Phoenix to San Francisco

Flying to San Francisco International is very easy as there are 16 airliners who offer flights from Sky Harbor International including Fiji Airways, SkyWest Airlines, Swiss, Qantas, Japan Airlines, Asiana Airlines, All Nippon Airways, Air China, China Southern Airlines, Lufthansa, Copa Airlines, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, Air New Zealand and Air Canada. When travelling from Sky Harbor International you will cover about 649 miles before you reach San Francisco International. This journey will take 2 hours 2 minutes.

The most expensive flight prices are typically at weekends and daytime flights. If you are on a tight budget then you should avoid flying at peak hours as the prices are more expensive. The cheapest flights are in the evenings and in mid week. We recommend our viewers to pay and reserve the seats in advance. This ensures you get the best seats on the plane at the cheapest prices.

The time zone at San Francisco International is different from Sky Harbor International , so please be aware of this when making travel arrangements.

Please see below the airlines that fly from Sky Harbor International (PHX) to San Francisco International (SFO) and the amount of daily flights in operation.

AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast Flight
United Airlines544444405:3519:32
Air New Zealand544444405:3519:32
Air Canada544444405:3519:32
Southwest Airlines443443407:0022:10
American Airlines323454400:1821:24
Copa Airlines333333313:5519:32
China Southern Airlines202121208:5918:20
Japan Airlines111111111:2311:29
Asiana Airlines111111118:3719:32
All Nippon Airways111111106:0008:49
Air China111111106:0008:49
SkyWest Airlines001111106:0006:00
Fiji Airways010101018:2018:20

Most people choose to fly with United Airlines. They offer the largest number of flights so they have times which are most likely to suite you. The flights they offer will go by the flight numbers UA 1273, UA 1485, UA 1810 and UA 2064 with times between 05:35 and 19:32.

If you would like more information on this flight the please visit the website for United Airlines at / You will be able to find the latest availability, prices and make your booking online.

Flight times for United Airlines are summarised in the table below. These time were correct at the time of writing, but please be aware that times may vary from time to time so please check their website for exact times and the dates you wish to fly.

DayFlying Time
Monday05:35, 08:49, 13:58, 16:53 and 18:37
Tuesday06:08, 13:55, 16:53 and 19:32
Wednesday06:00, 13:55, 17:38 and 19:32
Thursday06:00, 13:55, 17:38 and 19:32
Friday06:00, 13:55, 17:38 and 19:22
Saturday06:00, 13:55, 17:38 and 19:32
Sunday06:00, 13:55, 17:10 and 19:17

Flights to San Francisco International are also available from airports close to Sky Harbor International . Below we have provided a short list of routes which you could consider is you feel that are suitable.

RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
Phoenix to Monterey0960 km (596 miles)1 hour 56 minutes
Phoenix to Reno0965 km (600 miles)1 hour 57 minutes
Phoenix to Mineta San Jose0996 km (619 miles)1 hour 59 minutes
Phoenix to Oakland01,036 km (644 miles)2 hours 2 minutes
Phoenix to Sacramento01,041 km (647 miles)2 hours 2 minutes
Phoenix to Santa Rosa Sonoma County01,121 km (696 miles)2 hours 8 minutes

Before you book your flights make sure you your passport is valid and preferably has at least 6 months or more left before it expires. To renew your passport it can take several weeks to renew and with many airliners flights are not refundable.