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The best prices from San Francisco to Charleston are usually found in August or July, booked 25 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

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

SFO - CHS
Price
$259 - $446
CHS
Temperature
62.6 - 91.4 °F
CHS
Rainfall
2.5 - 6.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 33% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$259

From San Francisco to Charleston

One-way from

$228

One-way flight from San Francisco to Charleston

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco to Charleston?

Flying to your destination on a Saturday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Charleston. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from San Francisco to Charleston at least 61 days early can save you up to 33% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from San Francisco to Charleston for as little as $368 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $476 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Flights from San Francisco to Charleston lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Francisco to Charleston in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $184.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Charleston (SFO - CHS)?

It’s typically best to fly out from San Francisco to Charleston in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 34% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Charleston in January, February 2021

The best prices found for SFO to CHS flights for January, February
18 Feb - 21 Feb
$239pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
25 Feb - 28 Feb
$253pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
18 Feb - 21 Feb
$259pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Charleston 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Charleston from San Francisco found for this year
18 Feb - 21 Feb
$239pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
25 Feb - 28 Feb
$253pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
18 Feb - 21 Feb
$259pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Charleston

Late deals on round-trip flights to Charleston from San Francisco, departing today and this week
27 Jan - 3 Feb
$376pp
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
31 Jan - 7 Feb
$394pp
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
27 Jan - 3 Feb
$398pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
CHS
Charleston AFB-Municipal
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Charleston from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Charleston
8:12 pm - 3:24 pm
American Airlines
3 Stops
16h 12m
SFO - CHS
American Airlines
7:59 pm - 6:09 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
19h 10m
SFO - CHS
Multiple Airlines
$449
Kiwi.com
7:16 pm - 12:29 pm
United Airlines
3 Stops
38h 13m
SFO - CHS
United Airlines
$507
United

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Charleston

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco to Charleston due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both San Francisco and Charleston for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from San Francisco to Charleston AFB-Municipal to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alaska Airlines and Delta are some airlines that have done so. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from San Francisco to Charleston AFB-Municipal are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Charleston AFB-Municipal have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta flying from San Francisco to Charleston AFB-Municipal have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Charleston for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $239, but on average you can expect to pay $281.

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

There are no nonstop flights from San Francisco to Charleston, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Charleston for under $400?

There are currently 17+ open flights from San Francisco to Charleston within the next 7 days for less than $400.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from San Francisco to Charleston AFB-Municipal have been viewed 21 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Charleston?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in San Francisco is typically greater than that of Charleston. We can gather that this will continue over the next 15 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Charleston?

Expect the weather to be around 91 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Charleston is generally hotter than in San Francisco.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Charleston?

Departing from San Francisco to Charleston will take you 7h 35m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

American Airlines, at $277, was found to be the cheapest airline from San Francisco to Charleston. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be United Airlines. Users have found that American Airlines is 28% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from San Francisco to Charleston are American Airlines ($142) and United Airlines ($161).

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Charleston

Destination information for Charleston

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Francisco to Charleston
Average temperature for January in Charleston
62.6 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Charleston
4.1 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Charleston

Top 5 airlines flying from San Francisco to Charleston

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Charleston 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
Frontier
$113 $241 No cancel fee 62%
JetBlue
$160 $310 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$166 $423 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$168 $457 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$167 $477 No cancel fee N/A
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