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Flights from San Francisco to Miami, United States Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 3:16 -04:00

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San Francisco to Miami Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 3:16 -04:00

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

American
SFOMIA
Sun 12/4
nonstop
MIASFO
Wed 12/14
nonstop
$267
Select
American
SFOMIA
Tue 12/6
nonstop
MIASFO
Thu 12/15
nonstop
$267
Select
American
SFOMIA
Tue 12/6
nonstop
MIASFO
Wed 12/14
nonstop
$267
Select
American
SFOMIA
Tue 12/6
nonstop
MIASFO
Tue 12/13
nonstop
$267
Select
American
SFOMIA
Tue 12/6
nonstop
MIASFO
Sat 12/10
nonstop
$267
Select
United
SFOMIA
Tue 1/10
nonstop
MIASFO
Wed 1/18
nonstop
$267
Select
Alaska
SFOMIA
Mon 11/7
nonstop
MIASFO
Tue 11/8
nonstop
$381
Select
Alaska
SFOMIA
Fri 11/11
nonstop
MIASFO
Sat 11/12
nonstop
$381
Select
Frontier
SFOMIA
Mon 11/28
1 stop
MIASFO
Sat 12/3
1 stop
$407
Select
Sun Country
SFOMIA
Fri 12/30
1 stop
MIASFO
Wed 1/11
1 stop
$509
Select
Sun Country
SFOMIA
Fri 12/30
1 stop
MIASFO
Thu 1/19
1 stop
$509
Select

How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to Miami?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Miami, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $271.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Miami?

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 Miami 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 Miami?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $529 $480
7-14 days $417 $332
14-21 days $287 $272
21-30 days $287 $269
30-60 days $287 $272
60-90 days $267 $271
90+ days $267 $274

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Miami

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 Miami is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$272 $267 $269 $274 $275 $272 $267

Compare Flight Prices from San Francisco to Miami 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 Miami flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September San Francisco Miami American 9/30/16 10/3/16 2 $660
October San Francisco Miami United 10/26/16 11/2/16 1 $269
November San Francisco Miami American 11/7/16 11/16/16 1 $272
December San Francisco Miami American 12/4/16 12/14/16 0 $267
January San Francisco Miami United 1/10/17 1/18/17 0 $267
February San Francisco Miami United 2/11/17 2/18/17 1 $284
March San Francisco Miami American 3/1/17 3/8/17 0 $343
April San Francisco Miami United 4/20/17 4/27/17 1 $335

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to Miami

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from San Francisco to Miami. 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
$473
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$473 $297
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$297 $329
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$329 $287
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$287 $287
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$287

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to Miami

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 Miami is $485.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to Miami is $375.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from San Francisco to Miami - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 08:31 21:25

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Francisco to Miami

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 Miami. 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 Miami is $209.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Miami is $344.

San Francisco to Miami Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from San Francisco to Miami?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Miami flight time is 5 hours and 35 minutes.
Question: How far is Miami from San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Miami is 2,580 miles (4,152 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Miami?
Answer: There are 21 direct flights from San Francisco to Miami.
Question: What are the most popular San Francisco airlines for direct flights from San Francisco to Miami?
Answer: American Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Miami.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Miami?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in San Francisco flying to Miami Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 3:16 -04:00Number of routes searched: 395Number of itineraries searched: 499,601

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

San Francisco to Miami Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Francisco and Miami. 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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FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Sacramento to Miami American, Alaska, Delta $352
Flights from Oakland to Miami American, Alaska, Delta $286
Flights from San Jose to Miami American, Alaska, Delta, United $272
Flights from Fresno to Miami Alaska, Delta, United $368
Flights from Reno to Miami American, Alaska, Delta, United $309
Flights from San Luis Obispo to Miami American, United $446
Flights from Monterey to Miami American, Alaska, United $440
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Flights from San Francisco to Ft Lauderdale American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from Sacramento to Ft Lauderdale American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $349
Flights from Oakland to Ft Lauderdale American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit $332
Flights from San Jose to Ft Lauderdale Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $295
Flights from San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from Fresno to Ft Lauderdale Alaska, Delta, United $399
Flights from Reno to Ft Lauderdale American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $320
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $227
Flights from San Francisco to Orlando American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $127
Flights from San Francisco to West Palm Beach American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United $267
Flights from San Luis Obispo to Ft Lauderdale American, United $479
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from Monterey to Ft Lauderdale American, United $444
Flights from Santa Rosa to Ft Lauderdale American, Alaska, Delta $505
Flights from Chico to Ft LauderdaleCheck Dates
Flights from San Francisco to Ft Myers American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United $348
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Flights from San Francisco to Tampa American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United $318
Flights from Redding to Ft Lauderdale Alaska, United $476
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