Cheap flights from State College to San Francisco (SCE - SFO) from $263

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 8/27. 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.
SCE — SFO
Jun 2 — Jun 91

The best prices from State College University Park to San Francisco are usually found in January or February, booked 21 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

Cheap flight deals from State College to San Francisco

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from State College (SCE) 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 May 28, 2024.

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July

Cheapest in

January

Average price

$751

Round-trip from

$268
High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in May 2024
From State College University Park to San Francisco

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

Departing on a Tuesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 41% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from State College to San Francisco, book at least 22 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 69% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $481 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,066.

What is the cheapest month to fly from State College to San Francisco?

January is one of the best times of the year to fly to San Francisco from State College. Prices for January average $636 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $457. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July. Opting for a January flight can save you 36% on your journey compared to booking in July

When is the cheapest time to fly from State College to San Francisco (SCE - SFO)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from State College to San Francisco is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 15% on airfare.

Cheap American Airlines flights from State College to San Francisco

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between State College and San Francisco. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,740,132 searches. Data last updated May 28, 2024.
Take a look at some of the lowest-priced American Airlines flights heading from State College to San Francisco. Make sure to check back often as deals are often changing.
Tue 8/273:19 pmSCE - SFO
2 stops20h 33mAmerican Airlines
Mon 9/212:59 amSFO - SCE
2 stops10h 55mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/27$263
Tue 8/273:19 pmSCE - SFO
2 stops20h 33mAmerican Airlines
Mon 9/212:59 amSFO - SCE
2 stops10h 55mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/28$320
Tue 8/273:19 pmSCE - SFO
1 stop9h 55mAmerican Airlines
Mon 9/212:59 amSFO - SCE
2 stops10h 55mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/27$325
Tue 8/273:19 pmSCE - SFO
1 stop9h 55mAmerican Airlines
Mon 9/212:59 amSFO - SCE
2 stops10h 55mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/28$420
Thu 7/44:51 pmSCE - SFO
2 stops19h 08mAmerican Airlines
Sun 7/77:26 amSFO - SCE
2 stops12h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/27$456
Thu 6/271:50 pmSCE - SFO
2 stops11h 48mAmerican Airlines
Thu 7/49:37 amSFO - SCE
1 stop8h 21mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/28$477
Fri 8/301:51 pmSCE - SFO
2 stops13h 34mAmerican Airlines
Mon 9/29:20 amSFO - SCE
2 stops9h 59mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/27$482
Thu 6/271:50 pmSCE - SFO
2 stops11h 48mAmerican Airlines
Thu 7/45:45 amSFO - SCE
2 stops12h 13mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/28$532
Thu 7/44:51 pmSCE - SFO
2 stops19h 08mAmerican Airlines
Sat 7/612:59 amSFO - SCE
2 stops11h 54mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/27$566

Cheap United Airlines flights from State College to San Francisco

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by United Airlines for the route between State College and San Francisco. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,740,132 searches. Data last updated May 28, 2024.
Take a gander at the lowest prices we've found on United Airlines flights from State College to San Francisco. Ensure the flight price, dates, time, and airline match your criteria before you book.
Tue 8/273:20 pmSCE - SFO
1 stop8h 34mUnited Airlines
Tue 9/310:40 pmSFO - SCE
1 stop9h 54mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/28$322
Tue 8/275:45 pmSCE - SFO
1 stop8h 11mUnited Airlines
Tue 9/311:30 pmSFO - SCE
2 stops11h 31mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/28$327
Tue 8/273:20 pmSCE - SFO
2 stops11h 29mUnited Airlines
Tue 9/36:30 pmSFO - SCE
2 stops14h 04mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/28$332
Fri 8/303:20 pmSCE - SFO
1 stop8h 34mUnited Airlines
Mon 9/211:30 pmSFO - SCE
1 stop9h 04mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/27$399
Fri 8/303:20 pmSCE - SFO
1 stop8h 34mUnited Airlines
Mon 9/26:30 pmSFO - SCE
2 stops14h 04mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/27$471
Tue 6/186:00 amSCE - SFO
1 stop10h 03mUnited Airlines
Sat 6/2911:40 pmSFO - SCE
2 stops11h 22mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/27$481
Tue 6/186:00 amSCE - SFO
2 stops14h 45mUnited Airlines
Sat 6/2911:40 pmSFO - SCE
2 stops11h 22mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/27$486
Thu 6/205:37 pmSCE - SFO
1 stop9h 26mUnited Airlines
Mon 6/2410:35 pmSFO - SCE
1 stop9h 05mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/28$528
Thu 7/43:05 pmSCE - SFO
2 stops10h 55mUnited Airlines
Sat 7/612:12 amSFO - SCE
1 stop8h 27mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/27$570

Cheap State College to San Francisco flights in May & June 2024

Find cheap flight options from State College to San Francisco specifically for the months of May and June 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,740,132 searches. Prices were last updated on May 28, 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from State College to San Francisco in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Thu 6/271:50 pmSCE - SFO
2 stops11h 48mAmerican Airlines
Thu 7/49:37 amSFO - SCE
1 stop8h 21mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/28$477
Tue 6/186:00 amSCE - SFO
1 stop10h 03mUnited Airlines
Sat 6/2911:40 pmSFO - SCE
2 stops11h 22mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/27$481
Tue 6/186:00 amSCE - SFO
2 stops14h 45mUnited Airlines
Sat 6/2911:40 pmSFO - SCE
2 stops11h 22mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/27$486
Thu 6/205:37 pmSCE - SFO
1 stop9h 26mUnited Airlines
Mon 6/2410:35 pmSFO - SCE
1 stop9h 05mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/28$528
Thu 6/271:50 pmSCE - SFO
2 stops11h 48mAmerican Airlines
Thu 7/45:45 amSFO - SCE
2 stops12h 13mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/28$532
Thu 6/275:40 pmSCE - SFO
1 stop10h 16mUnited Airlines
Thu 7/46:30 pmSFO - SCE
1 stop14h 09mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/28$598
Thu 6/201:50 pmSCE - SFO
2 stops11h 48mAmerican Airlines
Mon 6/2411:57 pmSFO - SCE
2 stops10h 27mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/28$602
Tue 6/186:00 amSCE - SFO
1 stop10h 03mUnited Airlines
Sat 6/295:15 amSFO - SCE
1 stop8h 36mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/27$614
Tue 6/186:00 amSCE - SFO
2 stops12h 35mUnited Airlines
Fri 6/2812:12 amSFO - SCE
1 stop8h 27mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/27$619

State College to San Francisco 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between State College and San Francisco in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,740,132 searches. Data last updated May 28, 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from State College to San Francisco in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Tue 8/273:19 pmSCE - SFO
2 stops20h 33mAmerican Airlines
Mon 9/212:59 amSFO - SCE
2 stops10h 55mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/27$263
Tue 8/273:19 pmSCE - SFO
2 stops20h 33mAmerican Airlines
Mon 9/212:59 amSFO - SCE
2 stops10h 55mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/28$320
Tue 8/273:20 pmSCE - SFO
1 stop8h 34mUnited Airlines
Tue 9/310:40 pmSFO - SCE
1 stop9h 54mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/28$322
Tue 8/273:19 pmSCE - SFO
1 stop9h 55mAmerican Airlines
Mon 9/212:59 amSFO - SCE
2 stops10h 55mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/27$325
Tue 8/275:45 pmSCE - SFO
1 stop8h 11mUnited Airlines
Tue 9/311:30 pmSFO - SCE
2 stops11h 31mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/28$327
Tue 8/273:20 pmSCE - SFO
2 stops11h 29mUnited Airlines
Tue 9/36:30 pmSFO - SCE
2 stops14h 04mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/28$332
Fri 8/303:20 pmSCE - SFO
1 stop8h 34mUnited Airlines
Mon 9/211:30 pmSFO - SCE
1 stop9h 04mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/27$399
Tue 8/273:19 pmSCE - SFO
1 stop9h 55mAmerican Airlines
Mon 9/212:59 amSFO - SCE
2 stops10h 55mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/28$420
Thu 7/44:51 pmSCE - SFO
2 stops19h 08mAmerican Airlines
Sun 7/77:26 amSFO - SCE
2 stops12h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/27$456

Find flights from State College to San Francisco within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from State College 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 2,740,132 searches. Data last updated May 28, 2024.

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State College University ParkSan Francisco

SCE - SFO

SCESFO

State College University Park

Tue 8/27

2 stops20h 33m

San Francisco

Mon 9/2

2 stops10h 55m

$263

State College University ParkSan Francisco

SCE - SFO

SCESFO

State College University Park

Tue 8/27

2 stops20h 33m

San Francisco

Mon 9/2

2 stops10h 55m

$320

State College University ParkSan Francisco

SCE - SFO

SCESFO

State College University Park

Tue 8/27

1 stop8h 34m

San Francisco

Tue 9/3

1 stop9h 54m

$322

State College University ParkSan Francisco

SCE - SFO

SCESFO

State College University Park

Tue 8/27

1 stop9h 55m

San Francisco

Mon 9/2

2 stops10h 55m

$325

State College University ParkSan Francisco

SCE - SFO

SCESFO

State College University Park

Tue 8/27

1 stop8h 11m

San Francisco

Tue 9/3

2 stops11h 31m

$327

State College University ParkSan Francisco

SCE - SFO

SCESFO

State College University Park

Tue 8/27

2 stops11h 29m

San Francisco

Tue 9/3

2 stops14h 04m

$332

State College University ParkSan Francisco

SCE - SFO

SCESFO

State College University Park

Fri 8/30

1 stop8h 34m

San Francisco

Mon 9/2

1 stop9h 04m

$399

State College University ParkSan Francisco

SCE - SFO

SCESFO

State College University Park

Tue 8/27

1 stop9h 55m

San Francisco

Mon 9/2

2 stops10h 55m

$420

State College University ParkSan Francisco

SCE - SFO

SCESFO

State College University Park

Thu 7/4

2 stops19h 08m

San Francisco

Sun 7/7

2 stops12h 03m

$456

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Deals found on 5/27

When is the best time to book a flight from State College to San Francisco?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from State College to San Francisco. Price data was last updated on May 24, 2024.
The best time to book flights from State College to San Francisco is 21 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from State College to San Francisco?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from State College to San Francisco. Price data was last updated on May 26, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their State College to San Francisco flight should consider departing on Tuesday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Tuesday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Temperature and rainfall in San Francisco by month

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Temperature

51.8 - 62.6 °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 May 28, 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from State College to San Francisco, such as American Airlines and United Airlines. You can also see how each airline compares in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
7.4
Good
10,799 reviews

Crew

8.1

Boarding

7.7

Food

6.7

Overall

7.4

Comfort

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Seating was very cramped, I was under the impression there was food and a entertainment tv on board

7.4
Good
10,799 reviews
7.4
Good
10,799 reviews

Crew

8.1

Boarding

7.7

Food

6.7

Overall

7.4

Comfort

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Seating was very cramped, I was under the impression there was food and a entertainment tv on board

7.3
Good
14,316 reviews
7.4
Good
10,799 reviews

Crew

8.1

Boarding

7.7

Food

6.7

Overall

7.4

Comfort

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Seating was very cramped, I was under the impression there was food and a entertainment tv on board

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

    Yes, there are multiple flights from State College to San Francisco for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $263, but on average you can expect to pay $447.

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

    Our cheapest airline available from State College to San Francisco is American Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $263 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is United Airlines, starting at $322. American Airlines is currently priced 58% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

  • What does SCE to SFO mean?

    Great question - SCE to SFO just means State College University Park Airport to San Francisco Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights!

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

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

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

    Many airlines flying from State College 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 State College to San Francisco?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on State College 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 State College to San Francisco flight deals updated?

    The State College to San Francisco flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 5/28.

  • When is the best time to book a flight from State College to San Francisco?

    Currently, September is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from State College to San Francisco (average of $268). Flying from State College to San Francisco in June is currently the most expensive (average of $385). 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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