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Fares from $20 One Way, $51 Round Trip from San Francisco to Palm Springs

Prices starting at $51 for return flights and $20 for one-way flights to Palm Springs were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Route Information for Flights from San Francisco to Palm Springs

Origin Airport IATA CodeSJC
Destination Airport IATA CodePSP
Distance337 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, KLM, Qatar Airways, Air France, Emirates, Delta Air Lines, Virgin Australia, Aeromexico, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, El Al, Alaska Airlines, Qantas, Southwest Airlines, Finnair, Air Tahiti Nui, ANA, WestJet, Virgin Atlantic, Air China LTD
Earliest Flight Arrival2:30PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival5:39AM UTC

From San Francisco to Palm Springs

With several airlines offering nonstop flights from San Francisco to Palm Springs, you can find one that works with your vacation schedule. Seeing the cultural attractions and outdoor activities in Palm Springs is even easier when you book your domestic flight with because Orbitz offers low prices every day of the year.

San Francisco, California

San Francisco is home to several important historic districts, including Haight-Ashbury- where the counter-culture revolution came to life. When you drive your own car to the San Francisco International Airport, look for the long-term parking lot. This lot only costs $18 per day, and you get a ride to the terminal on a free shuttle bus. There are other parking garages that are closer to the airport, but the prices at these garages start at $28 per day.

Taxis make regular stops at the airport for those who need another way there, and you will pay $29 or more for the ride. Limousine rides to the airport are even more expensive, while rides on the various forms of public transportation often cost less than $10. The San Francisco International Airport is also home to dozens of restaurants and cafes, including Amoura Café, Deli Up Café, Burger Joint, Burger King, Lori's Diner, and Peet's Coffee & Tea.

Palm Springs, California

Located southeast of San Bernardino, Palm Springs is home to dozens of golf courses, hiking trails, and other activities that appeal to travelers who love the outdoors. The city also has spas, upscale dining options, and shopping centers used by both locals and tourists. With warm weather and popular activities, it's no surprise that this is a top spot for people visiting California.

Explore Palm Springs

Whether you arrive in Palm Springs on a flight from Delta Air Lines, Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, United Airlines, or one of the other airlines serving the city, you will find yourself at the Palm Springs International Airport. American Cab, Desert City Cab, and Yellow Cab of the Desert handle fares from the airport, and the city buses also make stops here. Many travelers prefer getting a car from one of the onsite rental agencies, including Go Rentals, Alamo, and Enterprise. Renting a car lets you see the city without depending on someone else.

Summertime is one of the worst times to visit Palm Springs because, from June to September, the temperature can reach more than 100 degrees Fahrenheit. The late winter and early spring is the best time to visit because the daytime temperatures range from the low 70s to high 80s, though nighttime temperatures can drop to 42 degrees.

These warm temperatures let you take advantage of outdoor activities like the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway, San Jacinto Mountain, Palm Springs Zoo & Botanical Gardens, Palm Canyon, and Indian Canyons. During a heat wave or thunderstorm, head inside to popular sites such as the Palm Springs Art Museum or the Palm Springs Air Museum.

Palm Springs Awaits

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Flights from San Francisco to Palm Springs - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from San Francisco to Palm Springs?

The awesome news is, there are. Alaska Airlines and United Airlines are a couple of carriers that will fly you straight from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Palm Springs, CA Airport (PSP-Palm Springs Intl.).

What is the shortest flight from San Francisco to Palm Springs?

If the weather is good and all goes according to plan, you could be jetting into Palm Springs, CA Airport (PSP-Palm Springs Intl.) from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) in as little as 1 hour and 20 minutes. With such a fast flight time, think about traveling with hand luggage only.

What airlines fly from San Francisco to Palm Springs most frequently?

Check out Alaska Airlines (AS). This airline offers some of the most frequent flights from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Palm Springs, CA Airport (PSP-Palm Springs Intl.). It operates 101 services on this route every month and is popular with passengers. If you'd like more options, look up the fares with United Airlines (UA), which has 81 flights from San Francisco to Palm Springs every month.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.