The cheapest times to fly from SFO to MZT are
- January 1st to February 4th
- May 21st to June 3rd
- July 2nd to October 28th
- November 26th to December 9th
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 MZT is early August. Prices can be as high as $848 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $398 for Wednesday flights around early August.
When to Fly to Mazatlán
Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Mazatlan (MZT) will usually cost between $441 to $636 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early August with an average ticket price of $481. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $741. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $260 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $543 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to MZT flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SFO to MZT route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SFO to MZT flight is 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 $0.24, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday 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 $49 (9%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $514. Return trip prices are from the MZT 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 MZT 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 28 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking SFO to MZT
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 SFO to MZT — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $457
- Average savings: $87 (15.93%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SFO to MZT? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Alaska, American, Delta, InterJet, Sun Country Airlines, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from General Rafael Buelna International Airport to San Francisco International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1381 miles or 2222 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SFO to MZT?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SFO to MZT flight is about 3 hour 28 minutes.
How many flights go between San Francisco, CA and Mazatlan?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 32 available flights from SFO to MZT.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||San Francisco International Airport|
|City||San Francisco, CA|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||General Rafael Buelna International Airport|
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