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Flights from San Francisco to Houston, United States Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 2:52 -05:00

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San Francisco to Houston Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 2:52 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 27,900,004,488 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Houston. Frontier & American frequently offer the best deals to Houston flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
SFOHOU
Sun 1/22
1 stop
HOUSFO
Sat 2/4
1 stop
$240
American
SFOHOU
Tue 2/7
1 stop
HOUSFO
Mon 2/13
1 stop
$292
Alaska
SFOHOU
Tue 2/7
1 stop
HOUSFO
Mon 2/13
1 stop
$305
United
SFOHOU
Tue 1/10
2 stops
HOUSFO
Wed 1/18
2 stops
$331

How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to Houston? 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 Houston, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $301.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Houston?

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 Houston 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 Houston? 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 Houston.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $742 $541
7-14 days $610 $419
14-21 days $500 $410
21-30 days $359 $331
30-60 days $350 $240
60-90 days $350 $292
90+ days $359 $311

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

We've examined 27,908,060,797 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 Houston is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$326 $292 $299 $318 $335 $297 $240

Compare Flight Prices from San Francisco to Houston 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 Houston flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December San Francisco Houston American 12/31/16 1/4/17 1 $379
January San Francisco Houston Frontier 1/22/17 2/4/17 1 $240
February San Francisco Houston American 2/7/17 2/13/17 1 $292
March San Francisco Houston American 3/7/17 3/8/17 2 $316
April San Francisco Houston Alaska 4/17/17 4/20/17 1 $311
May San Francisco Houston American 5/20/17 5/24/17 1 $312
June San Francisco Houston American 6/21/17 6/27/17 1 $334
August San Francisco Houston American 8/5/17 8/9/17 1 $369

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to Houston 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 Houston. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$544
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$544 $564
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
$564 $461
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$461 $346
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$346 $335
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
$335

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to Houston 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 Houston is $365.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to Houston is $398.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from San Francisco to Houston - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 13 12 10 13 11 6 14 00:25 23:59

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Francisco to Houston 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 Houston. 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 Houston is $226.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Houston is $349.

San Francisco to Houston Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from San Francisco to Houston?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Houston flight time is 3 hours and 46 minutes.
Question: How far is Houston from San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Houston is 1,632 miles (2,626 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Houston?
Answer: There are 65 direct flights from San Francisco to Houston.
Question: What are the most popular San Francisco airlines for direct flights from San Francisco to Houston?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Houston.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Houston?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in San Francisco flying to Houston Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 2:52 -05:00Number of routes searched: 182Number of itineraries searched: 554,874

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Francisco to Houston? We've gathered the average price of San Francisco airlines with flights to Houston. 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 Houston
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
United -
American PHX
American DFW
American CLT
American LAX
Alaska SEA
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue JFK
Delta ATL
Delta SLC
Delta CVG
Delta DTW
Delta MSP
Frontier DEN
United ABQ
United ASE
United ATL
United AUS

San Francisco to Houston Airports

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