Cheap flights from Phoenix to San Francisco (PHX - SFO)

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The best prices from Phoenix to San Francisco are usually found in April or July, booked 32 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Phoenix (PHX) to San Francisco (SFO)

PHX - SFO
Price
$147 - $208
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$147

From Phoenix to San Francisco

One-way from

$19

One-way flight from Phoenix 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 Phoenix to San Francisco?

Travelers have found that booking a Friday departure is the best way to save up to 18% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 7% by booking at least 35 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Phoenix to San Francisco within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $99.

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

August can be a great time to fly to San Francisco from Phoenix 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 Phoenix to San Francisco (PHX - SFO)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Phoenix to San Francisco in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 13% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Phoenix to San Francisco in February, March 2021

20 Mar - 23 Mar
$34pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
11 Mar - 14 Mar
$36pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
17 Mar - 22 Mar
$37pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Phoenix to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

20 Mar - 23 Mar
$34pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
11 Mar - 14 Mar
$36pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
17 Mar - 22 Mar
$37pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Phoenix

20 Mar - 23 Mar
$34pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
11 Mar - 14 Mar
$36pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
17 Mar - 22 Mar
$37pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Last minute flights from Phoenix to San Francisco

4 Mar - 8 Mar
$47pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
5 Mar - 8 Mar
$48pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
5 Mar - 7 Mar
$50pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

One-way flights to San Francisco from Phoenix

4:44 am - 5:52 am
Frontier
Nonstop
2h 08m
PHX - SFO
Frontier
4:44 am - 5:52 am
Frontier
Nonstop
2h 08m
PHX - SFO
Frontier
$24
Priceline
3:21 pm - 4:29 pm
Frontier
Nonstop
2h 08m
PHX - SFO
Frontier
$25
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Flight FAQs

From Phoenix to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from Phoenix 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 Phoenix 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 Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl to San Francisco to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Alaska Airlines and Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl to San Francisco. Policies will vary by airline.

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

American Airlines, United Airlines, and Alaska 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 Phoenix to San Francisco for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Phoenix to San Francisco for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $34, but on average you can expect to pay $58.

Are there nonstop flights from Phoenix to San Francisco for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Phoenix to San Francisco under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Phoenix to San Francisco is less than $64.

Are there last-minute flights available from Phoenix to San Francisco for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Phoenix to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $100.

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

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl to San Francisco have been viewed 121 times in the past calendar month.

How many flights depart from Phoenix to San Francisco on average per day?

Travelers can expect 6 flights from Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl to San Francisco on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 33% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 67% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Phoenix or San Francisco?

In Phoenix, there will be less rainfall in Phoenix compared to San Francisco over the next 6 days.

Is Phoenix weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 108 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in San Francisco is typically colder than in Phoenix. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Phoenix to San Francisco?

Departing from Phoenix to San Francisco will take you 1h 59m. The distance between Phoenix and San Francisco is about 653 mi. All flights are typically nonstop.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Phoenix to San Francisco round-trip from $36. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are American Airlines, from $54, and Alaska Airlines, from $59. You may be able to fly from Phoenix to San Francisco for 79% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Phoenix 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 $19. Frontier is not the only option available. At the moment, American Airlines is another option, for $30.

Alternative routes for Phoenix to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Flight duration
2h 08m
Average temperature for February in San Francisco
60.8 °F
Avg rainfall for February in San Francisco
3.6 ″

Airports servicing Phoenix

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 8 airlines flying from Phoenix to San Francisco

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Alaska Airlines
$68 $157 No cancel fee 75%
Allegiant Air
$88 $176 No cancel fee 88%
Frontier
$76 $217 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$88 $218 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$88 $225 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$97 $245 No cancel fee N/A
JSX
$158 $313 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by JSX. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Southwest
$201 $357 No cancel fee 63%

Hourly flight availability from Phoenix to San Francisco

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 50% of PHX to SFO departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 43% of PHX to SFO departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 6% of PHX to SFO departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of PHX to SFO departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Phoenix to San Francisco
Sunday
13 daily flights
Monday
13 daily flights
Tuesday
10 daily flights
Wednesday
12 daily flights
Thursday
16 daily flights
Friday
14 daily flights
Saturday
11 daily flights
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