Flights from San Francisco to Houston, United States

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San Francisco to Houston Last modified: Mar 26, 2024 18:40 -04:00

We've scanned 117,220,093 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Houston. Multiple Airlines & Frontier frequently offer the best deals to Houston flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Multiple Airlines
SFOHOU
Tue 1/16
nonstop
HOUSFO
Wed 1/17
nonstop
$128
Frontier
SFOHOU
Wed 4/10
1 stop
HOUSFO
Wed 4/17
1 stop
$150
American
SFOHOU
Sun 5/26
1 stop
HOUSFO
Fri 5/31
1 stop
$220
Major Airlines
SFOHOU
Wed 4/17
1 stop
HOUSFO
Thu 4/25
1 stop
$244
Alaska
SFOHOU
Wed 4/24
1 stop
HOUSFO
Tue 4/30
1 stop
$280
United
SFOHOU
Wed 4/17
1 stop
HOUSFO
Thu 4/25
1 stop
$362

How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to Houston?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Houston, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $134.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Houston?

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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from San Francisco to Houston 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 Houston?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $558 $229
7-14 days $128 $130
14-21 days $421 $143
21-30 days $394 $130
30-60 days $394 $130
60-90 days $399 $146
90+ days $444 $206

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Houston

We've examined 234,440,186 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 Houston is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$130$128$130$143$130 $143

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to Houston

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$229
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$229 $161
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$161 $143
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$143 $143
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$143 $156
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$156

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to Houston

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 Houston is not available.

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

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

Weekly Direct Flights from San Francisco to Houston - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 9 9 9 9 9 6 9 00:25 18:55

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

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 Houston. 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. Find Flights

San Francisco to Houston Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from San Francisco to Houston?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Houston flight time is 3 hours and 49 minutes.
Question: How far is Houston from San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Houston is 1,632 miles (2,626 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Houston?
Answer: There are 60 direct flights from San Francisco to Houston.
Question: What are the most popular San Francisco airlines for direct flights from San Francisco to Houston?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Houston.

San Francisco to Houston Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Francisco and Houston. 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 Flights from San Francisco to Houston