Cheap flights from Houston to San Francisco

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Travelers usually depart from George Bush Intercontinental, William P. Hobby, Houston, Houston Train Station, or Houston-Uptown when they travel from Houston to San Francisco. Book your trip to arrive at San Francisco International, San Francisco, CA-Salesforce Plaza, or San Francisco Train Station. The distance between Houston and San Francisco is 2631 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and Alaska Airlines. Houston and San Francisco have 200 direct flights per week. When you arrive at San Francisco, consider visiting Golden Gate Bridge, Big Sur, and Alcatraz.

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Southwest Airlines on Fridays, and Saturdays.

Check-in for a flight from Houston to San Francisco

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
Southwest AirlinesSWAWNNoUnknownNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightNo
Alaska AirlinesASAASYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Houston to San Francisco?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Houston and San Francisco takes around 4.3 hours.

What is the flight distance between Houston and San Francisco?

The flight distance between Houston and San Francisco is 2631 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Houston and San Francisco?

Several carriers operate flights between Houston and San Francisco. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include United Airlines, Southwest Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Houston?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Houston and Los Angeles International, McCarran International, Miami International, Newark Liberty International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, O Hare International.

What are the most popular routes to and from San Francisco?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Francisco and Los Angeles International, McCarran International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, George Bush Intercontinental, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, Seattle–Tacoma International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, O Hare International, San Diego International, Salt Lake City International.

Which airports are there in Houston?

Houston is mainly served by George Bush Intercontinental. But there are other airports nearby, including William P. Hobby, Ellington, David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport.

What airports are near Houston?

The main airport in Houston is George Bush Intercontinental. It is also served by Austin–Bergstrom International, Lake Charles Regional, Easterwood, Beaumont Municipal Airport, Jack Brooks Regional, Victoria Regional.

What airports are near San Francisco?

The main airport in San Francisco is San Francisco International. It is also served by San Francisco International, Sacramento International, Oakland International, San Jose International, Monterey Regional, Stockton Metropolitan, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County, Merced Regional, Buchanan Field.

What buses and trains depart from Houston?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Houston, including Greyhound.

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