Cheap flights from Denver to San Francisco (DEN - SFO)

DEN — SFO
Dec 4 — Dec 111

The best prices from Denver Intl to San Francisco are usually found in January or February, booked 45 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Friday and return on a Saturday

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

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

DEN - SFO

Price

$162 - $316

SFO

Temperature

51.8 - 62.6 °F

SFO

Rainfall

0 - 4.4 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 31% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop
Average price$212Average for round-trip flights in November 2022
Round-trip from$162From Denver Intl to San Francisco

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

Leaving on a Friday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 42% on the overall cost on flights from Denver to San Francisco.

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

To save up to 27% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 42 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Denver to San Francisco from $214 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $269 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Our data shows that January tends to be the cheapest month to fly to San Francisco from Denver. Users have commonly found prices around $216 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $98. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Denver to San Francisco (DEN - SFO)?

It’s optimal to fly from Denver to San Francisco in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 37% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Denver to San Francisco in November, December 2022

The best prices found for DEN to SFO flights for November, December
Dec 13 - Dec 14
DEN

Denver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 56m
SFO

San Francisco

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
$60

Frontier

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Deal found 11/27

Dec 13 - Dec 14
DEN

Denver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 58m
SFO

San Francisco

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
$61

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Dec 8 - Dec 13
DEN

Denver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 58m
SFO

San Francisco

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 36m
$70

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Denver to San Francisco 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Denver found for this year
Dec 13 - Dec 14
DEN

Denver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 56m
SFO

San Francisco

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
$60

Frontier

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Deal found 11/27

Dec 13 - Dec 14
DEN

Denver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 58m
SFO

San Francisco

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
$61

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Dec 8 - Dec 13
DEN

Denver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 58m
SFO

San Francisco

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 36m
$70

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Cheap Frontier flights from Denver to San Francisco

Dec 8 - Dec 13
DEN

Denver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 58m
SFO

San Francisco

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 36m
$70

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 6 - Dec 10
DEN

Denver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 56m
SFO

San Francisco

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 36m
$80

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Dec 8 - Dec 10
DEN

Denver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 56m
SFO

San Francisco

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 36m
$90

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Denver

Save time with Denver to San Francisco direct flight deals
Dec 13 - Dec 14
DEN

Denver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 56m
SFO

San Francisco

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
$60

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 13 - Dec 14
DEN

Denver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 58m
SFO

San Francisco

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
$61

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Dec 10 - Dec 14
DEN

Denver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 58m
SFO

San Francisco

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
$70

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Last minute flights from Denver to San Francisco

Late deals on return flights to San Francisco from Denver, departing today and this week
Dec 8 - Dec 13
DEN

Denver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 58m
SFO

San Francisco

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 36m
$70

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 6 - Dec 10
DEN

Denver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 56m
SFO

San Francisco

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 36m
$80

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Dec 8 - Dec 10
DEN

Denver Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 56m
SFO

San Francisco

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 36m
$90

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Related info for your journey

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

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

If you book a flight from Denver to San Francisco, you will be flying from Denver Intl to San Francisco. Flights to San Francisco (SFO) from Denver Intl (DEN) take 2h 39m for a nonstop flight. There are 21 flights from Denver Intl to San Francisco per day from 7 airlines.

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

United Airlines, Frontier, and Juneyao Airlines 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.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Denver to San Francisco under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Denver to San Francisco is less than $90.

Are there last-minute flights available from Denver to San Francisco for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Denver to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $100.

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

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

How popular is this Denver to San Francisco flight route?

The Denver Intl to San Francisco flight path was viewed by 142 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 Denver to San Francisco on average per day?

28 flight departures from Denver to San Francisco per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 32% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 46% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 21% of flight departures

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

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

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

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Denver to San Francisco are ANA (95%), Air New Zealand (91%) and Air Canada (91%).

What are the cheapest flights from Denver to San Francisco?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Denver to San Francisco? While on average our users pay $498, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $50. The most popular route (Denver Intl - San Francisco), is priced around $103.

Alternative routes for Denver to San Francisco

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

Top 6 airlines flying from Denver to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Denver to San Francisco choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$14Average$22FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$70Average$180FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$91Average$136FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$127Average$309FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$150Average$280FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$191Average$466FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Denver to San Francisco

See what time of day planes typically take off from Denver to San Francisco
7%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
32%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
40%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
21%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Denver to San Francisco

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Denver to San Francisco
Sunday24daily flights
Monday31daily flights
Tuesday45daily flights
Wednesday11daily flights
Thursday6daily flights
Friday19daily flights
Saturday16daily flights