Cheap flights from San Francisco to Rochester (SFO - RST)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Rochester (RST)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to RST flight in 2021: compare San Francisco to Rochester flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Rochester.
SFO - RST
Price
$191 - $784

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 47% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 54% potential price drop

Average price

$191

Average for round-trip flights in July 2021

Round-trip from

$191

From San Francisco to Rochester

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 Rochester?

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 40% 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 Rochester?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 54 days in advance to save up to 29% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 54 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from San Francisco to Rochester 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $133, or $165 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

August can be a great time to fly to Rochester from San Francisco with a flight ticket averaging about $144. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $54. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of March.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Rochester (SFO - RST)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from San Francisco to Rochester is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 28% on airfare.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Rochester in July, August 2021

The best prices found for SFO to RST flights for July, August
12 Aug - 17 Aug
$365pp
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
26 Jul - 29 Jul
$387pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
25 Jul - 30 Jul
$391pp
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Rochester 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Rochester from San Francisco found for this year
4 Sep - 22 Sep
$297pp
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
Delta
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
19 Oct - 3 Nov
$304pp
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
Delta
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
6 Nov - 9 Nov
$305pp
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
Delta
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Rochester

Late deals on round-trip flights to Rochester from San Francisco, departing today and this week
27 Jul - 29 Jul
$387pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
29 Jul - 26 Aug
$395pp
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
29 Jul - 26 Aug
$399pp
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RST
Rochester
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Rochester from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Rochester
2:15 pm - 5:08 am
Major Airline
2 Stops
12h 53m
SFO - RST
Major Airline
$263
StudentUniverse
4:30 am - 12:49 pm
Delta
1 Stop
6h 19m
SFO - RST
Delta
$368
Delta
2:00 am - 6:57 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
26h 57m
SFO - RST
United Airlines
$379
United

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Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Rochester

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco to Rochester 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 Rochester 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.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Rochester for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $297, but on average you can expect to pay $339.

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

There are no nonstop flights from San Francisco to Rochester, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

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

There are currently 12+ open flights from San Francisco to Rochester within the next 7 days for less than $400.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from San Francisco to Rochester was viewed by 190 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 Rochester?

Expected rainfall in San Francisco is more than in Rochester. You can expect this to be the case over the next 2 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Rochester?

Expect the weather to be around 81 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Rochester is generally hotter than in San Francisco.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Rochester?

Delta, American Airlines, and United Airlines can get you from San Francisco to Rochester in just under 5h 39m. Your travel time can differ by up to 8h 41m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Currently priced at $297, Delta will fly you from San Francisco to Rochester and back. In addition to Delta, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from American Airlines and United Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $317 and $372, respectively. These flights start at 28% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

$199 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Delta. You may also be able to find cheap deals on United Airlines and Major Airline, with prices starting from $224 and $263, respectively.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Rochester, MN

Can I fly to Rochester from San Francisco right now?

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Rochester.

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

Can I fly back to San Francisco from Rochester?

Returning to San Francisco from Rochester

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Rochester must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to San Francisco.

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

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Alternative routes for San Francisco to Rochester

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

Destination information for Rochester

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Francisco to Rochester.

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Rochester

Top 3 airlines flying from San Francisco to Rochester

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Rochester choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
$141 $427 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$196 $432 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$183 $436 No cancel fee 71%
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