Flights from Seattle Tacoma to San Francisco

Our cheapest offers for flights from Seattle Tacoma to San Francisco

Here you can compare cheap flights from Seattle Tacoma (SEA) to San Francisco (SFO) for one-way or return trips. The following offers were searched for and found on idealo during the last few days. Or start your own flight search to San Francisco. Prices and availability may change at any time.

Tips and tricks to help you find cheap flights from Seattle Tacoma to San Francisco

Favorite airline: Frontier Airlines
Frontier Airlines is the most popular airline for flights from Seattle-Tacoma to San Francisco.
Frontier Airlines
31 %
Alaska Airlines
30 %
United Airlines
23 %
Tip: book 6 months before departure
If booked 6 months before travel, flights cost only $86.00.
174 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Saturday
On this route flights are cheapest on Saturday when a ticket costs $118.00 on average.
Direct flights are the cheapest connection
Compared to flights with a stopover, direct flights are $ 4.00 cheaper on this route.
non stop flight
1 stop
02h 18min
04h 53min
The favorite connection is non-stop
Flights from Seattle-Tacoma to San Francisco are most often booked as a direct flight.
Direct flights
02h 18min, from $139
62 %
1 stopover Denver International Airport, CO
22h 57min, from $148
19 %
1 stopover Las Vegas - McCarran International Airport, NV
07h 35min, from $165
12 %

Useful information about the flight from Seattle Tacoma to San Francisco

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 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.

Flight information: Seattle-Tacoma - San Francisco

Roundtrip from $138.80
Flight duration min. 02:07 / max. 02:29
Return flight duration min. 02:09/ max. 02:25
Distance 1094 km
Flights per week 221
Departure airport Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, WA (SEA)
Arrival airport San Francisco International Airport, CA (SFO)
Destination country United States