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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Phoenix, AZ, United States - SFO to PHX Last modified: Jun 25, 2016 1:45 PM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Phoenix Last modified: Jun 25, 2016 1:45 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
Oct 4, 2016 Oct 8, 2016 $269
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Oct 5, 2016 Oct 12, 2016 $97
Oct 22, 2016 Oct 29, 2016 $97
Frontier Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 24, 2016 Aug 27, 2016 $107
Sep 24, 2016 Sep 28, 2016 $107
Sep 24, 2016 Oct 1, 2016 $107
Oct 5, 2016 Oct 12, 2016 $107
Oct 8, 2016 Oct 12, 2016 $107
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 24, 2016 Aug 27, 2016 $97
Aug 27, 2016 Sep 3, 2016 $97
Sep 3, 2016 Sep 7, 2016 $97

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to Phoenix (SFO to PHX)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Phoenix, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $152.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to Phoenix (SFO to PHX)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $177 $231
7-14 days $127 $191
14-21 days $127 $191
21-30 days $126 $196
30-60 days $97 $175
60-90 days $97 $175
90+ days $97 $175

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Phoenix

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$136 $117 $97 $230 $142 $97 $239

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Phoenix

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June San Francisco Phoenix Frontier 6/29/16 7/11/16 0 $177
July San Francisco Phoenix Frontier 7/30/16 8/10/16 0 $124
August San Francisco Phoenix United 8/24/16 8/27/16 0 $97
September San Francisco Phoenix United 9/3/16 9/7/16 0 $97
October San Francisco Phoenix American 10/5/16 10/12/16 0 $97
November San Francisco Phoenix American 11/5/16 11/12/16 0 $97
December San Francisco Phoenix Frontier 12/14/16 12/21/16 0 $122
January San Francisco Phoenix Frontier 1/13/17 1/16/17 0 $187

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

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 Phoenix.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$303
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$303 $137
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$137 $137
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$137 $137
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$137 $167
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$167

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from San Francisco to Phoenix (SFO to PHX)

Your San Francisco to Phoenix 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 Phoenix is $231.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Phoenix is $171.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from San Francisco to Phoenix
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 6 5 6 6 6 6 6 06:00 19:59
Frontier 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 16:05 16:05
United 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 07:25 21:25

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from San Francisco to Phoenix (SFO to PHX)

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 Phoenix. 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 Phoenix is $71.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Phoenix is $157.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sacramento to Phoenix American, Alaska, United $198
Oakland to Phoenix American, Alaska, United $157
San Jose to Phoenix American, Alaska, United $237
Fresno to Phoenix American, Alaska, United $277
Reno to Phoenix American, Alaska, United $285
San Luis Obispo to Phoenix American, United $211
Monterey to Phoenix American, Alaska, United $239
Santa Rosa to Phoenix American, Alaska $270
Modesto to PhoenixCheck Dates
Chico to PhoenixCheck Dates
Redding to Phoenix Alaska, PenAir, United $334
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $131
San Francisco to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, United, Virgin America $66
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $284
Oakland to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Spirit $87
Sacramento to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $178
San Jose to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Hawaiian, United $109
San Francisco to San Diego American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $109
San Jose to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $137
Sacramento to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $134
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $197
Oakland to Los Angeles Boutique, Spirit $79
San Francisco to Tucson American, Alaska, United $298
San Francisco to Denver American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $141
San Francisco to Grand Canyon American, Alaska, United $306
San Francisco to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $137
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $223
Fresno to Las VegasCheck Dates
Reno to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, United $202
Reno to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $168

Airlines Flying from San Francisco to Phoenix (SFO to PHX) Number of flights searched: 164Last modified: Jun 25, 2016 1:45 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from San Francisco to Phoenix 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 Phoenix.

San Francisco to Phoenix
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
American LAX X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA X X X X X X X
Delta LAX X X X X X X X
Frontier - X X X X
Frontier DEN X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United LAX X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest LAX X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

San Francisco to Phoenix Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to Phoenix?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Phoenix flight time is 2 hours and 3 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Francisco and Phoenix?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Phoenix is 650 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Phoenix?
Answer: There are 71 direct flights from San Francisco to Phoenix.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Phoenix?
Answer: American Airlines provides 57% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Phoenix.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Phoenix?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA
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