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San Francisco to Fairbanks Flights

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Selected fares from San Francisco to Fairbanks

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SFO FAI Mon, Aug 25 - Fri, Aug 29 $537
SFO FAI Mon, Jul 28 - Wed, Jul 30 $853

San Francisco and Fairbanks airports and terminals

Airports in San Francisco CA, US
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    San Francisco Airport (SFO)

    Distance from City Center: 11.9 miles

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Airports in Fairbanks AK, US
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    Fairbanks International Airport (FAI)

    Distance from City Center: 4.6 miles

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Cheap flights from San Francisco to Fairbanks

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Featured Fairbanks Airport Hotels

Hotel only $199

Alpine Lodge Fairbanks Alaska

3 stars
3.8 / 5 35 reviews

4920 Dale Rd Map

...Great Location only 0.25 miles from Fairbanks International Airport.... Complimentary Continental Breakfast Airport-Train depo shuttle service Newest full service lodging and Restaurant.... More

Hotel only $195

Pikes Waterfront Lodge

3 stars
4.0 / 5 105 reviews

1850 Hoselton Rd. Map

Located in Fairbanks on the Chena River and just minutes from the airport Pikes Waterfront Lodge features baclonies -beautiful meeting spaces -Aveda aromatherapy bath products and a comfortable... More

Hotel only $149

Fairbanks Princess Riverside Lodge

3 stars
4.2 / 5 14 reviews

4477 Pikes Landing Rd. Map

...Additional amenities include a business center, espresso bar, free airport shuttle, fitness center, steam room, guest laundry, on site security and wake-up service.... Located in FAI-Fairbanks... More

Hotel only $94

Extended Stay America - Fairbanks - Old Airport Way

2 stars
3.1 / 5 26 reviews

4580 Old Airport Road Map

At Extended Stay America, only 4.5 miles from Fairbanks, guests find a friendly home away from home, whether they stay a day, a week or a month. Free grab and go breakfast, onsite laundry... More

Hotel only $143

BEST WESTERN PLUS Chena River Lodge

3 stars
4.2 / 5 86 reviews

1255 TVSA Way Map

Save 5% on your stay

...The Fairbanks International Airport is also only a couple miles away from this Alaska hotel.... This Alaska hotel offers friendly service and modern accommodations all within minutes of the... More

Hotel only $179

Sophie Station Suites

3 stars
4.4 / 5 11 reviews

1717 University Ave Map

...Situated just a mile from the Fairbanks International Airport within walking distance to shopping and dining Sophie Station Suites is surrounded by lovely gardens in the summer and lit up with... More

August

Cheapest weekend flights in August from San Francisco to Fairbanks

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Aug 8 San Francisco (SFO) Fairbanks (FAI) Alaska Airlines $776
Earn $7.76
Return Sun, Aug 10 Fairbanks (FAI) San Francisco (SFO) Alaska Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from San Francisco to Fairbanks

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Aug 25 San Francisco (SFO) Fairbanks (FAI) Alaska Airlines $537
Earn $5.37
Return Fri, Aug 29 Fairbanks (FAI) San Francisco (SFO) Alaska Airlines

Best one-week trip in August from San Francisco to Fairbanks

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Aug 2 San Francisco (SFO) Fairbanks (FAI) Alaska Airlines $950
Earn $9.50
Return Sat, Aug 9 Fairbanks (FAI) San Francisco (SFO) Alaska Airlines
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October

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from San Francisco to Fairbanks

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Oct 27 San Francisco (SFO) Fairbanks (FAI) Alaska Airlines $864
Earn $8.64
Return Sun, Nov 2 Fairbanks (FAI) San Francisco (SFO) Alaska Airlines
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Flights to Fairbanks

San Francisco International Airport Information

The San Francisco International Airport (Highway 101 near the junction of Highway 380) is the primary commercial passenger airport serving San Francisco and the surrounding areas. The airport hosts most international and domestic airlines offering cheap flights from San Francisco. You can also use Orbitz.com to book an alternate flight out of Oakland International Airport (1 Oakland Drive, Oakland) or San Jose International Airport (2065 Airport Boulevard, San Jose).

Parking at San Francisco International Airport

San Francisco International's parking garages are a 10-minute walk or less from the gates, and there is free shuttle service from the long-term lots. Parking costs anywhere from $18 to $38 per day, depending on the option you choose. If you've used Orbitz.com to book your discount flights, you may have saved enough to justify spending the extra money to use the airport's valet parking service.

Ground Transportation Information

A taxi, limousine or shared-ride van to the airport will cost anywhere from $17 to $40. Factor in plenty of extra travel time for the 13-mile ride, as rush-hour traffic can be brutal. You can also use the public BART system or the SamTrans public bus service, both of which will cost you less than $10. Don't forget to use Orbitz.com before you leave to book a rental car in your destination city.

Restaurant Options at the Airport

The San Francisco airport has roughly 50 eateries where you can grab a coffee or have a light meal. Most of the restaurants and cafes are located within the terminals past the security checkpoint, but there are a few restaurants before you reach the security gates. Have a great flight to your final destination, and don't forget to use Orbitz.com the next time you're looking for cheap flights from San Francisco.

Fairbanks, AK Airport Information

Orbitz.com makes it easy to find cheap flights to Fairbanks by comparing rates so you can choose the best options. Fairbanks International Airport is the major air service provider for Fairbanks and its surrounding communities. It is located at 6450 Airport Way and is about three miles from downtown Fairbanks. Airlines provide domestic and international flights to and from the airport, including Alaska, Bettles Air, Delta, Frontier, Wright Air, Warbelow's Air Ventures, and several more. Orbitz.com works with these airlines to bring you the best rates available.

Transportation From the Airport

Ground transportation is provided by rental cars, shuttles, public transportation, and taxis. Taxi rates range between $15 and $20 to downtown; taxis are available outside the main terminal. The Metropolitan Area Commuter System is a public bus that transports passengers to downtown Fairbanks for $1.50, but the bus takes longer than a taxi. Car rental prices vary by company and vehicle, but Orbitz.com allows you to prearrange your rental when you book your airline tickets.

Fairbanks Weather Information

Winter weather in Alaska is typically very cold, with high temperatures averaging around 10 degrees Fahrenheit. Summer high temperatures are quite pleasant, and are usually in the low 70s. In most months, Fairbanks receives less than an inch of precipitation, but in June and July it receives about two inches each month.

Fairbanks Activity Information

Fairbanks is host to many attractions and activities, including the Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum, Running Reindeer Ranch, Aurora Ice Museum, El Dorado Gold Mine, and several more. When searching for cheap flights to Fairbanks on Orbitz.com, you will be presented with several low-cost attractions and activities to enjoy while in Fairbanks.