Cheap flights from San Francisco to El Paso (SFO - ELP)

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The best prices from San Francisco to El Paso are usually found in August or May, booked 43 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to El Paso (ELP)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to ELP flight in 2021: compare San Francisco to El Paso flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in El Paso.
SFO - ELP
Price
$163 - $363
ELP
Temperature
59 - 98.6 °F
ELP
Rainfall
0.2 - 1.9 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 39% potential price drop

Average price

$220

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

$163

From San Francisco to El Paso

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 El Paso?

Travelers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 27% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 30 days in advance, which can save you up to 67% on flights from San Francisco to El Paso compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 30 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 $165. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $227.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to El Paso?

Our data shows that April tends to be the cheapest month to fly to El Paso from San Francisco. Users have commonly found prices around $169 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $87. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in February.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to El Paso (SFO - ELP)?

It’s typically best to fly out from San Francisco to El Paso at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 39% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to El Paso in May, June 2021

The best prices found for SFO to ELP flights for May, June
9 Jun - 16 Jun
$224pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
9 Jun - 14 Jun
$236pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
9 Jun - 12 Jun
$244pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to El Paso 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to El Paso from San Francisco found for this year
9 Jun - 16 Jun
$224pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
9 Jun - 14 Jun
$236pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
9 Jun - 12 Jun
$244pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to El Paso

Late deals on round-trip flights to El Paso from San Francisco, departing today and this week
20 May - 24 May
$325pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
24 May - 1 Jun
$329pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
19 May - 24 May
$348pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to El Paso from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to El Paso
2:40 pm - 6:00 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
26h 20m
SFO - ELP
Multiple Airlines
$194
Gotogate
6:47 am - 5:50 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
10h 03m
SFO - ELP
American Airlines
8:59 pm - 10:40 am
Frontier
2 Stops
36h 41m
SFO - ELP
Frontier
$206
Destinia

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Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to El Paso

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco to El Paso 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 El Paso 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 El Paso to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Alaska Airlines to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from San Francisco to El Paso 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 El Paso have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

American Airlines, Alaska Airlines, and United 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 El Paso for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to El Paso for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $224, but on average you can expect to pay $257.

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

There are no nonstop flights from San Francisco to El Paso, 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 El Paso for under $400?

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

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 30 users have taken a look at flights from San Francisco to El Paso.

Does it rain more in San Francisco or El Paso?

San Francisco will have greater rainfall in 0 compared to El Paso over the next 7 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than El Paso?

With an average temperature of 99 °F, peak weather can be found in June. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in El Paso are hotter than in San Francisco.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to El Paso?

A quick flight from San Francisco to El Paso can take about 4h 23m. American Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $249. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

According to our current data, Frontier ($245), and American Airlines ($249) offers the cheapest pricing from San Francisco to El Paso. Frontier is priced at 8% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $125 on American Airlines. Another option is Frontier, who have fights from $126.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to El Paso

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

Destination information for El Paso

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Francisco to El Paso.
Average temperature for May in El Paso
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for May in El Paso
0.5 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing El Paso

Top 4 airlines flying from San Francisco to El Paso

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to El Paso 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
$54 $214 No cancel fee 62%
Alaska Airlines
$92 $282 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$125 $331 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$156 $355 No cancel fee 69%
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