Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Tempe

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The best prices from San Francisco to Tempe are usually found in August or June, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Tempe

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to PHX flight in 2021: compare San Francisco to Tempe flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Tempe.
SFO - TM9
Price
$146 - $260
TM9
Temperature
50 - 89.6 °F
TM9
Precipitation
0.1 - 1.2 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$146

From San Francisco to Tempe

One-way from

$64

One-way flight from San Francisco to Tempe

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco to Tempe?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 29 days in advance to save up to 62% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 29 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from San Francisco to Tempe 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $261, or $328 for flights within the next 24 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Tempe (SFO - TM9)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from San Francisco to Tempe as you normally would.

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

August can be a great time to fly to Tempe from San Francisco with a flight ticket averaging about $192. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $78. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of November.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Tempe in November, December 2021

The best prices found for SFO to Tempe flights for November, December
4 Dec - 11 Dec
$58pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
13 Dec - 15 Dec
$62pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
3 Dec - 18 Dec
$64pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Tempe 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Tempe from San Francisco found for next year
4 Dec - 11 Dec
$58pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
13 Dec - 15 Dec
$62pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
3 Dec - 18 Dec
$64pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to Tempe from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Tempe direct flight deals
6 Dec - 11 Dec
$58pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
13 Dec - 15 Dec
$62pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
3 Jan - 5 Jan
$63pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Tempe

Late deals on round-trip flights to Tempe from San Francisco, departing today and this week
4 Dec - 11 Dec
$58pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
1 Dec - 3 Dec
$62pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
3 Dec - 18 Dec
$64pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Tempe from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Tempe
9:20 am - 12:18 pm
Alaska Airlines
Nonstop
1h 58m
SFO - PHX
Alaska Airlines
5:46 am - 10:34 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
3h 48m
SFO - PHX
United Airlines
$73
United
12:13 pm - 7:51 pm
Delta
1 Stop
6h 38m
SFO - PHX
Delta
$78
Delta

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">San Francisco</span> to <span class="emphasized">Tempe</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Tempe

What airport do you fly from for flights from San Francisco to Tempe?

Located just 11.8 mi from the city center, San Francisco is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Tempe from San Francisco. Booking flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Tempe should be relatively easy as there are 22 daily outbound flights to Tempe from 11 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Tempe have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

American Airlines, United Airlines, and Alaska Airlines 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 Tempe for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Tempe for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $58, but on average you can expect to pay $73.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Tempe for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Tempe under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Tempe is less than $75.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Tempe for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Tempe within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from San Francisco to Tempe?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday.

How popular is this San Francisco to Tempe flight route?

This flight path from San Francisco to Tempe was viewed by 89 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

How many flights depart from San Francisco to Tempe on average per day?

On average 25 flights depart from San Francisco to Tempe per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 4% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 4% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 36% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 56% of flight departures

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Tempe?

Departing from San Francisco to Tempe will take you 1h 57m. The distance between San Francisco and Tempe is about 653 mi. All flights are typically nonstop.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Frontier. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $24. Users have also found prices from $33 and $49 on Alaska Airlines and American Airlines, respectively.

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

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from San Francisco to Tempe.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Tempe?

Looking for the cheapest flight from San Francisco to Tempe? While on average our users pay $267, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $57. The most popular route (San Francisco - Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl), is priced around $74.

What are the most reliable airlines from San Francisco to Tempe?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from San Francisco to Tempe on time: ANA (92%), Horizon Air (91%), SkyWest Airlines (89%).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Tempe

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Tempe from San Francisco?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Tempe within the United States

Most visitors from San Francisco need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Tempe.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Tempe.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to quarantine after entering Tempe.

Do I need a test to fly back to San Francisco from Tempe?

Returning to San Francisco from Tempe

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Tempe must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to San Francisco.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Tempe are not required to quarantine after entering San Francisco.

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Alternative routes for San Francisco to Tempe

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

Destination information for Tempe

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Francisco to Tempe.
Flight duration from SFO to Tempe
2h 08m
Average temperature for November in Tempe
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Tempe
0.6 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Tempe

Top 9 airlines flying from San Francisco to Tempe

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Tempe choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Alaska Airlines
$68 $174 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$72 $239 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$83 $280 No cancel fee 69%
Allegiant Air
$92 $173 No cancel fee 88%
Frontier
$102 $280 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$107 $276 No cancel fee N/A
JetBlue
$200 $269 No cancel fee 62%
JSX
$208 $346 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by JSX. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Southwest
$226 $348 No cancel fee 63%

Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Tempe

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Francisco towards Tempe.
Morning 6 AM to noon 38% of SFO to Tempe departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 36% of SFO to Tempe departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 18% of SFO to Tempe departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 8% of SFO to Tempe departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from San Francisco to Tempe
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Francisco to Tempe.
Sunday
21 daily flights
Monday
28 daily flights
Tuesday
21 daily flights
Wednesday
31 daily flights
Thursday
15 daily flights
Friday
27 daily flights
Saturday
17 daily flights
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