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SJO — SFO
29 May — 5 Jun1
1 adult
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Cheap flight deals from San José to San Francisco

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from San José (SJO) to San Francisco (SFO). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 24 May 2024.

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

February

Average price

£277

Round-trip from

£415
High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in May 2024
From San José Juan Santamaria Intl to San Francisco

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San José, San José Province to San Francisco?

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 59% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San José, San José Province to San Francisco?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 46 days in advance, which can save you up to 14% on flights from San José, San José Province to San Francisco compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 46 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at £302. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from £402.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San José, San José Province to San Francisco?

February can be a great time to fly to San Francisco from San José, San José Province with a flight ticket averaging about £331. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as £158. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San José, San José Province to San Francisco (SJO - SFO)?

When flying from San José, San José Province to San Francisco, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 16% versus a flight at midday.

When is the best time to book a flight from San José, San José Province to San Francisco?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from San José to San Francisco. Price data was last updated on 22 May 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from San José, San José Province to San Francisco may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 75 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from San José, San José Province to San Francisco?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from San José to San Francisco. Price data was last updated on 19 May 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their San José, San José Province to San Francisco flight should consider departing on Wednesday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from San José to San Francisco

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to San Francisco from San José with our price prediction graph.
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Temperature and rainfall in San Francisco by month

Plan your trip to San Francisco by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

SFO

Temperature

11 - 17 °C

Related info for your journey

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  • What does SJO to SFO mean?

    These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport to San Francisco Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a SJO to SFO flight.

  • Can I find deals for flights from San José to San Francisco that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your San José to San Francisco flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from San José to San Francisco with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter San José to San Francisco flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from San José to San Francisco that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on San José to San Francisco flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from San José to San Francisco?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from San José to San Francisco.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from San José to San Francisco?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from San José to San Francisco by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from San José to San Francisco that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from San José to San Francisco offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from San José to San Francisco?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on San José to San Francisco flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • When is the best time to book a flight from San José, San José Province to San Francisco?

    Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from San José, San José Province to San Francisco (average of £528). Flying from San José, San José Province to San Francisco in July is currently the most expensive (average of £754). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top airline flying from San José to San Francisco

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AviancaCheapest£199Average£294FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
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Can Cheapflights notify me if prices for flights from San José to San Francisco become cheaper?

Yes, Cheapflights has a feature called Price Alert, which notifies users when flight prices change. Track prices for your flight to San Francisco from San José today and book when prices fit your budget.

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