San Francisco to Seattle

If you are looking to fly from San Francisco International to Seattle-Tacoma International you will find there are 31 airliners who offer this route. These include SkyWest Airlines, El Al, Turkish Airlines, Qantas, Horizon Air, China Southern Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Avianca, Air France, Icelandair, Fiji Airways, Swiss, Finnair, Aeromexico, KLM, Japan Airlines, Air China, Copa Airlines, All Nippon Airways, Singapore Airlines, Virgin Atlantic Airways, Cathay Pacific, Asiana Airlines, Emirates, American Airlines, Korean Air, WestJet, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, Air New Zealand and Alaska Airlines. The flight from San Francisco International to Seattle-Tacoma International is approximately 1,093 Kilometers which is 679 Miles. You should expect a flight time of around 2 hours 6 minutes.

Depending on the day of the week and the time of day you book, flight prices can vary dramatically. To obtain the best prices for Seattle-Tacoma International flights than book well in advance. If it is possible, you should book your flights 2 or more months in advance as ticket prices will be substantially lower.

Below you will see all the airlines that fly from San Francisco International (SFO) to Seattle-Tacoma International (SEA) and the number of flights they operate each day.

AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast Flight
Alaska Airlines1314131314121200:1523:15
United Airlines877777601:1422:57
Air New Zealand877777601:1422:57
WestJet664554508:4022:22
Delta Air Lines664554508:4022:22
Korean Air555554508:2022:35
American Airlines535554508:2019:40
Emirates444444411:2520:35
Asiana Airlines444444301:1422:56
Cathay Pacific253444414:2522:30
Virgin Atlantic Airways442333312:3520:24
Singapore Airlines324243300:1523:15
All Nippon Airways323333308:4318:33
Copa Airlines333332218:2022:04
KLM222222208:4019:09
Japan Airlines222222210:2017:29
Air China222222218:2022:03
Swiss222222118:5322:04
Finnair212222221:4023:15
Aeromexico212222212:3520:24
Fiji Airways121212114:5019:10
Icelandair111121212:3023:15
Turkish Airlines111111118:5322:03
Qantas111111116:4023:15
Horizon Air111111111:2511:36
China Southern Airlines111111112:3512:58
China Eastern Airlines111111115:2119:09
Avianca111111101:1422:57
Air France111111108:4115:21
El Al200220010:2019:25
SkyWest Airlines110000011:1211:12

Alaska Airlines is the most popular airliners who operate this route. They have around 13 a week with times that vary between 00:15 and 23:15.

Would you like to book your flight? Bookings can be made direct with Alaska Airlines on their website /www.alaskaair.com/.

The flight time for Alaska Airlines vary based on the month you will travel, but below we has summarised the most common times they will fly. We recommend you only take these times as guidance and check with Alaska Airlines for the exact times for the date you depart.

DayFlying Time
Monday08:20, 08:50, 09:20, 10:20, 11:36, 12:45, 14:50, 16:40, 19:10, 19:25, 21:40, 22:00 and 23:15
Tuesday00:15, 08:20, 09:20, 10:35, 11:25, 12:30, 14:25, 16:20, 17:29, 18:50, 19:40, 20:35, 22:30 and 22:35
Wednesday08:20, 08:50, 09:20, 10:20, 11:36, 12:45, 14:50, 16:40, 19:10, 19:25, 20:35, 21:40 and 23:15
Thursday08:20, 08:50, 09:20, 10:20, 11:36, 12:45, 14:50, 16:40, 19:10, 19:25, 20:35, 21:40 and 23:15
Friday08:20, 08:50, 09:20, 09:30, 10:20, 11:36, 12:45, 14:50, 16:40, 19:10, 19:25, 20:35, 21:40 and 23:15
Saturday08:20, 08:50, 10:20, 11:36, 12:45, 14:20, 16:40, 18:35, 19:25, 20:35, 21:40 and 23:15
Sunday08:20, 08:50, 09:20, 10:20, 11:36, 12:45, 14:50, 16:40, 19:10, 20:35, 21:40 and 23:15

Other routes are also possible. Flying from a different airport may offer more convenient flight times, so below we have we have put a list of other routes that may well be suitable.

RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
San Francisco to Everett01,145 km (712 miles)2 hours 10 minutes
San Francisco to Richmond Vancouver01,289 km (801 miles)2 hours 20 minutes

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