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Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Mexico City (MEX)

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

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Mexico City (MEX)

SFO - MEX
Price
$398 - $714
MEX
Temperature
71.6 - 80.6 °F
MEX
Rainfall
0 - 13.5 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 35% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$398

From San Francisco to Mexico City

One-way from

$126

One-way flight from San Francisco to Mexico City

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 Mexico City?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from San Francisco to Mexico City. 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 Mexico City.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from San Francisco to Mexico City, book at least 52 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 32% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $302 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $320.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Mexico City?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Mexico City. Flights to Mexico City from San Francisco in May are about $262 on average during May, but can be found for as low as $189.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Mexico City (SFO - MEX)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Francisco to Mexico City in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 47% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Mexico City in September, October 2020

The best prices found for SFO to MEX flights for September, October
14 Oct - 11 Nov
$200pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
5 Oct - 12 Oct
$242pp
SFO
San Francisco
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
8 Oct - 12 Oct
$243pp
SFO
San Francisco
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Mexico City 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Mexico City from San Francisco found for this year
7 Nov - 18 Nov
$184pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
14 Oct - 11 Nov
$200pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
6 Nov - 4 Dec
$229pp
SFO
San Francisco
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to Mexico City from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Mexico City direct flight deals
6 Nov - 4 Dec
$229pp
SFO
San Francisco
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
6 Nov - 4 Dec
$233pp
SFO
San Francisco
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
13 Nov - 4 Dec
$239pp
SFO
San Francisco
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Mexico City

Late deals on round-trip flights to Mexico City from San Francisco, departing today and this week
5 Oct - 12 Oct
$242pp
SFO
San Francisco
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
8 Oct - 12 Oct
$243pp
SFO
San Francisco
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
8 Oct - 12 Oct
$244pp
SFO
San Francisco
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Aeromexico
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Mexico City from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Mexico City
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Aeromexico
Nonstop
4h 30m
SFO - MEX
Aeromexico
$126
KAYAK
6:45 am - 12:15 pm
Air New Zealand
Nonstop
4h 30m
SFO - MEX
Air New Zealand
$133
Fareboom
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Delta
Nonstop
4h 30m
SFO - MEX
Delta
$136
Delta

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Mexico City

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco to Mexico City 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 Mexico City 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 Mexico City for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Mexico City for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $184, but on average you can expect to pay $238.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Mexico City under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Mexico City is less than $251.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Mexico City for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Mexico City within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this flight route?

The San Francisco to Mexico City Benito Juarez flight path was viewed by 761 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Mexico City?

The rainfall in San Francisco is generally more than the rainfall in Mexico City. This will continue over the next 3 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Mexico City?

With an average temperature of 81 °F, peak weather can be found in April. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Mexico City are hotter than in San Francisco.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Mexico City?

For as low as $229, Aeromexico can have you in Mexico City from San Francisco in 4h 30m. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from San Francisco to Mexico City round-trip?

Aeromexico, at $229, was found to be the cheapest airline from San Francisco to Mexico City.. Users have found that Aeromexico is 50% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from San Francisco to Mexico City are Aeromexico ($114), Air New Zealand ($133), and Delta ($136).

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Mexico City

Destination information for Mexico City

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Francisco to Mexico City
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $22.39
Flight duration
4h 42m
Average temperature for September in Mexico City
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Mexico City
12.2 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Mexico City

Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Mexico City

Morning 6 AM to noon 67% of SFO to MEX departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 32% of SFO to MEX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of SFO to MEX departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of SFO to MEX departures
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Weekly flight availability
from San Francisco to Mexico City
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
3 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
3 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
5 daily flights
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