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$233
Alaska Airlines outward: Aug 20, 2021
1:25a EWR » 7:50a SFO
Alaska Airlines direct (6h25m)
Alaska Airlines inbound: Aug 26, 2021
12:10a SFO » 5:59a JFK
Alaska Airlines direct (5h49m)
$242
Unknown Company outward: Apr 18, 2021
12:55a EWR » 9:04p SFO
Unknown Company 1 stop (20h09m)
Alaska Airlines inbound: Apr 24, 2021
10:25p SFO » 4:00a JFK
Alaska Airlines direct (5h35m)
$246
Delta Air Lines outward: Jul 20, 2021
3:40p JFK » 10:36p SFO
Delta Air Lines direct (6h56m)
Delta Air Lines inbound: Jul 27, 2021
8:15p SFO » 2:11a JFK
Delta Air Lines direct (5h56m)
$250
Unknown Company outward: Apr 14, 2021
6:30p LGA » 7:08p SFO
Unknown Company 2 stops (24h38m)
Unknown Company inbound: Apr 22, 2021
4:59a OAK » 6:29p EWR
Unknown Company 2 stops (13h30m)
$278
Frontier Airlines outward: Apr 15, 2021
7:41p EWR » 9:04p SFO
Frontier Airlines 1 stop (25h23m)
Alaska Airlines inbound: Apr 22, 2021
10:25p SFO » 4:00a JFK
Alaska Airlines direct (5h35m)
$1,027
American Airlines outward: Oct 7, 2021
2:30p LGA » 12:00a SFO
American Airlines 1 stop (9h30m)
American Airlines inbound: Oct 14, 2021
2:40p SFO » 10:31p EWR
American Airlines 1 stop (7h51m)
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American Airlines
outbound: Apr 17, 2021
American Airlines 1 stop
return: Apr 24, 2021
American Airlines 1 stop
Alaska Airlines
outbound: Apr 17, 2021
Alaska Airlines direct
return: Apr 24, 2021
Alaska Airlines direct
Delta Air Lines
outbound: Aug 19, 2021
Delta Air Lines direct
return: Aug 25, 2021
Delta Air Lines direct
United Airlines
outbound: Aug 21, 2021
United Airlines direct
return: Aug 28, 2021
Alaska Airlines direct

Travel tips for flights New York - San Francisco

Information on San Francisco
Route

Average flight duration: 5h35m (direct flight)

  • Arrival city:
  • San Francisco, USA
  • Airport(s):
  • San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
  • Oakland International Airport (OAK)
  • Norman Y. Mineta International Airport (SJC)
  • Local time:
  • Apr 12, 2021 10:19 PM, GMT-7
  • Weather:
  • min. 46ºF, max. 61ºF
  • Departure city:
  • New York, USA
  • Airport(s):
  • LaGuardia Airport (LGA)
  • Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR)
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
  • Westchester County Airport (HPN)
  • Long Island MacArthur Airport (ISP)
  • Local time:
  • Apr 13, 2021 1:19 AM, GMT-4
  • Weather:
  • min. 49ºF, max. 65ºF

Why travel by plane from New York to San Francisco?

New York and San Francisco are located on opposite sides of the US, with a distance of almost 3,000 miles by road between the two cities. Driving from New York to San Francisco would take around 42 hours, while traveling by bus or train takes over three days. Save time on your journey by opting to travel by plane: with a flight time of just 6h 25m, there are over 25 nonstop flights available every day to allow travelers to make the trip from New York to San Francisco. Departing from airports including John F. Kennedy International Airport, flights land in San Francisco International Airport. Choose from airlines such as Delta, jetBlue and United to make the journey from coast to coast by air.

What is there to see and do in San Francisco?

As well as iconic landmarks such as the Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco is also home to an excellent culinary scene: there are Michelin Star restaurants, casual cafes and plenty more to please foodies. Popular attractions include the Golden Gate Park, Alcatraz Island, and Fisherman's Wharf – which is known for its clam chowder, sea lions, and waterfront views over the bay.