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Flights to San Francisco in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inJanuaryHigh demand for flights, 7% potential price rise
Cheapest inSeptemberBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price₱33,732Average for round-trip flights in September 2021
Round-trip from₱35,205From Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl to San Francisco
One-way from₱508One-way flight from Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl (MNL) to San Francisco (SFO)

Cheap flights to San Francisco in September, October 2021

The best prices found for SFO flights for September, October
16 Oct - 28 Feb
₱40,031pp
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
18 Oct - 21 Feb
₱41,505pp
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
18 Oct - 21 Feb
₱41,708pp
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

San Francisco 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco found for this year
10 Nov - 30 Apr
₱35,205pp
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
26 Nov - 28 Feb
₱35,662pp
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
16 Oct - 28 Feb
₱40,031pp
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

Last minute flights to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco, departing today and this week
2 Oct - 2 Mar
₱43,029pp
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
2 Oct - 2 Mar
₱43,943pp
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
3 Oct - 2 Mar
₱45,315pp
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MNL
Manila Ninoy Aquino Intl

COVID Restrictions

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Can I fly to San Francisco from USA right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to San Francisco within the United States

Most visitors from USA need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter San Francisco.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from USA must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to San Francisco.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from USA are not required to quarantine after entering San Francisco.

Can I fly back to USA from San Francisco?

Returning to USA from San Francisco

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering USA.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to quarantine after entering USA.

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Cheapest Prices for San Francisco flights by month

The cheapest ticket to San Francisco found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
₱40,133
February
₱32,056
March
₱32,005
April
₱36,831
May
₱36,577
June
₱34,596
July
₱38,863
August
₱35,866
September
₱31,649
October
₱32,005
November
₱33,122
December
₱36,120
At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to San Francisco is currently September; with January being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.

When is the best time to fly to San Francisco Airport?

Average San Francisco flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
MNL - SFO
Price
₱31,636 - ₱73,415
SFO
Temperature
15 - 25 °C
SFO
Precipitation
0 - 120 mm
Whilst there are several times of the year to choose from, November is seen as the time to fly to San Francisco, however, it is possible to get good deals throughout the year. September sees the temperatures in San Francisco peak to their warmest. December tends, on average, to see the most amount of rainfall.

When is the best time to book a flight to San Francisco?

The best time to book flights to San Francisco is 47 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.

Which day is cheapest to fly to San Francisco?

At the moment, Monday is the most economical day to take a flight to San Francisco. Sunday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to San Francisco?

To get the best value, try booking a flight in the afternoon when visiting San Francisco. Generally the prices will increase for flights at noon as these tend to have higher demand.

Look outside the window of your San Francisco flight and watch the dense fog begin to evaporate as the monumental Golden Gate Bridge slowly makes its debut and your sybaritic journey is about to commence.

For years the City by the Bay has been attracting bohemian artists, musicians and technophiles who all flock to its fascinating neighbourhoods and world-class museums. And holidaymakers who book flights to San Francisco won’t be disappointed either. Your first day should begin with a walk across the Bridge then hop on a cable car and take a hilly ride through the city. Stop in Chinatown, which has one of the largest Chinese communities in the US, and sample some delicious dim sum. Then take a nostalgic stroll down the famous Haight-Ashbury district, where hippies congregate and in 1967 the ‘Summer of Love’ took place.

If you have some extra time, don’t miss a ferry ride to the chilling Alcatraz Island dubbed ‘The Rock’, home of the infamous prison where the likes of Al Capone and other notorious gangsters were imprisoned. Another island worth visiting is Angel Island. Although Angel was once a prison and quarantine station for immigrants, it’s come a long way since. Today visitors BBQ on the green grass, hike to the top of Mt. Livermore and go mountain biking around the picturesque island.

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San Francisco climate

San Francisco is surprisingly chilly, even in summer. Summer temperatures occasionally go above 21 (Celsius) with a morning fog over the city. Due to the fog, the city rarely sees more than a few hot days in a row, but just a few kilometres inland it’s clear, hot, and dry. Autumn has clear skies and temperatures in the mid-20s. Winter temperatures are usually in the teens and rarely go below freezing. But the winter rain combined with ocean breezes can make it feel cold. San Francisco is a popular holiday destination and has visitors, festivals, and events year-round. There’s always something going on.

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When is the best time to fly to San Francisco?

Peak season:

San Francisco’s peak season is the summer when most of the tourists come to visit.

Off season:

Winter is the low season for flights to San Francisco; however, this is when the ballet and opera seasons are in full swing.

Shoulder season:

Mid-September to mid-November is the best time to visit San Francisco. Most of the tourists have gone home, and San Francisco is usually warm and sunny.

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Getting around San Francisco

Renting a car in San Francisco is more trouble than it’s worth. The city is covered with steep hills and one-way streets, traffic backups can be a nightmare and parking is scarce and expensive. You’ll only need a car if you’re heading out of town. It’s easy to get around on foot and the public transport system can get you anywhere else. 

San Francisco’s main transport network is the San Francisco Municipal Railway (Muni). It has 100 bus lines with electric trolley buses and the famous historic cable cars. Riding one of the cable cars from Nob Hill down to Fisherman’s Wharf is an integral part of the San Francisco tourist experience. Check out the Muni Passports that offer unlimited rides for several days. 

Biking is a popular way to get around, but you’ll have to steel yourself to get up and over some of the hills. The easiest way to get a cab is calling ahead or lining up for one at a hotel stand. To get out of the city, you can hop aboard the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART), the fast and efficient subway linking the city to the East Bay. You can also catch one of the many ferries sailing for Sausalito, Larkspur and Tiburon.

 

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What airport do you fly into for flights to San Francisco?

San Francisco (SFO), located 19.0 km from the city center, is the airport you fly into when you book flights to San Francisco.

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