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Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Nov 26, 2024
direct (1h29m)
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlinesreturn: Dec 1, 2024
direct (1h42m)
Alaska Airlines
Icelandairoutbound: Apr 18, 2024
2 stops (22h)
Icelandair
Icelandairreturn: Apr 25, 2024
2 stops (19h36m)
Icelandair
Air Europaoutbound: Apr 18, 2024
2 stops (21h45m)
Air Europa
Air Europareturn: Apr 25, 2024
2 stops (23h38m)
Air Europa
Air Franceoutbound: Apr 18, 2024
direct (10h50m)
Air France
Air Francereturn: Apr 25, 2024
direct (11h30m)
Air France
Finnairoutbound: Apr 18, 2024
1 stop (14h24m)
Finnair
Finnairreturn: Apr 25, 2024
1 stop (14h05m)
Finnair
Air Canadaoutbound: Apr 18, 2024
2 stops (18h15m)
Air Canada
Air Canadareturn: Apr 25, 2024
1 stop (21h22m)
Air Canada
TAP Air Portugaloutbound: Apr 18, 2024
2 stops (20h05m)
TAP Air Portugal
TAP Air Portugalreturn: Apr 25, 2024
1 stop (26h30m)
TAP Air Portugal
Air Caraibesoutbound: Apr 25, 2024
direct (10h50m)
Air Caraibes
Air Caraibesreturn: May 3, 2024
direct (11h20m)
Air Caraibes
Condoroutbound: Apr 15, 2024
1 stop (16h)
Condor
Lufthansareturn: Apr 23, 2024
1 stop (16h30m)
Lufthansa
Aer Lingusoutbound: Aug 17, 2024
1 stop (18h25m)
Aer Lingus
Aer Lingusreturn: Aug 31, 2024
1 stop (14h40m)
Aer Lingus
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San Francisco guide: how to get there, what to see

Distance from San Francisco city centre
18 km
18 km
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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    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!

    All flight tickets to San Francisco (USA)

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    Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Nov 26, 2024
    direct (1h29m)
    Alaska Airlines
    Alaska Airlinesreturn: Dec 1, 2024
    direct (1h42m)
    Alaska Airlines
    TAP Air Portugaloutbound: Oct 24, 2024
    1 stop (17h35m)
    TAP Air Portugal
    TAP Air Portugalreturn: Nov 2, 2024
    1 stop (20h)
    TAP Air Portugal
    Air Canadaoutbound: Jul 12, 2024
    1 stop (11h18m)
    Air Canada
    Air Canadareturn: Jul 21, 2024
    direct (5h30m)
    Air Canada