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Airfares from $49 One Way, $90 Round Trip from Reno to San Francisco

Prices starting at $90 for return flights and $49 for one-way flights to San Francisco 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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Route Information for Flights from Reno to San Francisco

Origin Airport IATA Code RNO
Destination Airport IATA Code SJC
Distance 192 mi
Direct Flight Airlines Air Canada, SA AVIANCA, ANA, Asiana Airlines, Lufthansa, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 3:31PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 1:28AM UTC

Cheap Flights from Reno to San Francisco

Reno Airport Information

One of the biggest frustrations in planning a trip is searching through all the different airlines to find the best deals on tickets. If you are looking for cheap flights from Reno, let Orbitz.com help. Its search engine function will check all airfares simultaneously, allowing you to compare rates effortlessly and save both time and money. The Reno-Tahoe International Airport is the major air service provider for Reno, located about a 10-minute drive from downtown. Several airlines fly from the airport, including Alaska, American, Delta, Southwest, United, US Airways, and Allegiant.

Airport Parking Information

Both long- and short-term parking are available at the airport. Short-term rates are $1 for the first 30 minutes, or $2 per hour, with a maximum daily charge of $24. The rate for long-term parking is $14 per day. Payment can be made by cash or credit card upon exiting the lot.

Transportation to the Airport

If you do not want to drive to the airport, several other transportation options are available, including taxis, shuttles, public transportation, and car rentals. Taxi rates vary by company and distance traveled. The public bus is a much cheaper but slower means of traveling to the airport; although you may have to contend with crowds, a 10-ride pass can be purchased for just $5. Car rental rates also vary by company and the type of vehicle you choose, but Orbitz.com can help by comparing rates, allowing you to book a rental car at a bargain price.

Airport Restaurant Information

Several places in the airport offer quick snacks or a sit-down meal. The La Brea Bakery, Max'z Eatz & Fresh Bakery, Mountain House Diner, Panorama Bar, Peet's Coffee & Tea, Reno Snax Sales, and the Vista Bar provide a wide variety of menu items that you can enjoy before boarding one of the cheap flights from Reno found through Orbitz.com.

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.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Reno to San Francisco now?
Go right to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most useful information on quarantine and travel restrictions when getting a flight from Reno to San Francisco.
Are there non-stop flights from Reno to San Francisco?
There certainly is. United Airlines offers direct flights from Reno-Tahoe Intl. Airport to SFO, which makes flying from Reno to San Francisco easy.
What is the shortest flight from Reno to San Francisco?
If the weather is good and everything goes to plan, you could be landing at San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.) from Reno, NV (RNO-Reno-Tahoe Intl.) in as little as 2 hours and 25 minutes. With such a brief flight time, consider traveling with hand luggage only.
What airlines fly from Reno to San Francisco most frequently?
United Airlines is the most frequent airline servicing the Reno to San Francisco route. Choose from 104 flights each month with this carrier.
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 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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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.