Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Wichita to San Francisco
|August||Best time to beat the crowds with an average 35% drop in price.|
|June||Most popular time to fly with an average 15% increase in price.|
Average price round-trip
|$334||(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)|
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Good deal one-way
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There are no direct flights for this route listed on KAYAK, the shortest multi-flight duration is 5h 24m.
In the past 3 days, the cheapest one-way tickets were found on Frontier ($46) and American Airlines ($170), and the lowest round-trip tickets have been found on Frontier ($88) and Multiple Airlines ($156).
From Wichita to San Francisco, Monday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Thursday is the most expensive. Flying from San Francisco back to Wichita , the best deals are generally found on Thursday, with Monday being the most expensive.
When flying out of Wichita you will be using Wichita Eisenhower National, often referred to as Wichita Airport. You will be landing at San Francisco, also known as San Francisco Airport.
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Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Cons: "Seat choice flexibility, but it was basic economy..."
Cons: "Seat 33A. The audio output was bad. Could not clearly hear dialog. Restarting did not help, this issue as consistent got all media programs."
Pros: "Seats were comfortable"
Cons: "Provide coffee at least"
Pros: "Slight delay in leaving"
Cons: "Baggage claim took 30-45 minutes after deplaning"
Cons: "Seats not so comfortable."
Pros: "On time. Fast boarding. Comfortable seating."
Cons: "50 minute wait for a gate to deplane. How could there not be a gate at 10:30 pm? It’s not like our arrival was a surprise!?"
Cons: "On Time. Delayed advice 3 times."
Cons: "I was in 10C a So I was able to hear a disgruntled AA employee. Just like office politics. But up in the air. I didn’t need to hear"
Cons: "Delays sucked."
Cons: "Customer service. Not losing my bag"
Cons: "Leave on time! On this round trip there were 4 segments and 3 of the 4 flights were late!"
Pros: "Highly skilled pilot."
Pros: "Everyone was nice and it went smoothly!"
Cons: "Delay luggage"
Cons: "Poor they lost my luggage. They did not allowed me to take my suitcas whit me because the plan was too small. I never travel again whit amercan airlines"
Cons: "See above"
Pros: "The staff was very nice and passed around several times offering drinks and food"
Cons: "The food selections is literally three things. I ordered the cheese tray and the grapes were rotten. I mean, it is already pricey and on top of that bad quality"
Cons: "The terminal 52A-J is a disgrace"
Cons: "The flight was delayed. The food was not great. There is not a lot of space in these planes, and it was a long flight. There is no power supply."
Cons: "No signage for checking bags. Was total cluster. No one knew where to take bags or what line to be in. Employees kept telling us we were in the wrong line but didn’t seem to tell us what was the correctly line."
Cons: "Lateness, seat comfort and gate checking a duffel bag"
Pros: "Boarding, comfortable seats, clean"
Cons: "Mediocre service, choice of food was down to one option (and I was on the 2nd row)"
Pros: "Flexibility and helpfulness of staff."
Cons: "I no longer fit in the seats because they keep shrinking the pitch"
Pros: "Quick and did good job"
Cons: "After flying Japan Airlines I wish there were more free food and entertainment"
Pros: "Loved the entertainment features. Great movie selection!"
Pros: "Took off and arrived on time."
Cons: "experienced a 1hr mechanical delay. it would be nice if refreshments were served."
Pros: "Comfortable seats."
Cons: "Internet slow to access."
Pros: "blanket made it comfortable"
Cons: "No entertainment options"
Pros: "See above"
Cons: "See above"
Cons: "No Gogo entertainment"
Pros: "Good free entertainment. Thanks."
Cons: "No good free snacks. Only free drinks."
Pros: "I can't comment on food or entertainment and there is no N/A option. I did not purchase food or use the wifi for entertainment. The seat I upgraded to was comfortable and spacious even if it didn't recline (I sat in front of the OWWE)."
Cons: "That fact that on both ways they changed our flights which either we got to the destination late or we had to run across the airport so we don't miss our flights"
Cons: "People still using mobiles as we were taking off. Crew seemed not too bothered."
Pros: "The entertainment screens and the new seats in business class were very nice"
Pros: "Tebsnacks were awesome!!"
Pros: "It's nice to see a large corporation getting back to the basics which helped their company grow CUSTOMER SERVICE!!!"
Cons: "The airport waiting times through TSA check points. It's over kill and an obvious reason just to extend employment. Reminds me of the old saying " the criminals are running the asylum @"
Cons: "Same as above"
Pros: "Nothing absolute nightmare .. no water .. are you serious"
Pros: "we arrived safely"
Cons: "had to take a shuttle to depart from a remote terminal. Had to climb up a long ramp. Seats were very close to each other (no knee room). No food. not enough overhead space for luggage. Very tight and uncomfortable seating."
Pros: "The seats were comfortable and had good foot space."
Cons: "Sits were not comfortable."
Pros: "How the pilot was insistent on the idea of taking off and flying, although we were informed of two system error messages, alledgedly the first for an issue with the AC, the other regarding the drain system. After our return to the gate for the second warning, I deplaned. Didn't feel safe after that!"
Cons: "Same as above."
Pros: "I was able to watch Monday Night Football on Directv."
Pros: "Comfortable and on time"
Cons: "My suitcase was ruined in transit to Kansas City. The help desk basically asked me to leave my bag behind for three weeks to see if they can fix it. They had no means of looking after the contents. Was I suppose to carry my content???This was ever so frustrating since the suitcase was brand new. Then the lady told me that my warranty on the bag will cover the damage. It was obvious she was not willing to help and did not have a clue what she was doing thus I just logged the complaint and had by suitcase sorted out the San Francisco Airport. They were very helpful."
Pros: "After all these years, still love United!"
Cons: "Loved everything!"
Pros: "Seat comfort and friendly"
Cons: "Small sit, nothing on TV, bad food"
Pros: "No Lufthansa?!"
Cons: "No Lufthansa?!"
Pros: "comfortable seating."
Cons: "Having to pay for one piece of luggage Plus on small plane announcement should be made to watch heads when getting out of seat. I got up from window seat and smacked my head hard on overhead bulkhead. Got a big sore bump from that."
Pros: "On time"
Cons: "Almost ruined my trip and lost a day of vacation"
Cons: "Were held up by TSA in San Francisco because we were not given receipt for our dog who traveled with us. (We had a 2 hour layover in SF and took dog outside the security area for relief). Then the ticket counter in SF was understaffed and it took a long time to get the receipt printed (Once at the counter the agent was very helpful, efficient and quick). Should have a pet area inside the security of airports, like Palm Springs does."
Pros: "Seat itself was comfortable."
Cons: "Out of several beverage options. TV was not working at my seat. Seats also a little cramped. Boarding seemed disorganized."
Cons: "Uncomfortable seats."
Pros: "Perfect service"
Cons: "Tv was subpar"
Cons: "Lack of snacks"
Pros: "Price was nice at $142"
Pros: "Eugene is so easy"
Cons: "san jose airport parking"
Cons: "You are required to pay to watch the tv. It's free with Delta."
Cons: "Flew on 747 not as comfortable and enjoyable as the dreamliners."
Pros: "My bag 14 lbs over limit. Cost me $125.00 more. United is rip off."
Pros: "Easy boarding for elderly slow passengers"
Cons: "Crowded seat space"
Cons: "Air Canada was completely unhelpful offering no reason and no help rebooking on the spot. I had to buy direct from United for over $500 to get home. Air canada have still not responded to my request for an explanation, and compensation."
Pros: "Quick, no turbulence, friendly attendants"
Cons: "Ticket agents did not communicate with passengers on why there was a delay and weren't willing to help passengers find alternate routes to their destination."
Cons: "Cramped, lost my bags for three days."
Pros: "Great service!!"
Pros: "Both flights were early, which was nice for a change."
Pros: "Other than all my flights were delayed"
Cons: "Flights delayed"
Pros: "Plane was only one-third full, it yook off on time and we got in ahead of schedule. What's not to like?"
Cons: "I was Pre TSA approved one way, but not the other. Why?"
Pros: "On time"
Cons: "Crowded. Tight seats and I'm thinp"
Cons: "Why should I have to pay to watch tv? I know you don't have to pay on Southwest, Virgin America or Jet Blue. Not sure that a very (and I mean VERY SMALL) snack can be considered food"
Pros: "Great experience...checked luggage even arrived promptly."
Pros: "on time everything was good"
Cons: "the ac was so strong too cold"
Cons: "Had to rebook."
Pros: "Everyone was friendly"
Cons: "Everything was fine"
Pros: "I like the service they email u all the time"
Pros: "Staff was great"
Cons: "45 min delay"
Cons: "I bought two tickets two months ago and was not able to sit with my girlfriend on the return trip home. There was no option to select seats upon purchase. We had a great vacation but the end was soured by having to sit apart from each other. This should never happen. If you purchase multiple seats you should automatically be seated with them."
Pros: "No problems"
Cons: "No blankets, no meals that were complimentary, poor paid for wifi"
Pros: "It was smooth all the way around. We arrived in San Francisco 25 min early"
Cons: "No complaints."
Pros: "1st class seat and service"
Cons: "They actually boarded us onto the wrong plane, and service within terminal prior to boarding was horrible"
Cons: "Plane to be late not a good information online be nervous is horrible people in the count not nice very rude"
Pros: "Getting to my destination"
Cons: "Coming home"
Pros: "Was a very good service; thanks to all"
Pros: "canceled flights lack of knowledge.."
Cons: "delays,uncomfortable,bare bones,stoic"
Pros: "Frontier is an absolutely horrible airline"
Cons: "Seriously, extra charge for a seat and carryon? Crappy plane, etc."
Cons: "Delayed, baggage took over 40 mins to come at the end of the trip"
Cons: "The plane didn't have enough gas to make it to SFO so we stopped in Colorado Springs to re-fuel. Despite being several hours delayed the airline customer service offered no solutions or accommodations."
Pros: "Sfo is a great airport and ran efficiently makes travel easier than other major aorports"
Cons: "No wifi and absolutely no entertainment -"
Cons: "leg room, service, no gate on arrival"
Pros: "Friendly attitude"
Cons: "Should be an agent helping people in line at ticket counter. More ticket counter agents."
Cons: "It was delayed by 3 hrs due to the agencies own planes. And then our luggage was over an hour late getting to usee at baggage claim."
Cons: "It's very late to get a hotel and they didn't arrange anything for us. We get a credit for future flights and hotel reimbursement. But I'd rather not fly Frontier again!"
Cons: "Reported missing bag immediately to agent in baggage area. Called for a status next day, nothing. Went to the airport on day 2, was given run-around and the wrong delivery company contact info. When bag was delivered to porch, it was the wrong bag so I had to call again to have delivery person bring my bag."
Cons: "My bag is still missing i don't have critical medication and I can't even get customer service to answer my calls"
Cons: "Feeling like cattle...unorganized....late flights, rude staff (baggage claim people at SFO were horrible even mocking my choice of baggage). Super cramped, uncomfortable....and having to listen to frontier's infomercial about their credit card for 30 min"
Pros: "the low fares"
Cons: "the delays and carry on charges"
Pros: "I had enough room to stretch out my bad left knee from my aisle seat. Staff was very nice and helpful"
Cons: "One customer was very loud and talked the entire 4 hours"
Cons: "Uncomfortable seat and small leg room. Compare to other airlines, Frontier is on my bottom list. I will never use Frontier again, it will be my first and last."
Cons: "Frontier doesn't lease enough gates. Waited 35 minutes after landing for gate to clear. Both flights. Frontier late in unloading bags. Waited 40 minutes at luggage carousel. Frontier lost my bag"
Pros: "Having less carry on luggage made loading a lot faster and easier to get on"
Cons: "Very little information about the mechanical,issues and length of the delay"
Cons: "trash airline"
Pros: "Best price for last minute booking"
Cons: "Extensive bag charges!!"
Cons: "Seat extremely uncomfortable for a person my height (6') and not adjustable in any way. Not a ton of leg room either, though not noticeably less legroom than other airlines."
Pros: "Nothing will not recommend them or fly with this airline again. Frontier is going straight into the "filter out" airlines that's for sure."
Cons: "The price quoted did not include their fees for a carry on - $30 both ways! Feels unethical."
Cons: "There was a huge delay and they weren't giving us information, they were instead saying things like "it'll be at least an hour before we give you information". Also I chose a seat that was $16, changed my mind and chose a $0 seat but was still charged $16 for downgrading and they won't refund me even though it was clearly some kind of glitch."
Pros: "We got in 20 min. early."
Cons: "Due to arriving early we had to wait onboard for a gate to exit the plane. THEN we had to wait one and a half hours to obtain our baggage."
Pros: "Delay for too long. It took so long after landing! What are the ground crews doing?"
Cons: "We were stuck on the runway for over an hour after we landed and getting our luggage was a DISASTER. They changed the location of our baggage claim carousel with minimal notice, only to change it back to the original carousel with NO NOTICE. It took over an hour again for our luggage to come out and it trickled in so slowly, that I ended up getting my bag a full two and a half hours after we landed. Awful experience."
Pros: "Water is free!! Yahoo!! Wheelchair was free!!! Yahoo!!!! Thank god for small mercies."
Cons: "A dog that kept sneezing behind my seat, the little stow away table that is smaller than an iPad mini, paid cabin bags - is frontier expecting travelrs to go without bags/clothes??? The baggage was late by 1hr, 30mins -- the carousel was disfunct, and terrible."
Cons: "Frontier charges for the most basic amenities that other airlines provide (non alcoholic beverages and carry-on luggage space)."
Cons: "Everything . Plus they lost my bag. Will neve fly Frontier again."
Pros: "Attention of the fly attender was very good"
Cons: "My fly was delayed for almost 6 hrs in I don't recive any information about that no email no txt message"
Pros: "It felt clean."
Cons: "Surprise charges for seat assignments and outrageous charges for carry on luggage. Uncomfortable sears with no leg room. Too many announcements, ads spoken through intercom."
Cons: "luggage was lost seating very cramped had to rush to board, almost missed connection"
Cons: "Frontier is the biggest rip off of an airline in America."
Pros: "Friendly passengers around me"
Cons: "Long delay, no meals available, no water offered, nothing to read"
Cons: "everything. what has happened to frontier? wont fly them again"
Pros: "The bare bones frontier philosophy leaves nothing to like"
Cons: "Feeling like cattle"
Cons: "Delayed, no notifications"
Cons: "The lack of wifi; the lack of leg room"
Cons: "I had to pay for my sit and my bag, drinks and snack are not free either. So it turned out to be the same price as delta. I will never use frontier again"
Pros: "Cheapest airline ever"
Airlines flying from Wichita to San Francisco have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travelers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Wichita to San Francisco
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from Wichita to San Francisco
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from Wichita to San Francisco
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights from Wichita to San Francisco
Waiving of change fees. Search flexible flights from Wichita to San Francisco