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The best prices from Salt Lake City to San Francisco are usually found in June or April, booked 41 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Salt Lake City (SLC) to San Francisco (SFO)

SLC - SFO
Price
$166 - $207
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 11% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 10% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$166

From Salt Lake City to San Francisco

One-way from

$79

One-way flight from Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City to San Francisco?

Leaving on a Friday 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 31% on the overall cost on flights from Salt Lake City to San Francisco.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 99% 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 61 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 Salt Lake City to San Francisco 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $416, or $638 for flights within the next 24 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Salt Lake City to San Francisco (SLC - SFO)?

When flying from Salt Lake City to San Francisco, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 11% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Salt Lake City to San Francisco in November, December 2020

The best prices found for SLC to SFO flights for November, December
16 Dec - 4 Jan
$68pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
17 Dec - 21 Dec
$73pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
11 Dec - 13 Dec
$74pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Salt Lake City found for next year
16 Dec - 4 Jan
$68pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
17 Dec - 21 Dec
$73pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
11 Dec - 13 Dec
$74pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Salt Lake City

Save time with Salt Lake City to San Francisco direct flight deals
17 Dec - 21 Dec
$142pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SLC
Salt Lake City
18 Dec - 4 Jan
$157pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Delta
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
Non-Stop
SLC
Salt Lake City
24 Dec - 31 May
$167pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SLC
Salt Lake City

Last minute flights from Salt Lake City to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from Salt Lake City, departing today and this week
6 Dec - 10 Dec
$123pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
6 Dec - 11 Dec
$125pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
6 Dec - 10 Dec
$132pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City

One-way flights to San Francisco from Salt Lake City

The cheapest one-way flights from Salt Lake City to San Francisco
3:20 am - 4:26 am
Delta
Nonstop
2h 06m
SLC - SFO
Delta
$79
Delta
1:07 pm - 5:39 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
5h 32m
SLC - SFO
United Airlines
$83
United
2:35 pm - 7:25 am
Frontier
2 Stops
17h 50m
SLC - SFO
Frontier
$96
KAYAK

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Salt Lake City to San Francisco flights.

Flight FAQs

From Salt Lake City to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from Salt Lake 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 Salt Lake 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Salt Lake City to San Francisco to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alaska Airlines, JetBlue, and Delta are some of the many airlines that have done so. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Salt Lake City to San Francisco. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Salt Lake City to San Francisco that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Delta, United Airlines, and Alaska Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Salt Lake City to San Francisco for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Salt Lake City to San Francisco for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $68, but on average you can expect to pay $103.

Are there nonstop flights from Salt Lake City to San Francisco for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 11 direct flights from Salt Lake City to San Francisco under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Salt Lake City to San Francisco is less than $218.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Salt Lake City to San Francisco?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 136 users have taken a look at flights from Salt Lake City to San Francisco.

How many flights depart from Salt Lake City to San Francisco on average per day?

4 flight departures from Salt Lake City to San Francisco per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 25% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 75% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Salt Lake City or San Francisco?

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

Is Salt Lake City weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Expect the weather to be around 95 °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 Salt Lake City.

How long is the flight from Salt Lake City to San Francisco?

There are many flights that can get you from Salt Lake City to San Francisco in 5h 21m. Fly via Frontier to get the fastest option. There are 600 mi between Salt Lake City and San Francisco.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Salt Lake City to San Francisco round-trip?

Frontier, at $68, was found to be the cheapest airline from Salt Lake City to San Francisco.. Frontier is priced at 63% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

$34 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Alaska Airlines and Delta, with prices starting from $64 and $79, respectively.

Alternative routes for Salt Lake City to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Salt Lake City to San Francisco
Average temperature for November in San Francisco
64.4 °F
Avg rainfall for November in San Francisco
1.7 ″

Airports servicing Salt Lake City

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 6 airlines from Salt Lake City to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Salt Lake City to San Francisco choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Alaska Airlines
$68 $181 No cancel fee 75%
United Airlines
$78 $206 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$83 $220 No cancel fee N/A
Frontier
$102 $229 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$82 $257 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$154 $294 No cancel fee 62%

Hourly flight availability from Salt Lake City to San Francisco

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 56% of SLC to SFO departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 30% of SLC to SFO departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 7% of SLC to SFO departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 7% of SLC to SFO departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Salt Lake City to San Francisco
Sunday
21 daily flights
Monday
23 daily flights
Tuesday
13 daily flights
Wednesday
23 daily flights
Thursday
18 daily flights
Friday
9 daily flights
Saturday
19 daily flights
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