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Cheap flights from San Francisco to Phoenix (SFO - PH1)

The best prices from San Francisco to Phoenix are usually found in August or June, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from San Francisco to Phoenix

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to PH1 flight in 2022: compare San Francisco to Phoenix flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Phoenix.

SFO - PH1

Price

$146 - $260

PH1

Temperature

55.4 - 95 °F

PH1

Precipitation

0 - 1.1 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$146

From San Francisco to Phoenix

One-way from

$69

One-way flight from San Francisco to Phoenix

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

Users have found that leaving on a Friday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 13% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from San Francisco to Phoenix, book at least 29 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 62% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $261 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $328.

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

Flights from San Francisco to Phoenix lean towards being more expensive in November. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Francisco to Phoenix in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $78.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Phoenix (SFO - PH1)?

When flying from San Francisco to Phoenix, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 14% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Phoenix in January, February 2022

The best prices found for SFO to Phoenix flights for January, February
Feb 9 - Feb 19
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 07m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 09m
$80

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Feb 19 - Feb 21
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 07m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 09m
$81

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Jan 26 - Feb 2
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 07m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 21m
$82

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

San Francisco to Phoenix 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Phoenix from San Francisco found for this year
Apr 5 - Apr 5
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

1h 58m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 45m
$74

American Airlines

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Deal found 1/19/22

Mar 16 - Mar 23
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 11m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 12m
$80

United Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/18/22

Feb 19 - Feb 21
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 07m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 09m
$81

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Non-stop flights to Phoenix from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Phoenix direct flight deals
Apr 5 - Apr 5
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

1h 58m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 45m
$74

American Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Mar 16 - Mar 23
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 11m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 12m
$80

United Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/18/22

Feb 19 - Feb 21
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 07m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 09m
$81

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Phoenix

Late deals on return flights to Phoenix from San Francisco, departing today and this week
Jan 26 - Feb 2
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 07m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 21m
$82

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Jan 26 - Jan 28
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 07m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 21m
$83

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Jan 28 - Feb 4
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 07m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 09m
$84

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

One-way flights to Phoenix from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Phoenix
Jan 31
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 07m
$37

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Apr 6
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

1h 58m
$38

Frontier

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

May 3
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

1h 58m
$40

American Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly from for flights from San Francisco to Phoenix?

Most people fly from San Francisco (SFO) if they book a flight from San Francisco to Phoenix. On average, San Francisco has 19 outbound flights to Phoenix per day from 11 airlines. San Francisco is conveniently located just 11.8 mi from San Francisco’s city center.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from San Francisco to Phoenix have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. American Airlines, United Airlines, and Alaska Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like American Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Phoenix for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Phoenix for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $74, but on average you can expect to pay $89.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Phoenix for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Phoenix under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Phoenix is less than $89.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Phoenix for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Phoenix within the next 7 days for less than $100.

How popular is this San Francisco to Phoenix flight route?

This flight path from San Francisco to Phoenix was viewed by 89 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Francisco to Phoenix round-trip from $74. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are United Airlines, from $80, and Frontier, from $81. American Airlines is 61% 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 Phoenix one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $37 on Frontier. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include American Airlines from $40 and Alaska Airlines from $64 one-way.

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

Major Airline, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from San Francisco to Phoenix.

What are the most reliable airlines from San Francisco to Phoenix?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from San Francisco to Phoenix on time: Fiji Airways (100%), American Airlines (94%), Horizon Air (88%).

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Phoenix?

While on average a flight from San Francisco to Phoenix is generally $267, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $57. When looking at the most popular route, (San Francisco - Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl), you can expect to pay $80 for that flight.

Can I fly to Phoenix from San Francisco right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Phoenix within the United States

Most visitors from San Francisco need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Phoenix.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Phoenix.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to quarantine after entering Phoenix.

Can I fly back to San Francisco from Phoenix?

Returning to San Francisco from Phoenix

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Phoenix must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to San Francisco.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Phoenix are not required to quarantine after entering San Francisco.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Phoenix

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

Top 9 airlines flying from San Francisco to Phoenix

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Phoenix choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Alaska Airlines
Cheapest$68
Average$174
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$72
Average$239
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$83
Average$280
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Allegiant Air
Cheapest$92
Average$173
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time88%
COVID-19 safety
Frontier
Cheapest$102
Average$280
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$107
Average$276
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
JetBlue
Cheapest$200
Average$269
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
JSX
Cheapest$208
Average$346
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Southwest
Cheapest$226
Average$348
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time63%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Phoenix

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Francisco to Phoenix
9%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
43%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
47%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
1%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from San Francisco to Phoenix

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Francisco to Phoenix
Sunday20daily flights
Monday20daily flights
Tuesday18daily flights
Wednesday23daily flights
Thursday23daily flights
Friday19daily flights
Saturday15daily flights