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The best prices from Tampa International to San Francisco are usually found in August or January, booked 0 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Tampa International (TPA) to San Francisco (SFO)

TPA - SFO
Price
$285 - $415
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 10% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$285

From Tampa International to San Francisco

One-way from

$50

One-way flight from Tampa International 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 Tampa International to San Francisco?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Tampa International 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 Tampa International to San Francisco?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 35 days in advance, which can save you up to 7% on flights from Tampa International to San Francisco compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 35 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $99. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $105.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Tampa International to San Francisco?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to San Francisco from Tampa International. Prices for August average $108 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $48. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a August flight can save you 17% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from Tampa International to San Francisco (TPA - SFO)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 25% on flights from Tampa International to San Francisco by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap flights from Tampa International to San Francisco in January, February 2021

27 Feb - 4 Mar
$88pp
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
23 Feb - 25 Feb
$126pp
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
15 Feb - 23 Feb
$132pp
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa

Tampa International to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

27 Feb - 4 Mar
$88pp
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
11 Mar - 14 Mar
$98pp
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
23 Feb - 25 Feb
$126pp
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Tampa International

1 Apr - 5 Apr
$257pp
TPA
Tampa
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
12 Mar - 15 Mar
$277pp
TPA
Tampa
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa
27 Feb - 4 Mar
$294pp
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
TPA
Tampa

Last minute flights from Tampa International to San Francisco

5 Feb - 7 Feb
$155pp
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
5 Feb - 7 Feb
$165pp
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
5 Feb - 7 Feb
$167pp
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa

One-way flights to San Francisco from Tampa International

2:29 pm - 5:09 am
Frontier
1 Stop
17h 40m
TPA - SFO
Frontier
9:23 am - 6:50 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
12h 27m
TPA - SFO
Frontier
$55
Priceline
12:34 pm - 6:50 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
9h 16m
TPA - SFO
Frontier
$83
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Flight FAQs

From Tampa International to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from Tampa 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 Tampa 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 Tampa 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. 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 Tampa to San Francisco. Policies will vary by airline.

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

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

Can I find flights from Tampa International to San Francisco for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Tampa International to San Francisco for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $88, but on average you can expect to pay $140.

Are there nonstop flights from Tampa International to San Francisco for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 17 direct flights from Tampa International to San Francisco under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Tampa International to San Francisco is less than $428.

Are there last-minute flights available from Tampa International to San Francisco for under $200?

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

Does it rain more in Tampa or San Francisco?

Tampa will have less rainfall in 2 compared to San Francisco over the next 11 days.

Is Tampa weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 91 °F on average in the month of June. The temperature in San Francisco is typically colder than in Tampa. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Tampa International to San Francisco?

Frontier can get you from Tampa International to San Francisco in just under 12h 27m. Your travel time can differ by up to .

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Tampa International to San Francisco round-trip?

Flying on Frontier is currently your cheapest option to San Francisco, with prices starting at $88. This flight start at 76% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Frontier, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $50.

Alternative routes for Tampa International 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 Tampa

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 7 airlines flying from Tampa International to San Francisco

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Sun Country Air
$141 $209 No cancel fee 83%
JetBlue
$150 $242 No cancel fee 62%
Frontier
$103 $245 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$177 $303 No cancel fee 65%
American Airlines
$156 $332 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$167 $365 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$261 $442 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Tampa International to San Francisco

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