Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Salem, OR

SFO — PDX
Dec 9 — Dec 161

The best prices from San Francisco to Salem are usually found in January or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

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

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to SA8 flight in 2022: compare San Francisco to Salem flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Salem.

SFO - SA8

Price

$157 - $275

SA8

Temperature

41 - 68 °F

SA8

Rainfall

0.5 - 6.9 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 18% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop
Round-trip from$157From San Francisco to Salem
One-way from$89One-way flight from San Francisco to Salem

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

To save up to 92% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from San Francisco to Salem from $301 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $406 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

January is one of the best times of the year to fly to Salem from San Francisco. Prices for January average $227 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $117. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July. Opting for a January flight can save you 21% on your journey compared to booking in July

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Salem (SFO - SA8)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from San Francisco to Salem as you normally would.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Salem in December, January 2022

The best prices found for SFO to Salem flights for December, January
Jan 16 - Jan 24
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

1h 49m
PDX

Portland

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 44m
$97

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/2

Jan 12 - Jan 16
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

1h 54m
PDX

Portland

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 52m
$98

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Jan 20 - Jan 23
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

1h 49m
PDX

Portland

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

9h 18m
$111

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

San Francisco to Salem 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Salem from San Francisco found for this year
Dec 25 - Jan 10
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

1h 54m
PDX

Portland

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 49m
$127

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Dec 24 - Jan 10
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

1 stop

17h 30m
PDX

Portland

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 50m
$135

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Dec 25 - Jan 9
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

1h 54m
PDX

Portland

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 49m
$147

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Cheap Alaska Airlines flights from San Francisco to Salem

Feb 19 - Feb 22
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

1h 53m
PDX

Portland

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 45m
$97

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Feb 24 - Mar 2
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

1h 49m
PDX

Portland

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 45m
$98

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Jan 9 - Jan 10
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

1h 49m
PDX

Portland

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 44m
$118

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Cheap Frontier flights from San Francisco to Salem

Dec 9 - Dec 12
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

1 stop

14h 47m
PDX

Portland

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

9h 40m
$165

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/2

Dec 12 - Dec 14
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

1 stop

18h 41m
PDX

Portland

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

12h 57m
$172

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/3

Dec 13 - Dec 15
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

1 stop

9h 22m
PDX

Portland

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

10h 33m
$176

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/2

Non-stop flights to Salem from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Salem direct flight deals
Feb 19 - Feb 22
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

1h 53m
PDX

Portland

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 45m
$97

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Feb 24 - Mar 2
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

1h 49m
PDX

Portland

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 45m
$98

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Jan 9 - Jan 10
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

1h 49m
PDX

Portland

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 44m
$118

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Salem

Late deals on return flights to Salem from San Francisco, departing today and this week
Dec 11 - Dec 14
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

1 stop

7h 44m
PDX

Portland

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

9h 40m
$158

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Dec 14 - Dec 30
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

1 stop

9h 22m
PDX

Portland

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 45m
$163

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/2

Dec 14 - Jan 1
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

1 stop

9h 22m
PDX

Portland

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 55m
$164

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/2

One-way flights to Salem from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Salem
Feb 19
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

1h 53m
$49

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/1

Feb 19
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

1h 53m
$50

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/2

Feb 1
SFO

San Francisco

PDX

Portland

1 stop

9h 22m
$54

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 12/2

Related info for your journey

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

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

San Francisco (SFO) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from San Francisco to Salem. You should not have trouble finding flights to Salem from San Francisco; the airport handles an average of 34 outbound flights to Salem per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 12 airlines have flights from the San Francisco airport to Salem. It is only a 11.8 mi journey to San Francisco (SFO) from San Francisco’s city center.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Alaska Airlines, United Airlines, and American Airlines flying from San Francisco to Salem have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Salem for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Alaska Airlines for just $97, but on average you can expect to pay $119.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Salem under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Salem is less than $136.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Salem for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Salem within the next 7 days for less than $200.

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

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday.

How popular is this San Francisco to Salem flight route?

The San Francisco to Salem flight path was viewed by 90 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 Salem on average per day?

6 flight departures from San Francisco to Salem per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 33% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 17% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 33% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 17% of flight departures

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Salem?

Airlines like Alaska Airlines fly from San Francisco to Salem in about 1h 53m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. The distance between San Francisco and Salem is about 553 mi. Most flights are nonstop.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Alaska Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $49. Frontier flights start at $54 while deals on Delta start at $89 one-way.

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

Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from San Francisco to Salem.

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

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from San Francisco to Salem consider choosing Cathay Pacific (100%), SkyWest Airlines (95%) or Fiji Airways (94%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Salem?

While on average a flight from San Francisco to Salem is generally $340, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $99. When looking at the most popular route, (San Francisco - Portland), you can expect to pay $121 for that flight.

Other flights from San Francisco

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Salem

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Top 7 airlines flying from San Francisco to Salem

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Salem choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$14Average$20FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Allegiant AirCheapest$39Average$100FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time88%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$89Average$219FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$94Average$226FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$99Average$297FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$127Average$241FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$139Average$425FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Salem

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Francisco to Salem
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
30%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
38%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
31%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from San Francisco to Salem

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Francisco to Salem
Sunday27daily flights
Monday38daily flights
Tuesday31daily flights
Wednesday35daily flights
Thursday33daily flights
Friday42daily flights
Saturday33daily flights