Cheap flights from Bakersfield to San Francisco (BFL - SFO)

BFL — SFO
Oct 10 — Oct 171

The best prices from Bakersfield Meadows Field to San Francisco are usually found in September or July, booked 42 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Friday and return on a Friday

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

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

BFL - SFO

Price

$167 - $292

SFO

Temperature

51.8 - 62.6 °F

SFO

Rainfall

0 - 4.4 inches

Popular inAprilHigh demand for flights, 18% potential price rise
Cheapest inSeptemberBest time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop
Average price$243Average for round-trip flights in October 2022
Round-trip from$167From Bakersfield Meadows Field to San Francisco

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

Flying to your destination on a Sunday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to San Francisco. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 42 days in advance to save up to 56% 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 42 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 Bakersfield to San Francisco 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $243, or $314 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

September can be a great time to fly to San Francisco from Bakersfield with a flight ticket averaging about $238. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as $127. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of April.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Bakersfield to San Francisco (BFL - SFO)?

When flying from Bakersfield to San Francisco, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 21% versus a flight at noon.

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

The best prices found for BFL to SFO flights for October, November
Nov 4 - Nov 6
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 13m
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 07m
$168

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/5/22

Oct 21 - Oct 24
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 14m
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 14m
$193

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Oct 19 - Oct 23
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 14m
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 14m
$218

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Bakersfield to San Francisco 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Bakersfield found for this year
Dec 10 - Dec 11
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 13m
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 07m
$168

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Oct 21 - Oct 24
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 14m
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 14m
$193

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Oct 19 - Oct 23
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 14m
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 14m
$218

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Bakersfield to San Francisco

Dec 10 - Dec 11
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 13m
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 07m
$168

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Oct 21 - Oct 24
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 14m
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 14m
$193

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Oct 19 - Oct 23
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 14m
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 14m
$218

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Cheap American Airlines flights from Bakersfield to San Francisco

Dec 10 - Dec 11
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

16h 18m
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

2 stops

28h 23m
$418

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Dec 9 - Dec 12
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

11h 46m
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

1 stop

13h 03m
$555

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Oct 25 - Oct 28
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

33h 24m
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

1 stop

18h 20m
$557

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Bakersfield

Save time with Bakersfield to San Francisco direct flight deals
Dec 10 - Dec 11
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 13m
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 07m
$168

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Oct 21 - Oct 24
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 14m
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 14m
$193

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Oct 19 - Oct 23
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 14m
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 14m
$218

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Last minute flights from Bakersfield to San Francisco

Late deals on return flights to San Francisco from Bakersfield, departing today and this week
Oct 14 - Oct 18
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 14m
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 14m
$258

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Oct 14 - Oct 16
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 14m
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

Nonstop

1h 14m
$298

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Oct 14 - Oct 18
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 14m
SFO

San Francisco

BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

1 stop

27h 19m
$411

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

One-way flights to San Francisco from Bakersfield

The cheapest one-way flights from Bakersfield to San Francisco
Oct 29
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

10h 33m
$158

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Nov 8
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

10h 23m
$162

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Oct 29
BFL

Bakersfield Meadows Field

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 14m
$214

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airports do I use to fly from Bakersfield to San Francisco?

You will need to book a flight from Bakersfield Meadows Field to San Francisco if you want to fly from Bakersfield to San Francisco. At least 1 airline has flights from Meadows Field (BFL) to San Francisco (SFO) on a regular basis. There is 1 flight to San Francisco from the Bakersfield airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from BFL to SFO to be around 1h 13m.

Which airlines flying from Bakersfield Meadows Field to San Francisco have flexible changes due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like United Airlines flying from Bakersfield Meadows Field to San Francisco have implemented new flexible change policies.

Can I find flights from Bakersfield to San Francisco for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Bakersfield to San Francisco for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $168, but on average you can expect to pay $327.

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

Cheapflights has at least 13 direct flights from Bakersfield to San Francisco under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Bakersfield to San Francisco is less than $332.

Are there last-minute flights available from Bakersfield to San Francisco for under $300?

There are currently 17+ open flights from Bakersfield to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $300.

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

According to our current data, United Airlines ($168), and American Airlines ($418) offers the cheapest pricing from Bakersfield to San Francisco. These flights start at 29% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Bakersfield to San Francisco are Air New Zealand (93%), SkyWest Airlines (88%) and United Airlines (88%).

What are the cheapest flights from Bakersfield to San Francisco?

While on average a flight from Bakersfield to San Francisco is generally $243, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $167. When looking at the most popular route, (Bakersfield Meadows Field - San Francisco), you can expect to pay $371 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Bakersfield to San Francisco

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

Top airline flying from Bakersfield to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Bakersfield to San Francisco choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
United AirlinesCheapest$127Average$237FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Bakersfield to San Francisco

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Weekly flight availability from Bakersfield to San Francisco

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Bakersfield to San Francisco
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