Avelo Flights to Bay Area / Sonoma

Plan a trip to Bay Area / Sonoma

Book a trip to Bay Area / Sonoma to experience California’s top food and wine destination and over 55 miles of rugged Pacific coastline

Bay Area / Sonoma, CA

Sonoma County is a picturesque destination located in Northern California. Known for its beautiful landscapes, award-winning wines, and farm-to-table cuisine, Sonoma County is the perfect place for travelers seeking a relaxing and rejuvenating getaway.

Wine and Beer

Sonoma County is home to over 425 wineries and 50 breweries, making it a must-visit destination for wine and beer enthusiasts. Visitors can explore the area’s many vineyards and tasting rooms, such as the famous Francis Ford Coppola Winery, the beautiful Kendall Jackson Wine Estate and Gardens, or the family-owned Iron Horse Vineyards. For beer lovers, Russian River Brewing Company and Lagunitas Brewing Company offer a wide range of craft beers and unique tasting experiences.


Sonoma County’s culinary scene is renowned for its farm-to-table cuisine and locally-sourced ingredients. Healdsburg, one of the county’s top culinary destinations, offers a diverse range of dining options, from Michelin-starred restaurants to casual eateries. Visitors can also explore the area’s abundant farmers markets, such as the Santa Rosa Original Certified Farmers Market, to sample fresh and artisanal products.


Sonoma County is renowned for its natural beauty and offers a variety of outdoor activities. Visitors can explore the area’s numerous parks and trails, including Armstrong Redwoods State Natural Reserve and Sonoma Valley Regional Park. For those seeking adventure, kayaking on the Russian River, mountain biking at Annadel State Park, and hiking in the Mayacamas Mountains are all popular options.

The Sonoma County coast is a must-visit destination for those seeking a relaxing getaway. Visitors can enjoy the area’s many beaches, such as Bodega Bay and Goat Rock Beach, or take a leisurely drive along the scenic Pacific Coast Highway. The area also boasts quaint coastal towns, such as Jenner and Bodega Bay, where visitors can sample fresh seafood and explore local shops and galleries.


Sonoma County offers a rich cultural experience through its numerous museums, galleries, and festivals. The Healdsburg Center for the Arts and the Sonoma Valley Museum of Art showcase the area’s vibrant art scene, while the Luther Burbank Center for the Arts offers a diverse range of performing arts events. Of course, a must-visit attraction is the Charles M. Schulz Museum, which offers a unique opportunity to explore the life and work of the iconic creator of the beloved Peanuts comic strip. Visitors can also explore the area’s numerous festivals, such as the Sonoma County Harvest Fair or the Russian River Jazz & Blues Festival.

Health and Spas

Sonoma County is known for its relaxing and rejuvenating spas. Visitors can choose from a wide range of treatments, including massages, facials, and body wraps. Popular spa destinations include the Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa and the Kenwood Inn and Spa. Many spas offer unique experiences such as wine-infused treatments and outdoor soaking pools with stunning views of the surrounding landscape. Relaxation and luxury await at Sonoma County’s top-notch spas.

Charles M. Schulz-Sonoma County Airport (STS)

Traveling to and from Sonoma County is easy. The Charles M. Schulz-Sonoma County Airport offers a convenient and stress-free travel experience for visitors to the area. With non-stop flights to Burbank, Las Vegas, Palm Springs, and more, the airport is a popular choice for travelers seeking a hassle-free journey. In addition to on-site parking, car rentals, and a variety of dining options, STS features wonderful art and tributes to Charles M. Schulz, the world-renowned cartoonist and airport’s namesake.

Distance to popular Bay Area / Sonoma destinations

Bay Area / Sonoma, CA Distance Chart
Bay Area / Sonoma, CA Distance Chart

Terminal Location

Main Terminal

Recommended Arrival Time

At least 90 minutes before departure

Ticket Counter Hours

Avelo ticket counters are open for approximately two hours prior to each scheduled departure. The counters close 40 minutes prior to the take-off time.

Seasonal Route Information

Avelo flies seasonal routes to and from Sonoma County Airport:

Bend / Redmond, OR

Palm Springs, CA

Airport Address

2200 Airport Boulevard, Santa Rosa, California 95403

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FAQ– Flying to Bay Area / Sonoma, CA

Avelo Airlines uses Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County Airport (STS) in Santa Rosa, CA. STS is celebrated for its accessibility to the Sonoma wine country, offering a cozy and efficient gateway to Northern California’s attractions.

Avelo Airlines connects Bay Area / Sonoma with several sought-after destinations, including:

  • Bend / Redmond, OR (RDM)
  • Boise, ID (BOI)
  • Kalispell, MT (FCA)
  • Las Vegas, NV (LAS)
  • Los Angeles / Burbank, CA (BUR)
  • Palm Springs, CA (PSP)
  • Portland / Salem, OR (SLE)

You can check in for your flight from Bay Area / Sonoma with Avelo Airlines beginning 24 hours prior to your scheduled departure. Please click here for comprehensive information regarding the check-in process for your Avelo flight from Bay Area / Sonoma.

Avelo operates from the main terminal at STS, designed for quick and easy access to all travel services. When departing or arriving for an Avelo flight at STS, passengers should proceed to the main terminal for check-in, security screening, and boarding.

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