The cheapest times to fly from SFO to BRO are
- January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
- May 28th to June 10th
- July 9th to July 22nd
- August 13th 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 SFO to BRO is late October. Prices can be as high as $882 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $347 for Tuesday flights around late October.
When to Fly to Brownsville
Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Brownsville, TX (BRO) will usually cost between $355 to $567 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $390. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $600. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $210 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $428 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to BRO flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SFO to BRO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SFO to BRO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from San Francisco. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, 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 $81 (17%) 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 $398. Return trip prices are from the BRO to SFO 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 SFO to BRO 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 59 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 SFO to BRO while comparing.
- 26 miles (42 km) away from BRO
- Usually 0.47% less expensive than BRO
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SFO to BRO? 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 Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport to San Francisco International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1666 miles or 2681 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SFO to BRO?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SFO to BRO flight is about 3 hour 59 minutes.
How many flights go between San Francisco, CA and Brownsville, TX?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 66 available flights from SFO to BRO.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||San Francisco International Airport|
|City||San Francisco, CA|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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