The cheapest times to fly from HVR to SFO are

  • January 1st to April 1st (except the week of March 19th)
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • October 15th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 HVR to SFO is late January. Prices can be as high as $886 for Sunday flights during late November to early December, or as low as $326 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Havre, MT (HVR) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $396 to $666 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 $392. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late November to early December, with an average price of $644. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $252 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $544 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HVR to SFO flight.

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

HVR to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HVR to SFO flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Havre. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.34, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SFO, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into HVR. 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 $98 (16%) 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 $504. Return trip prices are from the SFO to HVR 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 HVR to SFO can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 45 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 HVR to SFO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK) in Oakland, CA

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from SFO
  • Usually 3.13% less expensive than SFO
  • 2-layover flights available

See HVR to OAK flights

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

  • 30 miles (48 km) away from SFO
  • Usually 2.21% less expensive than SFO
  • 2-layover flights available

See HVR to SJC flights


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

Hack #1: Billings, MT (HVR > BIL > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $377
  • Average savings: $167 (30.7%)

See HVR to BIL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from San Francisco International Airport to Havre City-County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 985 miles or 1585 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HVR to SFO flight is about 2 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Havre, MT and San Francisco, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from HVR to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HVR
Origination airport name Havre City-County Airport
City Havre, MT
Country the United States
Latitude 48.5
Longitude -109.8

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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