MIAMI – United Airlines announced today they are increasing the number of flights between San Francisco (SFO) and eight destinations. Additionally, the airline announced it will convert select regional jet flights to larger mainline aircraft in ten markets. These schedule enhancements build on previously announced new service from SFO to seven U.S. cities beginning June 8.

“Every day in San Francisco we proudly welcome more than 30,000 customers aboard United Airlines and today’s announcement demonstrates our commitment to being the Bay Area’s leading U.S. airline,” said Mike Hanna, United’s vice president of its San Francisco International Airport hub. “These additional flights and larger aircraft to new cities and those already part of our network will offer customers even more convenient flight options and easy connections to popular destinations around the U.S. and Canada.”

Adding additional flights between SFO and 8 destinations
City Pair Increasing
service to
Beginning Aircraft type
SFO – Seattle (SEA) 10 flights daily Aug. 1 A320
SFO – Albuquerque (ABQ) 2 flights daily Aug. 15 EMB-175
SFO – Baltimore (BWI) 2 flights daily Aug. 15 A319
SFO – Indianapolis (IND) 2 flights daily Aug. 15 A319
SFO – Kansas City (MCI) 3 flights daily Aug. 15 EMB-175
SFO – Nashville (BNA) 2 flights daily Aug. 15 A319
SFO – Philadelphia (PHL) 3 flights daily Aug. 15 A319
SFO – Portland (PDX) 9 flights daily Aug. 15 A319


Larger aircraft on daily service between SFO and 10 cities
SFO to Starts Aircraft
Burbank (BUR) June 8 B737
Calgary, AB (YYC) June 8 A320
Dallas (DFW) June 8 A320
Kansas City (MCI) June 8 A320
Minneapolis (MSP) June 8 A320
Palm Springs (PSP) June 8 B737
Santa Barbara (SBA) June 8 A319
Bozeman (BZN) July 1 A320
Sacramento (SMF) July 1 B737
Fresno (FAT) Aug. 15 B737

Service to Bozeman, Montana; Kansas City, Missouri; and Calgary, Alberta, are seasonal mainline flights for the summer.

United previously announced service to new destinations starting June 8. The new routes bring nonstop service to more cities.

SFO to Starts Schedule Aircraft
Cincinnati (CVG) June 8 Year-round, daily A320
Detroit (DTW) June 8 Year-round, daily A320
Hartford (BDL) June 8 Seasonal, daily
through Sept. 5
New Orleans (MSY) June 8 Adding summer
service and expanding
to year-round, daily
Santa Rosa (STS) June 8 Year-round, daily CRJ
Spokane (GEG) June 8 Year-round, daily E175
Kalispell (FCA) July 1 Seasonal, daily
through Sept. 5

Earlier this year, United also announced new service to 31 destinations across the U.S. and Europe, including new seasonal service between San Francisco and Germany. Starting May 24, United will launch nonstop, seasonal service between San Francisco and Munich (MUC).

The route will be operated with one of the most advanced passenger airplanes, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, which delivers unprecedented operating efficiency, comfort and lower emissions.

From San Francisco, United offers year-round, nonstop trans-Atlantic service to destinations including, Frankfurt (FRA), London (LHR), Paris (CDG) and Tel Aviv (TLV).