Cheap flights from Michigan to San Francisco (SFO)

DTW — SFO
Oct 10 — Oct 171

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Michigan to San Francisco at least 40 days early can save you up to 30% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 40 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Michigan to San Francisco for as little as $559 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $684 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Flights from Michigan to San Francisco lean towards being more expensive in July. Prices are generally better when you fly from Michigan to San Francisco in January, with the cheapest ticket starting at $244.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Michigan to San Francisco (MI - SFO)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Michigan to San Francisco as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Michigan to San Francisco in October, November 2022

The best prices found for Michigan to SFO flights for October, November
Oct 30 - Oct 31
GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

14h 35m
SFO

San Francisco

GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

1 stop

15h 12m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Oct 31 - Nov 2
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

14h 51m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

9h 12m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Oct 25 - Nov 2
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 51m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 54m
$166

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Michigan to San Francisco 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Michigan found for this year
Oct 30 - Oct 31
GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

14h 35m
SFO

San Francisco

GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

1 stop

15h 12m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Oct 31 - Nov 2
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

14h 51m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

9h 12m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Dec 6 - Dec 7
GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

8h 09m
SFO

San Francisco

GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

1 stop

18h 45m
$165

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Michigan to San Francisco

Dec 3 - Dec 5
FNT

Flint Bishop

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

10h 15m
SFO

San Francisco

FNT

Flint Bishop

1 stop

14h 16m
$352

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/5/22

Dec 3 - Dec 5
FNT

Flint Bishop

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

10h 15m
SFO

San Francisco

FNT

Flint Bishop

2 stops

13h 21m
$356

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/5/22

Jan 5 - Jan 10
FNT

Flint Bishop

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

14h 03m
SFO

San Francisco

FNT

Flint Bishop

1 stop

12h 45m
$377

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Cheap Frontier flights from Michigan to San Francisco

Oct 30 - Oct 31
GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

14h 35m
SFO

San Francisco

GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

1 stop

15h 12m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Dec 6 - Dec 7
GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

8h 09m
SFO

San Francisco

GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

1 stop

18h 45m
$165

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Dec 8 - Dec 12
GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

8h 09m
SFO

San Francisco

GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

1 stop

18h 45m
$166

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Michigan

Save time with Michigan to San Francisco direct flight deals
Oct 28 - Oct 31
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 17m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 26m
$498

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Oct 26 - Oct 31
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 17m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 26m
$518

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/5/22

Feb 24 - Mar 4
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

5h 16m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Nonstop

4h 28m
$523

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/5/22

Last minute flights from Michigan to San Francisco

Late deals on return flights to San Francisco from Michigan, departing today and this week
Oct 15 - Oct 21
GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

7h 10m
SFO

San Francisco

GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

1 stop

18h 41m
$184

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Oct 11 - Nov 1
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

15h 03m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

8h 00m
$184

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Oct 10 - Oct 19
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 34m
SFO

San Francisco

DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

1 stop

7h 54m
$186

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

One-way flights to San Francisco from Michigan

The cheapest one-way flights from Michigan to San Francisco
Oct 15
GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

7h 10m
$80

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/2/22

Nov 1
GRR

Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

20h 38m
$86

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/4/22

Oct 10
DTW

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

22h 59m
$86

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/3/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly into for flights to San Francisco from Michigan?

San Francisco (SFO) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Michigan to San Francisco. It is only a 11.8 mi journey from San Francisco (SFO) to San Francisco’s city center.

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

Delta, United Airlines, 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 Michigan to San Francisco for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Michigan to San Francisco for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $164, but on average you can expect to pay $174.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Michigan to San Francisco under $500. A good price for a nonstop flight from Michigan to San Francisco is less than $581.

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

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

What are the most popular routes from Michigan to San Francisco?

The most popular flight routes from Michigan to San Francisco are Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - San Francisco, Grand Rapids Gerald R. Ford Intl - San Francisco and Kalamazoo Intl - San Francisco.

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

Undisclosed Carrier, Endeavor Airlines and American Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Michigan to San Francisco.

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

Before booking your flight to San Francisco from Michigan, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Virgin Atlantic (96%), Air France (93%), Korean Air( 92%).

What are the cheapest flights from Michigan to San Francisco?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Michigan to San Francisco? While on average our users pay $1,187, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $160. The most popular route (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - San Francisco), is priced around $201.

Departure points for flights from Michigan to San Francisco

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Top 8 airlines flying from Michigan to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Michigan 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$16Average$20FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$127Average$279FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$128Average$249FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$137Average$586FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$139Average$369FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$230Average$553FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$284Average$694FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$284Average$540FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Michigan to San Francisco

See what time of day planes typically take off from Michigan to San Francisco
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46%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
8%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
45%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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