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Flights from San Francisco to Austin, United States Last modified: Dec 3, 2016 2:50 -05:00

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San Francisco to Austin Last modified: Dec 3, 2016 2:50 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 27,007,995,372 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Austin. United & Virgin America frequently offer the best deals on San Francisco to Austin flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

United
SFOAUS
Wed 1/18
nonstop
AUSSFO
Mon 1/23
nonstop
$187
Virgin America
SFOAUS
Wed 1/18
nonstop
AUSSFO
Mon 1/23
nonstop
$253
JetBlue
SFOAUS
Mon 1/9
1 stop
AUSSFO
Wed 1/11
1 stop
$256
Alaska
SFOAUS
Fri 1/20
1 stop
AUSSFO
Wed 1/25
1 stop
$264
American
SFOAUS
Mon 12/19
1 stop
AUSSFO
Fri 12/30
1 stop
$348

How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to Austin? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Austin, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $220.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Austin?

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 San Francisco to Austin 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 San Francisco to Austin? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $514 $425
7-14 days $417 $392
14-21 days $387 $348
21-30 days $412 $390
30-60 days $187 $195
60-90 days $357 $235
90+ days $187 $195

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Austin Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 27,015,131,706 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from San Francisco to Austin is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$256 $195 $187 $195 $256 $195 $256

Compare Flight Prices from San Francisco to Austin by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 San Francisco to Austin flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December San Francisco Austin American 12/19/16 12/30/16 1 $348
January San Francisco Austin United 1/18/17 1/23/17 0 $187
February San Francisco Austin JetBlue 2/1/17 2/4/17 1 $256
March San Francisco Austin United 3/1/17 3/4/17 1 $235
April San Francisco Austin United 4/4/17 4/20/17 0 $187
May San Francisco Austin United 5/3/17 5/8/17 1 $261
June San Francisco Austin JetBlue 6/15/17 6/19/17 1 $348
July San Francisco Austin United 7/1/17 7/4/17 0 $387

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to Austin Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$476
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$476 $392
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$392 $534
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
$534 $422
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$422 $344
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$344

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to Austin Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 San Francisco to Austin is $297.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to Austin is $326.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from San Francisco to Austin - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 4 4 4 4 4 2 3 08:59 23:45
Virgin America 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 10:55 17:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Francisco to Austin Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 San Francisco to Austin. 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 San Francisco to Austin is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Austin is $296.

San Francisco to Austin Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from San Francisco to Austin?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Austin flight time is 3 hours and 26 minutes.
Question: How far is Austin from San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Austin is 1,501 miles (2,415 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Austin?
Answer: There are 36 direct flights from San Francisco to Austin.
Question: What are the most popular San Francisco airlines for direct flights from San Francisco to Austin?
Answer: United Airlines provides 66% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Austin.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Austin?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in San Francisco flying to Austin Last modified: Dec 3, 2016 2:50 -05:00Number of routes searched: 201Number of itineraries searched: 488,000

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

San Francisco to Austin
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
United -
Virgin America -
American PHX
American CLT
American DFW
American JFK
American LAX
Alaska PDX
Alaska SEA
Alaska CLT
Alaska DFW
Alaska MIA
JetBlue LGB
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue FLL
JetBlue JFK
Delta LAX
Delta SLC
Delta ATL
Delta DTW
Delta JFK
Frontier DEN
United DEN
United EWR
United IAD
United IAH

San Francisco to Austin Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Francisco and Austin. 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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