Cheap Flights from Washington D.C., DC to San Francisco, CA from $52

On Cheapflightsplus.com you will find 14 direct and 194 connecting flights from Washington D.C. to San Francisco. You can compare airfare deals from 9 airlines and multiple travel sites from $52, book and save on cheap plane tickets and last minute offers. Also check out WAS-SFO flight schedule to find best flight time, convenient departure and arrival airports.

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Departure Arrival Flight Details Flight Duration Price
06:48 — 09:40
06:48 — 09:40 UA277 United Airlines
Washington D.C. — San Francisco
5h 52m
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07:10 — 09:50
07:10 — 09:50 UA408 United Airlines
Washington D.C. — San Francisco
5h 40m
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08:00 — 10:53
08:00 — 10:53 AS1067 Alaska Airlines
Washington D.C. — San Francisco
5h 53m
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08:18 — 11:10
08:18 — 11:10 UA424 United Airlines
Washington D.C. — San Francisco
5h 52m
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09:15 — 12:07
09:15 — 12:07 UA1763 United Airlines
Washington D.C. — San Francisco
5h 52m
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10:30 — 13:16
10:30 — 13:16 UA522 United Airlines
Washington D.C. — San Francisco
5h 46m
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12:40 — 15:30
12:40 — 15:30 UA1742 United Airlines
Washington D.C. — San Francisco
5h 50m
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17:30 — 20:25
17:30 — 20:25 UA2435 United Airlines
Washington D.C. — San Francisco
5h 55m
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17:45 — 20:55
17:45 — 20:55 AS1002 Alaska Airlines
Washington D.C. — San Francisco
6h 10m
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17:55 — 20:34
17:55 — 20:34 UA1476 United Airlines
Washington D.C. — San Francisco
5h 39m
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18:00 — 21:05
18:00 — 21:05 UA1554 United Airlines
Washington D.C. — San Francisco
6h 5m
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18:15 — 21:11
18:15 — 21:11 AS1077 Alaska Airlines
Washington D.C. — San Francisco
5h 56m
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19:00 — 21:48
19:00 — 21:48 UA1893 United Airlines
Washington D.C. — San Francisco
5h 48m
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22:00 — 01:01
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22:00 — 01:01 UA843 United Airlines
Washington D.C. — San Francisco
6h 1m
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05:30 — 09:55
05:30 — 07:00 AA551 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Charlotte
35m stop
07:35 — 09:55 AA1905 American Airlines
Charlotte — San Francisco
7h 25m
including layover
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05:30 — 11:52
05:30 — 07:00 AA551 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Charlotte
2h 30m stop
09:30 — 11:52 AA2913 American Airlines
Charlotte — San Francisco
9h 22m
including layover
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06:53 — 14:07
06:53 — 08:36 AA4461 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Charlotte
2h 59m stop
11:35 — 14:07 AA2061 American Airlines
Charlotte — San Francisco
10h 14m
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06:59 — 11:52
06:59 — 08:42 AA400 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Charlotte
48m stop
09:30 — 11:52 AA2913 American Airlines
Charlotte — San Francisco
7h 53m
including layover
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07:00 — 14:07
07:00 — 08:28 AA1865 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Charlotte
3h 7m stop
11:35 — 14:07 AA2061 American Airlines
Charlotte — San Francisco
10h 7m
including layover
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07:03 — 12:44
07:03 — 09:41 AA1275 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Los Angeles
1h 34m stop
11:15 — 12:44 AA3030 American Airlines
Los Angeles — San Francisco
8h 41m
including layover
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08:30 — 14:08
08:30 — 09:29 AA1280 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Philadelphia
1h 31m stop
11:00 — 14:08 AA843 American Airlines
Philadelphia — San Francisco
8h 38m
including layover
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08:55 — 13:42
08:55 — 10:38 AA798 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Charlotte
42m stop
11:20 — 13:42 AA2061 American Airlines
Charlotte — San Francisco
7h 47m
including layover
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09:00 — 16:43
09:00 — 11:15 AA2101 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Dallas
3h 50m stop
15:05 — 16:43 AA139 American Airlines
Dallas — San Francisco
10h 43m
including layover
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09:32 — 16:57
09:32 — 10:40 AA2887 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Chicago
3h 40m stop
14:20 — 16:57 AA2639 American Airlines
Chicago — San Francisco
10h 25m
including layover
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10:30 — 16:54
10:30 — 11:57 AA2051 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Charlotte
2h 38m stop
14:35 — 16:54 AA2061 American Airlines
Charlotte — San Francisco
9h 24m
including layover
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10:45 — 22:29
10:45 — 12:35 AA1218 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Phoenix
7h 54m stop
20:29 — 22:29 AA597 American Airlines
Phoenix — San Francisco
14h 44m
including layover
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11:35 — 16:43
11:35 — 13:43 AA834 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Dallas
1h 22m stop
15:05 — 16:43 AA139 American Airlines
Dallas — San Francisco
8h 8m
including layover
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11:55 — 18:55
11:55 — 13:28 AA2030 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Charlotte
3h 2m stop
16:30 — 18:55 AA1659 American Airlines
Charlotte — San Francisco
10h
including layover
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12:10 — 16:54
12:10 — 13:36 AA2030 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Charlotte
59m stop
14:35 — 16:54 AA2061 American Airlines
Charlotte — San Francisco
7h 44m
including layover
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12:40 — 17:05
12:40 — 13:36 AA2276 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Chicago
54m stop
14:30 — 17:05 AA2639 American Airlines
Chicago — San Francisco
7h 25m
including layover
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13:30 — 18:32
13:30 — 15:43 AA202 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Dallas
1h 8m stop
16:51 — 18:32 AA1175 American Airlines
Dallas — San Francisco
8h 2m
including layover
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13:30 — 20:29
13:30 — 15:43 AA202 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Dallas
3h 1m stop
18:44 — 20:29 AA1430 American Airlines
Dallas — San Francisco
9h 59m
including layover
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14:50 — 20:08
14:50 — 15:46 AA2401 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Chicago
1h 44m stop
17:30 — 20:08 AA2920 American Airlines
Chicago — San Francisco
8h 18m
including layover
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14:59 — 20:22
14:59 — 17:20 AA323 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Dallas
1h 20m stop
18:40 — 20:22 AA1430 American Airlines
Dallas — San Francisco
8h 23m
including layover
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15:03 — 22:29
15:03 — 17:19 AA1310 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Dallas
3h 26m stop
20:45 — 22:29 AA2500 American Airlines
Dallas — San Francisco
10h 26m
including layover
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15:30 — 23:00
15:30 — 17:02 AA288 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Charlotte
3h 33m stop
20:35 — 23:00 AA1729 American Airlines
Charlotte — San Francisco
10h 30m
including layover
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16:10 — 21:56
16:10 — 17:16 AA4384 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Philadelphia
1h 24m stop
18:40 — 21:56 AA756 American Airlines
Philadelphia — San Francisco
8h 46m
including layover
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16:35 — 22:26
16:35 — 18:53 AA522 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Dallas
1h 52m stop
20:45 — 22:26 AA1743 American Airlines
Dallas — San Francisco
8h 51m
including layover
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17:08 — 22:57
17:08 — 18:45 AA5672 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Charlotte
1h 40m stop
20:25 — 22:57 AA1729 American Airlines
Charlotte — San Francisco
8h 49m
including layover
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17:14 — 23:00
17:14 — 18:52 AA738 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Charlotte
1h 43m stop
20:35 — 23:00 AA1729 American Airlines
Charlotte — San Francisco
8h 46m
including layover
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18:51 — 23:59
18:51 — 20:05 AA4603 American Airlines
Washington D.C. — Philadelphia
50m stop
20:55 — 23:59 AA1045 American Airlines
Philadelphia — San Francisco
8h 8m
including layover
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*Departure and arrival times - local. Updated on May 28, 2024

Flight Information

Below we will explain in detail what the flights cost on the destination from Washington D.C. to San Francisco depends on and how to choose the most interesting flight option for you.

Distance between Washington D.C. and San Francisco is 3920 miles. Time difference between the cities is 3h. Airplanes depart 05:20 to 23:35 from 2 Washington D.C. airports and arrive 05:20 to 23:35 to 3 San Francisco airports. Average flight time is 5h 52m.

  • The fastest flight 5h 39m
  • Average flight time 5h 52m
  • The earliest flight 05:20
  • The latest flight 23:35
  • Distance 2436 ml

What is the lowest airfare Washington D.C. to San Francisco?

The cheapest plane ticket found by our users is $52. This airfare is for economy class on one-way AA2051 flight by American Airlines for September 3, 2020 which leaves Ronald Reagan in Washington D.C. at 10:30 am and arrives at San Francisco San Francisco at 16:54.

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Popular Airlines on the Route

The flight Washington D.C. — San Francisco is served by 9 regular airlines and 2 low-cost airlines. Most of the flights on this route are operated by American Airlines - 95 departures per week at the price of from $ 52 . And the most expensive tickets are offered by Finnair airline - from $ 1586.

Direct flights

There are 14 nonstop flights on the route. The fastest direct flight is UA1476 by United Airlines takes 5h 39m and the cheapest is AA2051 by American Airlines for $53.

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Connecting Flights

There are 194 flights with layovers on the route. The fastest connecting flight is WN1229 by Southwest Airlines takes 7h 10m and the cheapest is AA2051 by American Airlines for $52.

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  • AS - Alaska Airlines
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  • TK - Turkish Airlines
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  • DL - Delta Air Lines Inc.
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  • AY - Finnair
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  • IB - Iberia
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  • UA - United Airlines
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Airports

You can fly from Washington D.C. to San Francisco from 2 airports (Dulles International, Ronald Reagan).

Washington D.C. airports

  • Dulles International-IAD
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  • Ronald Reagan-DCA
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San Francisco airports

  • San Francisco-SFO
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  • Embarkadero-EMB
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