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Cheap flights from Madison to San Francisco (MSN - SFO)

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The best prices from Madison to San Francisco are usually found in August or June, booked 49 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Madison (MSN) to San Francisco (SFO)

MSN - SFO
Price
$281 - $494
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$281

From Madison to San Francisco

One-way from

$162

One-way flight from Madison 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 Madison to San Francisco?

Flights from Madison to San Francisco are found to be more expensive on Saturday. 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 Madison 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 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 99% on flights from Madison to San Francisco compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 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 $416. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $638.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Madison to San Francisco (MSN - SFO)?

When flying from Madison to San Francisco, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 24% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Madison to San Francisco in December, January 2021

The best prices found for MSN to SFO flights for December, January
22 Dec - 30 Dec
$157pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSN
Madison Truax Field
22 Dec - 30 Dec
$159pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSN
Madison Truax Field
10 Dec - 12 Dec
$172pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSN
Madison Truax Field

Madison to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Madison found for this year
22 Dec - 30 Dec
$157pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSN
Madison Truax Field
22 Dec - 30 Dec
$159pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSN
Madison Truax Field
10 Dec - 12 Dec
$172pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSN
Madison Truax Field

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Madison

Save time with Madison to San Francisco direct flight deals
6 Jan - 15 Jan
$399pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSN
Madison Truax Field
3 Apr - 11 Apr
$429pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSN
Madison Truax Field
10 Jan - 13 Jan
$737pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSN
Madison Truax Field

Last minute flights from Madison to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from Madison, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 12 Dec
$172pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSN
Madison Truax Field
10 Dec - 12 Dec
$191pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
MSN
Madison Truax Field
10 Dec - 12 Dec
$192pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
MSN
Madison Truax Field

One-way flights to San Francisco from Madison

The cheapest one-way flights from Madison to San Francisco
10:31 am - 3:45 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
19h 14m
MSN - SFO
Multiple Airlines
$162
Gotogate
2:43 pm - 11:13 am
Frontier
1 Stop
22h 30m
MSN - SFO
Frontier
6:09 am - 3:09 pm
Delta
1 Stop
11h 00m
MSN - SFO
Delta
$217
Delta

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Madison to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from Madison 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 Madison 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 Madison Truax Field to San Francisco to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Madison Truax Field to San Francisco are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Madison Truax Field to San Francisco have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

United Airlines, Delta, and American 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.

Can I find flights from Madison to San Francisco for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Madison to San Francisco for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $138, but on average you can expect to pay $194.

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

Cheapflights has at least 3 direct flights from Madison to San Francisco under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Madison to San Francisco is less than $521.

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

There are currently 18+ open flights from Madison to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 34 users have taken a look at flights from Madison Truax Field to San Francisco.

Does it rain more in Madison or San Francisco?

Expected rainfall in Madison is more than in San Francisco. You can expect this to be the case over the next 13 days.

Is Madison weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Expect the weather to be around 84 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in San Francisco is generally colder than in Madison.

How long is the flight from Madison to San Francisco?

Airlines like Delta, Frontier, and United Airlines fly from Madison to San Francisco in about 6h 40m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 9h 20m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Frontier, at $169, was found to be the cheapest airline from Madison to San Francisco. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be United Airlines. You may be able to fly from Madison to San Francisco for 57% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Madison 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 $34. Sun Country Air flights start at $109 while deals on American Airlines start at $167 one-way.

Alternative routes for Madison to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Madison to San Francisco
Average temperature for December in San Francisco
59.0 °F
Avg rainfall for December in San Francisco
4.7 ″

Airports servicing Madison

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 4 airlines from Madison to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Madison 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
Frontier
$122 $251 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$168 $433 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$217 $451 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$359 $494 No cancel fee 69%
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