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Fares from $132 One Way, $305 Round Trip from San Francisco to Mazatlan

Prices starting at $305 for return flights and $132 for one-way flights to Mazatlan 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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More About Flying To Mazatlan from San Francisco

Route Information for Flights from San Francisco to Mazatlan

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Flying from San Francisco to Mazatlan

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.

General Rafael Buelna International Airport

Mazatlan is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Mexico. It features sunny beaches and luxury resorts. Orbitz.com can help travelers locate cheap flights to Mazatlan. The General Rafael Buelna International Airport is located 12 miles from downtown Mazatlan, Mexico, in Sinaloa. Fourteen airlines service the airport, including American Eagle, Delta, WestJet, Aeromexico and Enerjet. Orbitz.com can help you find low-fare rates with many of these airlines.

Transportation to the Airport

There are several methods of travel throughout Mazatlan. Airport taxi services offer metered rates to many locations in and around the city. Limos are available for rent by the day or by the hour, and airport shuttle services provide complimentary shuttle services to many resorts in the area. Orbitz.com can provide information on local car rental agencies and help you book a rental.

Weather in Mazatlan

Mazatlan has a hot and humid climate. January through March are the coolest months with average temperatures around 80 degrees and lows in the upper 60s. The hottest months are July through September with temperatures in the mid-80s and low 90s.

Things to Do in Mazatlan

Mazatlan provides visitors with a selection of things to do and places to see. The Huana Coa Canopy Tours provide outdoor activities for the older teen. Young adults can experience hiking, rock climbing and rappelling. Bibi Fleet Sports Fishing offers salt-water fishing around Mazatlan. The El Faro Lighthouse is located on top of Cerro Creston, which offers excellent city views of Mazatlan. Orbitz.com helps travelers locate the best deals in travel, including cheap flights to Mazatlan.

Flights from San Francisco to Mazatlan - Frequently Asked Questions

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

No, unfortunately. You'll need to switch planes if you want to fly from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Mazatlan, Sinaloa Airport (MZT-General Rafael Buelna Intl.). Numerous companies operate on this route with only one stopover, including Alaska Airlines, Aeromexico and Delta Air Lines.

What is the shortest flight from San Francisco to Mazatlan?

The shortest flight from San Francisco to Mazatlan is around 3 hours and 53 minutes. Order a refreshment from the drink trolley, perfect your travel itinerary or finish that podcast — you'll have enough time on this medium-haul trip.

^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.