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Cheap flights from San Francisco to Honolulu (SFO - HNL)

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The best prices from San Francisco to Honolulu are usually found in February or October, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Honolulu (HNL)

SFO - HNL
Price
$400 - $585
HNL
Temperature
80.6 - 89.6 °F
HNL
Rainfall
0.3 - 2.9 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise
Cheapest in February Best time to find cheap flights, 12% potential price drop
Round-trip from $400 From San Francisco to Honolulu
One-way from $103 One-way flight from San Francisco to Honolulu
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 Honolulu?

Travelers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 12% 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 Honolulu?

To save on the cost of your flight from San Francisco to Honolulu, book at least 28 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 11% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $546 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $555.

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

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to Honolulu from San Francisco. Prices for September average $544 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $355. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a September flight can save you 19% on your journey compared to booking in September

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Honolulu (SFO - HNL)?

It’s optimal to fly from San Francisco to Honolulu in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 28% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Honolulu in August, September 2020

The best prices found for SFO to HNL flights for August, September
8 Aug - 8 Aug
$253pp
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
15 Aug - 22 Aug
$256pp
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
8 Aug - 15 Aug
$257pp
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Honolulu 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Honolulu from San Francisco found for this year
14 Oct - 21 Oct
$206pp
SFO
San Francisco
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
15 Oct - 22 Oct
$231pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
5 Sep - 9 Sep
$233pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to Honolulu from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Honolulu direct flight deals
9 Sep - 9 Sep
$251pp
SFO
San Francisco
Hawaiian Airlines
Non-Stop
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
Hawaiian Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
8 Aug - 8 Aug
$253pp
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
11 Jan - 25 Jan
$255pp
SFO
San Francisco
Hawaiian Airlines
Non-Stop
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
Hawaiian Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Honolulu

Late deals on round-trip flights to Honolulu from San Francisco, departing today and this week
28 Jul - 22 Aug
$329pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
28 Jul - 22 Aug
$334pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
27 Jul - 31 Aug
$339pp
SFO
San Francisco
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Honolulu from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Honolulu
9:30 am - 4:01 pm
Major Airline
1 Stop
9h 31m
SFO - HNL
Major Airline
$103
StudentUniverse
5:05 am - 10:32 am
Hawaiian Airlines
1 Stop
8h 27m
SFO - HNL
Hawaiian Airlines
$185
Hawaiian Airlines
7:20 am - 9:36 am
Sun Country Air
Nonstop
5h 16m
SFO - HNL
Sun Country Air
$200
Ovago

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Honolulu

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco to Honolulu 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 Honolulu 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Honolulu for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Major Airline for just $206, but on average you can expect to pay $251.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Honolulu under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Honolulu is less than $275.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from San Francisco to Honolulu have been viewed 1,106 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Honolulu?

In San Francisco, there will be same rainfall in San Francisco compared to Honolulu over the next 3 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Honolulu?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 90 °F's in August, on average. The temperature in Honolulu is generally hotter than in San Francisco. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Honolulu?

Airlines like Sun Country Air, Hawaiian Airlines, and Delta fly from San Francisco to Honolulu in about 5h 19m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 2h 41m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Francisco to Honolulu round-trip from $206. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Hawaiian Airlines, from $240, and Sun Country Air, from $253. Users have found that Major Airline is 54% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Major Airline, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $103. However, be on the lookout for offers from Sun Country Air and Hawaiian Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from San Francisco to Honolulu for a low price.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Honolulu

Destination information for Honolulu

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Francisco to Honolulu
Flight duration
5h 25m
Average temperature for August in Honolulu
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for August in Honolulu
0.4 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Honolulu

Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Honolulu

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Weekly flight availability
from San Francisco to Honolulu
Sunday
11 daily flights
Monday
8 daily flights
Tuesday
10 daily flights
Wednesday
11 daily flights
Thursday
8 daily flights
Friday
11 daily flights
Saturday
8 daily flights
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