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Fares from $114 One Way, $243 Round Trip from Anchorage to San Francisco

Prices starting at $243 for return flights and $114 for one-way flights to San Francisco were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Route Information for Flights from Anchorage to San Francisco

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Destination Airport IATA CodeSJC
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Anchorage Airport Information

Anchorage's major airport is the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, which is located on Airport Road and is about a 15 minute drive from downtown. Numerous airlines, both domestic and international, provide service for the airport. These airlines include Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, and several more. At Orbitz.com, you can search the fares of these airlines and others, ensuring that you find the best rates and options that suit your needs and budget.

Airport Parking Information

Parking is available at one of several parking lots. The short-term lots have free parking for the first 30 minutes and then an additional $2.50 for each additional hour. Long-term parking is available at $2 an hour and $10 per day. The park, ride & fly lot offers a rate of $7 per day and provides free shuttle service to and from the airport terminals.

Transportation to the Airport

Taxis, shuttle buses, and rental cars are all available to get you to and from the airport on time. The cost of a taxi from downtown Anchorage averages between $17 and $22 and will take about 15 minutes. Car rentals can be booked on Orbitz.com, so you can book your air and ground transportation at the same time.

Restaurants Located at the Airport

For those needing a quick snack or a full meal, the airport has many options to choose from, including Alaska Gourmet Market, Café Del Mundo, Chili's, Cinnabon and Yogurtland, among many more.

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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.

Flights from Anchorage to San Francisco - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Anchorage to San Francisco?

Alaska Airlines and United Airlines operate nonstop flights from Anchorage, AK Airport (ANC-Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.) to San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), which means you won't need to stress about switching planes or being hopelessly bored on a layover.

What is the shortest flight from Anchorage to San Francisco?

Jetting from Anchorage, AK Airport (ANC-Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.) to San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) will take you at least 4 hours and 38 minutes. Indulge in a wine and get stuck into that book — it’s the perfect opportunity to kick back and unwind.

What airlines fly from Anchorage to San Francisco most frequently?

The airlines that fly frequently between Anchorage, AK Airport (ANC-Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.) and San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) include Alaska Airlines (AS). This popular option operates 30 flights on the route each month. If you can't find the right flight there, look into the fares with United Airlines (UA). This airline is a terrific alternative and operates 17 flights from Anchorage to San Francisco every month.

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