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Seattle to San Francisco Flights

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Selected fares from Seattle to San Francisco

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SEA SFO Sat, Oct 4 - Wed, Oct 15 $151
SEA SFO Sat, Oct 4 - Wed, Oct 15 $151
SEA SFO Sat, Oct 4 - Wed, Oct 15 $151
SEA SFO Tue, Oct 7 - Tue, Oct 14 $151
SEA SFO Mon, Oct 13 - Thu, Oct 16 $225
SEA SFO Tue, Oct 28 - Thu, Oct 30 $264
SEA SFO Sat, Oct 4 - Tue, Oct 7 $329
SEA SFO Wed, Dec 3 - Sat, Dec 6 $417
SEA SFO Sat, Nov 22 - Mon, Nov 24 $713
SEA SFO Wed, Oct 29 - Sun, Nov 2 $883

Seattle and San Francisco airports and terminals

Airports in Seattle WA, US
map of airports in Seattle
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    SeaTac Airport (SEA)

    Distance from City Center: 10.9 miles

    Carriers for flights from SEA to SFO

    Carriers
    Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, US Airways, United Airlines, Virgin America
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Airports in San Francisco CA, US
map of airports in San Francisco
  • 1

    San Francisco Airport (SFO)

    Distance from City Center: 11.9 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SEA to SFO

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, US Airways, United Airlines
    Terminal 2 Virgin America
    Terminal 3 US Airways, United Airlines
    Terminal I Alaska Airlines
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Cheap flights from Seattle 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

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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

Hotel only $169

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 Seattle to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Oct 4 Seattle (SEA) San Francisco (SFO) Virgin America $174
Earn $1.74
Return Mon, Oct 6 San Francisco (SFO) Seattle (SEA) Virgin America

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Seattle to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Oct 8 Seattle (SEA) San Francisco (SFO) United Airlines $151
Earn $1.51
Return Sat, Oct 11 San Francisco (SFO) Seattle (SEA) United Airlines

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

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Oct 7 Seattle (SEA) San Francisco (SFO) Virgin America $151
Earn $1.51
Return Tue, Oct 14 San Francisco (SFO) Seattle (SEA) Virgin America
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November

Cheapest weekend flights in November from Seattle to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Nov 15 Seattle (SEA) San Francisco (SFO) Virgin America $171
Earn $1.71
Return Mon, Nov 17 San Francisco (SFO) Seattle (SEA) Virgin America

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from Seattle to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Nov 5 Seattle (SEA) San Francisco (SFO) Virgin America $157
Earn $1.57
Return Wed, Nov 12 San Francisco (SFO) Seattle (SEA) Virgin America

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

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Nov 5 Seattle (SEA) San Francisco (SFO) Virgin America $157
Earn $1.57
Return Wed, Nov 12 San Francisco (SFO) Seattle (SEA) Virgin America
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December

Cheapest weekend flights in December from Seattle to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Dec 12 Seattle (SEA) San Francisco (SFO) Virgin America $225
Earn $2.25
Return Mon, Dec 15 San Francisco (SFO) Seattle (SEA) Virgin America

Lowest roundtrip airfare in December from Seattle to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Dec 10 Seattle (SEA) San Francisco (SFO) Virgin America $197
Earn $1.97
Return Sat, Dec 13 San Francisco (SFO) Seattle (SEA) Virgin America

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

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Dec 19 Seattle (SEA) San Francisco (SFO) Virgin America $225
Earn $2.25
Return Fri, Dec 26 San Francisco (SFO) Seattle (SEA) Virgin America
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Travel from Seattle to San Francisco

Make your trip from Seattle to San Francisco a smooth one by using Orbitz.com to reserve both your air ticket and hotel room. The city has a wide range of attractions available to enjoy when you arrive, from fabulous restaurants to excellent art museums.

Leaving Seattle

The city of Seattle is the home of the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, which supplies air services for the surrounding area. The airport is located about 12 miles south of the center of Seattle, in the town of SeaTac. Transportation from the city to the airport is available by taxi, light rail and public bus. Taxi fare to the airport is $32 from the center of town, with a possible $1 fuel surcharge depending on gas prices. The trip by taxi will take about 25 minutes. The train and bus service from the city both cost $2.75 and take about 40 minutes. Driving to the airport is another option, with rates for long-term airport parking beginning at $28 a day and $130 per week.

Flights between Seattle and San Francisco are available on several airlines, including Virgin America, US Airways, American Airlines and Delta. Before you board your flight, the airport houses several restaurants where you can have a quick meal. There are a large variety of choices available, from California Rolls and Maki noodles at Maki of Japan to oysters on the half shell and wild Alaskan King Salmon at Anthony's Restaurant. There's a Starbucks available if all you're looking for is a quick snack and a beverage.

San Francisco

San Francisco is located in Northern California and serves as a financial and cultural center for the region. It's one of the most visited cities in the world, attracting millions of tourists yearly to see attractions such as the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz or to attend one of the city's many festivals held throughout the year.

Experiencing San Francisco

Flights into San Francisco arrive at the San Francisco International Airport, located 13 miles from the center of the city's business district. Transportation into the city after your arrival is available by Bay Area Rapid Transit rail service for about $8.25. SamTrans buses are also available for a cost of $4. Taking a taxi from the airport to town costs $36.

The best time to visit San Francisco is during the summer between June and August. Even though it's summer, the weather can get a bit chilly, with high temperatures in the upper 60s on average, with lows dropping into the upper 40s. Dress should be lightly layered, with a light-to-moderate jacket included in your travel wardrobe.

After you arrive in the city, you'll find that there are plenty of things to do no matter your taste. If you want to get out and enjoy sightseeing, you can rent a bike and ride along the National Park Bike path and across the Golden Gate Bridge. Alternately, you can spend time indoors enjoying the exhibits at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. There are multiple festivals, from the Silent Film Festival to the Fillmore Street Jazz Festival. While you're in town, you'll also find that there are more than 4,500 restaurants for you to explore.

Destination San Francisco

Leaving Seattle is easy with the many transportation options that can get you quickly to the airport, and the amenities available at the airport itself will make the wait before your flight a pleasant one. The trip into San Francisco should be just as easy, using the various transport options available at the airport. With Orbitz.com, you can plan ahead for your visit. Using Orbitz.com, you can research many of the top attractions available. You can start enjoying everything the city has to offer immediately after your flight from Seattle to San Francisco.

Interesting facts about flights from Seattle to San Francisco

    • 26 direct flights are operating from Seattle to San Francisco today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 2h 9m.
    • American Airlines flight 6868 (1:00 AM GMT, Boeing 737 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Seattle to San Francisco.
    • Delta Air Lines flight 5817 (2:20 PM GMT, Embraer 175) is today's latest available flight from Seattle to San Francisco.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Seattle to San Francisco (Alaska Airlines flight 302, Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger) takes 2h 0m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Seattle to San Francisco (United Airlines flight 698, Airbus Industrie A319) takes 2h 21m.
    • Flights from SeaTac Airport (SEA) to San Francisco Airport (SFO) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Seattle and San Francisco

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 737-700 Passenger Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 757-200 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 737-900 (Winglets) Passenger Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines
Airbus Industrie A319 United Airlines, Virgin America, US Airways
Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines
Canadair Regional Jet 700 United Airlines, US Airways
Canadair Regional Jet 900 Delta Air Lines
Airbus Industrie A320 Virgin America, United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 737-400 Passenger Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines
Boeing 737 Passenger American Airlines
Boeing 737-900 Passenger United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, US Airways, Delta Air Lines
Boeing 737-800 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways, Delta Air Lines
Canadair Regional Jet United Airlines, US Airways
Embraer 175 Delta Air Lines