The cheapest times to fly from SFO to TPS are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • September 24th to December 16th

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 TPS is early December. Prices can be as high as $2664 for Friday flights during late June, or as low as $763 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Trapani

Flying from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Trapani/Marsala (TPS) will usually cost between $950 to $2173 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $873. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $2233. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1360 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1358 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SFO to TPS flight.

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

SFO to TPS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SFO to TPS flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from San Francisco. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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. Fridays 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 $246 (15%) 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 $1313. Return trip prices are from the TPS 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 TPS can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 39 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 TPS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Catania-Fontanarossa Airport (CTA) in Catania

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from TPS
  • Usually 21.02% less expensive than TPS
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to CTA flights

Destination alternative #2: Palermo Airport (PMO) in Palermo

  • 38 miles (61 km) away from TPS
  • Usually 20.10% less expensive than TPS
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to PMO flights

Destination alternative #3: Carthage Airport (TUN) in Tunis

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from TPS
  • Usually 4.82% less expensive than TPS
  • 1-layover flights available

See SFO to TUN flights


Flight Hacking SFO to TPS

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 TPS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Milan (SFO > LIN > TPS)

  • Price for both tickets: $777
  • Average savings: $582 (42.82%)

See SFO to LIN flights

Hack #2: Rome (SFO > FCO > TPS)

  • Price for both tickets: $812
  • Average savings: $547 (40.24%)

See SFO to FCO flights

Hack #3: Milan (SFO > MXP > TPS)

  • Price for both tickets: $897
  • Average savings: $461 (33.95%)

See SFO to MXP flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air Dolomiti, Air France, Air New Zealand, Alaska, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Trapani/Birgi Airport to San Francisco International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6478 miles or 10425 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SFO to TPS flight is about 12 hour 39 minutes.

How many flights go between San Francisco, CA and Trapani/Marsala?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from SFO to TPS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SFO
Origination airport name San Francisco International Airport
City San Francisco, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.6
Longitude -122.4

Return Airport

Destination code TPS
Destination airport name Trapani/Birgi Airport
City Trapani/Marsala
Country Italy
Latitude 37.9
Longitude 12.5


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