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

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

BFL - SFO
Price
$206 - $386
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

September

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop

Average price

$257

Average for round-trip flights in March 2021

Round-trip from

$206

From Bakersfield 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 Bakersfield to San Francisco?

Users have found that flying from Bakersfield to San Francisco on a Sunday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 7% by booking at least 35 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Bakersfield to San Francisco within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $99.

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

Flights from Bakersfield to San Francisco lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from Bakersfield to San Francisco in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $48.

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

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

Cheap flights from Bakersfield to San Francisco in March, April 2021

29 Mar - 1 Apr
$255pp
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
20 Apr - 21 Apr
$265pp
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
29 Mar - 1 Apr
$269pp
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field

Bakersfield to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

11 May - 12 May
$245pp
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
29 Mar - 1 Apr
$255pp
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
11 May - 12 May
$259pp
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Bakersfield

16 Apr - 18 Apr
$319pp
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
29 Mar - 1 Apr
$455pp
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
19 Mar - 26 Mar
$2,825pp
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Linear Air Taxi
Non-Stop
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field

Last minute flights from Bakersfield to San Francisco

12 Mar - 14 Mar
$604pp
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
12 Mar - 14 Mar
$620pp
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
12 Mar - 14 Mar
$658pp
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field

One-way flights to San Francisco from Bakersfield

2:45 am - 3:56 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 11m
BFL - SFO
United Airlines
$228
United
2:09 pm - 5:43 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
27h 34m
BFL - SFO
American Airlines
2:52 am - 1:39 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
10h 47m
BFL - SFO
Multiple Airlines
$1,451
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Flight FAQs

From Bakersfield to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from Bakersfield 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 Bakersfield 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.

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 $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Bakersfield to San Francisco for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $245, but on average you can expect to pay $304.

Are there nonstop flights from Bakersfield to San Francisco for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 5 direct flights from Bakersfield to San Francisco under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Bakersfield to San Francisco is less than $2,866.

Are there last-minute flights available from Bakersfield to San Francisco for under $700?

There are currently 5+ open flights from Bakersfield to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $700.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Bakersfield Meadows Field to San Francisco was viewed by 50 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 Bakersfield or San Francisco?

In Bakersfield, there will be less rainfall in Bakersfield compared to San Francisco over the next 9 days.

Is Bakersfield weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Temperatures around the 99 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in San Francisco is colder than in Bakersfield. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Bakersfield to San Francisco?

Departing from Bakersfield to San Francisco will take you 1h 12m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Bakersfield to San Francisco is American Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $245 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is United Airlines, starting at $319. American Airlines is priced at 13% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

$143 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from American Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on United Airlines and Linear Air Taxi, with prices starting from $228 and $2,266, respectively.

Alternative routes for Bakersfield to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Flight duration
1h 12m
Average temperature for March in San Francisco
66.2 °F
Avg rainfall for March in San Francisco
1.6 ″

Airports servicing Bakersfield

Airports servicing San Francisco

Hourly flight availability from Bakersfield to San Francisco

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Weekly flight availability
from Bakersfield to San Francisco
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
0 flights
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
0 flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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