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

$161

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 35 days in advance, which can save you up to 7% on flights from Madison to San Francisco compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 35 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 $99. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $105.

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

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to San Francisco from Madison. Prices for August average $108 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $48. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a August flight can save you 17% on your journey compared to booking in August

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 March, April 2021

30 Apr - 6 May
$88pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSN
Madison Truax Field
4 Apr - 7 Apr
$93pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSN
Madison Truax Field
6 Apr - 18 Apr
$99pp
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

30 Apr - 6 May
$88pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSN
Madison Truax Field
1 May - 6 May
$93pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSN
Madison Truax Field
6 Apr - 18 Apr
$99pp
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

30 Apr - 3 May
$437pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSN
Madison Truax Field
19 Jun - 23 Jun
$477pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
MSN
Madison Truax Field
29 Jun - 3 Jul
$485pp
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

14 Mar - 17 Mar
$151pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSN
Madison Truax Field
13 Mar - 15 Mar
$160pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSN
Madison Truax Field
13 Mar - 17 Mar
$181pp
MSN
Madison Truax Field
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSN
Madison Truax Field

One-way flights to San Francisco from Madison

5:00 am - 6:22 am
Sun Country Air
2 Stops
27h 22m
MSN - SFO
Sun Country Air
7:35 am - 5:53 pm
Alaska Airlines
2 Stops
12h 18m
MSN - SFO
Alaska Airlines
$207
CheapFlights
1:27 pm - 8:07 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
8h 40m
MSN - SFO
Frontier
$225
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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 $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Madison to San Francisco for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $88, but on average you can expect to pay $151.

Are there nonstop flights from Madison to San Francisco for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 17 direct flights from Madison to San Francisco under $500. A good price for a nonstop flight from Madison to San Francisco is less than $755.

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

There are currently 20+ 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 same as in San Francisco. You can expect this to be the case over the next 15 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 Frontier fly from Madison to San Francisco in about 7h 23m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to .

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Madison to San Francisco round-trip?

Frontier, at $88, was found to be the cheapest airline from Madison to San Francisco.. You may be able to fly from Madison to San Francisco for 78% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

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 $50. Alaska Airlines flights start at $118 while deals on Sun Country Air start at $161 one-way.

Alternative routes for Madison to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Average temperature for March in San Francisco
66.2 °F
Avg rainfall for March in San Francisco
1.6 ″

Airports servicing Madison

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 4 airlines flying from Madison to San Francisco

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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