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|Origin Airport IATA Code||JAX|
|Destination Airport IATA Code||SJC|
|Direct Flight Airlines||JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, Copa Airlines, Air New Zealand, United Airlines|
|Earliest Flight Arrival||2:25AM UTC|
|Latest Flight Arrival||6:37AM UTC|
If exploring West Coast culture and iconic landmarks is on your bucket list, fly from Jacksonville, Florida, to San Francisco for a change of scenery and pace. Arrive at Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) by taxi or shuttle, or drive your own vehicle. In under eight hours, you ll find yourself in the culture-rich atmosphere of San Francisco where you can get a look at famous sites such as the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz Island.
One of San Francisco's best attractions is its cable car system, which is a national historic landmark. With three available cable car lines, visitors can ride to North Beach to enjoy a cappuccino or explore Fisherman's Wharf and eat fresh seafood while watching sea lions. Cable car lines run through famous neighborhoods and plazas such as Nob Hill and Union Square.
Fly from Jacksonville to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and enjoy views of the bay from the runway. Aside from the trolley, there are several other public transportation options and bus tours that allow you to explore the many cultures in San Francisco, including Chinatown. There are several rental car agencies for those who prefer obtaining their own ground transportation. San Francisco enjoys a mild climate all year with lows in the 50s and highs in the 60s.
From Jacksonville, the wonderful sights and sounds of San Francisco are at least 6 hours and 19 minutes away. Secure your favorite seat, or perhaps even one with a bit more legroom, and get to your destination in total comfort.
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.
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.
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 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.
We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.
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 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!
*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.
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