Cheap flights from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco (IAH - SFO)

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The best prices from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco are usually found in August or July, booked 29 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
George Bush Intercontinental (IAH) to San Francisco (SFO)

All the information you need to plan the best IAH to SFO flight in 2021: compare George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco.
IAH - SFO
Price
$198 - $425
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 46% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$198

From George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco

One-way from

$116

One-way flight from George Bush Intercontinental 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 George Bush Intercontinental 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 George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco?

To save up to 7% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 35 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco from $99 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $105 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to San Francisco from George Bush Intercontinental. Users have commonly found prices around $108 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $48. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco (IAH - SFO)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 12% on airfare.

Cheap flights from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco in May, June 2021

The best prices found for IAH to SFO flights for May, June
18 May - 24 May
$186pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
21 May - 24 May
$200pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
25 May - 29 May
$204pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from George Bush Intercontinental found for this year
18 May - 24 May
$186pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
21 May - 24 May
$200pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
25 May - 29 May
$204pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from George Bush Intercontinental

Save time with George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco direct flight deals
29 Sep - 7 Oct
$213pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
20 Aug - 23 Aug
$233pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
17 Sep - 19 Sep
$253pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Last minute flights from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from George Bush Intercontinental, departing today and this week
21 May - 24 May
$200pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
25 May - 29 May
$204pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
25 May - 28 May
$206pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

One-way flights to San Francisco from George Bush Intercontinental

The cheapest one-way flights from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco
10:15 am - 4:47 pm
Delta
1 Stop
8h 32m
IAH - SFO
Delta
$116
Delta
2:45 am - 7:58 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
19h 13m
IAH - SFO
Frontier
$141
Kiwi.com
2:00 am - 7:48 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
7h 48m
IAH - SFO
Multiple Airlines
$146
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from Houston 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 Houston 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 Houston George Bush Intcntl to San Francisco to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alaska Airlines is one of them. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Houston George Bush Intcntl to San Francisco. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Houston George Bush Intcntl to San Francisco have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Houston George Bush Intcntl to San Francisco have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, American Airlines, and Frontier are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

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

You will need to book a flight from Houston George Bush Intcntl to San Francisco if you want to fly from Houston to San Francisco. At least 7 different airlines have flights from George Bush Intcntl (IAH) to San Francisco (SFO) on a regular basis. There are 9 flights to San Francisco from the Houston airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from IAH to SFO to be around 3h 49m.

Can I find flights from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $204, but on average you can expect to pay $228.

Are there nonstop flights from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco is less than $365.

Are there last-minute flights available from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $200.

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

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

The Houston George Bush Intcntl to San Francisco flight path was viewed by 126 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 George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco on average per day?

11 flight departures from Houston George Bush Intcntl to San Francisco per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 73% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 27% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Houston or San Francisco?

In Houston, there will be greater rainfall in Houston compared to San Francisco over the next 12 days.

Is Houston weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 86 °F on average in the month of August. The temperature in San Francisco is typically colder than in Houston. 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 George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco?

There are many flights that can get you from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco in 4h 06m. Fly via United Airlines, American Airlines, or Delta to get the fastest option. Airlines will cover a distance of 1641 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco is United Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $213 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Frontier and Delta, starting at $216 and $231 round-trip. You may be able to fly from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco for 41% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from George Bush Intercontinental 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 $99. Delta flights start at $116 while deals on United Airlines start at $128 one-way.

Alternative routes for George Bush Intercontinental 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 George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco.
Flight duration
4h 07m
Average temperature for May in San Francisco
69.8 °F
Avg rainfall for May in San Francisco
0.6 ″

Airports servicing Houston

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 6 airlines flying from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from George Bush Intercontinental 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
American Airlines
$77 $251 No cancel fee 71%
Spirit Airlines
$126 $254 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$102 $261 No cancel fee N/A
Frontier
$119 $267 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$335 $443 No cancel fee 69%
Alaska Airlines
$189 $553 No cancel fee 75%

Hourly flight availability from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco

See what time of day planes typically take off from George Bush Intercontinental towards San Francisco.
Morning 6 AM to noon 52% of IAH to SFO departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 30% of IAH to SFO departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 17% of IAH to SFO departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of IAH to SFO departures
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6 AM
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Weekly flight availability
from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from George Bush Intercontinental to San Francisco.
Sunday
7 daily flights
Monday
12 daily flights
Tuesday
9 daily flights
Wednesday
9 daily flights
Thursday
9 daily flights
Friday
11 daily flights
Saturday
11 daily flights
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