The cheapest times to fly from HIB to SFO are

  • March 26th to May 6th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • May 21st to June 3rd
  • October 22nd to November 11th
  • December 3rd to March 18th (except the weeks of December 10th, December 24th, and March 5th)

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 HIB to SFO is late January. Prices can be as high as $1747 for Sunday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $334 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Hibbing, MN (HIB) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $374 to $708 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $409. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1747. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1338 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $537 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HIB to SFO flight.

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

HIB to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HIB to SFO flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Hibbing. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, 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 $166 (27%) 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 $454. Return trip prices are from the SFO to HIB 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 HIB 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 56 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 HIB to SFO while comparing.

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

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from SFO
  • Usually 2.42% less expensive than SFO
  • 1-layover flights available

See HIB to SMF flights

Destination alternative #2: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, CA

  • 30 miles (48 km) away from SFO
  • Usually 0.56% less expensive than SFO
  • 1-layover flights available

See HIB to SJC flights


Flight Hacking HIB 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 HIB to SFO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Minneapolis, MN (HIB > MSP > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $508
  • Average savings: $30 (5.49%)

See HIB to MSP flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1636 miles or 2633 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HIB to SFO flight is about 3 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Hibbing, MN and San Francisco, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from HIB to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HIB
Origination airport name Range Regional Airport
City Hibbing, MN
Country the United States
Latitude 47.4
Longitude -92.8

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


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