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Fares from $70 One Way, $106 Round Trip from Minneapolis - St. Paul to San Francisco

Prices starting at $106 for return flights and $70 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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Flights from Minneapolis - St. Paul to San Francisco - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Minneapolis - St. Paul to San Francisco?

Yep, your unforgettable vacation is just one easy flight away. Excellent news, isn't it? Reserve your favorite seat with one of the 3 carriers that fly nonstop from Minneapolis, MN Airport (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.) to San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.). Popular options include:

  • Delta Air Lines
  • Sun Country Airlines
  • United Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Minneapolis - St. Paul to San Francisco?

Flying from Minneapolis, MN Airport (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.) to San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) will take you at least 3 hours and 58 minutes. Enjoy a wine and watch a movie or two — it's the ideal opportunity to simply relax.

What airlines fly from Minneapolis - St. Paul to San Francisco most frequently?

The airlines that fly frequently between Minneapolis, MN Airport (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.) and San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) include Delta Air Lines (DL). This well-known option offers 130 flights on the route every month. Sun Country Airlines (SY) also travels from Minneapolis - St. Paul to San Francisco. It's another reliable choice and has 43 flights monthly.

Route Information for Flights from Minneapolis - St. Paul to San Francisco

Origin Airport IATA CodeMSP
Destination Airport IATA CodeSJC
Distance1586 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesSun Country Airlines, Delta Air Lines
Earliest Flight Arrival7:28PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival11:57PM UTC

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Flying from Minneapolis to San Francisco

Airports in Minneapolis

The city of Minneapolis is served by the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport. The airport is situated to the southeast of the city. Several domestic airlines and three international airlines serve the airport. Travelers looking for cheap flights from Minneapolis can search for flights from several airlines at once on Orbitz.com, including Air Canada, Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Airlines, Frontier Airlines, United Airlines and US Airways. Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport is a joint military-civilian airport. The airport is situated approximately 10 miles from both downtown Saint Paul and downtown Minneapolis.

Parking at Minneapolis Airport

Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport offers a variety of parking options. Covered parking is available for visits lasting more than nine hours at a rate of $8 for the first hour and a daily maximum charge of $22. Value parking is also available at a rate of $8 for the first hour and a daily maximum charge of $16. For visits less than nine hours, short-term parking is available at a rate of $5 for the first hour and up to a maximum of $36 a day.

Transportation at the Minneapolis Airport

Travelers departing from the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport can take advantage of a range of transportation services, including car rental companies, van and shuttle services, and taxi services. Public transportation is also available through the Metro Transit. The public bus service serves the Twin Cities metro area. Taxi service is available to and from the airport. Fares average between $38 and $49 for trips to and from downtown Minneapolis. Fares from downtown St. Paul range between $30 and $37.

Restaurants at the Minneapolis Airport

Several dining options are available at the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport, making it easy for travelers to enjoy breakfast and a cup of coffee or a quick snack prior to boarding their flight. Restaurant options include A&W, Burger King, Caribou Coffee, Dunn Bros Coffee, Einstein Bros. Bagels, French Meadow Bakery Cafe, La Brea Bakery Café and Starbucks Coffee. By searching for multiple airlines at once on Orbitz.com, it is easy to find cheap flights from Minneapolis.

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.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.