$298+ Cheap flights from Rochester to San Francisco (RST - SFO)

This is the cheapest round-trip flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 8/30. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
RST — SFO
Jul 16 — Jul 231

Cheap flight deals from Rochester to San Francisco

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Rochester (RST) to San Francisco (SFO). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated July 11, 2024.

Popular in

November

Cheapest in

January

Average price

$438

Round-trip from

$298
(Delta)
High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in July 2024
From Rochester to San Francisco

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

Travelers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 22% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Flights from Rochester to San Francisco lean towards being more expensive in November. Prices are generally better when you fly from Rochester to San Francisco in January, with the cheapest ticket starting at $258.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from RST to SFO?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Rochester to San Francisco in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 7% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap Rochester to San Francisco flights in July & August 2024

Find cheap flight options from Rochester to San Francisco specifically for the months of July and August 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,800,118 searches. Prices were last updated on July 11, 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Rochester to San Francisco in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 8/306:15 pmRST - SFO
1 stop7h 21mDelta
Tue 9/33:22 pmSFO - RST
1 stop6h 10mDelta
Deal found 7/10$298
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 8/305:21 amRST - SFO
2 stops10h 08mDelta
Tue 9/33:22 pmSFO - RST
1 stop6h 10mDelta
Deal found 7/10$303
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Thu 8/15:21 amRST - SFO
1 stop6h 17mDelta
Tue 8/612:51 amSFO - RST
1 stop7h 58mDelta
Deal found 7/10$308
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Thu 8/15:21 amRST - SFO
2 stops10h 08mDelta
Tue 8/612:51 amSFO - RST
1 stop7h 58mDelta
Deal found 7/10$313
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Thu 8/16:10 pmRST - SFO
2 stops7h 51mDelta
Wed 8/76:03 amSFO - RST
2 stops9h 29mDelta
Deal found 7/10$318
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 8/305:21 amRST - SFO
2 stops10h 51mDelta
Sun 9/112:51 amSFO - RST
1 stop7h 58mDelta
Deal found 7/10$323
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 8/306:15 pmRST - SFO
1 stop7h 21mDelta
Mon 9/29:57 pmSFO - RST
2 stops10h 52mDelta
Deal found 7/10$333
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/11. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Thu 8/16:10 pmRST - SFO
1 stop7h 26mDelta
Tue 8/612:51 amSFO - RST
1 stop7h 58mDelta
Deal found 7/11$338
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/11. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Thu 8/16:10 pmRST - SFO
1 stop7h 26mDelta
Wed 8/76:03 amSFO - RST
2 stops9h 29mDelta
Deal found 7/11$343

Rochester to San Francisco 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Rochester and San Francisco in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,800,118 searches. Data last updated July 11, 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Rochester to San Francisco in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 8/306:15 pmRST - SFO
1 stop7h 21mDelta
Mon 9/212:51 amSFO - RST
1 stop7h 58mDelta
Deal found 7/10$298
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 8/305:21 amRST - SFO
2 stops10h 08mDelta
Tue 9/33:22 pmSFO - RST
1 stop6h 10mDelta
Deal found 7/10$303
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Thu 8/15:21 amRST - SFO
1 stop6h 17mDelta
Tue 8/612:51 amSFO - RST
1 stop7h 58mDelta
Deal found 7/10$308
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Thu 8/15:21 amRST - SFO
2 stops10h 08mDelta
Tue 8/612:51 amSFO - RST
1 stop7h 58mDelta
Deal found 7/10$313
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Thu 8/16:10 pmRST - SFO
2 stops7h 51mDelta
Wed 8/76:03 amSFO - RST
2 stops9h 29mDelta
Deal found 7/10$318
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 8/305:21 amRST - SFO
2 stops10h 51mDelta
Sun 9/112:51 amSFO - RST
1 stop7h 58mDelta
Deal found 7/10$323
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Fri 8/306:15 pmRST - SFO
1 stop7h 21mDelta
Mon 9/29:57 pmSFO - RST
2 stops10h 52mDelta
Deal found 7/10$333
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/11. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Thu 8/16:10 pmRST - SFO
1 stop7h 26mDelta
Tue 8/612:51 amSFO - RST
1 stop7h 58mDelta
Deal found 7/11$338
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/11. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Thu 8/16:10 pmRST - SFO
2 stops7h 51mDelta
Tue 8/612:51 amSFO - RST
1 stop7h 58mDelta
Deal found 7/11$343

Rochester to San Francisco flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Rochester to San Francisco for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,800,118 searches. Data last updated July 11, 2024.
Have a look at some of the flights available from Rochester to San Francisco departing last-minute. Users should double check the flight they book to ensure it matches the day, time, and destination they're looking for.
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Wed 7/175:22 amRST - SFO
1 stop6h 13mDelta
Wed 7/243:24 pmSFO - RST
1 stop6h 06mDelta
Deal found 7/10$438
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Wed 7/1711:35 amRST - SFO
2 stops13h 49mDelta
Wed 7/243:24 pmSFO - RST
1 stop6h 06mDelta
Deal found 7/10$443
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Wed 7/176:10 pmRST - SFO
2 stops7h 51mDelta
Wed 7/249:55 pmSFO - RST
2 stops10h 57mDelta
Deal found 7/10$448
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Wed 7/1711:35 amRST - SFO
2 stops13h 49mDelta
Wed 7/249:55 pmSFO - RST
2 stops10h 57mDelta
Deal found 7/10$543
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Tue 7/165:22 amRST - SFO
1 stop8h 03mDelta
Tue 7/233:24 pmSFO - RST
1 stop6h 06mDelta
Deal found 7/10$588
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Tue 7/1611:35 amRST - SFO
2 stops13h 49mDelta
Mon 7/2212:46 amSFO - RST
1 stop8h 06mDelta
Deal found 7/10$593
This Delta deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Delta is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Tue 7/165:22 amRST - SFO
2 stops10h 50mDelta
Tue 7/239:55 pmSFO - RST
2 stops10h 57mDelta
Deal found 7/10$598

One-way flights to San Francisco from Rochester

Search for one-way flight options from Rochester to San Francisco. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,800,118 searches. Data last updated July 11, 2024.
If you're seeking multiple options on one-way flights from Rochester to San Francisco, be sure to check out these deals, which are updated often. Users needing a return flight from Rochester to San Francisco should utilize the search form above.
This American Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure American Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Wed 7/173:03 pmRST - SFO
1 stop6h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/10$394
This American Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/10. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure American Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
Wed 7/179:49 amRST - SFO
2 stops9h 34mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/10$399

Find flights from Rochester to San Francisco within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Rochester to San Francisco that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,800,118 searches. Data last updated July 11, 2024.

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Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

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$298 - $466

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Depart

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Price

RochesterSan Francisco

RST - SFO

RSTSFO

Rochester

Fri 8/30

1 stop7h 21m

San Francisco

Mon 9/2

1 stop7h 58m

$298

RochesterSan Francisco

RST - SFO

RSTSFO

Rochester

Fri 8/30

2 stops10h 08m

San Francisco

Tue 9/3

1 stop6h 10m

$303

RochesterSan Francisco

RST - SFO

RSTSFO

Rochester

Thu 8/1

1 stop7h 26m

San Francisco

Wed 8/7

1 stop6h 10m

$308

RochesterSan Francisco

RST - SFO

RSTSFO

Rochester

Thu 8/1

2 stops10h 08m

San Francisco

Tue 8/6

1 stop7h 58m

$313

RochesterSan Francisco

RST - SFO

RSTSFO

Rochester

Thu 8/1

2 stops7h 51m

San Francisco

Wed 8/7

2 stops9h 29m

$318

RochesterSan Francisco

RST - SFO

RSTSFO

Rochester

Fri 8/30

2 stops10h 51m

San Francisco

Sun 9/1

1 stop7h 58m

$323

RochesterSan Francisco

RST - SFO

RSTSFO

Rochester

Fri 8/30

1 stop7h 21m

San Francisco

Mon 9/2

2 stops10h 52m

$333

RochesterSan Francisco

RST - SFO

RSTSFO

Rochester

Wed 8/21

2 stops9h 40m

San Francisco

Sat 8/31

2 stops10h 03m

$382

RochesterSan Francisco

RST - SFO

RSTSFO

Rochester

Sun 9/29

1 stop6h 52m

San Francisco

Thu 10/3

1 stop8h 42m

$466

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Deals found on 7/10

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

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Rochester to San Francisco. Price data was last updated on July 7, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Rochester to San Francisco flight should consider departing on Tuesday at noon when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Rochester to San Francisco

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Temperature and rainfall in San Francisco by month

Plan your trip to San Francisco by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

SFO

Temperature

51.8 - 62.6 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to San Francisco, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, September is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 62.6 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 51.8 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing San Francisco

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to San Francisco. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to San Francisco. Reviews last updated July 11, 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from Rochester to San Francisco, see what other customers have to say about American Airlines and Delta. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.0
Very good
9,842 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew was nice and courteous. Boarding went smoothly. But we experienced a few minutes of extreme turbulence.

8.0
Very good
9,842 reviews
8.0
Very good
9,842 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew was nice and courteous. Boarding went smoothly. But we experienced a few minutes of extreme turbulence.

7.3
Good
10,000 reviews
8.0
Very good
9,842 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew was nice and courteous. Boarding went smoothly. But we experienced a few minutes of extreme turbulence.

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Rochester to San Francisco for under $300 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Rochester to San Francisco for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $298, but on average you can expect to pay $386.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Rochester to San Francisco for under $500?

    There are currently 7+ open flights from Rochester to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $500.

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

    Delta, at $298, was found to be the cheapest airline from Rochester to San Francisco. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be American Airlines. Delta is priced at 19% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

  • What does RST to SFO mean?

    Rochester Airport is RST and San Francisco Airport is SFO. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Rochester to San Francisco that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Rochester to San Francisco flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Rochester to San Francisco with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Rochester to San Francisco flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Rochester to San Francisco that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Rochester to San Francisco flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Rochester to San Francisco?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Rochester to San Francisco.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Rochester to San Francisco?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Rochester to San Francisco by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Rochester to San Francisco that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Rochester to San Francisco offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Rochester to San Francisco?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Rochester to San Francisco flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Rochester to San Francisco flight deals updated?

    The Rochester to San Francisco flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 7/11.

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

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Rochester to San Francisco?

    Currently, September is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Rochester to San Francisco (average of $268). Flying from Rochester to San Francisco in June is currently the most expensive (average of $382). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 3 airlines flying from Rochester to San Francisco

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Sun Country AirCheapest$227Average$275FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time83%
American AirlinesCheapest$260Average$482FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
DeltaCheapest$276Average$367FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A

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