The cheapest times to fly from DGO to SFO are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 23rd to July 22nd (except the weeks of May 21st and July 2nd)
  • October 1st to November 11th

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 DGO to SFO is early June. Prices can be as high as $896 for Sunday flights during early January, or as low as $546 for Wednesday flights around early June.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Durango (DGO) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $546 to $747 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early June with an average ticket price of $561. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $780. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $219 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $597 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DGO to SFO flight.

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

DGO to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DGO to SFO flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Durango. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $79 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $579. Return trip prices are from the SFO to DGO 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 DGO 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 3 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 DGO to SFO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Sacramento International Airport (SMF) in Sacramento, CA

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from SFO
  • Usually 1.17% less expensive than SFO
  • 1-layover flights available

See DGO to SMF flights


Flight Hacking DGO to SFO

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from DGO to SFO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Guadalajara (DGO > GDL > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $411
  • Average savings: $187 (31.24%)

See DGO to MEX flights

Hack #2: Mexico City (DGO > MEX > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $499
  • Average savings: $99 (16.5%)

See DGO to GDL flights

Hack #3: Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DGO > DFW > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $537
  • Average savings: $61 (10.13%)

See DGO to DFW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Alaska, American, Delta, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1406 miles or 2263 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DGO to SFO flight is about 3 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Durango and San Francisco, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from DGO to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeDGO
Origination airport nameDurango International Airport

Return Airport

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


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