The cheapest times to fly from SBN to SFO are
- January 8th to March 4th
- May 21st to June 3rd
- August 6th to November 11th (except the week of October 8th)
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 SBN to SFO is late January. Prices can be as high as $1015 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $346 for Tuesday flights around late January.
When to Fly to San Francisco
Flying from South Bend, IN (SBN) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $354 to $611 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 $371. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $561. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $189 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $436 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SBN to SFO flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SBN to SFO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SBN to SFO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from South Bend. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far 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 $159 (29%) 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 $381. Return trip prices are from the SFO to SBN 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 SBN 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 4 hour 27 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SBN 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 South Bend International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1924 miles or 3096 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SBN to SFO?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SBN to SFO flight is about 4 hour 27 minutes.
How many flights go between South Bend, IN and San Francisco, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 59 available flights from SBN to SFO.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||South Bend International Airport|
|City||South Bend, IN|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||San Francisco International Airport|
|City||San Francisco, CA|
|Country||the United States|
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