Beginning of main content
Round Trip Icon
Trip Type
Flight 1
Flight 2
Flight 3
Flight 4
Flight 5
Due to coronavirus (COVID-19) travel advisories, some destinations may be unavailable for certain dates. Find out more.

Feel at ease with free flight cancellations within 24 hours of booking

Change your flight without a fee on select flights

Amazing ALB to SFO Flight Deals

The cheapest flights to San Francisco Intl. found within the past 7 days were $148 round trip and $80 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

FAQs about flights from Albany Intl. Airport (ALB) to San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO)

Are there direct flights from Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.) to San Francisco Airport?

If you want to get as quickly as possible from Albany (and vicinity) to San Francisco (and vicinity), check out United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta. No airlines offer direct flights between the two locations, so you'll need to make at least one stopover.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?

For more info about changing your flight to San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), please visit our Customer Service Portal.

How long is the flight from Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.) to San Francisco Airport?

It generally takes around 7 hours and 6 minutes to journey from Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.) to San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.). You'll be cruising at altitude for a while, so keep yourself entertained with a television show or get stuck into the airway's magazines.

What is the flight distance from Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.) to San Francisco Airport?

Your plane will have flown 2,548 mi by the time you've left Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.) and touched down smoothly at San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.). Be sure to bring lots to pass the time — it'll be a long ride.

What airlines fly from Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.) to San Francisco Airport?

Currently, there are no direct flights provided between Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.) and San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.). Plan in advance to save time and find the easiest route with the least amount of stopovers.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

This just in! Airfares offered on Tuesdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2019. Wednesday and Friday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking on a Monday, as data shows the start of the week is when prices are generally at their highest.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2019, flights departing on a Tuesday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It's possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2019 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 1-2 weeks prior to their travel dates.

How can I save money on airline tickets?

We'll let you in on a secret...You can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travelers who booked flights on Travelocity in 2019 saved nearly 50% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

Albany Intl. to San Francisco Intl. Flight FAQ

Traveling FromAlbany Intl.
Traveling ToSan Francisco Intl.
Shortest Flight Time hours mins
Earliest Departure Time
Latest Departure Time
Lowest Flight Price$148

Albany to San Francisco Carriers and Route Information

Flight path for flights from Albany International Airport to San Francisco International Airport

2,953.00 miles

Airlines & Aircraft Used on ALB to SFO Flight Routes

Airline Carrier
American Airlines
Boeing 737-700 pax
American Airlines
Boeing 737-800 pax
*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.