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Houston to San Francisco Flights

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Selected fares from Houston to San Francisco

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
HOU SFO Wed, Nov 19 - Tue, Dec 2 $278
HOU SFO Tue, Oct 14 - Tue, Nov 11 $310
HOU SFO Sat, Feb 7 - Tue, Feb 10 $330
HOU SFO Wed, Oct 29 - Tue, Nov 4 $347
HOU SFO Tue, Oct 28 - Tue, Nov 4 $398
HOU SFO Tue, Apr 14 - Sat, Apr 18 $464
HOU SFO Wed, Oct 22 - Mon, Oct 27 $464
HOU SFO Thu, Feb 19 - Tue, Feb 24 $599

Houston and San Francisco airports and terminals

Airports in Houston TX, US
map of airports in Houston
  • 1

    George Bush Airport (IAH)

    Distance from City Center: 17.8 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from IAH to SFO

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal C Asiana Airlines, Copa Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines
  • 2

    Hobby Airport (HOU)

    Distance from City Center: 13.1 miles

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Airports in San Francisco CA, US
map of airports in San Francisco
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    San Francisco Airport (SFO)

    Distance from City Center: 11.9 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from HOU to SFO

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 3 Asiana Airlines, Copa Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines
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Cheap flights from Houston to San Francisco

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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

Featured San Francisco Airport Hotels

Hotel only $169

The Westin San Francisco Airport

4 stars
3.8 / 5 91 reviews

1 Old Bayshore Highway Map

Save 40% on your stay

The Westin San Francisco Airport provides guests with ultimate convenience, only five minutes from the San Francisco Airport and twenty minutes from downtown.... More

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Aloft San Francisco Airport

3 stars
3.3 / 5 128 reviews

401 East Millbrae Avenue Map

Save 40% on your stay

Comfort and convenience near the airport Featuring loft-inspired design, the bold, fresh and fun Aloft San Francisco Airport makes for an ideal base for discerning corporate and leisure travelers... More

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San Francisco Airport Marriott Waterfront

4 stars
3.8 / 5 76 reviews

1800 Old Bayshore Highway Map

Rate includes breakfast

The San Francisco Airport Marriott Waterfront Hotel in Burlingame, CA is just minutes from the San Francisco International Airport and 15 miles from downtown San Francisco.... More

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Hampton Inn & Suites San Francisco-Burlingame-Airport South

3 stars
4.1 / 5 49 reviews

1755 Bayshore Highway Map

Free On The HouseT hot breakfast, Wi-Fi

Welcome to the Hampton Inn & Suites San Francisco-Burlingame-Airport South hotel in California.... More

Hotel only $119

Hampton Inn & Suites Oakland Airport-Alameda

3 stars
4.7 / 5 9 reviews

1700 Harbor Bay Parkway Map

Free On The HouseT hot breakfast, Wi-Fi

a strategic and friendly stop in the bay area...welcome to the Hampton Inn & Suites Oakland Airport/Alameda.You may be surprised when you come to the Oakland/Alameda area.... More

Hotel only $149

Vagabond Inn Executive San Francisco Airport - Burlingame

2 stars
3.6 / 5 202 reviews

1640 Bayshore Highway Map

Free hot breakfast, airport shuttle & parking

...This Bay front Hotel is located just 1.5 mile from SFO and 1 mile from CalTrain and BART.... We offer FREE parking (while guest is at the hotel), airport shuttle to SFO International Airport... More

October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from Houston to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 30 Houston (IAH) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines $332
Earn $3.32
Return Mon, Nov 3 San Francisco (SFO) Houston (IAH) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Houston to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Oct 21 Houston (IAH) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines $310
Earn $3.10
Return Wed, Oct 29 San Francisco (SFO) Houston (IAH) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in October from Houston to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Oct 28 Houston (IAH) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines $318
Earn $3.18
Return Tue, Nov 4 San Francisco (SFO) Houston (IAH) Frontier Airlines
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November

Cheapest weekend flights in November from Houston to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Nov 7 Houston (IAH) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines $332
Earn $3.32
Return Mon, Nov 10 San Francisco (SFO) Houston (IAH) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from Houston to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Nov 19 Houston (IAH) San Francisco (SFO) American Airlines $278
Earn $2.78
Return Tue, Dec 2 San Francisco (SFO) Houston (IAH) American Airlines

Best one-week trip in November from Houston to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Nov 20 Houston (IAH) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines $332
Earn $3.32
Return Thu, Nov 27 San Francisco (SFO) Houston (IAH) Frontier Airlines
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December

Cheapest weekend flights in December from Houston to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Dec 12 Houston (IAH) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines $326
Earn $3.26
Return Mon, Dec 15 San Francisco (SFO) Houston (IAH) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in December from Houston to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Dec 9 Houston (IAH) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines $326
Earn $3.26
Return Mon, Dec 15 San Francisco (SFO) Houston (IAH) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in December from Houston to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Dec 14 Houston (IAH) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines $491
Earn $4.91
Return Sun, Dec 21 San Francisco (SFO) Houston (IAH) Frontier Airlines
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Finding Flights from Houston to San Francisco

George Bush Intercontinental Airport

Booking flights from Houston is easy if you use the services offered on Orbitz.com. George Bush Intercontinental Airport is the main airport that serves those traveling in and out of the city. Named after George H. W. Bush, this airport serves tens of millions of travelers yearly and was the 10th busiest airport in the United States in 2011. Airlines that service this airport include American Airlines, British Airways, Delta, Air Canada and Air France. Find low-cost tickets to destinations around the world on Orbitz.com.

Houston Airport Parking

Parking at George Bush Intercontinental Airport costs $17 per day, and you can purchase airport parking tickets in advance on Orbitz.com. However, if you are planning a long trip, this cost can add up. There are many companies that offer off-site parking to Houston travelers at cheaper rates. Ramada, which is approximately four miles from the airport, charges travelers $25 per week for parking and offers shuttle services to and from the airport. Park 'N Fly is located approximately three miles from the airport and charges $7 daily for parking, and Rocket Parking is located just over four miles from the airport, charging $5.50 per day.

Ground Transportation in Houston

The Houston Metropolitan Transit Authority has a bus and rail system that will get Houston residents to and from the airport. The airport has courtesy vans that will pick travelers up from locations that are within a five mile radius of the airport. Taxis are also available throughout the city and are the quickest option for those who choose not to drive or take public transportation. If you are arriving in Houston and need transportation, you can find great deals on rental cars on Orbitz.com. Customers can check out the latest sales to find bargain prices.

Airport Dining Facilities

George Bush Intercontinental Airport has a variety of restaurants that you can enjoy while waiting for your flight. Urban Crave, Cat Cora's Kitchen and Harlon's BBQ offer southern-style dishes. There are also many restaurant chains at this airport, including Schlotzky's Deli, Chili's and Popeye's Chicken. Book your flights from Houston using Orbitz.com and arrive at the airport early enough to relax and enjoy a fine meal.

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.

Interesting facts about flights from Houston to San Francisco

    • 9 direct flights are operating from Houston to San Francisco today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 4h 9m.
    • United Airlines flight 1062 (2:15 AM GMT, Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner Jet (210-250)) is today's earliest available flight from Houston to San Francisco.
    • United Airlines flight 211 (4:16 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A319) is today's latest available flight from Houston to San Francisco.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Houston to San Francisco (United Airlines flight 1062, Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner Jet (210-250)) takes 4h 3m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Houston to San Francisco (United Airlines flight 1456, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) takes 4h 16m.
    • Flights from George Bush Airport (IAH), Hobby Airport (HOU) to San Francisco Airport (SFO) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Houston and San Francisco

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 767-300 Passenger US Airways, United Airlines
Boeing 767-400 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 737-700 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 757-200 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways, Asiana Airlines, Copa Airlines
Boeing 757-300 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways, Asiana Airlines
Boeing 737-900 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways, Copa Airlines, Asiana Airlines
Airbus Industrie A319 United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 737-800 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways, Asiana Airlines, Copa Airlines
Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner Jet (210-250) United Airlines, US Airways
Airbus Industrie A320 United Airlines, US Airways, Asiana Airlines