Favorite airline: Delta
The favorite airline for flights from Seattle-Tacoma to San Francisco is Delta.
33 %
Alaska Airlines
28 %
United Airlines
11 %
Direct flights are the cheapest connection
Compared to direct flights, flights with a stopover on this route are on average 27 % more expensive.
non stop flight
1 stop
02h 16min
03h 53min
The favorite connection is non-stop
81 % of travelers decide to book a direct flight on this route.
Direct flights
02h 16min, from $160
81 %
1 stopover Portland International Airport, Oregon
03h 53min, from $220
12 %
1 stopover Long Beach, CA
13h 01min, from $536
6 %

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.