Cheap flights from San Francisco to Bakersfield (SFO - BFL)

SFO — BFL
Feb 1 — Feb 81

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

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to BFL flight in 2023: compare San Francisco to Bakersfield flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Bakersfield.

SFO - BFL

Price

$167 - $393

BFL

Temperature

48.2 - 84.2 °F

BFL

Rainfall

0 - 1.2 inches

Popular inAprilHigh demand for flights, 40% potential price rise
Cheapest inSeptemberBest time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop
Average price$194Average for round-trip flights in January 2023
Round-trip from$167From San Francisco to Bakersfield Meadows Field

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

Users have found that flying from San Francisco to Bakersfield on a Sunday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to Bakersfield from San Francisco. Prices for September average $236 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $98. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of April. Opting for a September flight can save you 66% on your journey compared to booking in April

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Bakersfield (SFO - BFL)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Francisco to Bakersfield in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 44% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Bakersfield in January, February 2023

The best prices found for SFO to BFL flights for January, February
Feb 3 - Feb 9
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 09m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 21m
$119

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 12 - Feb 19
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 09m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 09m
$124

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Jan 27 - Jan 29
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 09m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 21m
$179

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

San Francisco to Bakersfield 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Bakersfield from San Francisco found for this year
Feb 3 - Feb 9
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 09m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 21m
$119

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 12 - Feb 19
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 09m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 09m
$124

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Jan 27 - Jan 29
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 09m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 21m
$179

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Cheap United Airlines flights from San Francisco to Bakersfield

Feb 3 - Feb 9
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 09m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 21m
$119

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 12 - Feb 19
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 09m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 09m
$124

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

May 24 - May 29
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 11m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 11m
$224

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Cheap American Airlines flights from San Francisco to Bakersfield

May 24 - May 29
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

1 stop

8h 08m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

8h 46m
$765

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 3 - Feb 9
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

2 stops

23h 38m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

10h 29m
$790

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

May 24 - May 29
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

1 stop

10h 28m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

22h 05m
$791

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Non-stop flights to Bakersfield from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Bakersfield direct flight deals
Feb 12 - Feb 19
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 09m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 09m
$124

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

May 24 - May 29
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 11m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 11m
$224

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Mar 7 - Jul 17
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 09m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 11m
$229

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Bakersfield

Late deals on return flights to Bakersfield from San Francisco, departing today and this week
Feb 3 - Feb 9
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 09m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 21m
$119

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 3 - Feb 9
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

2 stops

28h 03m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 21m
$313

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 3 - Feb 9
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

1 stop

25h 58m
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 21m
$322

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

One-way flights to Bakersfield from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Bakersfield
Feb 22
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

1 stop

13h 48m
$173

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 18
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 11m
$175

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 13
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

1 stop

24h 24m
$183

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Bakersfield

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,147 reviews

Boarding

7.9

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.6

Entertainment

7.1

Crew

8.2

Food

6.8

Reviews

1 / 10

I was not able to sleep in premium economy. I wish that the business class fare was not so expensive.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,147 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,147 reviews

Boarding

7.9

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.6

Entertainment

7.1

Crew

8.2

Food

6.8

Reviews

1 / 10

I was not able to sleep in premium economy. I wish that the business class fare was not so expensive.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,666 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,147 reviews

Boarding

7.9

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.6

Entertainment

7.1

Crew

8.2

Food

6.8

Reviews

1 / 10

I was not able to sleep in premium economy. I wish that the business class fare was not so expensive.

Related info for your journey

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

What airports do I use to fly from San Francisco to Bakersfield?

To fly from San Francisco to Bakersfield, you need to book a flight from San Francisco (SFO) to Meadows Field (BFL). Nonstop flights to Bakersfield Meadows Field from San Francisco take 1h 09m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there is 1 outbound flight from San Francisco to Meadows Field offered by 2 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Bakersfield Meadows Field have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from San Francisco to Bakersfield Meadows Field that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines and Undisclosed Carrier. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Bakersfield for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Bakersfield for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $124, but on average you can expect to pay $388.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Bakersfield for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 7 direct flights from San Francisco to Bakersfield under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Bakersfield is less than $266.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Bakersfield for under $200?

There are currently 5+ open flights from San Francisco to Bakersfield within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Francisco to Bakersfield round-trip?

According to our current data, United Airlines ($124), and American Airlines ($765) offers the cheapest pricing from San Francisco to Bakersfield. You may be able to fly from San Francisco to Bakersfield for 47% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

Consider Undisclosed Carrier, Juneyao Airlines or United Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from San Francisco to Bakersfield.

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

Before booking your flight to Bakersfield from San Francisco, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Air New Zealand (73%), SkyWest Airlines (71%), United Airlines( 71%).

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Bakersfield?

Looking for the cheapest flight from San Francisco to Bakersfield? While on average our users pay $294, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $123. The most popular route (San Francisco - Bakersfield Meadows Field), is priced around $124.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Bakersfield

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Top airline flying from San Francisco to Bakersfield

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Bakersfield choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
United AirlinesCheapest$158Average$232FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Bakersfield

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Weekly flight availability from San Francisco to Bakersfield

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