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Flights from San Francisco to San Jose, Costa Rica Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:24 AM

San Francisco to San Jose Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:24 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from San Francisco to San Jose. JetBlue & AeroMexico frequently offer the best deals on San Francisco to San Jose flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

JetBlue
SFOSJO
Wed 10/12
1 stop
SJOSFO
Wed 10/19
1 stop
$449
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AeroMexico
SFOSJO
Sun 12/4
1 stop
SJOSFO
Sat 12/10
1 stop
$501
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AeroMexico
SFOSJO
Sun 12/4
2 stops
SJOSFO
Sat 12/10
2 stops
$501
Select
AeroMexico
SFOSJO
Sun 12/4
1 stop
SJOSFO
Sun 12/18
1 stop
$501
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AeroMexico
SFOSJO
Wed 12/7
1 stop
SJOSFO
Mon 12/12
1 stop
$501
Select
AeroMexico
SFOSJO
Wed 12/7
2 stops
SJOSFO
Mon 12/12
2 stops
$501
Select
Alaska
SFOSJO
Fri 11/11
1 stop
SJOSFO
Tue 11/15
1 stop
$502
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United
SFOSJO
Thu 12/1
1 stop
SJOSFO
Sat 12/10
1 stop
$521
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United
SFOSJO
Thu 12/1
1 stop
SJOSFO
Thu 12/8
1 stop
$521
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United
SFOSJO
Sun 1/22
1 stop
SJOSFO
Tue 1/31
1 stop
$521
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American
SFOSJO
Wed 10/26
2 stops
SJOSFO
Tue 11/1
2 stops
$564
Select
American
SFOSJO
Tue 11/29
2 stops
SJOSFO
Wed 12/7
2 stops
$564
Select
American
SFOSJO
Wed 12/7
2 stops
SJOSFO
Mon 12/12
2 stops
$564
Select
Copa
SFOSJO
Wed 10/12
2 stops
SJOSFO
Wed 10/19
2 stops
$603
Select
Air Canada
SFOSJO
Thu 10/20
2 stops
SJOSFO
Tue 10/25
2 stops
$833
Select
British Airways
SFOSJO
Tue 11/1
1 stop
SJOSFO
Sat 11/12
1 stop
$3,699
Select

How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to San Jose?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to San Jose, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $506.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Francisco to San Jose?

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 San Jose 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 San Jose?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $668
7-14 days $0 $479
14-21 days $0 $449
21-30 days $0 $519
30-60 days $0 $502
60-90 days $0 $501
90+ days $0 $501

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to San Jose

We've examined 23,636,053,052 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 San Jose is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$541 $520 $449 $519 $502 $531 $479

Compare Flight Prices from San Francisco to San Jose 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 San Jose flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September San Francisco San Jose Copa 9/30/16 10/4/16 1 $724
October San Francisco San Jose JetBlue 10/12/16 10/19/16 1 $449
November San Francisco San Jose Alaska 11/11/16 11/15/16 1 $502
December San Francisco San Jose AeroMexico 12/4/16 12/10/16 1 $501
January San Francisco San Jose AeroMexico 1/3/17 1/14/17 2 $501
February San Francisco San Jose JetBlue 2/1/17 2/10/17 1 $519
March San Francisco San Jose Alaska 3/2/17 3/6/17 1 $536
April San Francisco San Jose JetBlue 4/19/17 4/28/17 1 $549

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to San Jose

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from San Francisco to San Jose. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$724
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$724 $655
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$655 $528
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$528 $519
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$519 $530
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$530

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to San Jose

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 San Jose is $993.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to San Jose is not available.

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

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 San Jose. 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 San Jose is $420.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to San Jose is $993.

San Francisco to San Jose Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to San Jose?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in San Francisco flying to San Jose Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:24 AMNumber of routes searched: 130Number of itineraries searched: 378,480

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Francisco to San Jose? We've gathered the average price of San Francisco airlines with flights to San Jose. 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 San Jose
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Copa PTY
AeroMexico MEX
AeroMexico GDL / MEX
United IAH
American DFW
American MIA
Air Canada YYZ
American DFW / MIA
American LAX / DFW
American LAX / MIA
United ORD
Alaska SEA / LAX
Delta DTW / ATL
JetBlue FLL
United LAX / IAH
Delta MSP / ATL
Alaska LAX
United ORD / IAH
Delta DTW
JetBlue LAS / FLL
United ORD / EWR
Air Canada YUL
Alaska SLC / LAX
JetBlue JFK / MCO
Delta SLC / ATL
Air Canada YVR / YYZ
JetBlue JFK / FLL
Alaska PDX / LAX
Delta BOS
Air Canada YYZ / YUL
Alaska DFW / LAX
Swiss ZRH
Air Canada YUL / YYZ
JetBlue BOS / MCO
WestJet YYC / YYZ

San Francisco to San Jose Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Francisco and San Jose. 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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Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $187
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Francisco to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $228
Flights from San Francisco to Miami American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United $267
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $86
Flights from San Francisco to Houston American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $147
Flights from San Francisco to Orlando American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $219

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to QueposCheck Dates
Flights from San Francisco to Liberia American, Alaska, Copa, Delta, United $508
Flights from San Francisco to Managua American, AeroMexico, Copa, Delta, United $500
Flights from San Francisco to Panama City American, Air Canada, AeroMexico, Avianca, British Airways, Copa, Delta, Lufthansa, United $430
Flights from San Francisco to London Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, WOW air $600
Flights from San Francisco to San Salvador American, AeroMexico, Delta, United $480
Flights from San Francisco to Cancun American, Air Canada, AeroMexico, Alaska, JetBlue, Copa, Delta, Sun Country, United, Virgin America, Volaris $395

Cheap International Flights to San Jose - SJO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Sacramento to San Jose American, Air Canada, AeroMexico, Alaska, British Airways, Copa, Delta, United $530
Flights from Reno to San Jose American, Alaska, British Airways, Copa, Delta, United $619
Flights from Oakland to San Jose American, AeroMexico, Alaska, Delta, Volaris $551
Flights from San Jose to San Jose American, AeroMexico, Alaska, British Airways, Delta, United $554
Flights from Fresno to San Jose American, AeroMexico, Alaska, British Airways, Copa, Delta, United, Volaris $546
Flights from Santa Rosa to San Jose American, Alaska, Delta $771
Flights from Chico to San JoseCheck Dates
Flights from Monterey to San Jose American, Alaska, Copa, United $521
Flights from Redding to San Jose Alaska, United $794
Flights from San Jose to QueposCheck Dates
Flights from Sacramento to Liberia American, Alaska, Copa, Delta, United $498
Flights from San Jose to Liberia American, Delta, United $508
Flights from Oakland to Liberia American, Alaska, Delta $431
Flights from Reno to Liberia American, Alaska, Copa, Delta, United $551
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to San Jose