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

RST - SFO
Price
$254 - $488
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$254

From Rochester to San Francisco

One-way from

$117

One-way flight from Rochester 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 Rochester to San Francisco?

Tuesday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Rochester to San Francisco. 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 Rochester 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 Rochester to San Francisco within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $99.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to San Francisco. Flights to San Francisco from Rochester in August are about $108 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $48.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Rochester to San Francisco (RST - SFO)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Rochester to San Francisco at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 64% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Rochester to San Francisco in January, February 2021

25 Feb - 4 Mar
$177pp
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
25 Feb - 4 Mar
$180pp
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RST
Rochester
25 Feb - 4 Mar
$184pp
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RST
Rochester

Rochester to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

25 Feb - 4 Mar
$177pp
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
25 Feb - 4 Mar
$180pp
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
RST
Rochester
11 Mar - 25 Mar
$181pp
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester

One-way flights to San Francisco from Rochester

10:45 am - 3:24 pm
Delta
1 Stop
6h 39m
RST - SFO
Delta
$117
Delta
6:56 am - 6:12 pm
Delta
2 Stops
13h 16m
RST - SFO
Delta
$121
Delta

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Flight FAQs

From Rochester to San Francisco

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

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Rochester 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 Rochester to San Francisco have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Rochester to San Francisco have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, United Airlines, 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 Delta with this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Rochester to San Francisco for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $177, but on average you can expect to pay $212.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Rochester to San Francisco, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

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

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Sunday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Rochester to San Francisco was viewed by 218 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Rochester or San Francisco?

In Rochester, there will be less rainfall in Rochester compared to San Francisco over the next 12 days.

Is Rochester weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Expect the weather to be around 81 °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 Rochester.

How long is the flight from Rochester to San Francisco?

United Airlines and American Airlines can get you from Rochester to San Francisco in just under 5h 50m. Your travel time can differ by up to 1h 33m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Rochester to San Francisco is American Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $177 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is United Airlines, starting at $197. American Airlines is 49% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

$117 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Delta.

Alternative routes for Rochester to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Average temperature for January in San Francisco
59.0 °F
Avg rainfall for January in San Francisco
2.2 ″

Airports servicing Rochester

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 3 airlines flying from Rochester to San Francisco

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
$132 $305 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$134 $314 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$184 $378 No cancel fee N/A
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