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San Francisco, CA: San Francisco International (SFO)Scheduled Services except Freight/MailBTS Data as of 1/22/2019
Summary Data (U.S. Flights Only)Carrier Shares for October 2017 - September 2018
Passengers*2017**2018**%ChgRank***
Arrival20,069k21,250k5.89%7
Departure20,066k21,184k5.57%7
Scheduled Flights
Departures175,272182,5024.13%9
Freight/Mail (lb.) (Scheduled and Non-Scheduled)
Total450m496m10.18%23
Carriers
Scheduled16160.00%
* Scheduled enplaned revenue passengers.
** 12 months ending September of each year.
*** Among 792 U.S. airports, 12 months ending September 2018
CarrierPassengersShare
United 17,68841.68%
Alaska 3,9319.26%
Delta 3,8439.06%
Southwest 3,7568.85%
American 3,7488.83%
Other9,46722.31%
Based on enplaned passengers(000) both arriving and departing.
Total Passengers (U.S. Flights, in thousands)Top 10 Destination Airports (U.S. Only, Passengers (000))
*  Before October 2002, only carriers operating aircraft with more than 60 seats or 18,000 pounds in payload reported traffic data.
** 2018 represents data for October 2017 - September 2018.
Source: T-100 Domestic Market (US Carriers).
SFO vs. National Departure Delays (Major U.S. Carriers)SFO On-Time Performance Summary (Major U.S. Carriers Only)
A flight is considered delayed when it arrived or departed 15 or more minutes than the schedule. Delayed minutes are calculated from delayed flights only.
Domestic Flights, 2013-2018
% On Time201320142015201620172018*Rank**
Departure76%74%78%77%75%79%16
Arrival73%69%77%74%70%75%27
Avg Delay (min.)
Departure61.9259.4760.3663.6066.4564.0914
Arrival66.5563.0563.1067.9873.2967.9920
% Cancelled
Total1.97%2.55%1.36%1.43%1.89%1.26%18
Number of Flights (000)
Total168.1166.9162.2172.4174.6176.9
Number of Reporting Carriers
Total121211101010
* November 2017 - October 2018 .
** Ranked only for major U.S. airports, November 2017 - October 2018.