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: Mar 28, 2019
direct (1h30m)
Alaska Airlines
return: Apr 2, 2019
direct (1h45m)
Alaska Airlines
outbound: Jul 17, 2019
direct (1h51m)
Frontier Airlines
return: Jul 22, 2019
direct (1h41m)
Frontier Airlines
outbound: Jul 17, 2019
direct (1h30m)
Southwest Airlines
return: Jul 22, 2019
direct (1h33m)
United Airlines
outbound: Jul 24, 2019
direct (1h34m)
United Airlines
return: Jul 24, 2019
direct (1h33m)
United Airlines
outbound: Jul 24, 2019
1 stop (3h48m)
Delta Air Lines
return: Jul 26, 2019
1 stop (5h39m)
Delta Air Lines
outbound: Mar 25, 2019
direct (6h45m)
Alaska Airlines
return: Mar 31, 2019
direct (5h40m)
Alaska Airlines
outbound: Apr 23, 2019
1 stop (8h13m)
Frontier Airlines
return: Apr 30, 2019
1 stop (8h40m)
Frontier Airlines
outbound: Apr 24, 2019
1 stop (10h31m)
American Airlines
return: Apr 29, 2019
1 stop (9h35m)
American Airlines
outbound: May 11, 2019
1 stop (8h57m)
United Airlines
return: May 18, 2019
direct (6h05m)
United Airlines
outbound: Apr 26, 2019
1 stop (7h24m)
Delta Air Lines
return: Apr 27, 2019
1 stop (8h46m)
Delta Air Lines
outbound: Jul 26, 2019
1 stop (8h21m)
United Airlines
return: Aug 3, 2019
direct (5h25m)
United Airlines
outbound: May 1, 2019
direct (6h37m)
American Airlines
return: May 4, 2019
direct (5h22m)
American Airlines
outbound: May 1, 2019
direct (6h28m)
Delta Air Lines
return: May 4, 2019
direct (5h42m)
Delta Air Lines
outbound: May 1, 2019
direct (6h40m)
JetBlue
return: May 4, 2019
direct (5h40m)
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: Feb 23, 2019
    1 stop (9h09m)
    Spirit Airlines
    return: Mar 2, 2019
    direct (1h33m)
    United Airlines
    outbound: May 30, 2019
    direct (4h32m)
    American Airlines
    return: Jun 3, 2019
    direct (4h19m)
    American Airlines
    outbound: Jul 17, 2019
    direct (1h51m)
    Frontier Airlines
    return: Jul 22, 2019
    direct (1h41m)
    Frontier Airlines
    outbound: Apr 23, 2019
    direct (2h46m)
    United Airlines
    return: Apr 30, 2019
    direct (2h36m)
    United Airlines
    outbound: Mar 25, 2019
    direct (6h45m)
    Alaska Airlines
    return: Mar 31, 2019
    direct (5h40m)
    Alaska Airlines
    outbound: Mar 28, 2019
    direct (1h30m)
    Alaska Airlines
    return: Apr 2, 2019
    direct (1h45m)
    Alaska Airlines
    outbound: Feb 23, 2019
    direct (2h)
    Alaska Airlines
    return: Feb 25, 2019
    direct (1h55m)
    Alaska Airlines
    outbound: Mar 25, 2019
    direct (6h10m)
    United Airlines
    return: Mar 31, 2019
    direct (5h23m)
    United Airlines
    outbound: Mar 10, 2019
    1 stop (5h55m)
    United Airlines
    return: Mar 19, 2019
    direct (3h35m)
    United Airlines
    outbound: May 30, 2019
    1 stop (7h51m)
    United Airlines
    return: Jun 4, 2019
    1 stop (8h13m)
    United Airlines
    outbound: Mar 28, 2019
    direct (1h39m)
    JetBlue
    return: Apr 2, 2019
    direct (1h27m)
    JetBlue
    outbound: Apr 10, 2019
    1 stop (36h50m)
    Air Canada
    return: Apr 24, 2019
    1 stop (24h40m)
    United Airlines
    outbound: Jun 12, 2019
    1 stop (20h55m)
    Air China
    return: Jun 28, 2019
    1 stop (19h)
    Air China