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Flights from San Francisco to Austin, United States Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 3:15 -04:00

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San Francisco to Austin Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 3:15 -04:00

We've scanned 26,216,477,370 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Austin. JetBlue & American frequently offer the best deals on San Francisco to Austin flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

JetBlue
SFOAUS
Wed 11/30
1 stop
AUSSFO
Wed 12/7
1 stop
$262
Select
American
SFOAUS
Tue 1/10
1 stop
AUSSFO
Tue 1/10
1 stop
$296
Select
Frontier
SFOAUS
Tue 11/1
1 stop
AUSSFO
Fri 11/4
1 stop
$303
Select
Alaska
SFOAUS
Wed 11/9
1 stop
AUSSFO
Sat 11/12
1 stop
$315
Select
Virgin America
SFOAUS
Tue 10/25
1 stop
AUSSFO
Wed 10/26
1 stop
$320
Select
United
SFOAUS
Tue 11/1
1 stop
AUSSFO
Sat 11/5
1 stop
$322
Select
United
SFOAUS
Wed 11/2
1 stop
AUSSFO
Thu 11/3
1 stop
$322
Select
United
SFOAUS
Thu 11/3
1 stop
AUSSFO
Mon 11/7
1 stop
$322
Select
United
SFOAUS
Sat 11/5
1 stop
AUSSFO
Mon 11/7
1 stop
$322
Select
United
SFOAUS
Fri 11/11
1 stop
AUSSFO
Sun 11/20
1 stop
$322
Select

How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to Austin?

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 $287.

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?

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 $615 $385
7-14 days $392 $330
14-21 days $392 $304
21-30 days $337 $282
30-60 days $337 $292
60-90 days $335 $262
90+ days $343 $282

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Austin

We've examined 26,224,294,390 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
$292 $282 $262 $302 $302 $282 $282

Compare Flight Prices from San Francisco to Austin 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 San Francisco to Austin flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September San Francisco Austin American 9/30/16 10/4/16 1 $591
October San Francisco Austin JetBlue 10/25/16 11/2/16 1 $282
November San Francisco Austin JetBlue 11/30/16 12/7/16 1 $262
December San Francisco Austin JetBlue 12/4/16 12/7/16 1 $282
January San Francisco Austin JetBlue 1/9/17 1/11/17 1 $282
February San Francisco Austin JetBlue 2/1/17 2/4/17 1 $282
March San Francisco Austin JetBlue 3/25/17 4/1/17 1 $292
April San Francisco Austin United 4/26/17 4/27/17 0 $343

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to Austin

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
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$400
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$400 $330
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$330 $330
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$330 $316
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$316 $292
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$292

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to Austin

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 $352.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to Austin is $421.

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 3 4 4 4 1 4 08:35 18:15
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

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 $348.

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 33 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 37 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 64% 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: Sep 30, 2016 3:15 -04:00Number of routes searched: 222Number of itineraries searched: 463,720

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 PHL
JetBlue LGB
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue FLL
JetBlue JFK
Delta ATL
Delta LAX
Delta SLC
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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Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $188
Flights from San Francisco to Houston American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $147
Flights from San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from San Francisco to San Antonio American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $318
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $227
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $111
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $57
Flights from San Francisco to Denver American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $127

Cheap Domestic Flights to Austin - AUS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Oakland to Austin American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta $262
Flights from San Jose to Austin American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $282
Flights from Sacramento to Austin American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $300
Flights from Fresno to Austin American, Alaska, Delta, United $264
Flights from Reno to Austin American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $297
Flights from San Luis Obispo to Austin American, United $263
Flights from Monterey to Austin American, Alaska, United $264
Flights from Modesto to AustinCheck Dates
Flights from Santa Rosa to Austin American, Alaska $697
Flights from Sacramento to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, United $248
Flights from Oakland to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit $99
Flights from San Jose to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, United $213
Flights from Fresno to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, United $177
Flights from Oakland to Houston American, Delta, Spirit $137
Flights from Sacramento to San Antonio American, Alaska, Delta, United $340
Flights from Sacramento to Houston American, Alaska, United $298
Flights from San Jose to San Antonio American, Alaska, Delta, United $339
Flights from San Jose to Houston American, Alaska, Delta, United $242
Flights from Oakland to San Antonio American, Alaska, Delta $340
Flights from Reno to Dallas - Ft Worth Alaska, Delta, United $221
Flights from Fresno to San Antonio American, Alaska, Delta, United $339
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Austin