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The best prices from Albany to San Francisco are usually found in August or July, booked 26 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

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

ALB - SFO
Price
$312 - $564
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$312

From Albany to San Francisco

One-way from

$157

One-way flight from Albany to San Francisco

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 Albany to San Francisco?

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

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 99% 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 61 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 Albany to San Francisco 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $416, or $638 for flights within the next 24 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Albany to San Francisco (ALB - SFO)?

When flying from Albany to San Francisco, 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 47% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Albany to San Francisco in November, December 2020

The best prices found for ALB to SFO flights for November, December
25 Dec - 3 Jan
$247pp
ALB
Albany Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ALB
Albany Intl
25 Dec - 3 Jan
$268pp
ALB
Albany Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ALB
Albany Intl
25 Dec - 3 Jan
$317pp
ALB
Albany Intl
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
ALB
Albany Intl

Albany to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Albany found for next year
25 Dec - 3 Jan
$247pp
ALB
Albany Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ALB
Albany Intl
25 Dec - 3 Jan
$268pp
ALB
Albany Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ALB
Albany Intl
25 Dec - 3 Jan
$317pp
ALB
Albany Intl
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
ALB
Albany Intl

Last minute flights from Albany to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from Albany, departing today and this week
7 Dec - 12 Dec
$369pp
ALB
Albany Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ALB
Albany Intl
7 Dec - 12 Dec
$370pp
ALB
Albany Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ALB
Albany Intl
10 Dec - 10 Jan
$385pp
ALB
Albany Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ALB
Albany Intl

One-way flights to San Francisco from Albany

The cheapest one-way flights from Albany to San Francisco
1:25 pm - 6:51 pm
Frontier
2 Stops
32h 26m
ALB - SFO
Frontier
$157
Kiwi.com
1:00 am - 4:15 pm
United Airlines
3 Stops
18h 15m
ALB - SFO
United Airlines
$198
United
5:34 am - 3:35 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
49h 01m
ALB - SFO
Multiple Airlines
$226
KAYAK

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Albany to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from Albany to San Francisco 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 Albany and San Francisco 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Albany Intl to San Francisco to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from Albany Intl to San Francisco include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Albany Intl to San Francisco that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Albany to San Francisco for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $247, but on average you can expect to pay $328.

Are there nonstop flights from Albany to San Francisco for under $200 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Albany to San Francisco, 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 Albany to San Francisco for under $400?

There are currently 13+ open flights from Albany to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $400.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Albany Intl to San Francisco have been viewed 25 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Albany or San Francisco?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Albany is typically greater than that of San Francisco. We can gather that this will continue over the next 16 days.

Is Albany weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 84 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in San Francisco is typically colder than in Albany. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Albany to San Francisco?

There are many flights that can get you from Albany to San Francisco in 8h 15m. Fly via United Airlines, American Airlines, or Delta to get the fastest option. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Currently priced at $310, United Airlines will fly you from Albany to San Francisco and back. In addition to United Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from American Airlines and Frontier - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $315 and $317, respectively. You may be able to fly from Albany to San Francisco for 21% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $140 on Frontier. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Delta from $149 and American Airlines from $168 one-way.

Alternative routes for Albany to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Albany to San Francisco
Average temperature for November in San Francisco
64.4 °F
Avg rainfall for November in San Francisco
1.7 ″

Airports servicing Albany

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 4 airlines from Albany to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Albany to San Francisco 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
Frontier
$138 $296 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$177 $422 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$177 $435 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$204 $445 No cancel fee 69%
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