Flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Adelaide (ADL)
Reasons to fly with Qantas
Visiting from San Francisco to Adelaide
When to visit
Best time to visit Adelaide
Adelaide has warm sunny weather almost all year round, with maximum average of 22.3 °C. Winter brings on temperatures averaging a low of 7°C. February-March is the best time of year to visit Adelaide, as temperatures tend to settle around a 14°C minimum and 24°C maximum range without any of the humidity that plagues more northern cities.
As a result of this climate, Adelaide bases a large number of events during this season that gives a sense of liveliness to what is widely seen as one of Australia's typically more laid-back cities. Rainy weather usually spreads in the colder months, while Spring brings a fresh growth of greenery and flowers.
When your flight to Adelaide touches down, you’ll be welcomed by the friendly staff at Adelaide Airport. From there, it’s easy to make your way to different parts of the city.
Arriving at Adelaide Airport
Once you collect your baggage from the arrivals area, there are a number of different transport options available to get you on your way.
Getting into Adelaide
Taxis and rideshare services are available outside the terminal building and provide fast and convenient access to Adelaide.
Getting around Adelaide
Adelaide Metro offers an express bus service called JetExpress between the airport and the city and also offers a convenient JetBus service direct to Glenelg, West Beach and the City, servicing all stops.
Fly from San Francisco
We would like your journey from San Francisco to be as smooth as possible and the following information will help make that happen.
What is the main airport called?
San Francisco Airport Opens external site in a new window(SFO) is the main international airport serving the city of San Francisco, USA, being the largest airport in Northern California region and the second busiest after Los Angeles Airport. San Francisco Airport is located (21 km) south of downtown San Francisco, close to the cities of Millbrae and San Bruno. The airport has four terminals, the international terminal and three domestic terminals.
All passengers flying from San Francisco are allocated checked baggage. If you require extra luggage, you can purchase an additional baggage allowance online before departure.
Customers travelling from San Francisco can check in online up to 24 hours in advance or check in at the airport by visiting a kiosk or desk.
The benefits of flying Qantas
Fly with Qantas and enjoy a comfortable journey from take-off to touch down.
Enjoy peace of mind knowing baggage is included on all Qantas flights. Use the baggage calculator to find out what is included with your fare.
Can I cancel my flight booking due to COVID-19?
If your flights were booked through a travel agency or third-party website, please contact them directly to discuss your options.
If your plans have changed or you no longer wish to travel, visit Manage Booking to change your travel dates or cancel your flight and request a flight credit to use towards a future flight. Please visit our Booking changes and other options page for more information.
If we’ve cancelled your Qantas flight, including your Classic Flight Reward booking, wait to hear from us before changing your booking. We’ll be contacting anyone whose flight has been impacted as soon as possible.