Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Madrid (MAD)

SFO — MAD
Feb 5 — Feb 121

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

How to find the cheapest flight from San Francisco (SFO) to Madrid (MAD)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to MAD flight in 2023: compare San Francisco to Madrid flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Madrid.

SFO - MAD

Price

$562 - $1,241

MAD

Temperature

41 - 77 °F

MAD

Rainfall

0.4 - 2.4 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 35% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop
Round-trip from$562From San Francisco to Madrid Barajas
One-way from$239One-way flight from San Francisco to Madrid Barajas

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

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 40% on the overall cost on flights from San Francisco to Madrid.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from San Francisco to Madrid, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 15% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $892 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $952.

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

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Madrid from San Francisco. Users have commonly found prices around $803 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $400. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Madrid (SFO - MAD)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 19% on flights from San Francisco to Madrid by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Madrid in January, February 2023

The best prices found for SFO to MAD flights for January, February
Feb 27 - Mar 6
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

1 stop

21h 40m
MAD

Madrid Barajas

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 05m
$424

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Feb 27 - Mar 9
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

1 stop

21h 40m
MAD

Madrid Barajas

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 05m
$449

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Feb 27 - Mar 5
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

1 stop

15h 30m
MAD

Madrid Barajas

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

33h 00m
$460

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

San Francisco to Madrid 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Madrid from San Francisco found for this year
Oct 25 - Nov 13
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

1 stop

15h 45m
MAD

Madrid Barajas

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 05m
$409

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Oct 25 - Nov 13
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

1 stop

20h 05m
MAD

Madrid Barajas

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 05m
$415

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 27 - Mar 6
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

1 stop

21h 40m
MAD

Madrid Barajas

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 05m
$424

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Cheap TAP AIR PORTUGAL flights from San Francisco to Madrid

Feb 27 - Mar 6
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

1 stop

21h 40m
MAD

Madrid Barajas

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 05m
$424

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Feb 27 - Mar 9
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

1 stop

21h 40m
MAD

Madrid Barajas

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 05m
$449

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Feb 27 - Mar 5
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

1 stop

15h 30m
MAD

Madrid Barajas

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

33h 00m
$460

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Cheap Finnair flights from San Francisco to Madrid

Feb 19 - Feb 28
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

1 stop

36h 35m
MAD

Madrid Barajas

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

21h 22m
$527

Finnair

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Feb 19 - Feb 28
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

1 stop

36h 35m
MAD

Madrid Barajas

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

26h 52m
$536

Finnair

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Mar 1 - Mar 8
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

1 stop

14h 25m
MAD

Madrid Barajas

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

19h 45m
$537

Finnair

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Non-stop flights to Madrid from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Madrid direct flight deals
May 30 - Sep 26
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

Nonstop

11h 20m
MAD

Madrid Barajas

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

12h 55m
$842

Finnair

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

May 4 - May 11
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

Nonstop

11h 20m
MAD

Madrid Barajas

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

12h 55m
$866

Finnair

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

May 4 - May 16
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

Nonstop

11h 20m
MAD

Madrid Barajas

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

12h 55m
$1,066

Finnair

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Madrid

Late deals on return flights to Madrid from San Francisco, departing today and this week
Feb 9 - Feb 16
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

1 stop

14h 25m
MAD

Madrid Barajas

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

23h 07m
$657

Finnair

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Feb 7 - Feb 15
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

1 stop

19h 10m
MAD

Madrid Barajas

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

26h 20m
$660

Turkish Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 6 - Feb 15
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

1 stop

15h 45m
MAD

Madrid Barajas

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

23h 42m
$662

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

One-way flights to Madrid from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Madrid
Mar 26
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

1 stop

14h 00m
$239

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Mar 26
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

1 stop

20h 05m
$240

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Mar 13
SFO

San Francisco

MAD

Madrid Barajas

3 stops

31h 25m
$248

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Madrid

Delta
7.9
Good
2,024 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Canceled and delayed flight. Very laborious to rebook and get support

Delta
7.9
Good
2,024 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,024 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Canceled and delayed flight. Very laborious to rebook and get support

KLM
7.5
Good
116 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,024 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Canceled and delayed flight. Very laborious to rebook and get support

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,667 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,024 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Canceled and delayed flight. Very laborious to rebook and get support

Turkish Airlines
7.3
Good
1,136 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,024 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Canceled and delayed flight. Very laborious to rebook and get support

Finnair
7.3
Good
193 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,024 reviews

Boarding

8.0

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.2

Crew

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Canceled and delayed flight. Very laborious to rebook and get support

Related info for your journey

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

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Madrid Barajas have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from San Francisco to Madrid Barajas that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Iberia, British Airways, and American Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Madrid for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Madrid for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on TAP AIR PORTUGAL for just $424, but on average you can expect to pay $502.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Madrid for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Madrid under $900. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Madrid is less than $1,146.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Madrid for under $700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Madrid within the next 7 days for less than $700.

How popular is this San Francisco to Madrid flight route?

Flights from San Francisco to Madrid Barajas have been viewed 12 times in the past calendar month.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Francisco to Madrid round-trip from $424. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are ITA Airways, from $489, and Finnair, from $527. TAP AIR PORTUGAL is 47% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

Before booking your flight from San Francisco to Madrid check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Air Canada or Air France.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Madrid?

The cheapest flight price from San Francisco to Madrid is $337. On average you can expect to pay $2,993. The most popular route, (San Francisco - Madrid Barajas), can usually be booked for $476.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Madrid

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Top 10 airlines flying from San Francisco to Madrid

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Madrid choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$12Average$19FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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TAP AIR PORTUGALCheapest$361Average$603FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$399Average$733FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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NorwegianCheapest$408Average$566FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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KLMCheapest$413Average$643FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Air FranceCheapest$414Average$644FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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FinnairCheapest$479Average$838FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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LufthansaCheapest$482Average$832FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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ITA AirwaysCheapest$486Average$800FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Air CanadaCheapest$503Average$849FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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