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Airfares from $205 One Way, $359 Round Trip from Montreal to San Francisco

Prices starting at $359 for return flights and $205 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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Fly from Montreal to San Francisco

Whether you want to travel from Montreal to San Francisco to relive the city's hippie past or tour Alcatraz, can help you plan your entire trip. offers vacation packages, discounted hotel accommodations, deals on airline tickets and more.

Montreal-Trudeau International Airport

The Montreal-Trudeau International Airport is located at 975 Romeo Vachon Nord Boulevard, 12 miles from downtown Montreal. Six airlines offer flights from Montreal to San Francisco, including Air Canada, US Airways, American Airlines and Delta Air Lines.

If you need to leave your car at the airport while you travel, there are six different parking options available. The cheapest options are the Interparc and Econoparc lots; both charge $15 per day or $77 per week. If you don't want to drive yourself to the airport, you can get there by train or taxi. The train runs from downtown Montreal to the Dorval Station. The airport has a complimentary shuttle service that transports passengers from the station to the airport. Most cab companies offer a fixed-rate fee of $40 to get from downtown to the airport.

If you want to grab something to eat before your flight, the airport has numerous restaurants from which to choose. If you need a quick meal, you can choose from Burger King, Subway or Tim Hortons. If you are looking for a full-service restaurant, there's Boulangerie de Montreal Cie, Casey's or Brulerie St-Denis.

San Francisco, California

San Francisco is a city where anything goes. From historic sites such as Alcatraz to glamorous nightclubs, there's something to see or do everywhere you turn. Whether you want to see the Golden Gate Bridge, browse a farmers' market or spend the day at Fisherman's Wharf, you're sure to find something fun to occupy your time in San Francisco.

Exploring San Francisco

Flights from Montreal arrive at the San Francisco International Airport, which is located 13 miles south of downtown San Francisco. You can get from the airport into the city via train, bus, taxi or rental car. The Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) is the train system that services San Francisco. To take BART into the city, you catch the train from the departures level of the International Terminal. Taxis depart from the center islands just outside of the baggage claim area of the terminal. Cab fare from the airport to downtown costs approximately $37. If you want your own transportation, you can reserve a rental car using The airport has nine rental-car counters on the fourth floor of the terminal, including companies like Hertz, Avis, Budget and Thrifty.

San Francisco has a cool-summer Mediterranean climate, with cool, moist winters and warm, dry summers. However, it's been said that you can experience all four seasons in just one day while you're in San Francisco, so it's important to pack clothes you can layer. During the summer months, the average temperatures range from the low 50s to the high 60s. In the winter, the average temperatures range from the mid-40s to the low 60s. While it can rain any day of the year, the city gets the most rain between November and March.

Some of the city's main attractions include Alcatraz, the Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman's Wharf. When you're done seeing the major sites, you should take a drive down Lombard Street. It's known as the most crooked street in the world. The street is one-way, descending, and has to curve numerous times to make the descent possible. You can also take a 2-hour tour of the city on a Segway, eat your way through Chinatown or visit the Grateful Dead's crash pad and Janis Joplin's house in the Ashbury neighborhood.

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Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Montreal to San Francisco now?
Go right to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most useful information on travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when flying from Montreal to San Francisco.
Are there non-stop flights from Montreal to San Francisco?
Dust off your trusty passport, because Air Canada will fly you straight from Montreal to San Francisco. Book your plane ticket now and enjoy a stress-free, nonstop flight.
What is the shortest flight from Montreal to San Francisco?
From Montreal, the exciting sights and sounds of San Francisco are at least 6 hours and 51 minutes away. Lock in your favorite seat, or maybe even one with a little more legroom, and fly to your destination in pure comfort.
What airlines fly from Montreal to San Francisco most frequently?
If you’re after the carrier with the most flights from Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl. Airport (YUL) to SFO, book your ticket with Air Canada. This carrier offers 30 flights each month along this route.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to San Francisco?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to San Francisco have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights to San Francisco with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to San Francisco without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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