Cheap flights from Rapid City to San Francisco (RAP - SFO)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Rapid City (RAP) to San Francisco (SFO)

All the information you need to plan the best RAP to SFO flight in 2021: compare Rapid City to San Francisco flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Rapid City to San Francisco?

Leaving on a Tuesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 48% on the overall cost on flights from Rapid City to San Francisco.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Rapid City to San Francisco, book at least 35 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 7% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $99 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $105.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Rapid City to San Francisco?

August can be a great time to fly to San Francisco from Rapid City 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 Rapid City to San Francisco (RAP - SFO)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Rapid City to San Francisco in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 9% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Rapid City to San Francisco in May, June 2021

The best prices found for RAP to SFO flights for May, June
3 Jun - 10 Jun
$333pp
RAP
Rapid City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
29 Jun - 7 Jul
$337pp
RAP
Rapid City
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
30 May - 3 Jun
$339pp
RAP
Rapid City
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City

Rapid City to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Rapid City found for this year
3 Jun - 10 Jun
$333pp
RAP
Rapid City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
29 Jun - 7 Jul
$337pp
RAP
Rapid City
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City
30 May - 3 Jun
$339pp
RAP
Rapid City
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RAP
Rapid City

Last minute flights from Rapid City to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from Rapid City, departing today and this week
20 May - 23 May
$530pp
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
   
2 STOPS
RAP
Rapid City
20 May - 23 May
$541pp
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
   
2 STOPS
RAP
Rapid City
20 May - 23 May
$561pp
RAP
Rapid City
Delta
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
   
2 STOPS
RAP
Rapid City

One-way flights to San Francisco from Rapid City

The cheapest one-way flights from Rapid City to San Francisco
6:03 am - 4:46 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
23h 43m
RAP - SFO
Multiple Airlines
$187
Kiwi.com
3:20 am - 4:49 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
14h 29m
RAP - SFO
United Airlines
$253
United
12:33 pm - 6:11 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
18h 38m
RAP - SFO
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Rapid City to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from Rapid City 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 Rapid City 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.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Rapid City to San Francisco have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Rapid City to San Francisco for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Rapid City to San Francisco for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $265, but on average you can expect to pay $350.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Rapid City 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 Rapid City to San Francisco for under $600?

There are currently 5+ open flights from Rapid City to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $600.

Does it rain more in Rapid City or San Francisco?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Rapid City is typically greater than that of San Francisco. We can gather that this will continue over the next 15 days.

Is Rapid City weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Expect the weather to be around 91 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in San Francisco is generally colder than in Rapid City.

How long is the flight from Rapid City to San Francisco?

Departing from Rapid City to San Francisco will take you 5h. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

According to our current data, American Airlines ($335), Delta ($358), and United Airlines ($370) offers the cheapest pricing from Rapid City to San Francisco. You may be able to fly from Rapid City to San Francisco for 7% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with United Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $251. United Airlines is not the only option available. At the moment, American Airlines is another option, for $261.

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

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