Cheap flights to San Francisco, bringing the Golden Gate to your door

When to find the cheapest flights to San Francisco

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New York - San Francisco
Delta Air Linesoutbound: Oct 26, 2020
direct (6h32m)
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Delta Air Linesreturn: Nov 2, 2020
direct (5h25m)
Delta Air Lines
Frontier Airlinesoutbound: Oct 26, 2020
1 stop (17h09m)
Frontier Airlines
Frontier Airlinesreturn: Nov 2, 2020
1 stop (13h36m)
Frontier Airlines
Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Nov 25, 2020
direct (1h11m)
Alaska Airlines
JetBluereturn: Nov 30, 2020
direct (1h33m)
JetBlue
United Airlinesoutbound: Oct 25, 2020
1 stop (28h45m)
United Airlines
Alaska Airlinesreturn: Nov 1, 2020
direct (1h16m)
Alaska Airlines
American Airlinesoutbound: Dec 24, 2020
1 stop (8h53m)
American Airlines
United Airlinesreturn: Jan 2, 2021
1 stop (9h45m)
United Airlines
New York - San Francisco
JetBlueoutbound: Nov 25, 2020
direct (6h21m)
JetBlue
Alaska Airlinesreturn: Dec 2, 2020
direct (5h49m)
Alaska Airlines
JetBlueoutbound: Jan 2, 2021
direct (1h35m)
JetBlue
JetBluereturn: Jan 9, 2021
direct (1h33m)
JetBlue
Spirit Airlinesoutbound: Oct 26, 2020
1 stop (26h38m)
Spirit Airlines
United Airlinesreturn: Oct 30, 2020
direct (2h34m)
United Airlines
Delta Air Linesoutbound: Mar 10, 2021
direct (1h25m)
Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Linesreturn: Mar 17, 2021
direct (1h33m)
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San Francisco guide: how to get there, what to see

Distance from San Francisco city centre
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63 km

Flights to San Francisco: need to know

Cheap airline tickets to San Francisco

Getting ready to cross San Francisco off your travel bucket list? Start planning your vacation with cheap flight tickets to San Francisco International Airport (SFO). Keep in mind that Oakland and San Jose are also have great alternative airports which could be cheaper.

When to book the cheapest flights to San Francisco

Looking for the best flight deals to San Francisco? Summer tends to be the busiest time of the year to visit so flight prices tend to reflect that. The cheapest flights to San Francisco are usually found 4-5 months before you plan to go.

  • Peak season: June to September.
  • Low season: Winter.
  • Flight duration

    A flight to San Francisco from New York takes 6 hours 30 minutes.

    Experience San Francisco: sights, tours and activities

    There’s a lot to say about this city in only a couple of lines. San Francisco is the capital of eco-ideas, new technologies, slam poetry and sexual revolutions. It has the most restaurants and farmer’s markets per capital than any other North American city. Remember to dress in layers, the summer fog can chill you faster than a popsicle.

    Essentials in San Francisco

    Golden Gate Bridge: Who could miss the iconic Golden Gate Bridge while on vacation in SF? Grab a convertible rental car and recreate the opening scenes from Full House as many times as you like! For views of the bridge from land, try Baker Beach.

    Civic Center: This really is the center of the city with its Beaux Arts City Hall building and War Memorial Veterans Building. The area has a host of museums including the Asian Art Museum and the Art Institute of California. The Louise M. Davies Symphony Hall is a spectacular place to see a concert while you’re in San Francisco.

    Telegraph Hill: A trip to SF wouldn’t be complete without a ride in a cable car. They run up and down the city’s hills between Market Street and Fisherman’s Wharf. Take one up to Telegraph Hill in North Beach to visit the Coit Tower. From here the views over the city are really something.

    Visit www.sanfrancisco.travel for more info.

    Hotels and accommodation in San Francisco

    San Francisco has a ton of hotels and hostels which are, for the most part, located in the northern part of the city around Chinatown, Downtown and Fisherman’s Wharf. Ideally you should book your hotel rooms at the same time as you book your flights to San Francisco.

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    All flight tickets to San Francisco (USA)

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    Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Dec 23, 2020
    direct (4h53m)
    Alaska Airlines
    Alaska Airlinesreturn: Jan 11, 2021
    1 stop (13h09m)
    Alaska Airlines
    Frontier Airlinesoutbound: Dec 15, 2020
    direct (1h40m)
    Frontier Airlines
    Frontier Airlinesreturn: Dec 16, 2020
    direct (1h36m)
    Frontier Airlines
    Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Apr 3, 2021
    1 stop (6h28m)
    Alaska Airlines
    Alaska Airlinesreturn: Apr 10, 2021
    1 stop (6h10m)
    Alaska Airlines
    Delta Air Linesoutbound: Oct 26, 2020
    direct (6h32m)
    Delta Air Lines
    Delta Air Linesreturn: Nov 2, 2020
    direct (5h25m)
    Delta Air Lines
    Frontier Airlinesoutbound: Oct 26, 2020
    1 stop (17h09m)
    Frontier Airlines
    Frontier Airlinesreturn: Nov 2, 2020
    1 stop (13h36m)
    Frontier Airlines
    Frontier Airlinesoutbound: Oct 22, 2020
    1 stop (23h43m)
    Frontier Airlines
    Frontier Airlinesreturn: Oct 25, 2020
    1 stop (22h40m)
    Frontier Airlines
    United Airlinesoutbound: Mar 30, 2021
    1 stop (7h44m)
    United Airlines
    United Airlinesreturn: Mar 30, 2021
    1 stop (14h49m)
    United Airlines
    Air Franceoutbound: Mar 17, 2021
    1 stop (13h55m)
    Air France
    Delta Air Linesreturn: Mar 31, 2021
    1 stop (13h24m)
    Delta Air Lines