The cheapest times to fly from RSD to SFO are
- April 9th to June 3rd
- October 15th to February 11th (except the weeks of November 12th, November 26th, and January 1st)
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 RSD to SFO is early December. Prices can be as high as $2217 for Thursday flights during early August, or as low as $688 for Tuesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to San Francisco
Flying from Rock Sound (RSD) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $688 to $2217 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $807. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1694. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $887 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $940 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RSD to SFO flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the RSD to SFO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the RSD to SFO flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Rock Sound. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays 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 $577 (36%) 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 $845. Return trip prices are from the SFO to RSD 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 RSD 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 6 hour 5 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking RSD 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 RSD to SFO — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $693
- Average savings: $248 (26.33%)
- Price for both tickets: $749
- Average savings: $191 (20.32%)
- Price for both tickets: $751
- Average savings: $189 (20.11%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from RSD to SFO? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Bahamasair, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from San Francisco International Airport to Rock Sound Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 2835 miles or 4562 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from RSD to SFO?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop RSD to SFO flight is about 6 hour 5 minutes.
How many flights go between Rock Sound and San Francisco, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from RSD to SFO.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Rock Sound Airport|
|Destination airport name||San Francisco International Airport|
|City||San Francisco, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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