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Cheap flights from San Francisco to Washington (SFO - WAS)

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The best prices from San Francisco to Washington are usually found in February or January, booked 40 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

$540
$470
$400
$337
Price
$337 - $479
Temperature
48 - 90 °F
Rainfall
2 - 4 inches
Most popular in December High demand for flights, 8% potential price rise
Cheapest in February Best time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average price $337 Price for this month
Cheapest price $337 From San Francisco to Washington

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Washington in February 2020

The best prices found for SFO to IAD flights for February
27 Feb - 2 Mar
$183pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
26 Feb - 2 Mar
$195pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
25 Feb - 2 Mar
$198pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Washington 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington from San Francisco found for this year
5 May - 12 May
$222pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
4 May - 12 May
$234pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
26 Apr - 28 Apr
$242pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Washington

Late deals on round-trip flights to Washington from San Francisco, departing today and this week
27 Feb - 2 Mar
$183pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
26 Feb - 2 Mar
$195pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
24 Feb - 29 Feb
$197pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Washington from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Washington
6:15 pm - 2:19 am
Major Airline
Nonstop
5h 04m
SFO - IAD
Major Airline
$299
Flightsbank
4:32 am - 12:31 pm
United Airlines
Nonstop
4h 59m
SFO - BWI
United Airlines
$316
KAYAK
12:10 pm - 8:15 pm
Alaska Airlines
Nonstop
5h 05m
SFO - IAD
Alaska Airlines

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Washington

Destination information for Washington

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Francisco to Washington
Flight duration
5h 31m
Average temperature for February in Washington
50.0 °F
Avg rainfall for February in Washington
2.4 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Washington

Washington Dulles Intl (IAD)
Weekly flight availability
from San Francisco to Washington
Sunday
31 daily flights
Monday
37 daily flights
Tuesday
30 daily flights
Wednesday
39 daily flights
Thursday
44 daily flights
Friday
29 daily flights
Saturday
17 daily flights

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Washington

What days are nonstop flights available from San Francisco to Washington?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

The San Francisco to Washington flight path was viewed by 63 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What percent of flights are delayed?

Based on our current data flights from San Francisco to Washington are usually delayed by up to 47min. or more.

How many passenger seats are available on a flight on this route?

1,868 seats are available from San Francisco to Washington per day on average.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

While looking for the best option consider United Air Lines Inc., our data currently shows that they have the cheapest flight available for the flight path. When traveling from San Francisco to Washington, generally 201 flights depart for this route daily.

How long does the flight from San Francisco to Washington take?

For nonstop trips expect to fly for about 5 hours. The travel distance is approximately 1,507 miles.

How many flights depart from San Francisco to Washington on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 108 flights from San Francisco to Washington a day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 55% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 27% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 19% of flight departures

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Washington?

Expect the weather to be around 90 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Washington is generally hotter than in San Francisco.