The cheapest times to fly from SFO to SPS are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • May 21st to June 3rd
  • August 6th to November 18th (except the weeks of August 20th and August 27th)

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 SPS is mid February. Prices can be as high as $1336 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $288 for Tuesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Wichita Falls

Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Wichita Falls, TX (SPS) will usually cost between $296 to $575 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $319. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $528. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $209 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $354 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to SPS flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SFO to SPS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

SFO to SPS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SFO to SPS 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 fly to SPS, 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 $105 (23%) 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 $340. Return trip prices are from the SPS to SFO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SFO to SPS 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 26 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 SPS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) in Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

  • 113 miles (182 km) away from SPS
  • Usually 37.29% less expensive than SPS
  • Nonstop flights available

See SFO to DFW flights

Destination alternative #2: Dallas Love Field Airport (DAL) in Dallas, TX

  • 123 miles (198 km) away from SPS
  • Usually 29.94% less expensive than SPS
  • Nonstop flights available

See SFO to DAL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SFO to SPS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sheppard AFB/Wichita Falls Municipal Airport to San Francisco International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1358 miles or 2185 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SFO to SPS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SFO to SPS flight is about 3 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between San Francisco, CA and Wichita Falls, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from SFO to SPS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSFO
Origination airport nameSan Francisco International Airport
CitySan Francisco, CA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeSPS
Destination airport nameSheppard AFB/Wichita Falls Municipal Airport
CityWichita Falls, TX
Countrythe United States


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