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Fares from $169 One Way, $323 Round Trip from San Francisco to Birmingham

Prices starting at $323 for return flights and $169 for one-way flights to Birmingham were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Route Information for Flights from San Francisco to Birmingham

Origin Airport IATA CodeSJC
Destination Airport IATA CodeBHM
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Flying from San Francisco to Birmingham

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.

Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport

If you love to travel, use Orbitz.com to book budget flights to Birmingham, the largest city in Alabama. Birmingham is serviced by the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport. The airport is located five miles northeast of downtown Birmingham. Over three million passengers pass through the airport each year. The airport also handles 301 aircraft operations each day. American Airlines, Delta, American Eagle, Southwest Airlines, United Express, SkyWest Airlines, and US Airways all operate at the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport.

Transportation at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport

Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport offers over 5,000 parking spaces for travelers. Hourly, short term and long term parking spaces are available. Hourly parking is $1 an hour or $24 per day. The daily parking rate is $12 per day. A complimentary shuttle service transports passengers to the parking lots. Ground transportation at the airport includes rental cars, taxis, and shuttle services. A taxi ride into the city center should cost about $15 and take 25 minutes.

Weather in Birmingham

Birmingham generally has a warm climate. The average temperatures in the summer settle in the mid-80s. Spring temperatures average in the mid-70s, while fall temperatures average in the mid-60s. Winters can get very cold with average temperatures in the mid-40s.

Attractions in Birmingham

Birmingham offers a variety of attractions for visitors. The Birmingham Civil Rights Institute is popular among visitors as it was dedicated to chronicling the civil rights movement that started in the Birmingham area. Several museums are located in the city, including the Birmingham Museum of Art and the Southern Museum of Flight. Always choose Orbitz.com when booking flights to Birmingham.

Flights from San Francisco to Birmingham - Frequently Asked Questions

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

If you're planning to fly from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Birmingham, AL Airport (BHM-Birmingham Intl.), you'll have to change planes. American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta Air Lines service this route with only one stopover. Use the break to stretch out your legs and get a bite to eat.

What is the shortest flight from San Francisco to Birmingham?

From San Francisco, the thrilling sights and sounds of Birmingham are 4 hours and 40 minutes away. Make sure you choose your favorite seat, or maybe even upgrade to one with extra legroom, and fly to your destination in pure comfort.

How many hours flight from San Francisco to Birmingham?

The trip from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Birmingham, AL Airport (BHM-Birmingham Intl.) will take an average of 6 hours and 23 minutes. A couple of good movies, a gripping novel and a nice snooze will make the time fly.

What airlines have the most flights from San Francisco to Birmingham?

At the moment, you won't find any direct flights between San Francisco and Birmingham. However, you will find flights with at least one stop. Look on the positive side — use the time to stretch your legs or do a little souvenir shopping!

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Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

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

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 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.