Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Phoenix

SFO — PHX
Oct 9 — Oct 161

The best prices from San Francisco to Phoenix are usually found in October or January, booked 30 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from San Francisco (SFO) 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 - PHX

Price

$107 - $213

PHX

Temperature

55.4 - 95 °F

PHX

Rainfall

0 - 1.1 inches

Popular inAprilHigh demand for flights, 19% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 38% potential price drop
Round-trip from$107From San Francisco to Phoenix
One-way from$68One-way flight from San Francisco to Phoenix

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Friday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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 25% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $158 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $203.

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

October can be a great time to fly to Phoenix from San Francisco with a flight ticket averaging about $173. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of October for as cheap as $53. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of April.

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Francisco to Phoenix in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 14% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Phoenix in October, November 2022

The best prices found for SFO to Phoenix flights for October, November
Oct 26 - Oct 29
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 13m
$39

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Oct 26 - Oct 29
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 13m
$40

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Oct 26 - Nov 2
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 13m
$44

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/1/22

San Francisco to Phoenix 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Phoenix from San Francisco found for this year
Oct 26 - Oct 29
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 13m
$39

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Oct 26 - Oct 29
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 13m
$40

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Oct 26 - Nov 2
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 13m
$44

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/1/22

Cheap Frontier flights from San Francisco to Phoenix

Oct 26 - Oct 29
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 13m
$39

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Oct 26 - Oct 29
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 13m
$40

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Oct 26 - Nov 2
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 13m
$44

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/1/22

Cheap American Airlines flights from San Francisco to Phoenix

Oct 11 - Oct 11
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 02m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 04m
$138

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Oct 9 - Oct 14
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 02m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 04m
$158

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Non-stop flights to Phoenix from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Phoenix direct flight deals
Oct 26 - Oct 29
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 13m
$39

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Oct 26 - Oct 29
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 13m
$40

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Oct 26 - Nov 2
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 13m
$44

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/1/22

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Phoenix

Late deals on return flights to Phoenix from San Francisco, departing today and this week
Oct 10 - Oct 12
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

1 stop

9h 41m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 13m
$74

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Oct 12 - Oct 15
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

1 stop

15h 40m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 13m
$75

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Oct 12 - Oct 15
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 13m
$79

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

One-way flights to Phoenix from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Phoenix
Oct 29
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
$20

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Oct 26
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
$21

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Nov 2
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
$27

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

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 22 outbound flights to Phoenix per day from 14 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 Frontier 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 Frontier for just $39, but on average you can expect to pay $62.

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 $68.

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.

What days are nonstop flights available from San Francisco to Phoenix?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday.

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.

How many flights depart from San Francisco to Phoenix on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 10 flights from San Francisco to Phoenix a day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 10% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 30% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 60% of flight departures

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Phoenix?

There are many flights that can get you from San Francisco to Phoenix in 2h 05m. Fly via Frontier to get the fastest option. The distance between San Francisco and Phoenix is about 653 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Francisco to Phoenix round-trip from $39. Frontier is 77% 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 Phoenix?

Undisclosed Carrier, 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: SkyWest Airlines (100%), Virgin Australia (89%), Air New Zealand (89%).

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Phoenix?

While on average a flight from San Francisco to Phoenix is generally $433, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $52. When looking at the most popular route, (San Francisco - Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl), you can expect to pay $59 for that flight.

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
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$11Average$22FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$34Average$97FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$64Average$177FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$69Average$267FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$69Average$226FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Allegiant AirCheapest$69Average$196FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time88%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$108Average$129FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$157Average$204FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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JSXCheapest$208Average$346FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Phoenix

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Francisco to Phoenix
13%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
27%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
44%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
16%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
Sunday22daily flights
Monday29daily flights
Tuesday20daily flights
Wednesday21daily flights
Thursday18daily flights
Friday23daily flights
Saturday21daily flights