Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to South America

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How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to South America

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to BOG flight in 2021: compare San Francisco to South America flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in South America.
How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco to South America?

Find a great deal and save up to 14% by booking at least 48 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from San Francisco to South America within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $622.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to South America?

Flights from San Francisco to South America lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Francisco to South America in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $254.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to South America (SFO - 0SA)?

When flying from San Francisco to South America, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to South America in September, October 2021

The best prices found for SFO to South America flights for September, October
30 Oct - 2 Nov
$287pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
8 Oct - 20 Oct
$310pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MDE
Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl
MDE
Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
23 Oct - 25 Nov
$311pp
SFO
San Francisco
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to South America 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to South America from San Francisco found for this year
30 Oct - 2 Nov
$287pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
8 Oct - 20 Oct
$310pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MDE
Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl
MDE
Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
23 Oct - 25 Nov
$311pp
SFO
San Francisco
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to South America

Late deals on round-trip flights to South America from San Francisco, departing today and this week
29 Sep - 4 Oct
$333pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MDE
Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl
MDE
Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
27 Sep - 4 Oct
$366pp
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
27 Sep - 3 Oct
$368pp
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to South America from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to South America
7:00 pm - 9:31 am
JetBlue
1 Stop
12h 31m
SFO - MDE
JetBlue
8:51 pm - 8:25 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
33h 34m
SFO - CTG
Multiple Airlines
$158
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">San Francisco</span> to <span class="emphasized">South America</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to South America

What airport do you fly from for flights from San Francisco to South America?

Most people fly from San Francisco (SFO) if they book a flight from San Francisco to South America. San Francisco is conveniently located just 11.8 mi from San Francisco’s city center.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from San Francisco to South America have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Copa Airlines, American Airlines, and Aeromexico are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Copa Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco to South America 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 Francisco and South America 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.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to South America for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to South America for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $287, but on average you can expect to pay $334.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to South America for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to South America within the next 7 days for less than $400.

How popular is this San Francisco to South America flight route?

This flight path from San Francisco to South America was viewed by 97 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to South America?

The cheapest flight price from San Francisco to South America is $203. On average you can expect to pay $1,023. The most popular route, (San Francisco - Lima J Chavez Intl), can usually be booked for $385.

What are the most popular routes from San Francisco to South America?

While some choose either San Francisco - Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl or San Francisco - Bogotá El Dorado, San Francisco - Lima J Chavez Intl is the most popular route from San Francisco to South America.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Francisco to South America?

When booking a flight from San Francisco to South America, you may want to consider flying on Interjet, Major Airline or American Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

Destination information for South America

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Francisco to South America.
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Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 10 airlines flying from San Francisco to South America

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to South America 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
Interjet
$256 $427 No cancel fee 68%
Aeromexico
$392 $848 No cancel fee N/A
Copa Airlines
$415 $893 No cancel fee 70%
LATAM Airlines
$416 $835 No cancel fee 81%
United Airlines
$427 $1,169 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$427 $982 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$433 $992 No cancel fee N/A
Avianca
$463 $838 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$552 $589 No cancel fee 62%
LATAM Airlines Brasil
$591 $973 No cancel fee 74%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by LATAM Airlines Brasil. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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