Cheap Flight Deals From San Francisco (SJC) to Madison (MSN) Starting at $178

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Airfares from $178 One Way, $304 Round Trip from San Francisco to Madison

Prices starting at $304 for return flights and $178 for one-way flights to Madison 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 San Francisco to Madison

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.

Madison Airport Information

Use Orbitz.com to make bookings for cheap flights to Madison through the Dane County Regional Airport. Serviced by American Eagle, Continental Express, Delta, Frontier and United airlines, the airport sits five miles to the northeast of Madison. It has two terminals and offers 85 daily commercial flights.

Madison Airport Transportation

Orbitz.com will arrange for parking at a low cost in any of the 4,475 parking spaces available at the airport. The charges for hourly parking are a daily maximum of $10, and long-term charges are between $6 and $10. The airport also accommodates car rental counters for Hertz, Budget, National, Enterprise, Avis and Alamo at the baggage claim area. A taxi will get you to Downtown Dells in one hour with a fare of about $110.Weather in Madison

Madison has a humid continental climate. The warmest month is July, with an average temperature of 82.1 degrees Fahrenheit. Lows can get down to 10 degrees in January. If you plan to visit Madison, Orbitz.com can can give you tips about some of the best hotels and restaurants in the city.

Popular Attractions in Madison

The Wisconsin Historical Museum, Chazen Museum of Art, Wisconsin Veterans Museum, Madison Children's Museum and Overture Center for the Arts are just some of the popular attractions that you can visit in Madison. Greenbush Bakery, Bridges Golf Course, Olive Garden, Red Lobster, Ocean Grill, Orpheum Lobby Restaurant and Maduro Cigar Bar are some of the best restaurants in the city, and they often offer holiday discount sales. Whether you seek cheap flights to Madison or low-cost hotels, orbitz.com has numerous options available.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from San Francisco to Madison now?
If you’re puzzled about quarantine and travel restrictions when traveling by plane from San Francisco to Madison, go right to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor.
What is the shortest flight from San Francisco to Madison?
The shortest flight from San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) to Truax Field is 4 hours and 27 minutes. Grab your favorite tipple from the drink trolley, work on your travel itinerary or get to know your neighbors — you’ll have plenty of time on this medium-haul journey.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Madison?
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 Madison 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 Madison with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Madison 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 Orbitz.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

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