Ixtapa

Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Ixtapa (ZIH)

The best prices from San Francisco to Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl are usually found in September or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Saturday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from San Francisco to Ixtapa

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to ZIH flight in 2022: compare San Francisco to Ixtapa flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Ixtapa.

SFO - ZIH

Price

$405 - $774

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 37% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$405

From San Francisco to Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

One-way from

$201

One-way flight from San Francisco to Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco to Ixtapa?

Sunday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 20%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco to Ixtapa?

To save up to 11% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 50 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from San Francisco to Ixtapa from $496 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $532 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Ixtapa?

September can be a great time to fly to Ixtapa from San Francisco with a flight ticket averaging about $490. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as $345. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Ixtapa (SFO - ZIH)?

It’s typically best to fly out from San Francisco to Ixtapa at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 59% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Ixtapa in January, February 2022

The best prices found for SFO to ZIH flights for January, February
Feb 5 - Feb 12
SFO

San Francisco

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

Nonstop

4h 15m
ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

21h 54m
$269

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

Jan 24 - Feb 1
SFO

San Francisco

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

1 stop

9h 57m
ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

22h 08m
$297

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/24/22

Jan 28 - Feb 5
SFO

San Francisco

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

1 stop

14h 16m
ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

4h 40m
$298

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/23/22

San Francisco to Ixtapa 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Ixtapa from San Francisco found for this year
Feb 5 - Feb 12
SFO

San Francisco

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

Nonstop

4h 15m
ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

21h 54m
$269

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/22/22

Jan 24 - Feb 1
SFO

San Francisco

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

1 stop

9h 57m
ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

22h 08m
$297

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/24/22

Jan 22 - Jan 29
SFO

San Francisco

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

2 stops

17h 00m
ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

4h 40m
$298

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/22/22

Non-stop flights to Ixtapa from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Ixtapa direct flight deals
Mar 5 - Mar 12
SFO

San Francisco

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

Nonstop

4h 09m
ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

4h 40m
$400

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/24/22

Feb 12 - Feb 19
SFO

San Francisco

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

Nonstop

4h 15m
ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

4h 40m
$440

Alaska Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/23/22

Mar 5 - Mar 12
SFO

San Francisco

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

Nonstop

4h 09m
ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

4h 40m
$480

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/23/22

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Ixtapa

Late deals on return flights to Ixtapa from San Francisco, departing today and this week
Feb 1 - Feb 9
SFO

San Francisco

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

1 stop

9h 57m
ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

10h 39m
$297

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/24/22

Feb 2 - Feb 9
SFO

San Francisco

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

1 stop

13h 56m
ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

32h 27m
$300

Aeromexico

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Deal found 1/24/22

Feb 2 - Feb 9
SFO

San Francisco

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

2 stops

26h 51m
ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

32h 27m
$305

Aeromexico

View Deal

Deal found 1/24/22

One-way flights to Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Ixtapa
Mar 1
SFO

San Francisco

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

1 stop

20h 59m
$130

Aeromexico

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Deal found 1/24/22

Feb 5
SFO

San Francisco

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

1 stop

17h 40m
$131

Aeromexico

View Deal

Deal found 1/24/22

Mar 1
SFO

San Francisco

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

2 stops

26h 51m
$134

Aeromexico

View Deal

Deal found 1/24/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Francisco to Ixtapa flights.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Alaska Airlines, Delta, and Aeromexico are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Ixtapa for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Ixtapa for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $269, but on average you can expect to pay $319.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Ixtapa for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 13 direct flights from San Francisco to Ixtapa under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Ixtapa is less than $870.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Ixtapa for under $300?

There are currently 17+ open flights from San Francisco to Ixtapa within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from San Francisco to Ixtapa round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Francisco to Ixtapa round-trip from $300. Aeromexico is priced at 38% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Francisco to Ixtapa one-way?

$130 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Aeromexico. You may also be able to find cheap deals on United Airlines and American Airlines, with prices starting from $135 and $153, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Francisco to Ixtapa?

Interjet, American Airlines and Aeromexico are the most popular airlines when flying from San Francisco to Ixtapa.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Ixtapa?

Looking for the cheapest flight from San Francisco to Ixtapa? While on average our users pay $538, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $162. The most popular route (San Francisco - Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl), is priced around $297.

Can I fly to Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl from San Francisco right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Francisco to Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

Most visitors from San Francisco can enter Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to quarantine after entering Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl.

Documents
Health Declaration Form (PDF) - Completed form should be presented upon arrival

Tourist Card - The printed tourist card must be presented upon arrival in Mexico.


Can I fly back to San Francisco from Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl?

Returning to San Francisco from Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to San Francisco.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl are not required to quarantine after entering San Francisco.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Ixtapa

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 6 airlines flying from San Francisco to Ixtapa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Ixtapa choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$185
Average$497
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
Alaska Airlines
Cheapest$186
Average$514
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$203
Average$492
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$209
Average$510
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Aeromexico
Cheapest$271
Average$519
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Interjet
Cheapest$276
Average$393
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Ixtapa

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