Cheap flights from Nashville to San Francisco (BNA - SFO)

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The best prices from Nashville Intl to San Francisco are usually found in August or July, booked 51 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Nashville (BNA) to San Francisco (SFO)

All the information you need to plan the best BNA to SFO flight in 2022: compare Nashville to San Francisco flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco.
BNA - SFO
Price
$235 - $367
SFO
Temperature
51.8 - 62.6 °F
SFO
Precipitation
0 - 4.4 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$235

From Nashville Intl to San Francisco

One-way from

$58

One-way flight from Nashville Intl to San Francisco

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Nashville to San Francisco (BNA - SFO)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Nashville to San Francisco at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 52% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

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

Travelers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 45% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to San Francisco from Nashville average $316. You can even find prices in August for less than $316, as users have found deals to San Francisco from as low as $109. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to San Francisco from Nashville. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 16%.

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

To save up to 30% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 51 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Nashville to San Francisco from $331 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $392 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

Cheap flights from Nashville to San Francisco in January, February 2022

The best prices found for BNA to SFO flights for January, February
11 Feb - 13 Feb
$129pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl
12 Feb - 13 Feb
$139pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl
16 Feb - 23 Feb
$144pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl

Nashville Intl to San Francisco 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Nashville found for this year
11 Feb - 13 Feb
$129pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl
12 Feb - 13 Feb
$139pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl
16 Feb - 23 Feb
$144pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Nashville

Save time with Nashville to San Francisco direct flight deals
24 Feb - 28 Feb
$258pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BNA
Nashville Intl
7 Feb - 28 Feb
$265pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BNA
Nashville Intl
11 Feb - 13 Feb
$272pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BNA
Nashville Intl

Last minute flights from Nashville to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from Nashville, departing today and this week
7 Feb - 16 Feb
$154pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl
7 Feb - 27 Feb
$157pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl
7 Feb - 23 Feb
$165pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl

One-way flights to San Francisco from Nashville

The cheapest one-way flights from Nashville to San Francisco
1:51 pm - 7:04 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
7h 13m
BNA - SFO
Frontier
$58
Flights by SU
10:52 am - 7:04 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
10h 12m
BNA - SFO
Frontier
$63
Flights by SU
4:00 pm - 3:42 am
Frontier
1 Stop
13h 42m
BNA - SFO
Frontier
$67
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Nashville</span> to <span class="emphasized">San Francisco</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Nashville to San Francisco

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

If you wish to fly to San Francisco from Nashville, then you need to book flights from Nashville Intl to San Francisco. There is 1 flight from Nashville Intl (BNA) to San Francisco (SFO) per day to choose from. Flights to San Francisco from Nashville Intl are available from 7 different airlines, which means you should have some options if you want to compare airfare deals. 4h 40m is how long a nonstop flight from Nashville to San Francisco typically takes.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, and Frontier flying from Nashville Intl to San Francisco have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Nashville to San Francisco for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $129, but on average you can expect to pay $159.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Nashville to San Francisco under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Nashville to San Francisco is less than $328.

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

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

How popular is this Nashville to San Francisco flight route?

Within the past month, 166 users have taken a look at flights from Nashville Intl to San Francisco.

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

Flying on Frontier is currently your cheapest option to San Francisco, with prices starting at $129. Frontier is currently priced 59% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

When booking a flight from Nashville to San Francisco, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Nashville to San Francisco?

On average you can expect to pay $675 for a flight from Nashville to San Francisco. The cheapest flight overall is $43 while the most popular route, (Nashville Intl - San Francisco) is currently priced at $170.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for San Francisco, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to San Francisco from Nashville?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to San Francisco within the United States

Most visitors from Nashville Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter San Francisco.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Nashville Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to San Francisco.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Nashville Intl are not required to quarantine after entering San Francisco.

Do I need a test to fly back to Nashville from San Francisco?

Returning to Nashville Intl from San Francisco

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Nashville Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to quarantine after entering Nashville Intl.

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Alternative routes for Nashville 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 Nashville to San Francisco.
Average temperature for January in San Francisco
59.0 °F
Avg rainfall for January in San Francisco
2.2 ″

Airports servicing Nashville

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 6 airlines flying from Nashville Intl to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Nashville 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
American Airlines
$67 $268 No cancel fee 71%
Frontier
$108 $272 No cancel fee 62%
Alaska Airlines
$108 $268 No cancel fee 75%
United Airlines
$118 $317 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$127 $323 No cancel fee N/A
Sun Country Air
$141 $269 No cancel fee 83%

Hourly flight availability from Nashville to San Francisco

See what time of day planes typically take off from Nashville towards San Francisco.
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 54% of BNA to SFO departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 46% of BNA to SFO departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 0% of BNA to SFO departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of BNA to SFO departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Nashville to San Francisco
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Nashville to San Francisco.
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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