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$166
Spirit Airlines outward: Aug 26, 2022
11:30p EWR » 5:40a OAK
Spirit Airlines direct (6h10m)
Spirit Airlines inbound: Aug 29, 2022
5:10p OAK » 10:30p EWR
Spirit Airlines direct (5h20m)
$514
United Airlines outward: Jun 3, 2022
12:30p JFK » 6:44p SFO
United Airlines direct (6h14m)
Unknown Company inbound: Jun 11, 2022
7:11a SFO » 7:55p EWR
Unknown Company 1 stop (12h44m)
$649
Spirit Airlines outward: Jun 20, 2022
2:55a EWR » 6:05p OAK
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (15h10m)
Spirit Airlines inbound: Jun 27, 2022
6:10a OAK » 7:55p EWR
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (13h45m)
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outbound: Jun 3, 2022
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return: Jun 10, 2022
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outbound: Jun 19, 2022
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return: Jun 26, 2022
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Route

Average flight duration: 6h14m (direct flight)

  • Arrival city:
  • San Francisco, USA
  • Airport(s):
  • San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
  • Oakland International Airport (OAK)
  • Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC)
  • Local time:
  • May 28, 2022 1:11 AM, GMT-7
  • Weather:
  • min. 49ºF, max. 67ºF
  • Departure city:
  • New York, USA
  • Airport(s):
  • La Guardia Airport (LGA)
  • Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR)
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
  • Westchester County Airport (HPN)
  • Long Island MacArthur Airport (ISP)
  • Local time:
  • May 28, 2022 4:11 AM, GMT-4
  • Weather:
  • min. 63ºF, max. 82ºF

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.