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

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Spirit Airlinesoutbound: May 4, 2020
1 stop (7h45m)
Spirit Airlines
Frontier Airlinesreturn: May 22, 2020
1 stop (8h47m)
Frontier Airlines
Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Apr 4, 2020
direct (1h25m)
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlinesreturn: Apr 11, 2020
direct (1h30m)
Alaska Airlines
Frontier Airlinesoutbound: Apr 4, 2020
1 stop (13h49m)
Frontier Airlines
Frontier Airlinesreturn: Apr 11, 2020
1 stop (11h15m)
Frontier Airlines
Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Apr 3, 2020
direct (6h41m)
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlinesreturn: Apr 10, 2020
direct (5h45m)
Alaska Airlines
JetBlueoutbound: Apr 3, 2020
1 stop (14h48m)
JetBlue
JetBluereturn: Apr 10, 2020
1 stop (26h33m)
JetBlue
United Airlinesoutbound: May 22, 2020
1 stop (12h29m)
United Airlines
Frontier Airlinesreturn: May 24, 2020
1 stop (9h05m)
Frontier Airlines
American Airlinesoutbound: Apr 1, 2020
direct (1h26m)
American Airlines
Alaska Airlinesreturn: Apr 8, 2020
direct (1h30m)
Alaska Airlines
Delta Air Linesoutbound: May 22, 2020
1 stop (8h35m)
Delta Air Lines
Frontier Airlinesreturn: May 24, 2020
1 stop (8h12m)
Frontier Airlines
JetBlueoutbound: May 26, 2020
direct (6h46m)
JetBlue
Alaska Airlinesreturn: May 31, 2020
direct (5h45m)
Alaska Airlines
American Airlinesoutbound: May 26, 2020
direct (6h18m)
American Airlines
United Airlinesreturn: May 31, 2020
direct (5h25m)
United Airlines
United Airlinesoutbound: May 1, 2020
1 stop (15h12m)
United Airlines
American Airlinesreturn: May 3, 2020
1 stop (8h06m)
American Airlines
JetBlueoutbound: May 1, 2020
1 stop (10h32m)
JetBlue
Alaska Airlinesreturn: May 3, 2020
direct (5h55m)
Alaska Airlines
Frontier Airlinesoutbound: May 29, 2020
1 stop (11h26m)
Frontier Airlines
Frontier Airlinesreturn: May 31, 2020
1 stop (18h54m)
Frontier Airlines
American Airlinesoutbound: May 22, 2020
1 stop (7h04m)
American Airlines
American Airlinesreturn: May 24, 2020
1 stop (14h57m)
American Airlines
Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Jul 31, 2020
direct (5h32m)
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlinesreturn: Aug 7, 2020
direct (5h55m)
Alaska Airlines
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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.

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    Art-lovers, listen up! If you haven't experienced San Francisco's buzzing museum scene and it's modern galleries and exhibitions, then these places should definitely make your list of must-sees.

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    Looking for the freakiest way to spend Halloween? How about sleeping in the spooky Alcatraz Suite at The San Francisco Dungeons? Get ready for the ultimate spooky experience in one of the scariest places in SF.

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    Introducing SFO Airport’s “Therapy Pig”

    Pigs can't fly but this little piggy is soothing stressed out passengers at San Francisco International Airport before they fly. Just one of the innovative things this airport is doing to boost passenger happiness levels!

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    Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Mar 31, 2020
    1 stop (5h58m)
    Alaska Airlines
    Alaska Airlinesreturn: Apr 7, 2020
    1 stop (7h35m)
    Alaska Airlines
    Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Apr 3, 2020
    direct (6h41m)
    Alaska Airlines
    Alaska Airlinesreturn: Apr 10, 2020
    direct (5h45m)
    Alaska Airlines
    Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Apr 4, 2020
    direct (1h25m)
    Alaska Airlines
    Alaska Airlinesreturn: Apr 11, 2020
    direct (1h30m)
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    Frontier Airlinesoutbound: Apr 3, 2020
    1 stop (11h39m)
    Frontier Airlines
    Frontier Airlinesreturn: Apr 10, 2020
    1 stop (10h20m)
    Frontier Airlines
    Japan Airlinesoutbound: Apr 24, 2020
    2 stops (45h23m)
    Japan Airlines
    American Airlinesreturn: May 24, 2020
    2 stops (24h25m)
    American Airlines
    Spirit Airlinesoutbound: May 4, 2020
    1 stop (7h45m)
    Spirit Airlines
    Frontier Airlinesreturn: May 22, 2020
    1 stop (8h47m)
    Frontier Airlines
    Frontier Airlinesoutbound: May 22, 2020
    1 stop (8h18m)
    Frontier Airlines
    Frontier Airlinesreturn: May 24, 2020
    1 stop (8h12m)
    Frontier Airlines
    Air Franceoutbound: Sep 22, 2020
    1 stop (13h35m)
    Air France
    Delta Air Linesreturn: Oct 29, 2020
    1 stop (14h02m)
    Delta Air Lines
    United Airlinesoutbound: May 22, 2020
    1 stop (12h29m)
    United Airlines
    Frontier Airlinesreturn: May 24, 2020
    1 stop (9h05m)
    Frontier Airlines
    JetBlueoutbound: Apr 10, 2020
    direct (1h32m)
    JetBlue
    JetBluereturn: Apr 17, 2020
    direct (1h24m)
    JetBlue