Cheap flights from Phoenix to San Francisco (SFO)

PHX — SFO
Aug 16 — Aug 231

The best prices from Phoenix to San Francisco are usually found in October or September, booked 30 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Saturday

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

All the information you need to plan the best PH1 to SFO flight in 2022: compare Phoenix to San Francisco flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco.

PHX - SFO

Price

$97 - $217

SFO

Temperature

51.8 - 62.6 °F

SFO

Rainfall

0 - 4.4 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 34% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop
Round-trip from$97From Phoenix to San Francisco
One-way from$49One-way flight from Phoenix to San Francisco

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?

To save up to 29% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 27 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Phoenix to San Francisco from $139 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $170 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

October can be a great time to fly to San Francisco from Phoenix with a flight ticket averaging about $144. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of October 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)?

It’s optimal to fly from Phoenix to San Francisco in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 15% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Phoenix to San Francisco in August, September 2022

The best prices found for Phoenix to SFO flights for August, September
Sep 3 - Sep 7
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
$68

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Aug 17 - Aug 19
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 11m
$78

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Sep 16 - Sep 19
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 10m
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

1 stop

15h 50m
$79

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Phoenix to San Francisco 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Phoenix found for this year
Sep 3 - Sep 7
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
$68

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Aug 17 - Aug 19
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 11m
$78

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Sep 16 - Sep 19
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 10m
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

1 stop

15h 50m
$79

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Cheap Frontier flights from Phoenix to San Francisco

Sep 3 - Sep 7
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
$68

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Aug 17 - Aug 19
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 11m
$78

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Sep 16 - Sep 19
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 10m
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

1 stop

15h 50m
$79

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Phoenix to San Francisco

Oct 25 - Oct 25
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
$92

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Sep 16 - Sep 19
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 03m
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 03m
$98

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Sep 2 - Sep 3
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

25h 18m
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 02m
$110

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Phoenix

Save time with Phoenix to San Francisco direct flight deals
Sep 3 - Sep 7
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
$68

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Sep 16 - Sep 19
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 10m
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
$83

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Oct 1 - Oct 5
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 10m
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 05m
$87

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Last minute flights from Phoenix to San Francisco

Late deals on return flights to San Francisco from Phoenix, departing today and this week
Aug 17 - Aug 19
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 11m
$78

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Aug 19 - Aug 22
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

1 stop

14h 58m
$84

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Aug 19 - Aug 20
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Nonstop

2h 11m
$94

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

One-way flights to San Francisco from Phoenix

The cheapest one-way flights from Phoenix to San Francisco
Aug 19
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 05m
$33

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Aug 26
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

2h 05m
$34

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Sep 7
PHX

Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

9h 17m
$42

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

San Francisco (SFO), located 11.8 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Phoenix to San Francisco. 10 airlines have flights to San Francisco from Phoenix on a regular basis. Booking flights from Phoenix to San Francisco should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 28 inbound flights from Phoenix per day.

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

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

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 Frontier for just $68, but on average you can expect to pay $93.

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 $95.

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?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Phoenix to San Francisco flight route?

Within the past month, 121 users have taken a look at flights from Phoenix to San Francisco.

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

Travelers can expect 9 flights from Phoenix to San Francisco on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 33% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 33% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 33% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Phoenix to San Francisco?

A quick flight from Phoenix to San Francisco can take about 2h 05m. Frontier provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $68. Phoenix and San Francisco are separated by a distance of 653 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

Currently priced at $68, Frontier will fly you from Phoenix to San Francisco and back. In addition to Frontier, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on United Airlines for as low as $92. Frontier is priced at 52% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Phoenix to San Francisco are Frontier ($33), United Airlines ($49), and Alaska Airlines ($69).

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

Consider American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Delta when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Phoenix to San Francisco.

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

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Phoenix to San Francisco consider choosing SkyWest Airlines (100%), ANA (95%) or Air Canada (91%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Phoenix to San Francisco?

The cheapest flight price from Phoenix to San Francisco is $54. On average you can expect to pay $259. The most popular route, (Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl - San Francisco), can usually be booked for $79.

Alternative routes for Phoenix to San Francisco

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 8 airlines flying from Phoenix to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Phoenix 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$24FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$34Average$91FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$56Average$157FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$63Average$162FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$68Average$247FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Allegiant AirCheapest$75Average$122FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time88%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$104Average$237FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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JSXCheapest$158Average$313FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Phoenix to San Francisco

See what time of day planes typically take off from Phoenix to San Francisco
7%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
42%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
33%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
18%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Phoenix to San Francisco

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Phoenix to San Francisco
Sunday23daily flights
Monday28daily flights
Tuesday31daily flights
Wednesday29daily flights
Thursday32daily flights
Friday32daily flights
Saturday26daily flights