The cheapest times to fly from SFO to SIT are
- January 15th to February 4th (except the week of January 22nd)
- May 28th to November 11th
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 SIT is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $861 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $311 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.
When to Fly to Sitka
Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Sitka, AK (SIT) will usually cost between $345 to $652 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $328. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $673. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $345 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $579 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to SIT flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SFO to SIT route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SFO to SIT 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 $0.25, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SIT, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into SFO. 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 $51 (9%) 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 $531. Return trip prices are from the SIT 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 SIT 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 37 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 SIT while comparing.
- 95 miles (153 km) away from SIT
- Usually 10.19% less expensive than SIT
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SFO to SIT? 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 Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport to San Francisco International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1468 miles or 2363 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SFO to SIT?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SFO to SIT flight is about 3 hour 37 minutes.
How many flights go between San Francisco, CA and Sitka, AK?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 71 available flights from SFO to SIT.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||San Francisco International Airport|
|City||San Francisco, CA|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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