Gainesville to San Francisco Flights
Finding Flights from Gainesville to San Francisco
Gainesville Airport Information
Whether you are a University of Florida student headed home or simply embarking on a vacation adventure, Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights from Gainesville. You take off from the Gainesville Regional Airport, which is served by American Airlines, American Eagle, Delta, United and US Airways. You might be tempted to fly out of one of the area's larger airports, but you would then face a 120-mile drive to the Orlando International Airport or an 80-mile drive to the Jacksonville International Airport before you even start your trip.
Airport Parking in Gainesville
The Gainesville Regional Airport has plenty of available parking just a short walk from the terminal. The short-term lot charges up to $12 per day, while the long-term lot charges $9 per day or $55 per week. There are also several off-site parking facilities that offer free shuttle service to and from the airport. Check your vacation planner with Orbitz.com before you leave to make sure you have chosen the best parking option based on the length of your trip to help you stay within your budget.
Ground Transportation in Gainesville
The Regional Transit Bus Service (RTS) is the most economical way to get to the Gainesville airport. University of Florida students can also pick up the route #25 bus on Monday through Friday. There are several taxi companies that offer transportation to the airport, but if you purchased your air tickets through Orbitz.com, you may have saved enough to warrant splurging on a private car service to get you to the airport in style.
Restaurants in Gainesville
The Gainesville airport has dedicated amenities to serve business and leisure travelers, including Wi-Fi and an ATM, but dining opportunities are limited. Tailwind has a full-service restaurant and bar in the public area before the security checkpoint, but within the terminal, options are more limited. There is a full-service bar in the gate area, but the only food available is grab-and-go snacks. Enjoy your trip, wherever your travels take you, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you need to find cheap flights from Gainesville.
San Francisco International Airport
The San Francisco International Airport is located on South Spruce Avenue, approximately 13 miles south of downtown San Francisco. Because the airport is one of the world's busiest airports, it houses numerous airline hubs. Air Berlin, Hawaiian Airlines, JetBlue, US Airways, Asiana Airways and numerous other airlines offer flights to San Francisco. If you're traveling on a strict budget, you can find bargain prices on tickets by booking your flight through Orbitz.com.
Transportation From the Airport
The Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) system runs from the San Francisco International Airport to downtown San Francisco, and tickets cost approximately $7. SamTrans Public Bus Services also runs between the airport and downtown. Bus stops are located at the baggage claim in Terminals 2 and 3, and at Courtyard A in the International Terminal. You can also use Orbitz.com to rent a car for the duration of your trip. The airport offers a free shuttle service to take passengers from the airport terminal to the rental car center.
Weather in San Francisco
San Francisco has temperatures that range from 46 to 69 degrees Fahrenheit throughout the year. The off-peak travel season runs from the beginning of December to the end of February. It rains more frequently during this time, but the temperature is still warm enough to tolerate the rain. If you book your trip through Orbitz.com during the off-peak travel season, you'll save money on your airline tickets.
Highlights and Attractions
Golden Gate Park, Coit Tower and Alcatraz are some major attractions in the San Francisco area. Orbitz.com does more than find you flights to San Francisco. The website has the information you need to plan your entire itinerary. You can purchase tickets to major attractions or make reservations to take a guided city tour.
Cheap flights from Gainesville to San Francisco
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Gainesville to San Francisco
|Leave Fri, Jan 10||Gainesville (GNV)||San Francisco (SFO)||United Airlines||
|Return Wed, Jan 15||San Francisco (SFO)||Gainesville (GNV)||United Airlines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Gainesville to San Francisco
|Leave Sun, Feb 16||Gainesville (GNV)||San Francisco (SFO)||United Airlines||
|Return Fri, Feb 21||San Francisco (SFO)||Gainesville (GNV)||United Airlines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Gainesville to San Francisco
|Leave Wed, Mar 26||Gainesville (GNV)||San Francisco (SFO)||United Airlines||
|Return Sat, Mar 29||San Francisco (SFO)||Gainesville (GNV)||United Airlines|
Gainesville and San Francisco airports and terminals
Airports in GainesvilleFL, US
Regional Airport (GNV)
Distance from City Center: 4 miles
Flight schedule for flights from Gainesville to San Francisco on Sat, Dec 14, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL5450/DL1355||GNV||7:00 AM||SFO||12:11 PM||CRJ/739||8hr 11min|
|United Airlines/United Airlines||UA2000/UA2448||GNV||10:55 AM||SFO||4:12 PM||CRJ/321||8hr 17min|
|United Airlines/US Airways||UA2000/US1845||GNV||10:55 AM||SFO||4:12 PM||CRJ/321||8hr 17min|
|United Airlines/United Airlines||UA1978/UA2448||GNV||9:00 AM||SFO||4:12 PM||CRJ/321||10hr 12min|
|United Airlines/US Airways||UA1978/US1845||GNV||9:00 AM||SFO||4:12 PM||CRJ/321||10hr 12min|
|US Airways/United Airlines||US4753/UA2448||GNV||10:55 AM||SFO||4:12 PM||CRJ/321||8hr 17min|
|US Airways/US Airways||US4753/US1845||GNV||10:55 AM||SFO||4:12 PM||CRJ/321||8hr 17min|
|US Airways/United Airlines||US4540/UA2448||GNV||9:00 AM||SFO||4:12 PM||CRJ/321||10hr 12min|
|US Airways/US Airways||US4540/US1845||GNV||9:00 AM||SFO||4:12 PM||CRJ/321||10hr 12min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL5421/DL2349||GNV||12:35 PM||SFO||5:08 PM||CRJ/757||7hr 33min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL5421/DL2265||GNV||12:35 PM||SFO||6:50 PM||CRJ/763||9hr 15min|
|Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines||DL5064/DL2265||GNV||2:00 PM||SFO||6:50 PM||CRJ/763||7hr 50min|
|American Airlines/American Airlines||AA3475/AA275||GNV||1:35 PM||SFO||8:05 PM||ER4/757||9hr 30min|
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