San Francisco to Modesto Flights
Flights to Modesto
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.
Modesto City-County Airport
When you are planning a trip to California, check Orbitz.com for cheap flights to Modesto. Modesto City-County Airport is located in the city of Modesto at 617 Airport Way. SkyWest Airlines, a division of United Airlines, operates daily flights between Modesto and San Francisco.
Transportation into Modesto
Both Hertz and Avis have rental car facilities at Modesto City-County Airport, and you can book your car ahead of time on Orbitz.com. Many local hotels offer complimentary shuttle service from the airport to the hotel, in which case you should contact your hotel for shuttle pickup. Taxis are also available outside baggage claim, and public buses have regularly scheduled routes to the airport, if you prefer to use public transportation.
Weather and Climate in Modesto, California
Mild temperatures and a moderate climate make Modesto, California, a popular vacation destination year round. Winter highs in January reach an average of 56 degrees, while average January lows hit 40 degrees. Precipitation in winter is generally between two to three inches per month. Summers are hot and dry, with average highs in the 90s and lows in the 60s. Modesto gets less than an inch of rain each month during the summer, and July is the driest month of all, with absolutely no rain on average.
Things to Do in Modesto
History buffs will enjoy visiting the McHenry Mansion and Museum, while movie lovers will want to seek out the locations where the classic film American Graffiti was filmed. Modesto is also within easy reach of other local attractions, such as the Hershey's Chocolate Visitor Center and Yosemite National Park. No matter when you travel to California, deals on vacation packages and cheap flights to Modesto from Orbitz.com can help you manage your vacation budget.
Cheap flights from San Francisco to Modesto
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
San Francisco and Modesto airports and terminals
Airports in San FranciscoCA, US
San Francisco Airport (SFO)
Distance from City Center: 11.9 miles
Terminals and carriers for flights from SFO to MOD
Terminal Carriers Terminal 3 United Airlines
Interesting facts about flights from San Francisco to Modesto
- 2 direct flights are operating from San Francisco to Modesto today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 0h 43m.
- United Airlines flight 5453 (9:14 AM GMT, Embraer 120 Brasilia) is today's earliest available flight from San Francisco to Modesto.
- United Airlines flight 5461 (4:06 PM GMT, Embraer 120 Brasilia) is today's latest available flight from San Francisco to Modesto.
- Today's shortest direct flight from San Francisco to Modesto (United Airlines flight 5453, Embraer 120 Brasilia) takes 0h 43m.
- Today's longest direct flight from San Francisco to Modesto (United Airlines flight 5453, Embraer 120 Brasilia) takes 0h 43m.
- Flights from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Merced Municipal Arpt (MCE), Modesto City County Airport (MOD) are available for this route.
Aircraft options between San Francisco and Modesto
|Embraer 120 Brasilia||United Airlines|
Flight schedule for flights from San Francisco to Modesto on Wed, Dec 11, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|United Airlines||UA5452||SFO||8:15 AM||MOD||8:58 AM||EM2||0hr 43min|
|United Airlines||UA5453||SFO||3:14 PM||MOD||3:57 PM||EM2||0hr 43min|
|United Airlines||UA5461||SFO||10:06 PM||MOD||10:49 PM||EM2||0hr 43min|
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