Cheap flights from San Francisco to Cleveland (SFO - CLE) from $79

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 8/6. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
SFO — CLE
jun. 25 — jul. 21

The best prices from San Francisco to Cleveland Hopkins Intl are usually found in September or August, booked 83 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Friday and return on a Wednesday

Cheap flight deals from San Francisco to Cleveland

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from San Francisco (SFO) to Cleveland (CLE). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

September

Round-trip from

$232

One-way from

$135
High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop
From San Francisco to Cleveland Hopkins Intl
One-way flight from San Francisco to Cleveland Hopkins Intl

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

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from San Francisco to Cleveland. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Cleveland.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 39 days in advance, which can save you up to 32% on flights from San Francisco to Cleveland compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 39 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $381. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $529.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to Cleveland. Flights to Cleveland from San Francisco in September are about $414 on average during September, but can be found for as low as $217.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from SFO to 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 40% versus a flight in the evening.

Cheap San Francisco to Cleveland flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from San Francisco to Cleveland specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Prices were last updated on junio 20, 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from San Francisco to Cleveland in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
mar. 7/3012:03 pmSFO - CLE
1 stop16h 07mFrontier
lun. 8/59:59 pmCLE - SFO
1 stop26h 53mFrontier
Deal found 6/20$161
lun. 7/226:14 pmSFO - CLE
1 stop9h 57mFrontier
jue. 7/255:52 pmCLE - SFO
2 stops9h 52mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$173
mar. 7/238:42 pmSFO - CLE
2 stops17h 06mFrontier
jue. 7/255:52 pmCLE - SFO
2 stops9h 52mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$178
mié. 6/2610:38 amSFO - CLE
1 stop9h 00mFrontier
jue. 7/115:52 pmCLE - SFO
2 stops9h 52mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$183
lun. 7/2912:59 amSFO - CLE
1 stop7h 06mFrontier
dom. 8/119:59 pmCLE - SFO
2 stops20h 41mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$190
vie. 7/1212:59 amSFO - CLE
1 stop19h 07mFrontier
lun. 7/159:59 pmCLE - SFO
1 stop26h 53mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$196
vie. 7/126:08 pmSFO - CLE
1 stop25h 02mFrontier
mar. 7/169:58 pmCLE - SFO
1 stop29h 46mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$199
lun. 7/226:14 pmSFO - CLE
1 stop9h 57mFrontier
jue. 7/255:52 pmCLE - SFO
2 stops9h 52mFrontier
Deal found 6/20$200
lun. 7/2210:18 amSFO - CLE
1 stop17h 53mFrontier
jue. 7/252:03 pmCLE - SFO
1 stop11h 57mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$201

San Francisco to Cleveland 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between San Francisco and Cleveland in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from San Francisco to Cleveland in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
mar. 9/176:00 amSFO - CLE
1 stop7h 24mAmerican Airlines
mar. 9/175:40 pmCLE - SFO
1 stop8h 15mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/20$155
mié. 9/115:40 amSFO - CLE
1 stop8h 10mAmerican Airlines
mar. 9/173:16 pmCLE - SFO
1 stop8h 45mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/20$160
mar. 7/3012:03 pmSFO - CLE
1 stop16h 07mFrontier
lun. 8/59:59 pmCLE - SFO
1 stop26h 53mFrontier
Deal found 6/20$161
mar. 8/612:03 pmSFO - CLE
1 stop7h 42mFrontier
lun. 8/129:59 pmCLE - SFO
1 stop17h 16mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$167
lun. 9/911:46 pmSFO - CLE
1 stop8h 56mAmerican Airlines
sáb. 9/141:00 pmCLE - SFO
1 stop8h 58mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/19$170
dom. 9/812:58 amSFO - CLE
1 stop6h 21mFrontier
sáb. 9/144:01 pmCLE - SFO
1 stop11h 58mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$172
lun. 7/226:14 pmSFO - CLE
1 stop9h 57mFrontier
jue. 7/255:52 pmCLE - SFO
2 stops9h 52mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$173
mar. 7/238:42 pmSFO - CLE
2 stops17h 06mFrontier
jue. 7/255:52 pmCLE - SFO
2 stops9h 52mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$178
jue. 8/810:16 pmSFO - CLE
1 stop28h 43mFrontier
lun. 8/199:00 pmCLE - SFO
1 stop13h 25mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$179

San Francisco to Cleveland flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from San Francisco to Cleveland for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.
Have a look at some of the flights available from San Francisco to Cleveland departing last-minute. Tip: verify your flight details before completing your reservation.
mié. 6/2610:38 amSFO - CLE
1 stop9h 00mFrontier
jue. 7/115:52 pmCLE - SFO
2 stops9h 52mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$183
mié. 6/2610:38 amSFO - CLE
1 stop9h 00mFrontier
jue. 6/278:33 pmCLE - SFO
1 stop14h 46mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$230
mar. 6/258:25 pmSFO - CLE
1 stop7h 25mFrontier
jue. 7/112:03 pmCLE - SFO
1 stop11h 57mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$232
mié. 6/2612:08 pmSFO - CLE
1 stop7h 30mFrontier
jue. 6/279:55 pmCLE - SFO
2 stops21h 53mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$253
lun. 6/246:08 pmSFO - CLE
1 stop9h 47mFrontier
vie. 8/27:09 pmCLE - SFO
1 stop7h 50mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$282
jue. 6/2712:22 pmSFO - CLE
1 stop7h 20mFrontier
lun. 7/19:11 amCLE - SFO
1 stop15h 55mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$292
jue. 6/2712:22 pmSFO - CLE
1 stop7h 20mFrontier
sáb. 6/294:25 pmCLE - SFO
1 stop10h 44mFrontier
Deal found 6/20$293
jue. 6/2710:17 amSFO - CLE
1 stop9h 25mFrontier
lun. 7/19:59 pmCLE - SFO
1 stop21h 29mFrontier
Deal found 6/20$309
mié. 6/2612:59 amSFO - CLE
1 stop7h 05mFrontier
lun. 7/19:11 amCLE - SFO
1 stop15h 55mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$313

One-way flights to Cleveland from San Francisco

Search for one-way flight options from San Francisco to Cleveland. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.
Take a look at some of the one-way flights we've detected from San Francisco to Cleveland. Users needing a return flight from San Francisco to Cleveland should utilize the search form above.
mar. 8/68:42 pmSFO - CLE
1 stop7h 28mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$79
jue. 8/110:33 amSFO - CLE
1 stop18h 05mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$82
mié. 7/177:01 pmSFO - CLE
1 stop8h 58mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$84
jue. 8/110:33 amSFO - CLE
1 stop18h 05mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$85
vie. 8/912:04 amSFO - CLE
1 stop7h 48mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$87
mar. 10/812:58 amSFO - CLE
1 stop6h 21mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$88
sáb. 9/2812:58 amSFO - CLE
1 stop6h 21mFrontier
Deal found 6/18$90
jue. 8/156:18 pmSFO - CLE
1 stop9h 38mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$91
jue. 8/2210:02 amSFO - CLE
1 stop9h 42mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$92

Find flights from San Francisco to Cleveland within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from San Francisco to Cleveland that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.

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San FranciscoCleveland Hopkins Intl

SFO - CLE

SFOCLE

San Francisco

sáb. 7/13

1 stop7h 06m

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

mar. 7/23

1 stop17h 44m

$268

San FranciscoCleveland Hopkins Intl

SFO - CLE

SFOCLE

San Francisco

lun. 7/15

Nonstop4h 46m

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

mié. 7/24

Nonstop5h 10m

$269

San FranciscoCleveland Hopkins Intl

SFO - CLE

SFOCLE

San Francisco

mar. 7/9

1 stop14h 43m

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

mié. 7/17

1 stop7h 13m

$270

San FranciscoCleveland Hopkins Intl

SFO - CLE

SFOCLE

San Francisco

jue. 8/1

1 stop14h 05m

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

lun. 8/12

1 stop17h 16m

$271

San FranciscoCleveland Hopkins Intl

SFO - CLE

SFOCLE

San Francisco

vie. 8/30

1 stop6h 51m

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

sáb. 8/31

1 stop10h 48m

$272

San FranciscoCleveland Hopkins Intl

SFO - CLE

SFOCLE

San Francisco

vie. 8/2

1 stop14h 03m

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

sáb. 8/10

1 stop13h 41m

$275

San FranciscoCleveland Hopkins Intl

SFO - CLE

SFOCLE

San Francisco

lun. 7/15

1 stop17h 53m

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

mié. 7/24

1 stop13h 31m

$276

San FranciscoCleveland Hopkins Intl

SFO - CLE

SFOCLE

San Francisco

mié. 8/14

2 stops12h 51m

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

sáb. 8/17

2 stops13h 42m

$280

San FranciscoCleveland Hopkins Intl

SFO - CLE

SFOCLE

San Francisco

mar. 9/17

2 stops22h 00m

Cleveland Hopkins Intl

jue. 9/19

1 stop9h 47m

$355

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Deals found on 6/19

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from San Francisco to Cleveland. Price data was last updated on June 14, 2024.
The best time to book flights from San Francisco to Cleveland is 83 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from San Francisco to Cleveland?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from San Francisco to Cleveland. Price data was last updated on June 16, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their San Francisco to Cleveland flight should consider departing on Tuesday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from San Francisco to Cleveland

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Temperature and rainfall in Cleveland by month

Plan your trip to Cleveland by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

CLE

Temperature

28.4 - 73.4 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Cleveland, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 73.4 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 28.4 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing Cleveland

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Cleveland. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Cleveland. Reviews last updated junio 20, 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown with United Airlines, Sun Country Air and American Airlines from San Francisco to Cleveland to help guide your decision. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.3

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.3

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

8.0
Very good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.3

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

7.4
Good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.3

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

7.4
Good
2,778 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.3

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

7.3
Good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.3

Food

7.3

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

Related info for your journey

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  • 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 42m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 4 outbound flights from San Francisco to Hopkins Intl offered by 6 different airlines.

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

    Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Cleveland for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $268, but on average you can expect to pay $278.

  • Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Cleveland for under $300 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Cleveland under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Cleveland is less than $407.

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

    There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Cleveland within the next 7 days for less than $200.

  • What days are nonstop flights available from San Francisco to Cleveland?

    You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

  • How popular is this San Francisco to Cleveland flight route?

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

    Travelers can expect 6 flights from San Francisco to Cleveland on average per day.
    Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

  • How long is the flight from San Francisco to Cleveland?

    There are many flights that can get you from San Francisco to Cleveland in 4h 46m. Fly via Frontier, United Airlines, or Sun Country Air to get the fastest option. Airlines will cover a distance of 2168 mi. 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 Cleveland round-trip?

    Frontier, at $268, was found to be the cheapest airline from San Francisco to Cleveland.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include United Airlines and Sun Country Air. Frontier is 35% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

    $79 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Sun Country Air and Delta, with prices starting from $135 and $144, respectively.

  • What are the most reliable airlines from San Francisco to Cleveland?

    Before booking your flight to Cleveland from San Francisco, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Virgin Australia (90%), Asiana Airlines (90%), United Airlines( 90%).

  • What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Cleveland?

    The cheapest flight price from San Francisco to Cleveland is $264. On average you can expect to pay $682. The most popular route, (San Francisco - Cleveland Hopkins Intl), can usually be booked for $177.

  • What does SFO to CLE mean?

    These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a San Francisco Airport to Cleveland Hopkins Intl Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a SFO to CLE flight.

  • Can I find deals for flights from San Francisco to Cleveland that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your San Francisco to Cleveland flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from San Francisco to Cleveland with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter San Francisco to Cleveland flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from San Francisco to Cleveland that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on San Francisco to Cleveland flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from San Francisco to Cleveland?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from San Francisco to Cleveland.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from San Francisco to Cleveland?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from San Francisco to Cleveland by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from San Francisco to Cleveland that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from San Francisco to Cleveland offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from San Francisco to Cleveland?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on San Francisco to Cleveland flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the San Francisco to Cleveland flight deals updated?

    The San Francisco to Cleveland flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/20.

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

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from San Francisco to Cleveland?

    Currently, October is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from San Francisco to Cleveland (average of $232). Flying from San Francisco to Cleveland in June is currently the most expensive (average of $278). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 6 airlines flying from San Francisco to Cleveland

Discover the top 6 airlines that operate flights from San Francisco to Cleveland. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated junio 20, 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
FrontierCheapest$109Average$240FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%
Spirit AirlinesCheapest$126Average$210FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%
American AirlinesCheapest$158Average$380FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
Alaska AirlinesCheapest$206Average$447FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
United AirlinesCheapest$248Average$457FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
DeltaCheapest$255Average$348FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A

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Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Cleveland

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72%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from San Francisco to Cleveland

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