The cheapest times to fly from RDM to SFO are
- January 22nd to February 4th
- April 23rd to May 6th
- May 21st to July 22nd
- August 27th 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 RDM to SFO is late May. Prices can be as high as $667 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $177 for Tuesday flights around late May.
When to Fly to San Francisco
Flying from Bend/Redmond, OR (RDM) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $197 to $358 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $208. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $374. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $167 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $262 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RDM to SFO flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the RDM to SFO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the RDM to SFO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Redmond. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.35, which is in the normal range for a flight.
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 $41 (14%) 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 $247. Return trip prices are from the SFO to RDM flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from RDM to SFO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 49 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from RDM to SFO while comparing.
- 30 miles (48 km) away from SFO
- Usually 1.34% less expensive than SFO
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from RDM to SFO? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from San Francisco International Airport to Roberts Field Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 463 miles or 745 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from RDM to SFO?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop RDM to SFO flight is about 1 hour 49 minutes.
How many flights go between Bend/Redmond, OR and San Francisco, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from RDM to SFO.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Roberts Field Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||San Francisco International Airport|
|City||San Francisco, CA|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from RDM to SFO tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 17% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 64% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave SFO heading for RDM about 4 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in San Francisco, CA is about on time. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- SkyWest: 4 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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