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Flights from Pittsburgh to San Francisco, United States Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:22 AM

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Pittsburgh to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:22 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Pittsburgh to San Francisco. Frontier & American frequently offer the best deals on Pittsburgh to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
PITSFO
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SFOPIT
Sat 10/22
1 stop
$308
Select
Frontier
PITSFO
Sat 10/22
1 stop
SFOPIT
Wed 10/26
1 stop
$308
Select
American
PITSFO
Wed 10/5
1 stop
SFOPIT
Tue 10/11
1 stop
$338
Select
American
PITSFO
Wed 10/5
1 stop
SFOPIT
Wed 10/12
1 stop
$338
Select
American
PITSFO
Sat 10/8
1 stop
SFOPIT
Tue 10/11
1 stop
$338
Select
American
PITSFO
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SFOPIT
Wed 10/19
1 stop
$338
Select
American
PITSFO
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SFOPIT
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$338
Select
United
PITSFO
Tue 10/25
2 stops
SFOPIT
Wed 10/26
2 stops
$339
Select
Alaska
PITSFO
Fri 1/13
2 stops
SFOPIT
Sun 1/15
2 stops
$684
Select

How Much is a Flight from Pittsburgh to San Francisco?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Pittsburgh to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $343.

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

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $461 $368
7-14 days $456 $338
14-21 days $405 $308
21-30 days $405 $308
30-60 days $404 $340
60-90 days $405 $377
90+ days $507 $379

Cheapest Day To Fly from Pittsburgh to San Francisco

We've examined 26,779,839,826 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Pittsburgh 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
$368 $308 $338 $368 $338 $308 $368

Compare Flight Prices from Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh to San Francisco flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Pittsburgh San Francisco American 9/30/16 10/4/16 1 $382
October Pittsburgh San Francisco Frontier 10/18/16 10/22/16 1 $308
November Pittsburgh San Francisco United 11/8/16 11/15/16 2 $340
December Pittsburgh San Francisco United 12/8/16 12/12/16 2 $377
January Pittsburgh San Francisco American 1/18/17 1/25/17 1 $379
February Pittsburgh San Francisco American 2/6/17 2/9/17 1 $405
March Pittsburgh San Francisco United 3/2/17 3/7/17 1 $421
April Pittsburgh San Francisco United 4/6/17 4/11/17 1 $441

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Pittsburgh to San Francisco

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Pittsburgh 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
$382
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$382 $338
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$338 $338
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$338 $338
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$338 $383
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$383

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh to San Francisco is $444.

The average price for direct flights from Pittsburgh to San Francisco is $404.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Pittsburgh to San Francisco - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 07:15 07:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh 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 Pittsburgh to San Francisco is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Pittsburgh to San Francisco is $444.

Pittsburgh to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Pittsburgh to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Pittsburgh to San Francisco flight time is 5 hours and 26 minutes.
Question: How far is San Francisco from Pittsburgh?
Answer: The distance from Pittsburgh to San Francisco is 2,248 miles (3,617 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Pittsburgh to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Pittsburgh to San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular Pittsburgh airlines for direct flights from Pittsburgh to San Francisco?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Pittsburgh and San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Pittsburgh to San Francisco?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Pittsburgh flying to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:22 AMNumber of routes searched: 233Number of itineraries searched: 176,032

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

Pittsburgh to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
United -
American CLT
American DFW
American ORD
American PHL
United IAD
United IAH
United EWR
American LAX
Delta MSP
Delta DTW
Delta ATL
Frontier DEN
JetBlue FLL
United MCI

Pittsburgh to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Pittsburgh 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 Domestic Flights from Pittsburgh - PIT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Pittsburgh to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta $375

Cheap Domestic Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Washington to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $284
Flights from Baltimore to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $322
Flights from Buffalo to San Francisco American, JetBlue, Delta, United $379
Flights from Columbus to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, United $253
Flights from Cleveland to San Francisco American, Delta, Frontier, United $187
Flights from Akron - Canton to San Francisco American, Delta, United $376
Flights from Harrisburg to San Francisco American, Delta, United $379
Flights from Erie to San Francisco Delta, United $382
Flights from Charleston to San Francisco Delta, United $410
Flights from Charlottesville to San Francisco American, Delta, United $360
Flights from Elmira - Corning to San Francisco American, Delta $382
Flights from Huntington to San Francisco American $388
Flights from State College to San Francisco Delta, United $382
Flights from Staunton to San FranciscoCheck Dates
Flights from Washington to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta $352
Flights from Baltimore to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit $370
Flights from Columbus to Oakland American, Delta $256
Flights from Buffalo to Oakland American, Delta $387
Flights from Washington to San Jose American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $352
Flights from Cleveland to Oakland American, Delta, Spirit $274
Flights from Akron - Canton to Oakland American, Delta $387
Flights from Baltimore to San Jose American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $356
Flights from Washington to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Hawaiian, United, Virgin America $217
Flights from Harrisburg to Oakland American, Delta $477
Flights from Baltimore to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $197
Flights from Charlottesville to Oakland American, Delta $626
Flights from Washington to Sacramento Alaska, Delta, United $382

Cheap International Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from London to San Francisco Air Canada, Delta, WestJet $575
Flights from Windsor to San Francisco Air Canada $556
Cheap Flights from Pittsburgh to San Francisco