Cheap flights from San Francisco to Cleveland (SFO - CLE)

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The best prices from San Francisco to Cleveland are usually found in August or July, booked 24 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to CLE flight in 2021: compare San Francisco to Cleveland flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cleveland.
SFO - CLE
Price
$286 - $504
CLE
Temperature
37.4 - 84.2 °F
CLE
Rainfall
2.4 - 4.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$286

From San Francisco to Cleveland

One-way from

$145

One-way flight from San Francisco to Cleveland

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 Cleveland?

Leaving on a Wednesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 46% on the overall cost on flights from San Francisco to Cleveland.

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

To save up to 2% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 13 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 Cleveland from $183 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $192 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Flights from San Francisco to Cleveland lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Francisco to Cleveland in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $89.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Cleveland (SFO - CLE)?

When flying from San Francisco to Cleveland, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 53% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Cleveland in June, July 2021

The best prices found for SFO to CLE flights for June, July
23 Jul - 3 Aug
$219pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
28 Jul - 3 Aug
$239pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
28 Jul - 3 Aug
$248pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Cleveland 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cleveland from San Francisco found for this year
25 Aug - 31 Aug
$163pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
11 Aug - 31 Aug
$175pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
18 Aug - 23 Aug
$184pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to Cleveland from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Cleveland direct flight deals
10 Sep - 18 Sep
$425pp
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
4 Aug - 31 Aug
$468pp
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
26 Jul - 30 Jul
$511pp
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Cleveland

Late deals on round-trip flights to Cleveland from San Francisco, departing today and this week
24 Jun - 29 Jun
$308pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
24 Jun - 30 Jun
$331pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
22 Jun - 25 Jun
$341pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
CLE
Cleveland Hopkins Intl
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Cleveland from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Cleveland
12:40 pm - 9:12 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
17h 32m
SFO - CLE
United Airlines
$145
United
11:17 am - 5:13 pm
Frontier
2 Stops
50h 56m
SFO - CLE
Frontier
$155
Kiwi.com
8:49 pm - 7:33 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
19h 44m
SFO - CLE
Multiple Airlines
$157
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Cleveland

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco to Cleveland 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 Cleveland 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.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like United Airlines, Frontier, and American Airlines flying from San Francisco to Cleveland Hopkins Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

To fly from San Francisco to Cleveland, you need to book a flight from San Francisco (SFO) to Hopkins Intl (CLE). Nonstop flights to Cleveland Hopkins Intl from San Francisco take 4h 32m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 2 outbound flights from San Francisco to Hopkins Intl offered by 7 different airlines.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Cleveland for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $163, but on average you can expect to pay $216.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Cleveland for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Cleveland under $500. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Cleveland is less than $626.

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

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Cleveland within the next 7 days for less than $400.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from San Francisco to Cleveland Hopkins Intl have been viewed 63 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Cleveland?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in San Francisco is roughly less than Cleveland. You can assume this to be the case over the next 3 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Cleveland?

Temperatures around the 84 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in Cleveland is hotter than in San Francisco. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Cleveland?

A quick flight from San Francisco to Cleveland can take about 8h 04m. Frontier provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $203. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Francisco to Cleveland round-trip from $163. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is United Airlines. Users have found that Frontier is 58% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Frontier. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $82. Users have also found tickets on United Airlines for as little as $145.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Cleveland

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

Destination information for Cleveland

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Francisco to Cleveland.
Average temperature for June in Cleveland
80.6 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Cleveland
3.4 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Cleveland

Top 6 airlines flying from San Francisco to Cleveland

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Cleveland 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
$88 $199 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$102 $326 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$173 $331 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$125 $349 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$132 $400 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$165 $447 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Cleveland

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Francisco towards Cleveland.
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Weekly flight availability
from San Francisco to Cleveland
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Francisco to Cleveland.
Sunday
3 daily flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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