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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Anchorage, AK, United States - SFO to ANC Last modified: Jul 27, 2016 1:49 AM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Anchorage Last modified: Jul 27, 2016 1:49 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Alaska
SFOANC
Sat 8/20
1 stop
ANCSFO
Sat 8/27
1 stop
$298
Select
United
SFOANC
Mon 8/29
1 stop
ANCSFO
Mon 9/5
1 stop
$332
Select
American
SFOANC
Thu 8/18
1 stop
ANCSFO
Mon 8/22
1 stop
$446
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to Anchorage (SFO to ANC)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Anchorage, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $347.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to Anchorage (SFO to ANC)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Francisco to Anchorage 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 San Francisco to Anchorage

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $1,009 $550
7-14 days $827 $382
14-21 days $827 $348
21-30 days $827 $298
30-60 days $827 $332
60-90 days $0 $528
90+ days $827 $520

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Anchorage

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$332 $382 $347 $332 $332 $298 $406

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Anchorage

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July San Francisco Anchorage United 7/30/16 8/7/16 1 $729
August San Francisco Anchorage Alaska 8/20/16 8/27/16 1 $298
September San Francisco Anchorage Alaska 9/1/16 9/5/16 1 $348
October San Francisco Anchorage Alaska 10/18/16 10/25/16 2 $459
November San Francisco Anchorage United 11/2/16 11/11/16 2 $412
December San Francisco Anchorage United 12/7/16 12/13/16 2 $405
January San Francisco Anchorage United 1/23/17 1/30/17 2 $411
February San Francisco Anchorage United 2/3/17 2/7/17 2 $405

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

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 San Francisco to Anchorage.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$1,005
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$1,005 $827
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$827 $827
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$827 $827
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$827

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from San Francisco to Anchorage (SFO to ANC)

Your San Francisco to Anchorage 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 San Francisco to Anchorage is $358.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Anchorage is $827.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from San Francisco to Anchorage
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 19:00 19:00

San Francisco to Anchorage Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to Anchorage?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Anchorage flight time is 4 hours and 50 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Francisco and Anchorage?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Anchorage is 2013 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Anchorage?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from San Francisco to Anchorage.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Anchorage?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Anchorage.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Anchorage?
Answer: Seattle, WA

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $286
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $107
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $167
San Francisco to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, United, Virgin America $85
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $197
San Francisco to Fairbanks American, Alaska $409
San Francisco to KenaiCheck Dates
San Francisco to Seattle American, Alaska, JetBlue, United, Virgin America $171
San Francisco to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117
San Francisco to Denver American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $147
San Francisco to HomerCheck Dates
San Francisco to Portland American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $157

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $734
San Francisco to Tokyo American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, JAL, All Nippon, United, Virgin America, Island Air $694
San Francisco to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Corsair, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $680
San Francisco to Vancouver American, Air Canada, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America, WestJet $233

Cheap Domestic Flights to Anchorage - ANC

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sacramento to Anchorage American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $295
Oakland to Anchorage American, Alaska, United $358
San Jose to Anchorage American, Alaska, United $346
Reno to Anchorage American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $377
Fresno to Anchorage American, Alaska, United $415
San Luis Obispo to Anchorage Alaska, United $608
Monterey to Anchorage American, Alaska, United $764
Santa Rosa to Anchorage American, Alaska $555
Redding to Anchorage Alaska, United $561
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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Anchorage, AK, United States, from $298 Round trip from SFO to ANC