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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham, NC, United States - SFO to RDU Last modified: Jul 23, 2016 1:47 AM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham Last modified: Jul 23, 2016 1:47 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
SFORDU
Thu 8/25
1 stop
RDUSFO
Wed 8/31
1 stop
$383
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Frontier
SFORDU
Sun 8/28
1 stop
RDUSFO
Wed 8/31
1 stop
$383
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Frontier
SFORDU
Tue 8/30
1 stop
RDUSFO
Thu 9/8
1 stop
$383
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Frontier
SFORDU
Thu 9/8
1 stop
RDUSFO
Mon 9/12
1 stop
$383
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Frontier
SFORDU
Sun 9/11
1 stop
RDUSFO
Fri 9/23
1 stop
$383
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American
SFORDU
Wed 8/24
1 stop
RDUSFO
Thu 9/1
1 stop
$413
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American
SFORDU
Mon 8/29
1 stop
RDUSFO
Wed 8/31
1 stop
$413
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American
SFORDU
Tue 8/30
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Tue 9/13
1 stop
$413
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American
SFORDU
Tue 8/30
1 stop
RDUSFO
Thu 9/8
1 stop
$413
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American
SFORDU
Thu 9/1
1 stop
RDUSFO
Mon 9/19
1 stop
$413
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United
SFORDU
Tue 8/30
1 stop
RDUSFO
Tue 9/13
1 stop
$414
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United
SFORDU
Wed 9/14
1 stop
RDUSFO
Wed 9/21
1 stop
$414
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United
SFORDU
Sat 9/24
1 stop
RDUSFO
Thu 9/29
1 stop
$414
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United
SFORDU
Sat 9/24
1 stop
RDUSFO
Mon 10/3
1 stop
$414
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United
SFORDU
Wed 9/28
1 stop
RDUSFO
Wed 10/5
1 stop
$414
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JetBlue
SFORDU
Mon 10/10
1 stop
RDUSFO
Thu 10/13
1 stop
$504
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Alaska
SFORDU
Mon 8/22
2 stops
RDUSFO
Fri 8/26
2 stops
$529
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham (SFO to RDU)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $386.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham (SFO to RDU)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham 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 Raleigh - Durham

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $793 $466
7-14 days $607 $430
14-21 days $537 $416
21-30 days $537 $388
30-60 days $537 $383
60-90 days $537 $383
90+ days $537 $388

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$388 $383 $388 $383 $388 $388 $383

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July San Francisco Raleigh - Durham United 7/29/16 8/5/16 1 $466
August San Francisco Raleigh - Durham Frontier 8/25/16 8/31/16 1 $383
September San Francisco Raleigh - Durham Frontier 9/8/16 9/12/16 1 $383
October San Francisco Raleigh - Durham Frontier 10/20/16 10/24/16 1 $383
November San Francisco Raleigh - Durham American 11/2/16 11/6/16 1 $416
December San Francisco Raleigh - Durham United 12/3/16 12/8/16 1 $422
January San Francisco Raleigh - Durham United 1/2/17 1/9/17 1 $457
April San Francisco Raleigh - Durham American 4/1/17 4/16/17 1 $574

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

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 Raleigh - Durham.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$972
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$972 $700
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$700 $537
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$537 $537
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$537 $559
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$559

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham (SFO to RDU)

Your San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham 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 Raleigh - Durham is $448.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham is $537.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 09:20 22:30

San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham flight time is 5 hours and 9 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Francisco and Raleigh - Durham?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham is 2394 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham?
Answer: There are 14 direct flights from San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Raleigh - Durham.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham?
Answer: Denver, CO

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in San Francisco and Raleigh - Durham, 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 $222
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $217
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $157
San Francisco to Charlotte American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United $260
San Francisco to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $244
San Francisco to Greensboro - High Point American, Alaska, Frontier, United $324
San Francisco to Fayetteville American, Alaska, United $412
San Francisco to Baltimore American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United $340
San Francisco to Philadelphia American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United $262
San Francisco to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United, Virgin America $354
San Francisco to Orlando American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $197
San Francisco to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $192

Cheap Domestic Flights to Raleigh - Durham - RDU

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sacramento to Raleigh - Durham American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $387
San Jose to Raleigh - Durham American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $416
Oakland to Raleigh - Durham American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $422
Fresno to Raleigh - Durham American, Alaska, United $432
Reno to Raleigh - Durham American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $420
Santa Rosa to Raleigh - Durham American, Alaska $1,171
Monterey to Raleigh - Durham American, Alaska, United $511
San Jose to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, United $220
Oakland to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $330
Sacramento to Atlanta American, Alaska, United $389
Sacramento to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $308
Sacramento to Charlotte American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $375
Oakland to Atlanta American, Alaska, Spirit, United $334
Oakland to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $416
San Jose to Charlotte American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $400
Sacramento to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $376
Oakland to Charlotte American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $400
San Jose to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $375
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Raleigh - Durham, NC, United States, from $383 Round trip from SFO to RDU