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The cheapest times to fly from SFO to SBY are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • July 2nd to July 22nd (except the week of July 9th)
  • August 13th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 1st and October 8th)

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 SFO to SBY is late October. Prices can be as high as $1018 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $325 for Tuesday flights around late October.

 

When to Fly to Ocean City

Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Salisbury, MD (SBY) will usually cost between $356 to $695 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $360. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $687. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $327 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $399 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to SBY flight.

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

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SFO to SBY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SFO to SBY flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from San Francisco. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.

 

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 $155 (28%) 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 $387. Return trip prices are from the SBY to SFO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SFO to SBY can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 31 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from SFO to SBY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 107 miles (172 km) away from SBY
  • Usually 18.05% less expensive than SBY
  • Nonstop flights available

See SFO to PHL flights

Destination alternative #2: Richmond International Airport (RIC) in Richmond, VA

  • 114 miles (183 km) away from SBY
  • Usually 1.25% less expensive than SBY
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to RIC flights

Destination alternative #3: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 85 miles (137 km) away from SBY
  • Usually 0.88% less expensive than SBY
  • Nonstop flights available

See SFO to BWI flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Salisbury-Ocean City/Wicomico Regional Airport to San Francisco International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2524 miles or 4062 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SFO to SBY flight is about 5 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between San Francisco, CA and Salisbury, MD?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 64 available flights from SFO to SBY.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code SBY
Destination airport name Salisbury-Ocean City/Wicomico Regional Airport
City Salisbury, MD
Country the United States
Latitude 38.3
Longitude -75.5

 

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