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Amazing IAD to SFO Flight Deals

The cheapest flights to San Francisco Intl. found within the past 7 days were $281 round trip and $141 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Flight Schedule for IAD to SFO

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FAQs about flights from Washington Dulles Intl. Airport (IAD) to San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO)

Can I catch a flight from Washington, DC Airport (IAD-Washington Dulles Intl.) to San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) right now?

Make sure you visit our Covid-19 Travel Advisor to see if there are any current travel advice reports and quarantine requirements in effect in San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) when jet-setting from Washington, DC Airport (IAD-Washington Dulles Intl.).

Are there direct flights from Washington Dulles Intl. Airport (IAD) to San Francisco Airport?

Be a wise wanderer and lock in a direct flight from IAD to San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) with United Airlines. This air carrier is the best choice if you'd rather touchdown in San Francisco as fast as possible.

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 Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), please visit our Customer Service Portal.

How long is the flight from Washington Dulles Intl. Airport (IAD) to San Francisco Airport?

Begin your travels feeling relaxed and rested by enjoying some shut-eye and a snack during your flight to San Francisco Airport. With a travel time of around 5 hours and 52 minutes from Dulles Intl. Airport, you'll have ample time to enjoy both.

What is the flight distance from Dulles Intl. Airport to San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.)?

Covering 2,423 mi between IAD and IAD calls for a glass of wine and some quality screen time. Sit back, get comfy and simply enjoy the journey.

What airlines fly from Dulles Intl. Airport to SFO?

Chosen your travel dates? Want to fly nonstop from Washington Dulles Intl. Airport (IAD) to San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.)? With United Airlines offering up to 221 flights per month, you'll be on your way soon enough.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2020. Wednesday and Friday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking on a Sunday, as data shows the end 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 2020, flights departing on a Monday 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 2020 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 2 weeks to 2 months 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 2020 saved nearly 40% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

Washington Dulles Intl. to San Francisco Intl. Flight FAQ

Traveling FromWashington Dulles Intl.
Traveling ToSan Francisco Intl.
Shortest Flight Time5 hours 48 mins
Earliest Departure Time6:30AM EDT
Latest Departure Time6:35PM EDT
Lowest Flight Price$281

Route Info

Flight path for flights from Washington Dulles International Airport to San Francisco International Airport


Distance:
2,426.00 miles


Airlines & Aircraft Used on IAD to SFO Flight Routes


Airline Carrier
Aircraft
Alaska Airlines
De Havilland Canada DHC-8-400 Dash 8Q
American Airlines
Airbus A320-100/200
Jet Airways (India)
Fairchild (Swearingen) SA26 / SA226 / SA227 Metro / Merlin / Expediter
United Airlines
Airbus A321-100/200
United Airlines
Airbus A330-300
United Airlines
Antonov AN-24
United Airlines
Boeing 767 all pax models
United Airlines
De Havilland Canada DHC-8-400 Dash 8Q

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*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.