$84 Cheap Flights from Tampa to San Francisco

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The cheapest flights to San Francisco Intl. found within the past 7 days were $168 round trip and $84 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Flight Schedule for TPA to SFO

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Frequently asked questions

Can I catch a flight from Tampa Intl. Airport (TPA) to San Francisco Airport right now?
Ensure you visit our Covid-19 Travel Advisor to discover if there are any present travel advice reports or quarantine requirements in place in SFO when flying from Tampa Airport.
Are there direct flights from TPA to SFO?
The only thing separating you and your next incredible adventure is just one flight. United Airlines is the only carrier that offers direct services between TPA and San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO), so it’s smart to book well ahead of your departure.
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 TPA to SFO?
The flight between Tampa Intl. Airport (TPA) and San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) is usually about 7 hours and 39 minutes. Make your trip pleasant by saving a few episodes on your phone or laptop and enjoying them with your seat reclined.
What is the flight distance from Tampa Airport to San Francisco Airport?
Traveling 2,400 mi between TPA and TPA calls for a glass of vino and some good movies. Kick back, pull a blanket over your lap and enjoy the flight.
What airlines fly from Tampa Airport to SFO?
Many well-traveled wanderers prefer to take to the skies with United Airlines from Tampa to San Francisco. This leading airline company not only offers up to 30 flights per month, it also flies nonstop.
What airlines have practices regarding COVID-19 in place and use social distancing?
From the moment you enter the departure terminal to when you leave the arrivals terminal, if you’re flying with United Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Delta you can be sure that COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules have been adhered to. Many airlines have introduced capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.
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 2021. Tuesday and Wednesday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking during the weekend, as data shows that 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 2021, 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 2021 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 0-2 weeks prior to their travel dates.*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.


Traveling From
Tampa Intl.
Traveling To
San Francisco Intl.
Shortest Flight Time
5 hours 37 mins
Earliest Departure Time
7:00AM EDT
Latest Departure Time
2:32PM EDT
Lowest Flight Price

Route Info

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

3,075.00 miles

Airlines & Aircraft Used on TPA to SFO Flight Routes

Airline Carrier
American Airlines
Boeing 737-700 (winglets) pax
American Airlines
Boeing 737-700 pax
American Airlines
Boeing 737-800 pax
Delta Air Lines
McDonnell Douglas MD82
Jet Airways (India)
Fairchild (Swearingen) SA26 / SA226 / SA227 Metro / Merlin / Expediter

Discover our best flights from Tampa TPA to San Francisco SFO. 

With 20 airlines to choose from on Travelocity, you can easily find the best option for you. Use our filters to sort by price, compare airlines, and find the most convenient flight times. 


Find our best return flights from Tampa TPA to San Francisco SFO at the right price  

Airfares to San Francisco SFO from Tampa TPA currently cost between $168 and $208. It’s usually cheaper to book a round trip than two separate one-way flights. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


Book one-way flights from Tampa TPA to San Francisco SFO 

If you want to be flexible about when you return, or keep your travel options open ended, a one-way flight could be just the ticket! You’ll find one-way airfares from Tampa TPA to San Francisco SFO on Travelocity starting at $84. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


Get to San Francisco SFO from Tampa TPA quicker with direct flights. 

Get to San Francisco faster, without the hassle of changing planes and moving baggage, by booking a direct flight. Expect your direct flight to SFO from TPA to take around 5 hour(s) 37 min(s).  


Find our cheapest airfares for flights from Tampa TPA to San Francisco SFO

Find cheap flight deals by using our search filters to sort results starting with the lowest price airfares to SFO from TPA. Our Price Match Promise means if you find a lower rate on Travelocity.com or on another US-based website within 24 hours of booking, we’ll credit or refund the difference.  


Get our best airfare deals for your flight from Tampa TPA to San Francisco SFO today 

If you’re flexible about when you travel, November is usually the cheapest month to fly from Tampa TPA to San Francisco SFO. If you need to be more specific, search by date and arrival and departure times.Then, compare prices across different airlines, and sort results by lowest price first. 


Book flexible airline tickets for flights to San Francisco SFO from Tampa TPA 

Some airlines let you change your travel dates without charging a fee. Use our ‘no change fee’ filter to see which flights to SFO from TPA have this option.  


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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.