Cheap flights from Reno to San Francisco (RNO - SFO)

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The best prices from Reno to San Francisco are usually found in August or April, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

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

All the information you need to plan the best RNO to SFO flight in 2021: compare Reno to San Francisco flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco.
RNO - SFO
Price
$147 - $321
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 38% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$147

From Reno to San Francisco

One-way from

$132

One-way flight from Reno 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 Reno to San Francisco?

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 35%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Reno 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 Reno to San Francisco within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $99.

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

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Reno to San Francisco is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 10% on airfare.

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

The best prices found for RNO to SFO flights for May, June
8 Jun - 9 Jun
$183pp
RNO
Reno
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
RNO
Reno
29 May - 6 Jun
$184pp
RNO
Reno
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RNO
Reno
26 May - 29 May
$185pp
RNO
Reno
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
RNO
Reno

Reno to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Reno found for this year
28 Sep - 19 Oct
$133pp
RNO
Reno
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
RNO
Reno
28 Sep - 19 Oct
$142pp
RNO
Reno
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
RNO
Reno
20 Aug - 30 Aug
$149pp
RNO
Reno
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
RNO
Reno

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Reno

Save time with Reno to San Francisco direct flight deals
28 Sep - 19 Oct
$133pp
RNO
Reno
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
RNO
Reno
11 Aug - 15 Sep
$170pp
RNO
Reno
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
RNO
Reno
11 Aug - 14 Sep
$190pp
RNO
Reno
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
RNO
Reno

Last minute flights from Reno to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from Reno, departing today and this week
18 May - 20 May
$186pp
RNO
Reno
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
RNO
Reno
14 May - 18 May
$189pp
RNO
Reno
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RNO
Reno
14 May - 18 May
$226pp
RNO
Reno
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
RNO
Reno

One-way flights to San Francisco from Reno

The cheapest one-way flights from Reno to San Francisco
4:43 pm - 5:56 am
Frontier
1 Stop
13h 13m
RNO - SFO
Frontier
$132
Kiwi.com
6:13 am - 6:13 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
12h 00m
RNO - SFO
American Airlines
10:14 am - 4:46 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
18h 32m
RNO - SFO
Multiple Airlines
$138
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Reno to San Francisco

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

New policies can now be found on Alaska Airlines to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Reno to San Francisco are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Reno 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 Major Airline flying from Reno to San Francisco have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

If you wish to fly to San Francisco from Reno, then you need to book flights from Reno to San Francisco. There are 6 flights from Reno (RNO) to San Francisco (SFO) per day to choose from. Flights to San Francisco from Reno are available from 5 different airlines, which means you should have some options if you want to compare airfare deals. 1h 09m is how long a nonstop flight from Reno to San Francisco typically takes.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Reno to San Francisco for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $133, but on average you can expect to pay $170.

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

Cheapflights has at least 15 direct flights from Reno to San Francisco under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Reno to San Francisco is less than $399.

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

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

Does it rain more in Reno or San Francisco?

In Reno, there will be less rainfall in Reno compared to San Francisco over the next 8 days.

Is Reno weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 93 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in San Francisco is generally colder than in Reno. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Reno to San Francisco?

Departing from Reno to San Francisco will take you 1h 09m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Reno to San Francisco round-trip from $133. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Alaska Airlines, from $165, and Frontier, from $175. You may be able to fly from Reno to San Francisco for 44% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $69 on Frontier. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Alaska Airlines from $92 and American Airlines from $103 one-way.

Alternative routes for Reno 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 Reno to San Francisco.
Flight duration
1h 07m
Average temperature for May in San Francisco
69.8 °F
Avg rainfall for May in San Francisco
0.6 ″

Airports servicing Reno

Airports servicing San Francisco

Hourly flight availability from Reno to San Francisco

See what time of day planes typically take off from Reno towards San Francisco.
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 43% of RNO to SFO departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 42% of RNO to SFO departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 15% of RNO to SFO departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of RNO to SFO departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Reno to San Francisco
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Reno to San Francisco.
Sunday
9 daily flights
Monday
8 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
6 daily flights
Friday
9 daily flights
Saturday
8 daily flights
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