The cheapest times to fly from BFF to SFO are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 2nd to May 27th (except the week of May 14th)
  • early August
  • October 15th to November 18th

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 BFF to SFO is early November. Prices can be as high as $737 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $345 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Scottsbluff, NE (BFF) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $345 to $526 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 $345. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $447. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $102 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $370 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BFF to SFO flight.

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

BFF to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BFF to SFO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Scottsbluff. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is 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 $120 (26%) 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 $349. Return trip prices are from the SFO to BFF 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 BFF to SFO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 51 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from San Francisco International Airport to Western Neb. Regional/William B. Heilig Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1037 miles or 1669 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BFF to SFO flight is about 2 hour 51 minutes.

How many flights go between Scottsbluff, NE and San Francisco, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from BFF to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBFF
Origination airport nameWestern Neb. Regional/William B. Heilig Field Airport
CityScottsbluff, NE
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeSFO
Destination airport nameSan Francisco International Airport
CitySan Francisco, CA
Countrythe United States


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