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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Honolulu, HI, United States - SFO to HNL Last modified: May 27, 2016 7:44 PM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Honolulu Last modified: May 27, 2016 7:44 PM

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 Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 21, 2016 Sep 8, 2016 $431
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 29, 2016 Jun 2, 2016 $395
May 29, 2016 Jun 6, 2016 $395
May 29, 2016 Jun 7, 2016 $395
Jun 2, 2016 Jun 6, 2016 $395
Jun 2, 2016 Jun 7, 2016 $395
Hawaiian Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 21, 2016 Aug 24, 2016 $431
Aug 21, 2016 Sep 8, 2016 $431
Sep 2, 2016 Sep 9, 2016 $431
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 4, 2016 Sep 9, 2016 $624
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 21, 2016 Sep 8, 2016 $507
Sep 9, 2016 Sep 13, 2016 $507
Virgin America
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 10, 2016 Jul 14, 2016 $398

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to Honolulu (SFO to HNL)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Honolulu, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $425.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to Honolulu (SFO to HNL)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $523 $395
7-14 days $476 $480
14-21 days $588 $597
21-30 days $588 $550
30-60 days $398 $497
60-90 days $431 $435
90+ days $431 $435

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Honolulu

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$430 $438 $438 $395 $438 $438 $395

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Honolulu

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May San Francisco Honolulu American 5/29/16 6/2/16 1 $395
June San Francisco Honolulu American 6/2/16 6/6/16 1 $395
July San Francisco Honolulu Virgin America 7/10/16 7/14/16 0 $398
August San Francisco Honolulu Alaska 8/21/16 9/8/16 0 $431
September San Francisco Honolulu Hawaiian 9/2/16 9/9/16 0 $431
October San Francisco Honolulu Hawaiian 10/12/16 10/19/16 0 $431
November San Francisco Honolulu United 11/14/16 11/21/16 0 $437
December San Francisco Honolulu Hawaiian 12/1/16 12/2/16 0 $442

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

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 Honolulu.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$540
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$540 $593
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$593 $610
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$610 $610
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$610 $735
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$735

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from San Francisco to Honolulu (SFO to HNL)

Your San Francisco to Honolulu 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 Honolulu is $511.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Honolulu is $449.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from San Francisco to Honolulu
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Hawaiian 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 09:00 09:00
United 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 07:27 19:00
Virgin America 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 08:15 08:15

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from San Francisco to Honolulu (SFO to HNL)

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 Honolulu. 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 Honolulu is $278.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Honolulu is $494.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Oakland to Honolulu American, Alaska, Hawaiian, United $428
Sacramento to Honolulu American, Alaska, Allegiant, Hawaiian, United $518
San Jose to Honolulu American, Alaska, Hawaiian, United $428
Fresno to Honolulu American, Alaska, United $595
Reno to Honolulu American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $555
San Luis Obispo to Honolulu American, United $696
Monterey to Honolulu American, Alaska, United $578
Santa Rosa to Honolulu American, Alaska $689
Modesto to HonoluluCheck Dates
Chico to HonoluluCheck Dates
Redding to Honolulu Alaska, United $690
San Francisco to Kauai Island American, Alaska, Hawaiian, United $593
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $337
San Francisco to Kona American, Alaska, Hawaiian, United $517
Oakland to Kauai Island American, Alaska, Hawaiian, United $432
San Francisco to Kahului American, Alaska, Hawaiian, United, Virgin America $378
San Jose to Kauai Island American, Alaska, Hawaiian, United $426
Sacramento to Kauai Island American, Alaska, Hawaiian, United $587
Oakland to Kahului American, Alaska, Hawaiian, United $369
Sacramento to Kahului American, Alaska, Hawaiian, United $471
San Francisco to Hoolehua Hawaiian $594
San Francisco to Lanai CityCheck Dates
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $132
San Jose to Kahului American, Alaska, Hawaiian, United $368
Oakland to Kona American, Alaska, Hawaiian, United $438
San Francisco to Hilo American, Alaska, Hawaiian, United $579
Reno to Kahului American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $528
Sacramento to Kona American, Alaska, Hawaiian, United $585
San Francisco to KapaluaCheck Dates
San Jose to Kona American, Alaska, Hawaiian, United $446

Airlines Flying from San Francisco to Honolulu (SFO to HNL) Number of flights searched: 112Last modified: May 27, 2016 7:44 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from San Francisco to Honolulu with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from San Francisco to Honolulu.

San Francisco to Honolulu
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHX X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA X X X X X X X
Delta SLC X X X X X X X
Hawaiian - X X X X X X X
Hawaiian OGG X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United LAX X X X X X X X
Virgin America - X X X X X X X
Virgin America LAX X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

San Francisco to Honolulu Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to Honolulu?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Honolulu flight time is 5 hours and 34 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Francisco and Honolulu?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Honolulu is 2394 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Honolulu?
Answer: There are 56 direct flights from San Francisco to Honolulu.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Honolulu?
Answer: United Airlines provides 75% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Honolulu.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Honolulu?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA
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