South America

Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to South America

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

Users have found that booking a flight from San Francisco to South America at least 48 days early can save you up to 14% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 48 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from San Francisco to South America for as little as $622 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 $706 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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 - SA)?

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 January, February 2022

The best prices found for SFO to South America flights for January, February
Feb 21 - Feb 22
SFO

San Francisco

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

1 stop

9h 47m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

32h 12m
$252

Copa Airlines

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Deal found 1/20/22

Jan 28 - Feb 23
SFO

San Francisco

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

1 stop

13h 44m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

14h 40m
$290

Copa Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

Feb 7 - Feb 19
SFO

San Francisco

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

1 stop

13h 25m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

22h 59m
$292

Copa Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

San Francisco to South America 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to South America from San Francisco found for this year
Feb 21 - Feb 22
SFO

San Francisco

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

1 stop

9h 47m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

32h 12m
$252

Copa Airlines

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Deal found 1/20/22

May 25 - Jun 18
SFO

San Francisco

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

1 stop

29h 55m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

31h 55m
$269

Copa Airlines

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Deal found 1/20/22

Mar 1 - May 18
SFO

San Francisco

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

1 stop

13h 34m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

14h 10m
$284

Copa Airlines

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Deal found 1/20/22

Last minute flights from San Francisco to South America

Late deals on return flights to South America from San Francisco, departing today and this week
Jan 28 - Feb 23
SFO

San Francisco

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

1 stop

13h 44m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

14h 40m
$290

Copa Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

Jan 27 - Jan 29
SFO

San Francisco

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

1 stop

13h 25m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

23h 01m
$292

Copa Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

Jan 27 - Jan 29
SFO

San Francisco

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

1 stop

13h 25m
BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

23h 01m
$294

Copa Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

One-way flights to South America from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to South America
Feb 9
SFO

San Francisco

MDE

Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl

2 stops

19h 54m
$110

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

Feb 12
SFO

San Francisco

MDE

Medellín Jose Maria Cordova Intl

2 stops

24h 08m
$117

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/21/22

Mar 15
SFO

San Francisco

BOG

Bogotá El Dorado

1 stop

13h 34m
$117

Copa Airlines

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Deal found 1/21/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Francisco to South America flights.

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.

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 Copa Airlines for just $252, but on average you can expect to pay $292.

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

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to South America within the next 7 days for less than $300.

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 airlines to fly from San Francisco to South America one-way?

$117 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Copa Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Avianca and American Airlines, with prices starting from $128 and $141, respectively.

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

While some choose either San Francisco - Medellín Jose Maria Cordova 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.

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

The cheapest flight price from San Francisco to South America is $166. On average you can expect to pay $745. The most popular route, (San Francisco - Lima J Chavez Intl), can usually be booked for $381.

Destination points for flights from San Francisco to South America

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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.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Interjet
Cheapest$256
Average$427
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
Aeromexico
Cheapest$392
Average$793
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Copa Airlines
Cheapest$415
Average$862
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
LATAM Airlines
Cheapest$416
Average$788
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$427
Average$1,165
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$427
Average$949
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$433
Average$970
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Avianca
Cheapest$463
Average$822
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
JetBlue
Cheapest$552
Average$589
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
LATAM Airlines Brasil
Cheapest$591
Average$973
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety