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Fares from $211 One Way, $372 Round Trip from San Francisco to Medellin

Prices starting at $372 for return flights and $211 for one-way flights to Medellin 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 Medellin from San Francisco

Flights from San Francisco to Medellin - Frequently Asked Questions

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

No, unfortunately. You'll have to change planes if you want to get from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Medellin Airport (MDE-Jose Maria Cordova Intl.). Numerous companies offer services on this route with only one stopover, including Aeromexico, American Airlines and JetBlue Airways.

What is the shortest flight from San Francisco to Medellin?

With the trip from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Medellin Airport (MDE-Jose Maria Cordova Intl.) taking a minimum of 8 hours and 21 minutes, you'll have enough time to kick back and enjoy the ride. Grab an in-flight wine and get comfortable in your seat with a gripping book or movie.

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Finding Flights from San Francisco to Medellin

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.

Airports in Medellin

If you are looking for cheap flights to Medellin, check out Orbitz.com. Two airports serve the city of Medellin, Colombia. The José María Córdova International Airport is in Rionegro, approximately 30 minutes east of Medellín. It offers both domestic and international flights on a number of major airlines and is the second largest airport in Colombia. Olaya Herrera Airport primarily serves regional, commuter and light aircraft flights. It is roughly 20 miles east of Medellin.

Transportation From the Airport

Rent-a-car companies provide convenient locations at the airport, and Orbitz.com can help you with more than just air tickets. When you find a low fare to Medellin, you can book a rental car too. Check to see if your hotel or resort offers a shuttle from the airport. The Medellin airport also offers bus and taxi services.

Weather in Medellin

Medellin features a tropical climate. The average temperature remains in the 70s all year, with little variation, due to the city's proximity to the equator. Medellín earned the nickname La Ciudad de la Eterna Primavera or City of the Eternal Spring, because of the pleasant, spring like weather. May and October are the rainiest months. If you plan to visit during these months, you might want to bring an umbrella.

Medellin's Major Attractions

The city of Medellin is home to the Plaza Mayor Convention and Exhibition Center, a popular location for large events and festivals. The Arví Ecotourism Park offers abundant activities such as kayaking, biking, camping, fishing, swimming, horseback riding and picnics. The city boasts many outdoor sculptures, making a simple walk through the streets of Medellin interesting and beautiful. When you are planning a trip to Colombia, check Orbitz.com for the best cheap flights to Medellin.

^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.