The cheapest times to fly from VER to SFO are

  • January 15th to April 1st
  • August 13th 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 VER to SFO is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $1303 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $467 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to San Francisco

Flying from Veracruz (VER) to San Francisco, CA (SFO) will usually cost between $509 to $896 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $494. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $921. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $427 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $573 can be considered a good price for a round-trip VER to SFO flight.

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

VER to SFO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the VER to SFO flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Heroica Veracruz. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to San Francisco, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Heroica Veracruz. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $68 (11%) 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 $564. Return trip prices are from the SFO to VER 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 VER to SFO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 38 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking VER to SFO

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 VER to SFO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Guadalajara (VER > GDL > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $382
  • Average savings: $192 (33.42%)

See VER to MEX flights

Hack #2: Mexico City (VER > MEX > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $426
  • Average savings: $148 (25.74%)

See VER to GDL flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (VER > LAX > SFO)

  • Price for both tickets: $490
  • Average savings: $84 (14.57%)

See VER to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromar, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, Delta, InterJet, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from San Francisco International Airport to General Heriberto Jara International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2027 miles or 3262 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop VER to SFO flight is about 4 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Veracruz and San Francisco, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 44 available flights from VER to SFO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code VER
Origination airport name General Heriberto Jara International Airport
City Veracruz
Country Mexico
Latitude 19.1
Longitude -96.2

Return Airport

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


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