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Fares from $97 One Way, $182 Round Trip from Chico to San Francisco

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More About Flying To San Francisco from Chico

Route Information for Flights from Chico to San Francisco

Origin Airport IATA CodeSMF
Destination Airport IATA CodeSJC
Distance86 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAir Canada, SA AVIANCA, Lufthansa, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival3:44PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival1:14AM UTC

Find Cheap Flights from Chico to San Francisco

Chico Municipal Airport

Chico Municipal Airport is located on Airpark Boulevard, approximately four miles from downtown Chico. United Airlines has flights that go from Chico Municipal Airport to San Francisco. If you're looking for cheap flights from Chico, Orbitz.com can help you find a flight that fits your needs. The website searches the available flights to find you an option with cheap tickets.

Parking and Transportation

After you book your flight, you need to consider how you're going to get to the airport. The airport offers complimentary parking to passengers. The parking lot is located adjacent to the terminal entrance. If you're having a friend or family member drop you off at the airport, you can pull the car right up to the terminal entrance. Checkers Taxi has cabs that take passengers from Chico to the airport. The cabs have metered rates and you need to call to make reservations. If you need transportation when you arrive at your destination, you can reserve a rental car on the Orbitz.com website.

Dining at the Airport

If you want to grab a bite to eat before your flight, you can visit Sub Station. If you don't want a full meal but want to grab a quick snack and drink, the airport has vending areas throughout the terminal. When you use Orbitz.com to find cheap flights from Chico Municipal Airport, the website handles all of your travel details. In addition, the website offers a variety of package deals that include hotel rooms and rental cars. Purchasing the services you need together in a package saves you money.

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 Chico to San Francisco - Frequently Asked Questions

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

United Airlines will fly you nonstop from Sacramento, CA (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) to San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), which means you won't have to worry about swapping planes or missing your next flight on this route.

What is the shortest flight from Chico to San Francisco?

If the weather is good and all goes according to plan, you could be landing at San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) from Sacramento, CA (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) in only 46 minutes. With such a brief flight time, consider taking just hand luggage.

What airlines fly from Chico (and vicinity) to San Francisco (and vicinity) most frequently?

United Airlines is the most frequent airline operating on the Chico (and vicinity) to San Francisco (and vicinity) route. Select from 121 flights every 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 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.