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Flights from Tampa to San Francisco, United States Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:50 AM

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Tampa to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:50 AM

We've scanned 20,789,023,501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Tampa to San Francisco. Frontier & American frequently offer the best deals on Tampa to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
TPASFO
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SFOTPA
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$284
Select
Frontier
TPASFO
Tue 1/24
1 stop
SFOTPA
Tue 1/31
1 stop
$284
Select
American
TPASFO
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SFOTPA
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$342
Select
American
TPASFO
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SFOTPA
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$342
Select
American
TPASFO
Sat 10/29
1 stop
SFOTPA
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$342
Select
American
TPASFO
Sat 11/5
1 stop
SFOTPA
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$342
Select
American
TPASFO
Wed 11/9
1 stop
SFOTPA
Wed 11/16
1 stop
$342
Select
United
TPASFO
Sat 11/12
2 stops
SFOTPA
Wed 11/16
2 stops
$381
Select
United
TPASFO
Wed 1/18
2 stops
SFOTPA
Wed 1/25
2 stops
$381
Select
United
TPASFO
Tue 1/24
2 stops
SFOTPA
Tue 1/31
2 stops
$381
Select
JetBlue
TPASFO
Fri 10/28
1 stop
SFOTPA
Mon 10/31
1 stop
$452
Select

How Much is a Flight from Tampa to San Francisco?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Tampa to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $313.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Tampa to San Francisco?

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 Tampa to San Francisco 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 Tampa to San Francisco?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $550
7-14 days $0 $386
14-21 days $0 $301
21-30 days $0 $284
30-60 days $0 $284
60-90 days $0 $301
90+ days $485 $284

Cheapest Day To Fly from Tampa to San Francisco

We've examined 20,795,316,600 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Tampa to San Francisco is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$301 $301 $284 $301 $342 $342 $318

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Tampa San Francisco United 9/29/16 10/4/16 2 $550
October Tampa San Francisco Frontier 10/26/16 11/2/16 1 $284
November Tampa San Francisco Frontier 11/10/16 11/13/16 1 $318
December Tampa San Francisco Frontier 12/22/16 12/31/16 1 $301
January Tampa San Francisco Frontier 1/24/17 1/31/17 1 $284
February Tampa San Francisco American 2/1/17 2/8/17 1 $376
March Tampa San Francisco United 3/3/17 3/7/17 1 $449
April Tampa San Francisco United 4/28/17 4/30/17 1 $498

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Tampa to San Francisco

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Tampa to San Francisco. 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
$550
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$550 $487
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$487 $346
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$346 $367
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$367 $318
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$318

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Tampa to San Francisco

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 Tampa to San Francisco is $375.

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

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

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 Tampa to San Francisco. 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 Tampa to San Francisco is $242.

The average price for round trip flights from Tampa to San Francisco is $375.

Tampa to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Tampa to San Francisco?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Tampa flying to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:50 AMNumber of routes searched: 237Number of itineraries searched: 187,135

Wondering which airlines fly out of Tampa to San Francisco? We've gathered the average price of Tampa airlines with flights to San Francisco. 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.

Tampa to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American CLT
United IAH
American DFW
American ORD
United IAD
United EWR
Delta ATL
American MIA
Delta LAX
Delta DTW
Delta MSP
American -
Frontier DEN
United FLL
United SNA
JetBlue JFK
Delta CVG
Alaska SEA

Tampa to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Tampa and San Francisco. 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 Tampa - TPA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Tampa to Oakland American, Delta $370
Flights from Tampa to San Jose American, JetBlue, Delta, United $377
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles American, Delta, Spirit, United $252
Flights from Tampa to Sacramento American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $380
Flights from Tampa to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United $177

Cheap Domestic Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Orlando to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $217
Flights from Ft Lauderdale to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from Jacksonville to San Francisco American, JetBlue, Delta, United $369
Flights from West Palm Beach to San Francisco American, Delta, Frontier, United $301
Flights from Ft Myers to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United $364
Flights from Gainesville to San Francisco American, Delta $379
Flights from Tallahassee to San Francisco United $386
Flights from Melbourne to San Francisco American, Delta $378
Flights from Daytona Beach to San Francisco American, Delta $387
Flights from Sarasota - Bradenton to San Francisco American, Delta $411
Flights from Valdosta to San Francisco Delta Check Dates
Flights from Orlando to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta $381
Flights from Ft Lauderdale to Oakland American, Delta, Spirit $344
Flights from Jacksonville to Oakland American, Delta $427
Flights from Ft Myers to Oakland American, Delta $438
Flights from West Palm Beach to Oakland American, Delta $348
Flights from Gainesville to Oakland American, Delta $529
Flights from Tallahassee to Oakland Delta Check Dates
Flights from Ft Lauderdale to San Jose Delta, United $304
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $187
Flights from Ft Lauderdale to Los Angeles American, JetBlue, Delta, Hawaiian, Spirit, United, Virgin America $210
Flights from Orlando to San Jose American, Alaska, Delta, United $357
Flights from Jacksonville to San Jose American, Delta, United $382
Flights from Orlando to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $202
Flights from Orlando to Sacramento American, Alaska, Delta, United $380
Cheap Flights from Tampa to San Francisco