The cheapest times to fly from JAC to SFO are

  • April 16th to May 6th
  • May 28th to July 22nd (except the week of July 2nd)
  • August 13th to December 16th (except the weeks of October 1st and November 26th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from JAC to SFO is early November. Prices can be as high as $927 for Sunday flights during early January, or as low as $282 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Jackson, WY (JAC) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $307 to $531 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $336. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $513. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $177 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $385 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JAC to SFO flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the JAC to SFO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

JAC to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JAC to SFO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Jackson. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.33, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $110 (24%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $338. Return trip prices are from the SFO to JAC flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from JAC to SFO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 18 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from JAC to SFO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from San Francisco International Airport to Jackson Hole Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 736 miles or 1184 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from JAC to SFO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JAC to SFO flight is about 2 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Jackson, WY and San Francisco, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 80 available flights from JAC to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code JAC
Origination airport name Jackson Hole Airport
City Jackson, WY
Country the United States
Latitude 43.6
Longitude -110.7

Return Airport

Destination code SFO
Destination airport name San Francisco International Airport
City San Francisco, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.6
Longitude -122.4


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from JAC to SFO tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 26% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 23% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave SFO heading for JAC about 19 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in San Francisco, CA is about 18 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • SkyWest: 19 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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