Cheap flights from Cincinnati to San Francisco (CVG - SFO)

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The best prices from Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky to San Francisco are usually found in September or August, booked 32 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best CVG to SFO flight in 2022: compare Cincinnati to San Francisco flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco.
CVG - SFO
Price
$207 - $325
SFO
Temperature
51.8 - 62.6 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$207

From Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky to San Francisco

One-way from

$156

One-way flight from Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky 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 month to fly from Cincinnati to San Francisco?

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to San Francisco from Cincinnati. Users have commonly found prices around $252 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $157. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cincinnati to San Francisco (CVG - SFO)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Cincinnati to San Francisco in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 15% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

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

Flying to your destination on a Saturday 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 Cincinnati to San Francisco?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 29 days in advance, which can save you up to 67% on flights from Cincinnati to San Francisco compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 29 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $286. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $391.

Cheap flights from Cincinnati to San Francisco in May, June 2022

The best prices found for CVG to SFO flights for May, June
25 May - 1 Jun
$319pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
14 Jun - 5 Jul
$326pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
26 May - 1 Jun
$329pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky to San Francisco 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Cincinnati found for this year
3 Aug - 9 Aug
$271pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
26 Jul - 2 Aug
$275pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
25 Jul - 31 Jul
$276pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

Last minute flights from Cincinnati to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from Cincinnati, departing today and this week
31 May - 7 Jun
$396pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
1 Jun - 4 Jun
$422pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
2 Jun - 16 Jun
$431pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

One-way flights to San Francisco from Cincinnati

The cheapest one-way flights from Cincinnati to San Francisco
3:05 pm - 6:27 am
Sun Country Air
1 Stop
18h 22m
CVG - SFO
Sun Country Air
$156
Kiwi.com
2:00 am - 5:50 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
6h 50m
CVG - SFO
United Airlines
$158
United
5:15 pm - 3:52 am
Frontier
1 Stop
13h 37m
CVG - SFO
Frontier
$188
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Cincinnati to San Francisco

Which airlines flying from Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky to San Francisco have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Delta, American Airlines, and Frontier are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cincinnati to San Francisco for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $271, but on average you can expect to pay $287.

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

There are currently 20+ open flights from Cincinnati to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $400.

How popular is this Cincinnati to San Francisco flight route?

The Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky to San Francisco flight path was viewed by 27 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Cincinnati to San Francisco is Frontier. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $271 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Sun Country Air and American Airlines, starting at $285 and $313 round-trip.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Frontier, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $122. Sun Country Air flights start at $134 while deals on United Airlines start at $158 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from Cincinnati to San Francisco?

While on average a flight from Cincinnati to San Francisco is generally $1,308, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $106. When looking at the most popular route, (Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky - San Francisco), you can expect to pay $283 for that flight.

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

Before booking your flight from Cincinnati to San Francisco check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or JetBlue.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for San Francisco, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to San Francisco from Cincinnati?

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to San Francisco.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky are not required to quarantine after entering San Francisco.

Do I need a test to fly back to Cincinnati from San Francisco?

Returning to Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky from San Francisco

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to quarantine after entering Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky.

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Alternative routes for Cincinnati to San Francisco

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

Destination information for San Francisco

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Cincinnati to San Francisco.
Average temperature for May in San Francisco
69.8 °F
Avg rainfall for May in San Francisco
0.6 ″

Airports servicing Cincinnati

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 9 airlines flying from Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Cincinnati 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
Juneyao Airlines
$14 $21 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Frontier
$113 $247 No cancel fee 62%
Alaska Airlines
$158 $419 No cancel fee 75%
JetBlue
$168 $266 No cancel fee 62%
Sun Country Air
$172 $360 No cancel fee 83%
American Airlines
$223 $433 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$257 $409 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$274 $426 No cancel fee 69%
Breeze Airways
$295 $480 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Breeze Airways. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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