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$155
Spirit Airlines outward: Feb 12, 2022
2:50p LGA » 11:22p OAK
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (8h32m)
Alaska Airlines inbound: Feb 19, 2022
4:00p SFO » 9:20p EWR
Alaska Airlines direct (5h20m)
$195
Spirit Airlines outward: Mar 8, 2022
4:25a EWR » 6:53p OAK
Spirit Airlines 1 stop (14h28m)
Alaska Airlines inbound: Mar 10, 2022
4:01p SFO » 9:30p JFK
Alaska Airlines direct (5h29m)
$346
JetBlue outward: Jul 24, 2022
2:00p JFK » 8:13p SFO
JetBlue direct (6h13m)
Alaska Airlines inbound: Aug 1, 2022
6:30a SFO » 12:05p EWR
Alaska Airlines direct (5h35m)
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outbound: Mar 7, 2022
Alaska Airlines direct
return: Mar 10, 2022
Alaska Airlines 1 stop
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outbound: Feb 12, 2022
United Airlines direct
return: Feb 19, 2022
Frontier Airlines 1 stop

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Average flight duration: 5h20m (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:
  • Jan 21, 2022 7:08 PM, GMT-8
  • Weather:
  • min. 47ºF, max. 64ºF
  • 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:
  • Jan 21, 2022 10:08 PM, GMT-5
  • Weather:
  • min. 22ºF, max. 32ºF

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.