Cheap flights from San Jose to San Francisco (SJC - SFO)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
San Jose (SJC) to San Francisco (SFO)

All the information you need to plan the best SJC to SFO flight in 2021: compare San Jose to San Francisco flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Jose to San Francisco?

Users have found that flying from San Jose to San Francisco on a Thursday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from San Jose to San Francisco at least 35 days early can save you up to 7% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 35 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from San Jose to San Francisco for as little as $99 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $105 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to San Francisco from San Jose. Users have commonly found prices around $108 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $48. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Jose to San Francisco (SJC - SFO)?

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 40% on flights from San Jose to San Francisco by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

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

The best prices found for SJC to SFO flights for May, June
17 May - 24 May
$157pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
10 May - 17 May
$181pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
10 May - 17 May
$193pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose

San Jose to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from San Jose found for this year
17 May - 24 May
$157pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
10 May - 17 May
$181pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
10 May - 17 May
$193pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose

Last minute flights from San Jose to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from San Jose, departing today and this week
13 May - 20 May
$250pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
13 May - 20 May
$254pp
SJC
San Jose
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
14 May - 15 May
$1,595pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose

One-way flights to San Francisco from San Jose

The cheapest one-way flights from San Jose to San Francisco
12:10 pm - 8:06 am
Frontier
1 Stop
19h 56m
SJC - SFO
Frontier
$166
Kiwi.com
2:35 pm - 4:29 am
Alaska Airlines
1 Stop
13h 54m
SJC - SFO
Alaska Airlines
$251
Alaska Airlines
6:55 pm - 12:16 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
17h 21m
SJC - SFO
Multiple Airlines
$381
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From San Jose to San Francisco

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

New policies can now be found on Delta and Alaska Airlines to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from San Jose to San Francisco include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from San Jose to San Francisco have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Jose to San Francisco for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $157, but on average you can expect to pay $232.

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

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

Are there last-minute flights available from San Jose to San Francisco for under $300?

There are currently 4+ open flights from San Jose to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $300.

Does it rain more in San Jose or San Francisco?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in San Jose is roughly less than San Francisco. You can assume this to be the case over the next 1 days.

Is San Jose weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Temperatures around the 77 °F's can be experienced in September. The weather in San Francisco is the same as in San Jose. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from San Jose to San Francisco?

Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta can get you from San Jose to San Francisco in just under 3h 30m. Your travel time can differ by up to 9h 08m. 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 San Jose to San Francisco round-trip?

Currently priced at $203, Alaska Airlines will fly you from San Jose to San Francisco and back. In addition to Alaska Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from American Airlines and Frontier - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $213 and $254, respectively.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Frontier. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $104. Users have also found tickets on Alaska Airlines for as little as $112.

Alternative routes for San Jose 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 San Jose to San Francisco.
Average temperature for May in San Francisco
69.8 °F
Avg rainfall for May in San Francisco
0.6 ″

Airports servicing San Jose

Airports servicing San Francisco

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