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Flights from San Francisco to Tampa, United States Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:37 AM

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San Francisco to Tampa Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:37 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Tampa. Frontier & American frequently offer the best deals on San Francisco to Tampa flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
SFOTPA
Sat 10/15
1 stop
TPASFO
Wed 10/19
1 stop
$284
Select
Frontier
SFOTPA
Sat 10/22
1 stop
TPASFO
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$284
Select
American
SFOTPA
Wed 10/19
1 stop
TPASFO
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$342
Select
American
SFOTPA
Sat 10/22
1 stop
TPASFO
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$342
Select
American
SFOTPA
Tue 10/25
1 stop
TPASFO
Sat 10/29
1 stop
$342
Select
American
SFOTPA
Wed 10/26
1 stop
TPASFO
Sat 10/29
1 stop
$342
Select
American
SFOTPA
Wed 10/26
1 stop
TPASFO
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$342
Select
United
SFOTPA
Sat 10/15
2 stops
TPASFO
Wed 10/19
2 stops
$381
Select
United
SFOTPA
Wed 10/26
2 stops
TPASFO
Wed 11/2
2 stops
$381
Select
United
SFOTPA
Tue 11/1
2 stops
TPASFO
Tue 11/8
2 stops
$381
Select
United
SFOTPA
Tue 11/1
2 stops
TPASFO
Sat 11/5
2 stops
$381
Select
United
SFOTPA
Wed 11/2
2 stops
TPASFO
Tue 11/8
2 stops
$381
Select
Sun Country
SFOTPA
Sat 12/17
1 stop
TPASFO
Sun 12/25
1 stop
$425
Select
Sun Country
SFOTPA
Sat 12/17
1 stop
TPASFO
Sat 12/24
1 stop
$425
Select
Alaska
SFOTPA
Thu 1/19
2 stops
TPASFO
Thu 2/2
2 stops
$468
Select

How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to Tampa?

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

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Tampa?

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 Tampa 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 Tampa?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $487
7-14 days $0 $385
14-21 days $0 $284
21-30 days $0 $284
30-60 days $0 $301
60-90 days $0 $342
90+ days $397 $320

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Tampa

We've examined 26,779,839,826 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 Tampa is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$342 $342 $342 $301 $301 $284 $301

Compare Flight Prices from San Francisco to Tampa 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 Tampa flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September San Francisco Tampa United 9/29/16 10/8/16 2 $616
October San Francisco Tampa Frontier 10/15/16 10/19/16 1 $284
November San Francisco Tampa Frontier 11/10/16 11/22/16 1 $301
December San Francisco Tampa American 12/3/16 12/10/16 1 $342
January San Francisco Tampa Frontier 1/19/17 2/2/17 1 $320
February San Francisco Tampa United 2/15/17 2/22/17 1 $389
March San Francisco Tampa United 3/1/17 3/6/17 0 $397
April San Francisco Tampa United 4/5/17 4/13/17 1 $489

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to Tampa

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from San Francisco to Tampa. 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
$631
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$631 $471
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$471 $301
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$301 $284
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$284 $318
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$318

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to Tampa

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 Tampa is $406.

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

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

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 Tampa. 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 Tampa is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Tampa is $406.

San Francisco to Tampa 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 Tampa?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in San Francisco flying to Tampa Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:37 AMNumber of routes searched: 240Number of itineraries searched: 250,146

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Francisco to Tampa? We've gathered the average price of San Francisco airlines with flights to Tampa. 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 Tampa
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American CLT
American DFW
United IAH
United IAD
American ORD
Delta ATL
American MIA
United EWR
Delta DTW
United FLL
Delta MSP
American -
Frontier DEN
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue JFK
Delta LAX
Delta CVG
Alaska SEA

San Francisco to Tampa Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Francisco and Tampa. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

Farecompare Research Tools

FareCompare's Flight Schedule Search Tool helps you find information about airline schedule filings, including flight numbers, depart times, and travel distance.

Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to Orlando American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $127
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 $207
Flights from San Francisco to Sarasota - Bradenton American, JetBlue, Delta, United $382
Flights from San Francisco to Miami American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United $260
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Francisco to Ft Lauderdale American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from San Francisco to Ft Myers American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United $348
Flights from San Francisco to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $200

Cheap Domestic Flights to Tampa - TPA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Sacramento to Tampa American, Alaska, Delta, United $379
Flights from San Jose to Tampa American, Alaska, Delta, United $377
Flights from Oakland to Tampa American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit $370
Flights from Fresno to Tampa American, Alaska, Delta, United $382
Flights from Reno to Tampa American, Alaska, Delta, United $380
Flights from Monterey to Tampa American, United $433
Flights from San Luis Obispo to Tampa American, United $422
Flights from Modesto to TampaCheck Dates
Flights from Redding to Tampa United $967
Flights from Santa Rosa to Tampa American, Alaska, Delta $1,054
Flights from Sacramento to Orlando American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $349
Flights from Oakland to Orlando American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit $302
Flights from San Jose to Orlando American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $354
Flights from Fresno to Orlando Alaska, Delta, United $342
Flights from Sacramento to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, United $369
Flights from Sacramento to Sarasota - Bradenton American, JetBlue, Delta, United $416
Flights from Oakland to Atlanta American, Delta, Spirit $244
Flights from Oakland to Sarasota - Bradenton American, JetBlue, Delta $388
Flights from Reno to Orlando Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $344
Flights from Sacramento to Miami American, Alaska, Delta $354
Flights from San Jose to Sarasota - Bradenton JetBlue, Delta, United $501
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Tampa