Cheap flights from Milwaukee to San Francisco (MKE - SFO)

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The best prices from Milwaukee to San Francisco are usually found in August or September, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Milwaukee (MKE) to San Francisco (SFO)

All the information you need to plan the best MKE to SFO flight in 2021: compare Milwaukee to San Francisco flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco.
MKE - SFO
Price
$264 - $362
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 10% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$264

From Milwaukee to San Francisco

One-way from

$203

One-way flight from Milwaukee 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 Milwaukee to San Francisco?

Users have found that leaving on a Friday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 16% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

August can be a great time to fly to San Francisco from Milwaukee with a flight ticket averaging about $108. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $48. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Milwaukee to San Francisco (MKE - SFO)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Milwaukee to San Francisco in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 23% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Milwaukee to San Francisco in May, June 2021

The best prices found for MKE to SFO flights for May, June
26 Jun - 29 Jun
$255pp
MKE
Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MKE
Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell
26 Jun - 30 Jun
$267pp
MKE
Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MKE
Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell
17 May - 25 May
$275pp
MKE
Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MKE
Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell

Milwaukee to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Milwaukee found for this year
21 Aug - 25 Aug
$233pp
MKE
Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MKE
Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell
19 Aug - 22 Aug
$244pp
MKE
Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MKE
Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell
26 Jun - 29 Jun
$255pp
MKE
Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MKE
Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell

Last minute flights from Milwaukee to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from Milwaukee, departing today and this week
26 May - 8 Jun
$318pp
MKE
Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MKE
Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell
26 May - 9 Jun
$321pp
MKE
Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MKE
Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell
22 May - 12 Jun
$322pp
MKE
Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MKE
Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell

One-way flights to San Francisco from Milwaukee

The cheapest one-way flights from Milwaukee to San Francisco
6:09 pm - 4:45 am
Frontier
1 Stop
12h 36m
MKE - SFO
Frontier
$203
CheapOair
10:40 am - 7:35 pm
Alaska Airlines
1 Stop
10h 55m
MKE - SFO
Alaska Airlines
$204
Travelgenio
8:41 am - 6:13 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
11h 32m
MKE - SFO
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Milwaukee to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from Milwaukee 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 Milwaukee 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 Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell to San Francisco to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alaska Airlines is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell to San Francisco include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Milwaukee Milwaukee-Mitchell 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 Milwaukee to San Francisco for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Milwaukee to San Francisco for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $233, but on average you can expect to pay $282.

Are there nonstop flights from Milwaukee to San Francisco for under $200 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Milwaukee to San Francisco, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Milwaukee to San Francisco for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Milwaukee to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $400.

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

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday.

Does it rain more in Milwaukee or San Francisco?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Milwaukee is typically greater than that of San Francisco. We can gather that this will continue over the next 17 days.

Is Milwaukee weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 82 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in San Francisco is generally colder than in Milwaukee. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Milwaukee to San Francisco?

Departing from Milwaukee to San Francisco will take you 6h 35m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Currently priced at $283, Frontier will fly you from Milwaukee to San Francisco and back. In addition to Frontier, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from United Airlines and American Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $303 and $310, respectively. Frontier is 13% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Frontier. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $145. Users have also found prices from $157 and $179 on Frontier and United Airlines, respectively.

Alternative routes for Milwaukee 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 Milwaukee to San Francisco.
Average temperature for May in San Francisco
69.8 °F
Avg rainfall for May in San Francisco
0.6 ″

Airports servicing Milwaukee

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 6 airlines flying from Milwaukee to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Milwaukee 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
Alaska Airlines
$131 $212 No cancel fee 75%
Frontier
$107 $250 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$147 $334 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$147 $335 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$150 $344 No cancel fee N/A
Southwest
$390 $520 No cancel fee 63%
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