Cheap flights from Honolulu to San Francisco (HNL - SFO)

HNL — SFO
May 19 — May 261

The best prices from Honolulu to San Francisco are usually found in January or February, booked 13 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Honolulu to San Francisco

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

HNL - SFO

Price

$318 - $434

SFO

Temperature

51.8 - 62.6 °F

SFO

Rainfall

0 - 4.4 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 12% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop
Round-trip from$318From Honolulu to San Francisco
One-way from$199One-way flight from Honolulu to San Francisco

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

Flights from Honolulu to San Francisco are found to be more expensive on Friday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to San Francisco.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Honolulu to San Francisco, book at least 14 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 1% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $358 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $370.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Honolulu to San Francisco (HNL - SFO)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Honolulu to San Francisco in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 20% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

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

The best prices found for HNL to SFO flights for May, June
Jun 2 - Aug 10
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

HNL

Honolulu

1 stop

9h 49m
$332

Multiple Airlines

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Jun 2 - Aug 11
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

5h 14m
$337

United Airlines

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Jun 2 - Aug 9
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

5h 30m
$347

United Airlines

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Deal found 12/5/22

Honolulu to San Francisco 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Honolulu found for this year
Sep 15 - Sep 19
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 01m
SFO

San Francisco

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

5h 22m
$237

United Airlines

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Sep 15 - Sep 19
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 10m
SFO

San Francisco

HNL

Honolulu

1 stop

10h 04m
$242

Hawaiian Airlines

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Sep 13 - Sep 21
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

7h 59m
SFO

San Francisco

HNL

Honolulu

1 stop

7h 45m
$246

Hawaiian Airlines

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Deal found 11/5/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Honolulu to San Francisco

Sep 15 - Sep 19
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 01m
SFO

San Francisco

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

5h 22m
$237

United Airlines

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Sep 27 - Oct 4
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

13h 18m
SFO

San Francisco

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

5h 39m
$246

United Airlines

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Sep 15 - Sep 19
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

11h 42m
SFO

San Francisco

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

5h 24m
$266

United Airlines

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  • If you’re traveling from Honolulu to San Francisco, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is United Airlines. Flights from United Airlines traveling this route typically cost $327.00 RT. This price is typically 72% more expensive than other airlines that offer Honolulu to San Francisco flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $116. The most popular departure airport in Honolulu when flying to San Francisco is Honolulu Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting San Francisco is San Francisco Airport. When flying from Honolulu to San Francisco, United Airlines flights are 9% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Hawaiian Airlines flights from Honolulu to San Francisco

Sep 15 - Sep 19
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 10m
SFO

San Francisco

HNL

Honolulu

1 stop

10h 04m
$242

Hawaiian Airlines

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Sep 13 - Sep 17
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

8h 19m
SFO

San Francisco

HNL

Honolulu

1 stop

7h 45m
$276

Hawaiian Airlines

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Oct 6 - Oct 11
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

8h 04m
SFO

San Francisco

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

5h 30m
$282

Hawaiian Airlines

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Deal found 13/5/22

  • If you’re traveling from Honolulu to San Francisco, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is Hawaiian Airlines. Flights on this route from Hawaiian Airlines typically cost $228.00 RT, a price that is 106% cheaper than the average Honolulu to San Francisco flight. The cheapest flight found was $95 RT. When traveling from Honolulu to San Francisco on Hawaiian Airlines, the most popular airport to depart from is Honolulu Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is San Francisco Airport. When flying from Honolulu to San Francisco, Hawaiian Airlines flights are 3% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Honolulu

Save time with Honolulu to San Francisco direct flight deals
Sep 15 - Sep 19
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 01m
SFO

San Francisco

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

5h 22m
$237

United Airlines

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Deal found 12/5/22

Sep 27 - Oct 4
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 13m
SFO

San Francisco

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

5h 37m
$257

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 13/5/22

Sep 23 - Oct 3
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 13m
SFO

San Francisco

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

5h 32m
$263

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 13/5/22

Last minute flights from Honolulu to San Francisco

Late deals on return flights to San Francisco from Honolulu, departing today and this week
May 19 - May 23
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 04m
SFO

San Francisco

HNL

Honolulu

1 stop

7h 41m
$432

United Airlines

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Deal found 14/5/22

May 19 - May 23
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 04m
SFO

San Francisco

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

5h 35m
$438

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 14/5/22

May 19 - May 23
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

7h 54m
SFO

San Francisco

HNL

Honolulu

1 stop

12h 39m
$444

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 14/5/22

One-way flights to San Francisco from Honolulu

The cheapest one-way flights from Honolulu to San Francisco
Sep 21
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 10m
$119

Hawaiian Airlines

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Deal found 12/5/22

Sep 21
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

7h 59m
$123

Hawaiian Airlines

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Deal found 12/5/22

Oct 3
HNL

Honolulu

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

16h 55m
$128

American Airlines

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Related info for your journey

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

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

You will need to book a flight from Honolulu to San Francisco if you want to fly from Honolulu to San Francisco. At least 8 different airlines have flights from Honolulu (HNL) to San Francisco (SFO) on a regular basis. There are 22 flights to San Francisco from the Honolulu airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from HNL to SFO to be around 5h 01m.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Honolulu to San Francisco that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, and Alaska Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Honolulu to San Francisco for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $237, but on average you can expect to pay $267.

Are there nonstop flights from Honolulu to San Francisco for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Honolulu to San Francisco under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Honolulu to San Francisco is less than $296.

Are there last-minute flights available from Honolulu to San Francisco for under $500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Honolulu to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $500.

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

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday.

How popular is this Honolulu to San Francisco flight route?

Within the past month, 17 users have taken a look at flights from Honolulu to San Francisco.

How many flights depart from Honolulu to San Francisco on average per day?

On average 13 flights depart from Honolulu to San Francisco per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Honolulu to San Francisco?

Airlines like United Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, and American Airlines fly from Honolulu to San Francisco in about 5h 01m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 4h 43m. Honolulu and San Francisco are separated by a distance of 2409 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Honolulu to San Francisco round-trip from $237. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Hawaiian Airlines, from $242, and American Airlines, from $256. These flights start at 38% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

$119 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Hawaiian Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on American Airlines and Alaska Airlines, with prices starting from $128 and $140, respectively.

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

Major Airline, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Honolulu to San Francisco.

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

Before booking your flight to San Francisco from Honolulu, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Turkish Airlines (97%), SWISS (96%), Avianca( 94%).

What are the cheapest flights from Honolulu to San Francisco?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Honolulu to San Francisco? While on average our users pay $879, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $17. The most popular route (Honolulu - San Francisco), is priced around $237.

Alternative routes for Honolulu to San Francisco

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

Top 5 airlines flying from Honolulu to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Honolulu to San Francisco choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Alaska AirlinesCheapest$95Average$228FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Hawaiian AirlinesCheapest$116Average$327FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time85%COVID-19 safety
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Sun Country AirCheapest$139Average$317FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time83%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$143Average$312FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$179Average$348FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Honolulu to San Francisco

See what time of day planes typically take off from Honolulu to San Francisco
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
59%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
28%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
12%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Honolulu to San Francisco

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Honolulu to San Francisco
Sunday24daily flights
Monday24daily flights
Tuesday20daily flights
Wednesday20daily flights
Thursday22daily flights
Friday24daily flights
Saturday26daily flights