Seattle to San Francisco flight duration

What is the flight duration from Seattle to San Francisco?

On average there are 21 flights flying direct each day from Seattle to San Francisco. Below you will find the quickest flight duration, the average flight time and the longest flight duration.

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BFI
Arrive
SFO

Average direct flight time is 2 hours 11 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from Seattle (BFI) to San Francisco (SFO) has a duration of 2 hours 7 minutes.

A distance of 679 miles / 1,094 km.

Related: Return journey San Francisco to Seattle flight duration

Seattle to San Francisco flight duration breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 2 hours 11 minutes
  • Shortest flight duration: 2 hours 7 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 2 hours 20 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 21

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from Seattle to San Francisco is 2 hours 11 minutes
  • Distance from Seattle to San Francisco is 679 miles / 1,094 km
  • Seattle is served by 2 airports Seattle Boeing Field (BFI), Seattle Tacoma International Airport (SEA)
  • San Francisco is served by 1 airports San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
  • The currency in San Francisco, United States is the US Dollar

Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between Seattle, United States and San Francisco, United States? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 2 hours 11 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


DIRECT FLIGHTS

Seattle / Tacoma International to San Francisco International
Flying with United
2 hours 13 minutes
Seattle / Tacoma International to San Francisco International
Flying with Alaska Airlines
2 hours 10 minutes

INDIRECT FLIGHTS (multi stop)

Seattle to San Francisco flight time via Los Angeles International | BFI to SFO via LAX

carrier logo Seattle to Los Angeles International
2 hours 53 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
5 hours 47 minutes
carrier logo Los Angeles International to San Francisco
1 hours 29 minutes
Total journey time
10 hours 09 minutes

Seattle to San Francisco flight time via San Diego International | BFI to SFO via SAN

carrier logo Seattle to San Diego International
2 hours 55 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
2 hours 15 minutes
carrier logo San Diego International to San Francisco
1 hours 39 minutes
Total journey time
6 hours 49 minutes

Seattle to San Francisco flight time via Las Vegas Mccarran | BFI to SFO via LAS

carrier logo Seattle to Las Vegas Mccarran
2 hours 33 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
5 hours 47 minutes
carrier logo Las Vegas Mccarran to San Francisco
1 hours 31 minutes
Total journey time
9 hours 51 minutes

Airlines flying between Seattle and San Francisco

Most popular airlines that fly the route between Seattle and San Francisco

Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
Delta
Delta

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Seattle & San Francisco local time and timezones

San Francisco, United States and Seattle, United States have the same time

Date and time in Seattle, United States:
07:28 Tue, 22 Oct, 2019,
Los Angeles Timezone: PDT (-07:00)

Date and time in San Francisco, United States:
07:28 Tue, 22 Oct, 2019,
Los Angeles Timezone: PDT (-07:00)

Jet Lag effects from flying between Seattle and San Francisco

Advice on ways to combat jet lag gained from flying between Seattle and San Francisco

Seattle to San Francisco jet lag effects


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