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Amazing PHL to SFO Flight Deals

The cheapest flights to San Francisco Intl. found within the past 7 days were $167 round trip and $89 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Flight Schedule for PHL to SFO

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FAQs about flights from Philadelphia Intl. Airport (PHL) to San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO)

Can I catch a flight from Philadelphia, PA Airport (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.) to San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) right now?

It's wise to learn about any quarantine requirements and travel advice reports in effect in your destination city. Be sure to check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for up-to-date info on catching a flight to San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) from Philadelphia, PA Airport (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.).

Are there direct flights from Philadelphia Intl. Airport (PHL) to SFO?

Sometimes, travel is all about the journey; sometimes the magic is in the destination. But if you just want to get to where you're going fast, multiple airlines provide direct flights from PHL to SFO, including American Airlines and United Airlines.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?

For more info about changing your flight to SFO, please visit our Customer Service Portal.

How long is the flight from Philadelphia Airport to San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO)?

Make sure you stand up and walk around during your flight from Philadelphia to San Francisco. You'll be in the air for 10 hours and 2 minutes, so stretching your legs will keep you feeling comfortable during this lengthy journey.

What is the flight distance from Philadelphia Intl. Airport (PHL) to SFO?

The flight distance from Philadelphia Airport to San Francisco Airport is 3,853 mi. Fluffy eye mask? Check. Moisturizing spray? Check. You're going to need all the long-haul essentials for this one.

What airlines fly from Philadelphia Airport to SFO?

If you want to fly direct from PHL to San Francisco Airport, you don't have to worry about choice. Below are the leading airlines that advertise nonstop services on this route:

  • American Airlines - (AA) with 197 flights every month
  • United Airlines - (UA) with 182 flights every month
  • United Airlines - (UA) with 182 flights every month
  • American Airlines - (AA) with 197 flights every month
What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2020. Wednesday and Friday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking on a Sunday, as data shows the end of the week is when prices are generally at their highest.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2020, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It's possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2020 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 2 weeks to 2 months prior to their travel dates.

How can I save money on airline tickets?

We'll let you in on a secret...You can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travelers who booked flights on Travelocity in 2020 saved nearly 40% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

Philadelphia Intl. to San Francisco Intl. Flight FAQ

Traveling FromPhiladelphia Intl.
Traveling ToSan Francisco Intl.
Shortest Flight Time6 hours 2 mins
Earliest Departure Time9:05AM EDT
Latest Departure Time6:43PM EDT
Lowest Flight Price$167

Route Info

Flight path for flights from Philadelphia International Airport to San Francisco International Airport


Distance:
2,539.00 miles


Airlines & Aircraft Used on PHL to SFO Flight Routes


Airline Carrier
Aircraft
Alaska Airlines
De Havilland Canada DHC-8-400 Dash 8Q
American Airlines
Airbus A319
American Airlines
Airbus A320-100/200
American Airlines
Boeing 737-300 pax
American Airlines
Boeing 737-700 pax
Jet Airways (India)
Fairchild (Swearingen) SA26 / SA226 / SA227 Metro / Merlin / Expediter

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Philadelphia Intl. to San Francisco Intl. Flight FAQ

Traveling FromPhiladelphia Intl.
Traveling ToSan Francisco Intl.
Shortest Flight Time6 hours 2 mins
Earliest Departure Time9:05AM EDT
Latest Departure Time6:43PM EDT
Lowest Flight Price$167

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