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$151
Alaska Airlines outward: Oct 16, 2021
12:50a EWR » 7:27a SFO
Alaska Airlines direct (6h37m)
Alaska Airlines inbound: Oct 22, 2021
4:00p SFO » 9:37p EWR
Alaska Airlines direct (5h37m)
$159
United Airlines outward: Oct 7, 2021
2:00p JFK » 8:24p SFO
United Airlines direct (6h24m)
United Airlines inbound: Oct 12, 2021
8:55a SFO » 2:16p EWR
United Airlines direct (5h21m)
$170
United Airlines outward: Sep 26, 2021
12:00p EWR » 6:12p SFO
United Airlines direct (6h12m)
American Airlines inbound: Oct 4, 2021
8:59a SFO » 5:56p LGA
American Airlines 1 stop (8h57m)
$206
Alaska Airlines outward: Nov 18, 2021
12:35a JFK » 7:13a SFO
Alaska Airlines direct (6h38m)
Unknown Company inbound: Nov 21, 2021
12:54a SFO » 11:58a EWR
Unknown Company 1 stop (11h04m)
$210
Alaska Airlines outward: Nov 18, 2021
12:35a JFK » 7:13a SFO
Alaska Airlines direct (6h38m)
Unknown Company inbound: Nov 20, 2021
3:08a SFO » 9:56p LGA
Unknown Company 1 stop (18h48m)
$211
United Airlines outward: Nov 17, 2021
10:55p JFK » 5:41a SFO
United Airlines direct (6h46m)
Unknown Company inbound: Nov 20, 2021
3:08a SFO » 9:56p LGA
Unknown Company 1 stop (18h48m)
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Alaska Airlines
outbound: Oct 15, 2021
Alaska Airlines direct
return: Oct 22, 2021
Alaska Airlines direct
American Airlines
outbound: Oct 15, 2021
American Airlines 1 stop
return: Oct 22, 2021
United Airlines direct
United Airlines
outbound: Nov 17, 2021
United Airlines direct
return: Nov 19, 2021
Frontier Airlines 1 stop

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Route

Average flight duration: 6h40m (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:
  • Sep 24, 2021 5:59 AM, GMT-7
  • Weather:
  • min. 54ºF, max. 71ºF
  • 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:
  • Sep 24, 2021 8:59 AM, GMT-4
  • Weather:
  • min. 60ºF, max. 77ºF

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.