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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outbound: Jun 13, 2018
2 stops (19h26m)
JetBlue
return: Jun 19, 2018
1 stop (10h34m)
JetBlue
outbound: Jun 13, 2018
1 stop (7h22m)
American Airlines
return: Jun 19, 2018
1 stop (7h57m)
American Airlines
outbound: Jun 13, 2018
1 stop (7h34m)
United Airlines
return: Jun 19, 2018
direct (5h38m)
United Airlines
outbound: Jul 12, 2018
direct (2h35m)
Southwest Airlines
return: Jul 16, 2018
direct (2h20m)
Southwest Airlines
outbound: Jul 12, 2018
direct (2h43m)
Frontier Airlines
return: Jul 16, 2018
direct (2h26m)
Frontier Airlines
outbound: Aug 9, 2018
direct (7h05m)
Delta Air Lines
return: Aug 14, 2018
direct (5h20m)
Delta Air Lines
outbound: Aug 9, 2018
1 stop (25h37m)
Frontier Airlines
return: Aug 14, 2018
1 stop (13h01m)
Frontier Airlines
outbound: Nov 20, 2018
1 stop (7h36m)
Delta Air Lines
return: Nov 23, 2018
1 stop (6h55m)
United Airlines
outbound: Aug 16, 2018
direct (3h39m)
American Airlines
return: Aug 19, 2018
direct (3h30m)
American Airlines
outbound: Jun 20, 2018
direct (1h31m)
United Airlines
return: Jun 27, 2018
direct (1h35m)
United Airlines
outbound: Jun 20, 2018
direct (1h28m)
Alaska Airlines
return: Jun 27, 2018
direct (1h34m)
Alaska Airlines
outbound: Aug 5, 2018
direct (7h10m)
Frontier Airlines
return: Aug 9, 2018
direct (7h53m)
Frontier Airlines
outbound: Nov 10, 2018
direct (6h15m)
Alaska Airlines
return: Nov 13, 2018
direct (5h30m)
Alaska Airlines
outbound: Nov 10, 2018
direct (6h41m)
JetBlue
return: Nov 13, 2018
direct (5h32m)
JetBlue
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San Francisco guide: how to get there, what to see

Distance from San Francisco city centre
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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.

    All flight tickets to San Francisco (USA)

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    outbound: Jun 20, 2018
    direct (1h31m)
    United Airlines
    return: Jun 27, 2018
    direct (1h35m)
    United Airlines
    outbound: Jul 18, 2018
    direct (6h24m)
    United Airlines
    return: Jul 25, 2018
    direct (5h39m)
    United Airlines
    outbound: Jun 15, 2018
    direct (4h38m)
    American Airlines
    return: Jun 23, 2018
    direct (4h18m)
    American Airlines
    outbound: Jun 1, 2018
    direct (1h39m)
    Alaska Airlines
    return: Jun 3, 2018
    direct (1h36m)
    Alaska Airlines
    outbound: Jul 12, 2018
    direct (2h37m)
    United Airlines
    return: Jul 16, 2018
    direct (2h22m)
    United Airlines
    outbound: Nov 20, 2018
    1 stop (7h36m)
    Delta Air Lines
    return: Nov 23, 2018
    1 stop (6h55m)
    United Airlines
    outbound: Jul 7, 2018
    direct (1h15m)
    Southwest Airlines
    return: Jul 8, 2018
    direct (1h30m)
    Southwest Airlines
    outbound: Aug 22, 2018
    2 stops (9h45m)
    Southwest Airlines
    return: Aug 24, 2018
    1 stop (9h30m)
    Southwest Airlines
    outbound: Aug 16, 2018
    direct (3h40m)
    United Airlines
    return: Aug 19, 2018
    direct (3h37m)
    Alaska Airlines
    outbound: Oct 26, 2018
    1 stop (6h28m)
    American Airlines
    return: Oct 31, 2018
    1 stop (6h03m)
    American Airlines
    outbound: Aug 26, 2018
    1 stop (8h18m)
    Delta Air Lines
    return: Aug 31, 2018
    1 stop (13h17m)
    Frontier Airlines
    outbound: Jun 30, 2018
    direct (1h24m)
    JetBlue
    return: Jul 1, 2018
    direct (1h24m)
    JetBlue
    outbound: Jul 26, 2018
    direct (2h10m)
    United Airlines
    return: Jul 29, 2018
    direct (1h54m)
    United Airlines
    outbound: Jul 1, 2018
    direct (4h15m)
    United Airlines
    return: Jul 7, 2018
    direct (3h44m)
    United Airlines
    outbound: May 25, 2018
    1 stop (13h40m)
    WOW air
    return: Aug 6, 2018
    1 stop (31h35m)
    WOW air
    outbound: Jul 14, 2018
    1 stop (10h35m)
    Southwest Airlines
    return: Jul 21, 2018
    1 stop (7h23m)
    Spirit Airlines