 2016 $88
Feb 23, 2016 Feb 24, 2016 $88
Feb 23, 2016 Feb 27, 2016 $88
Feb 27, 2016 Mar 5, 2016 $88
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Feb 24, 2016 Feb 25, 2016 $92
Feb 24, 2016 Feb 29, 2016 $92

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Phoenix to San Francisco (PHX to SFO)?

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 $93.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Phoenix to San Francisco (PHX to SFO)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane 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 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 Phoenix to San Francisco

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $108 $135
7-14 days $87 $127
14-21 days $87 $127
21-30 days $88 $127
30-60 days $88 $135
60-90 days $103 $136
90+ days $135 $175

Cheapest Day To Fly from Phoenix to San Francisco

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$109 $88 $87 $95 $94 $88 $95

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Phoenix to San Francisco

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Phoenix San Francisco American 2/17/16 2/23/16 0 $87
March Phoenix San Francisco Frontier 3/2/16 3/5/16 0 $88
April Phoenix San Francisco United 4/7/16 4/12/16 0 $103
May Phoenix San Francisco United 5/5/16 5/17/16 0 $107
June Phoenix San Francisco Frontier 6/29/16 7/13/16 0 $158
July Phoenix San Francisco Frontier 7/6/16 7/13/16 0 $158
August Phoenix San Francisco Frontier 8/3/16 8/7/16 1 $312
September Phoenix San Francisco American 9/1/16 9/4/16 0 $364

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$128
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$128 $94
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$94 $97
28 29 1 2 3 4 5
$97 $103
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$103 $88
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
$88

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Phoenix to San Francisco (PHX to SFO)

Your Phoenix 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 Phoenix to San Francisco is $175.

The average price for non-stop flights from Phoenix to San Francisco is $96.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Phoenix to San Francisco
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 08:35 21:25
Frontier 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 15:15 15:15
United 6 5 5 6 6 4 4 06:00 19:35

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Phoenix to San Francisco (PHX 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 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 $85.

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

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Tucson to San Francisco Alaska, United, Delta, US Airways, American $286
Grand Canyon to San Francisco$344
Yuma to San Francisco United, US Airways $380
Prescott to San Francisco United, Frontier Check Dates
Mexicali to San Francisco AeroMexico $831
Phoenix to Oakland Alaska, Delta, US Airways, Spirit $130
Tucson to Oakland Alaska, Delta, US Airways $354
Phoenix to San Jose United, Delta, Alaska, US Airways, American $140
Phoenix to Los Angeles Alaska, United, Delta, US Airways, American, Spirit $81
Phoenix to Sacramento Alaska, United, Delta, US Airways, American $267
Yuma to Oakland US Airways $309
Phoenix to Las Vegas United, Delta, US Airways, Sun Country, Spirit $193
Grand Canyon to Oakland$160
Tucson to San Jose Alaska, United, Delta, US Airways, American $263
Mexicali to OaklandCheck Dates
Phoenix to Monterey United, US Airways, American $233
Phoenix to Santa Rosa Alaska, Delta, American $369
Phoenix to Seattle Delta, Alaska, United, US Airways, American, Sun Country, Frontier $227
Phoenix to Fresno Alaska, United, Delta, US Airways, American $295
Phoenix to Denver Alaska, Delta, United, American, US Airways, Spirit, Frontier $79
Yuma to San Jose United, US Airways $254
Phoenix to San Diego Alaska, United, Delta, US Airways, American, Spirit $215
Phoenix to Chicago Alaska, Delta, United, American, US Airways, Sun Country, Spirit, Frontier, AirTran $87
Tucson to Sacramento Alaska, United, Delta, US Airways, American $261
Phoenix to Reno Alaska, United, Delta, US Airways, American $291
Tucson to Los Angeles Alaska, United, Delta, US Airways, American $115
Phoenix to Dallas - Ft Worth Alaska, United, Delta, US Airways, American, Spirit, Frontier $75
Phoenix to New York United, US Airways, American, Sun Country, Spirit, JetBlue, Frontier, AirTran $230
Phoenix to Portland United, Delta, Alaska, US Airways, American, Spirit, Frontier $159
Grand Canyon to San Jose$278

Airlines Flying from Phoenix to San Francisco (PHX to SFO)

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

Phoenix to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
American LAX X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA X X X X X X X
Delta LAX X X X X X X X
Frontier - X X X X X X X
Frontier DEN X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United LAX X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest BUR X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Phoenix and San Francisco, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Phoenix to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Phoenix to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Phoenix to San Francisco flight time is 2 hours and 9 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Phoenix and San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from Phoenix to San Francisco is 650 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Phoenix to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 70 direct flights from Phoenix to San Francisco.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Phoenix to San Francisco?
Answer: American Airlines provides 50% 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
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