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Fares from $192 One Way, Round Trip from Acapulco to San Francisco

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More About Flying To San Francisco from Acapulco

Route Information for Flights from Acapulco to San Francisco

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Flying from Acapulco to San Francisco

General Juan N. Álvarez International Airport

The General Juan N. Álvarez International Airport is the main airport for those traveling from Acapulco. Though the airport is actually 16 miles from the city, you can get there within 30 to 45 minutes or less when traffic is good. Before you start looking for cheap flights from Acapulco, head to Orbitz.com, where you will find budget-friendly flights and low prices that make your trip more affordable. Orbitz.com partners with many of the airlines operating out of the airport, including Aeromar, Sunwing Airlines, and United Express.

Parking Your Own Car

Parking your own car at the airport is easy because it has several different parking areas. Handicap parking spots are available for those who have a disability and cannot walk the distance to the airport. If you plan to take a vacation and will be out of town for several days or a week, you should choose long-term parking. You pay one fee for each day that your vehicle stays on the lot.

Other Transportation Options

Driving yourself to the airport is not your only option because you can also take a taxi, bus, or shuttle. Holiday Inn is just one local hotel with a shuttle to the airport, and you might have the chance to take the shuttle even if you do not stay at the hotel. Public buses drop passengers off at the airport throughout the day, and if you rent a taxi, you can arrange for the car to drop you off before your flight.

Prior to Your Flight

Before your flight leaves, you might stop by one of the small restaurants at the airport. These restaurants serve sandwiches, salads, and other foods that you can eat quickly. The airport also has a few shops and magazine stands where you can stock up on things you need for your flight. Once you are ready to find cheap flights from Acapulco, visit Orbitz.com. With cheap tickets and travel information, you can use Orbitz as your own vacation planner.

San Francisco International Airport

The San Francisco International Airport is located on South Spruce Avenue, approximately 13 miles south of downtown San Francisco. Because the airport is one of the world's busiest airports, it houses numerous airline hubs. Air Berlin, Hawaiian Airlines, JetBlue, US Airways, Asiana Airways and numerous other airlines offer flights to San Francisco. If you're traveling on a strict budget, you can find bargain prices on tickets by booking your flight through Orbitz.com.

Transportation From the Airport

The Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) system runs from the San Francisco International Airport to downtown San Francisco, and tickets cost approximately $7. SamTrans Public Bus Services also runs between the airport and downtown. Bus stops are located at the baggage claim in Terminals 2 and 3, and at Courtyard A in the International Terminal. You can also use Orbitz.com to rent a car for the duration of your trip. The airport offers a free shuttle service to take passengers from the airport terminal to the rental car center.

Weather in San Francisco

San Francisco has temperatures that range from 46 to 69 degrees Fahrenheit throughout the year. The off-peak travel season runs from the beginning of December to the end of February. It rains more frequently during this time, but the temperature is still warm enough to tolerate the rain. If you book your trip through Orbitz.com during the off-peak travel season, you'll save money on your airline tickets.

Highlights and Attractions

Golden Gate Park, Coit Tower and Alcatraz are some major attractions in the San Francisco area. Orbitz.com does more than find you flights to San Francisco. The website has the information you need to plan your entire itinerary. You can purchase tickets to major attractions or make reservations to take a guided city tour.

Flights from Acapulco to San Francisco - Frequently Asked Questions

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

You'll need to break up the journey from Acapulco, Guerrero (ACA-General Juan N. Alvarez Intl.) to San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) because there are no direct flights on this route. American Airlines, Aeromexico and Delta Air Lines offer the next best thing — a flight with just one stop.

What is the shortest flight from Acapulco to San Francisco?

Traveling from Acapulco, Guerrero (ACA-General Juan N. Alvarez Intl.) to San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) will take a minimum of 5 hours and 11 minutes. Indulge in a wine and read a few magazines — it's a golden opportunity to sit back and relax.

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

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 Francisco 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 Francisco with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to San Francisco 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.