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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia, PA, United States - SFO to PHL Last modified: Jul 26, 2016 1:49 AM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia Last modified: Jul 26, 2016 1:49 AM

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.

Frontier
SFOPHL
Wed 9/7
1 stop
PHLSFO
Wed 9/14
1 stop
$262
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Frontier
SFOPHL
Tue 9/20
1 stop
PHLSFO
Tue 10/4
1 stop
$262
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Frontier
SFOPHL
Wed 9/28
1 stop
PHLSFO
Tue 10/4
1 stop
$262
Select
Frontier
SFOPHL
Wed 9/28
1 stop
PHLSFO
Wed 10/5
1 stop
$262
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American
SFOPHL
Mon 9/12
2 stops
PHLSFO
Wed 9/14
2 stops
$390
Select
United
SFOPHL
Mon 9/12
2 stops
PHLSFO
Wed 9/14
2 stops
$392
Select
JetBlue
SFOPHL
Wed 10/5
1 stop
PHLSFO
Tue 10/11
1 stop
$450
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Alaska
SFOPHL
Mon 8/15
nonstop
PHLSFO
Thu 8/18
nonstop
$469
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Alaska
SFOPHL
Wed 8/17
nonstop
PHLSFO
Sun 8/21
nonstop
$469
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Alaska
SFOPHL
Wed 8/17
nonstop
PHLSFO
Mon 8/22
nonstop
$469
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Alaska
SFOPHL
Wed 8/17
nonstop
PHLSFO
Fri 8/26
nonstop
$469
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Alaska
SFOPHL
Thu 8/18
nonstop
PHLSFO
Tue 8/23
nonstop
$469
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to Philadelphia (SFO to PHL)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Philadelphia, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $317.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to Philadelphia (SFO to PHL)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $977 $567
7-14 days $598 $404
14-21 days $437 $383
21-30 days $405 $345
30-60 days $405 $262
60-90 days $405 $262
90+ days $405 $305

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Philadelphia

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$345 $262 $262 $305 $345 $348 $348

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Philadelphia

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July San Francisco Philadelphia United 7/28/16 8/1/16 1 $630
August San Francisco Philadelphia Frontier 8/22/16 8/30/16 1 $345
September San Francisco Philadelphia Frontier 9/7/16 9/14/16 1 $262
October San Francisco Philadelphia Frontier 10/5/16 10/9/16 1 $305
November San Francisco Philadelphia Frontier 11/1/16 11/10/16 1 $305
December San Francisco Philadelphia Frontier 12/15/16 12/21/16 1 $305
January San Francisco Philadelphia Frontier 1/21/17 2/4/17 1 $348
March San Francisco Philadelphia American 3/26/17 4/1/17 1 $450

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

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 Philadelphia.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$1,277
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$1,277 $852
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$852 $648
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$648 $437
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$437 $405
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$405
TIPSave $106 by flying into New York instead of Philadelphia from San Francisco

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia (SFO to PHL)

Your San Francisco to Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia is $448.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia is $426.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from San Francisco to Philadelphia
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 00:25 21:50
United 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 14:20 22:41

San Francisco to Philadelphia Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to Philadelphia?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Philadelphia flight time is 5 hours and 22 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Francisco and Philadelphia?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Philadelphia is 2514 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia?
Answer: There are 49 direct flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia?
Answer: American Airlines provides 71% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Philadelphia.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Philadelphia?
Answer: Denver, CO

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $286
San Francisco to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United, Virgin America $354
San Francisco to Baltimore American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United $318
San Francisco to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $244
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $157
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $197
San Francisco to Boston American, Alaska, JetBlue, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $286

Cheap Domestic Flights to Philadelphia - PHL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sacramento to Philadelphia American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $347
San Jose to Philadelphia American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $385
Oakland to Philadelphia American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $358
Fresno to Philadelphia American, Alaska, United $397
Reno to Philadelphia American, Alaska, United $378
Monterey to Philadelphia American, Alaska, United $436
San Luis Obispo to Philadelphia American, Alaska, United $432
Santa Rosa to Philadelphia American, Alaska $629
Modesto to PhiladelphiaCheck Dates
Redding to Philadelphia Alaska, United $787
Chico to PhiladelphiaCheck Dates
San Jose to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, United $284
Oakland to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $291
Sacramento to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $308
Oakland to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $420
Sacramento to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $364
Fresno to New York American, Alaska, United $352
San Jose to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $375
Sacramento to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $325
Oakland to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $378
Sacramento to Baltimore American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $377
San Jose to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $322
San Jose to Baltimore American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $375
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia, PA, United States, from $262 Round trip from SFO to PHL