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Flights from Reno to San Francisco, United States Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 2:30 AM

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Reno to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 2:30 AM

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

United
RNOSFO
Wed 10/12
nonstop
SFORNO
Wed 10/26
nonstop
$117
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United
RNOSFO
Fri 10/14
nonstop
SFORNO
Sun 10/16
nonstop
$117
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United
RNOSFO
Fri 12/23
nonstop
SFORNO
Tue 1/3
nonstop
$117
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How Much is a Flight from Reno to San Francisco?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Reno to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $281.

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

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $493 $590
7-14 days $117 $353
14-21 days $117 $353
21-30 days $127 $322
30-60 days $127 $318
60-90 days $117 $353
90+ days $117 $318

Cheapest Day To Fly from Reno 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 Reno to San Francisco is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$795 $233 $117 $330 $117 $127 $243

Compare Flight Prices from Reno 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 Reno to San Francisco flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Reno San Francisco United 9/30/16 10/1/16 2 $761
October Reno San Francisco United 10/12/16 10/26/16 0 $117
November Reno San Francisco United 11/4/16 11/12/16 0 $127
December Reno San Francisco United 12/23/16 1/3/17 0 $117
January Reno San Francisco United 1/12/17 1/16/17 0 $233
February Reno San Francisco United 2/22/17 2/26/17 0 $117
March Reno San Francisco United 3/3/17 3/16/17 0 $369
May Reno San Francisco United 5/4/17 5/8/17 0 $349

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Reno to San Francisco

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Reno 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
$461
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$461 $117
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$117 $233
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$233
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$377
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$377

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Reno 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 Reno to San Francisco is $322.

The average price for direct flights from Reno to San Francisco is $127.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Reno to San Francisco - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 06:00 16:49

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

The average price for round trip flights from Reno to San Francisco is $127.

Reno to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Reno to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Reno to San Francisco flight time is an hour and 15 minutes.
Question: How far is San Francisco from Reno?
Answer: The distance from Reno to San Francisco is 191 miles (307 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Reno to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 28 direct flights from Reno to San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular Reno airlines for direct flights from Reno to San Francisco?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Reno and San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Reno to San Francisco?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in Reno flying to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 2:30 AMNumber of routes searched: 73Number of itineraries searched: 29,732

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

Reno to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American LAX
Alaska -
Alaska SEA
Alaska PDX
American DFW
Alaska BOI
American PHX
American ORD
Alaska SNA
JetBlue LGB
JetBlue JFK
United DEN

Reno to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Reno 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 Reno - RNO

Cheap Domestic Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Sacramento to San Francisco United $330
Flights from Fresno to San Francisco United $300
Flights from Oakland to San Francisco American $372
Flights from Chico to San FranciscoCheck Dates
Flights from Redding to San Francisco United $211
Flights from Modesto to San FranciscoCheck Dates
Flights from Santa Rosa to San Francisco American, Alaska $465
Flights from San Jose to San FranciscoCheck Dates
Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $107
Flights from San Francisco to OaklandCheck Dates
Flights from Sacramento to Oakland American $354
Flights from Fresno to OaklandCheck Dates
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $39
Flights from San Jose to OaklandCheck Dates
Flights from Chico to OaklandCheck Dates
Flights from Redding to OaklandCheck Dates
Flights from San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from Santa Rosa to Oakland American, Alaska Check Dates
Flights from San Francisco to San JoseCheck Dates
Flights from San Francisco to Sacramento United $304
Flights from Sacramento to San Jose American, Alaska, Delta, United $282
Flights from Modesto to OaklandCheck Dates
Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta $116
Flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United $151
Flights from Oakland to Los Angeles Boutique, Delta, Spirit $81
Flights from Oakland to San Jose American, Delta $373
Flights from San Francisco to Santa Rosa American, Alaska $416
Flights from Fresno to San JoseCheck Dates
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