Cheap flights from San Francisco to Wilmington (SFO - ILM)

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The best prices from San Francisco to Wilmington New Hanover County are usually found in September or January, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Friday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Wilmington (ILM)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to ILM flight in 2022: compare San Francisco to Wilmington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Wilmington.
SFO - ILM
Price
$317 - $726
ILM
Temperature
46.4 - 80.6 °F
ILM
Rainfall
2.8 - 7.8 inches

Popular in

April

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 42% potential price drop

Average price

$725

Average for round-trip flights in June 2022

Round-trip from

$317

From San Francisco to Wilmington New Hanover County

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco to Wilmington?

Find a great deal and save up to 17% by booking at least 61 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 Wilmington within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $600.

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

Users have found that flying from San Francisco to Wilmington on a Sunday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Wilmington?

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to Wilmington from San Francisco. Prices for September average $543 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $278. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of April. Opting for a September flight can save you 33% on your journey compared to booking in April

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Wilmington (SFO - ILM)?

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 67% on flights from San Francisco to Wilmington by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Wilmington in June, July 2022

The best prices found for SFO to ILM flights for June, July
11 Jul - 13 Jul
$675pp
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
5 Jul - 8 Jul
$705pp
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
11 Jul - 13 Jul
$709pp
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Wilmington 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Wilmington from San Francisco found for this year
8 Sep - 10 Sep
$414pp
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
26 Oct - 2 Nov
$416pp
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
Delta
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
8 Sep - 11 Sep
$449pp
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Wilmington

Late deals on round-trip flights to Wilmington from San Francisco, departing today and this week
5 Jul - 8 Jul
$705pp
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
5 Jul - 8 Jul
$711pp
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
4 Jul - 13 Jul
$724pp
SFO
San Francisco
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to New Hanover County from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Wilmington
7:15 pm - 6:50 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
20h 35m
SFO - ILM
United Airlines
$392
United
5:15 am - 7:53 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
23h 38m
SFO - ILM
American Airlines
9:30 am - 7:43 pm
Delta
1 Stop
7h 13m
SFO - ILM
Delta
$419
Delta

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Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Wilmington

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Wilmington New Hanover County have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Wilmington for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Wilmington for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $326, but on average you can expect to pay $506.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Wilmington for under $800?

There are currently 14+ open flights from San Francisco to Wilmington within the next 7 days for less than $800.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Francisco to Wilmington round-trip?

According to our current data, Delta ($326), American Airlines ($414), and United Airlines ($539) offers the cheapest pricing from San Francisco to Wilmington. Delta is currently priced 40% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Delta, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $166. However, be on the lookout for offers from United Airlines and American Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from San Francisco to Wilmington for a low price.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Wilmington?

The cheapest flight price from San Francisco to Wilmington is $271. On average you can expect to pay $1,041. The most popular route, (San Francisco - Wilmington New Hanover County), can usually be booked for $416.

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

Major Airline, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from San Francisco to Wilmington.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Wilmington, NC

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Wilmington from San Francisco?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Wilmington New Hanover County within the United States

Most visitors from San Francisco need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Wilmington New Hanover County.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Wilmington New Hanover County.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to quarantine after entering Wilmington New Hanover County.

Do I need a test to fly back to San Francisco from Wilmington?

Returning to San Francisco from Wilmington New Hanover County

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Wilmington New Hanover County are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering San Francisco.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Wilmington New Hanover County are not required to quarantine after entering San Francisco.

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Alternative routes for San Francisco to Wilmington

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Destination information for Wilmington

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Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Wilmington

Top 4 airlines flying from San Francisco to Wilmington New Hanover County

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Wilmington 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
American Airlines
$296 $609 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$298 $804 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$325 $688 No cancel fee N/A
Alaska Airlines
$576 $576 No cancel fee 75%
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