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Fares from $79 One Way, $133 Round Trip from San Francisco to San Antonio

Prices starting at $133 for return flights and $79 for one-way flights to San Antonio 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 San Francisco to San Antonio

Origin Airport IATA CodeSJC
Destination Airport IATA CodeSAT
Distance1480 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival4:50AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival4:50AM UTC

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May 8, 2018

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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.

Vacation in San Antonio

Whether they are planning a vacation or a business trip to San Antonio, Orbitz.com allows travelers to find cheap flights to San Antonio by searching several airlines at once. This allows travelers to choose the best option for them and their budget.

San Antonio Airports

The San Antonio International Airport services the San Antonio area with an average of 280 inbound and outbound flights daily. A partial list of the 16 airlines that currently serve the airport include American, United, Southwest, US Airways, Delta, Airtran, and Skywest. The airport is approximately 8.5 miles from downtown San Antonio.

Transportation from the Airport

Getting to your hotel or destination from the airport using a taxi, rental car, shuttle, bus or limo is made easy with Orbitz.com. These services can be prearranged when you purchase your air tickets with Orbitz. Several San Antonio companies offer taxi service to the city. The average cost of traveling to downtown is $25, and it is $12 to nearby hotels. VIA Metropolitan Transit bus service operates within the city and provides public transportation to a large portion of San Antonio for a low fee of $4 for an all-day pass.

San Antonio Weather

The weather in San Antonio ranges from hot summers to mild winters. Typically the spring is wet and the summer is dry.

San Antonio Attractions

San Antonio has many attractions for families, ranging from theme parks to art museums. Orbitz.com can help you find the best attractions and discounts the city has to offer along with cheap flights to San Antonio.

Flights from San Francisco to San Antonio - Frequently Asked Questions

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

Yes, you can jet from San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to San Antonio, TX (SAT-San Antonio Intl.) with United Airlines, the only carrier offering direct flights on this route.

What is the shortest flight from San Francisco to San Antonio?

The fastest flight time from San Francisco to San Antonio is 3 hours and 45 minutes, which gives you more than enough time to indulge in a drink or get absorbed in a good movie.

What airlines fly from San Francisco (and vicinity) to San Antonio (and vicinity) most frequently?

United Airlines offers the most flights along this route. This trusted air carrier operates 20 flights from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to San Antonio, TX Airport (SAT-San Antonio Intl.) each month.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to San Antonio?

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 Antonio 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 Antonio with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to San Antonio 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 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. 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 the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^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.