Favorite airline: Alaska Airlines
Most travelers looking for flights on the route from Seattle-Tacoma to San Francisco decide to book flights with Alaska Airlines.
Alaska Airlines
40 %
United Airlines
30 %
10 %
Direct flights are cheaper
Flights with a stopover are on average $39.00 more expensive than direct flights.
non stop flight
1 stop
02h 09min
14h 49min
The favorite connection is non-stop
Flights from Seattle-Tacoma to San Francisco are most often booked as a direct flight.
Direct flights
02h 09min, from $154
90 %
1 stopover Portland International Airport, Oregon
14h 49min, from $193
10 %

Flights from Seattle to San Francisco

The trip down the country's waist from Seattle (SEA) to San Francisco (SFO) is a popular flight route among business travelers flying over to close a deal, as well as among pleasure seekers after some Californian sophistication. A direct flight will take you around 2 hours, in which time you will cover 800 miles. Airlines offering a non-stop flight are: American, Virgin America, Alaska, United- usually around 15 a day.


Cheap flights from Seattle to San Francisco

There are several airlines offering a low-cost air ticket option so that you can have more to spend on your trip. For the lowest price, tickets should be booked as far in advance as possible, making sure to avoid weekends and school vacation periods. Don't forget to compare prices online at idealo.com to ensure you are getting the best price.


Destination San Francisco

Once you have landed, getting around town is easy and, given that it's San Francisco, often stylish. BART operates a rapid rail service to the north, downtown and the East Bay. The station is located near the International Terminal and can be reached by riding the AirTrain. Caltrain provides rail service between San Francisco and San Jose, with weekday commute-hour services to Gilroy. A generous selection of buses, taxis and shuttles are also available.