Cheap flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco

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Travelers usually depart from Philadelphia International, Philadelphia - 30th Street , Philadelphia, PA Greyhound Terminal, Philadelphia Market Street bus stop, or Ardmore, PA station when they travel from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia and San Francisco is 4053 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, American Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and Alaska Airlines. Philadelphia and San Francisco have 197 direct flights per week. When you arrive at San Francisco, consider visiting Big Sur, Alcatraz, and Golden Gate Bridge.

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Number of flights40342838-3324

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American Airlines on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Philadelphia to San Francisco

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoUnknownNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesUnknownNo
Alaska AirlinesASAASYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Philadelphia and San Francisco takes around 6.2 hours.

What is the flight distance between Philadelphia and San Francisco?

The flight distance between Philadelphia and San Francisco is 4053 km.

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

Several carriers operate flights between Philadelphia and San Francisco. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include American Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Philadelphia?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Philadelphia and Los Angeles International, Miami International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Logan International, Luis Muñoz Marín International, Tampa 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, Dallas/Fort Worth International, George Bush Intercontinental, Seattle–Tacoma International, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, Vancouver International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, San Diego International, Salt Lake City International.

Which airports are there in Philadelphia?

Philadelphia is mainly served by Philadelphia International. But there are other airports nearby, including Wings Field.

What airports are near Philadelphia?

The main airport in Philadelphia is Philadelphia International. It is also served by Newark Liberty International, John F. Kennedy International, Washington Dulles International, Baltimore–Washington International, LaGuardia, Ronald Reagan Washington National, Trenton–Mercer, Long Island MacArthur, Atlantic City International, Harrisburg International.

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, Stockton Metropolitan, Monterey Regional, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County, Merced Regional, Buchanan Field.

What buses and trains depart from Philadelphia?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Philadelphia, including Amtrak train.

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