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

RNO — SFO
Oct 11 — Oct 181

The best prices from Reno to San Francisco are usually found in November or October, booked 55 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Friday and return on a Monday

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 2022: compare Reno to San Francisco flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco.

RNO - SFO

Price

$205 - $360

SFO

Temperature

51.8 - 62.6 °F

SFO

Rainfall

0 - 4.4 inches

Popular inMarchHigh demand for flights, 25% potential price rise
Cheapest inNovemberBest time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop
Round-trip from$205From Reno to San Francisco
One-way from$95One-way flight from Reno to San Francisco

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

Flights from Reno to San Francisco are found to be more expensive on Saturday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to San Francisco.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 54 days in advance to save up to 68% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 54 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Reno to San Francisco 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $281, or $369 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Our data shows that November tends to be the cheapest month to fly to San Francisco from Reno. Users have commonly found prices around $269 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $111. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in March.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Reno to San Francisco (RNO - SFO)?

When flying from Reno to San Francisco, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 32% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Reno to San Francisco in October, November 2022

The best prices found for RNO to SFO flights for October, November
Nov 29 - Nov 30
RNO

Reno

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 11m
SFO

San Francisco

RNO

Reno

Nonstop

1h 02m
$98

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 6/10/22

Nov 22 - Dec 3
RNO

Reno

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 11m
SFO

San Francisco

RNO

Reno

Nonstop

1h 02m
$108

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 5/10/22

Oct 26 - Nov 1
RNO

Reno

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 21m
SFO

San Francisco

RNO

Reno

Nonstop

1h 02m
$118

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 5/10/22

Reno to San Francisco 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Reno found for this year
Nov 29 - Nov 30
RNO

Reno

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 11m
SFO

San Francisco

RNO

Reno

Nonstop

1h 02m
$98

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 6/10/22

Nov 22 - Dec 3
RNO

Reno

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 11m
SFO

San Francisco

RNO

Reno

Nonstop

1h 02m
$108

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 5/10/22

Oct 26 - Nov 1
RNO

Reno

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 21m
SFO

San Francisco

RNO

Reno

Nonstop

1h 02m
$118

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 5/10/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Reno to San Francisco

Nov 29 - Nov 30
RNO

Reno

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 11m
SFO

San Francisco

RNO

Reno

Nonstop

1h 02m
$98

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 6/10/22

Nov 22 - Dec 3
RNO

Reno

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 11m
SFO

San Francisco

RNO

Reno

Nonstop

1h 02m
$108

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 5/10/22

Oct 26 - Nov 1
RNO

Reno

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 21m
SFO

San Francisco

RNO

Reno

Nonstop

1h 02m
$118

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 5/10/22

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Reno

Save time with Reno to San Francisco direct flight deals
Nov 29 - Nov 30
RNO

Reno

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 11m
SFO

San Francisco

RNO

Reno

Nonstop

1h 02m
$98

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 6/10/22

Nov 22 - Dec 3
RNO

Reno

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 11m
SFO

San Francisco

RNO

Reno

Nonstop

1h 02m
$108

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 5/10/22

Oct 26 - Nov 1
RNO

Reno

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 21m
SFO

San Francisco

RNO

Reno

Nonstop

1h 02m
$118

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 5/10/22

Last minute flights from Reno to San Francisco

Late deals on return flights to San Francisco from Reno, departing today and this week
Oct 13 - Oct 24
RNO

Reno

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

4h 48m
SFO

San Francisco

RNO

Reno

1 stop

8h 15m
$159

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 3/10/22

Oct 14 - Oct 17
RNO

Reno

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

12h 37m
SFO

San Francisco

RNO

Reno

1 stop

5h 25m
$167

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 4/10/22

Oct 11 - Oct 11
RNO

Reno

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 21m
SFO

San Francisco

RNO

Reno

1 stop

5h 29m
$176

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 4/10/22

One-way flights to San Francisco from Reno

The cheapest one-way flights from Reno to San Francisco
Nov 3
RNO

Reno

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

14h 14m
$42

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 4/10/22

Nov 17
RNO

Reno

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

9h 48m
$46

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 5/10/22

Jan 14
RNO

Reno

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 16m
$49

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 4/10/22

Related info for your journey

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

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 13 flights from Reno (RNO) to San Francisco (SFO) per day to choose from. Flights to San Francisco from Reno are available from 4 different airlines, which means you should have some options if you want to compare airfare deals. 1h 11m is how long a nonstop flight from Reno to San Francisco typically takes.

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, Undisclosed Carrier, and Juneyao Airlines flying from Reno to San Francisco have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Reno to San Francisco for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Reno to San Francisco for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $98, but on average you can expect to pay $146.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Reno to San Francisco under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Reno to San Francisco is less than $193.

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.

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

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Friday.

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

7 flight departures from Reno to San Francisco per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 57% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 43% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Reno to San Francisco?

There are many flights that can get you from Reno to San Francisco in 1h 11m. Fly via United Airlines to get the fastest option. The distance from Reno to San Francisco is about 192 mi. Most flights are nonstop.

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

Flying on United Airlines is currently your cheapest option to San Francisco, with prices starting at $98. United Airlines is priced at 63% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

When booking a flight from Reno to San Francisco, you may want to consider flying on Undisclosed Carrier, Alaska Airlines or Juneyao Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

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

Consider ANA (97%), United Airlines (95%) or SkyWest Airlines (94%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Reno to San Francisco.

What are the cheapest flights from Reno to San Francisco?

While on average a flight from Reno to San Francisco is generally $463, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $79. When looking at the most popular route, (Reno - San Francisco), you can expect to pay $128 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Reno to San Francisco

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

Top airline flying from Reno to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Reno to San Francisco choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
United AirlinesCheapest$137Average$281FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Reno to San Francisco

See what time of day planes typically take off from Reno to San Francisco
19%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
63%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
0%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
18%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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
Sunday11daily flights
Monday14daily flights
Tuesday17daily flights
Wednesday14daily flights
Thursday17daily flights
Friday14daily flights
Saturday10daily flights