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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Frontier Airlinesoutbound: Jul 23, 2019
1 stop (15h25m)
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Frontier Airlinesreturn: Jul 31, 2019
1 stop (6h13m)
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Spirit Airlinesoutbound: Jul 23, 2019
1 stop (29h08m)
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Southwest Airlinesreturn: Jul 29, 2019
1 stop (10h35m)
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Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Sep 21, 2019
direct (6h20m)
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Alaska Airlinesreturn: Sep 28, 2019
direct (5h40m)
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United Airlinesoutbound: Sep 21, 2019
direct (5h55m)
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United Airlinesreturn: Sep 28, 2019
direct (5h12m)
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Frontier Airlinesoutbound: Aug 14, 2019
2 stops (12h20m)
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Frontier Airlinesreturn: Aug 20, 2019
2 stops (23h55m)
Frontier Airlines
United Airlinesoutbound: Jan 7, 2020
1 stop (7h57m)
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Spirit Airlinesreturn: Jan 20, 2020
1 stop (26h10m)
Spirit Airlines
JetBlueoutbound: Jan 7, 2020
1 stop (12h30m)
JetBlue
Alaska Airlinesreturn: Jan 20, 2020
direct (5h40m)
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Jan 7, 2020
direct (5h25m)
Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlinesreturn: Jan 20, 2020
direct (5h40m)
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American Airlinesoutbound: Sep 14, 2019
1 stop (11h29m)
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American Airlinesreturn: Sep 22, 2019
1 stop (10h49m)
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Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Oct 12, 2019
direct (6h45m)
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Alaska Airlinesreturn: Oct 19, 2019
direct (5h40m)
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Frontier Airlinesoutbound: Sep 17, 2019
1 stop (15h45m)
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Frontier Airlinesreturn: Sep 18, 2019
1 stop (12h15m)
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United Airlinesoutbound: Jul 23, 2019
1 stop (7h54m)
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United Airlinesreturn: Jul 31, 2019
direct (5h33m)
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Southwest Airlinesoutbound: Aug 18, 2019
1 stop (7h15m)
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United Airlinesreturn: Aug 25, 2019
direct (5h46m)
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JetBlueoutbound: Aug 2, 2019
direct (6h13m)
JetBlue
Alaska Airlinesreturn: Aug 30, 2019
direct (5h50m)
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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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    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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    United Airlinesoutbound: Jul 22, 2019
    direct (1h41m)
    United Airlines
    Alaska Airlinesreturn: Jul 29, 2019
    direct (1h40m)
    Alaska Airlines
    Southwest Airlinesoutbound: Jul 29, 2019
    1 stop (13h10m)
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    Frontier Airlinesreturn: Jul 31, 2019
    1 stop (6h41m)
    Frontier Airlines
    Frontier Airlinesoutbound: Sep 5, 2019
    direct (1h50m)
    Frontier Airlines
    Spirit Airlinesreturn: Sep 8, 2019
    direct (1h29m)
    Spirit Airlines
    Frontier Airlinesoutbound: Aug 14, 2019
    2 stops (12h20m)
    Frontier Airlines
    Frontier Airlinesreturn: Aug 20, 2019
    2 stops (23h55m)
    Frontier Airlines
    Spirit Airlinesoutbound: Jul 23, 2019
    1 stop (29h08m)
    Spirit Airlines
    Southwest Airlinesreturn: Jul 29, 2019
    1 stop (10h35m)
    Southwest Airlines
    Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Jul 22, 2019
    1 stop (14h)
    Alaska Airlines
    Alaska Airlinesreturn: Jul 29, 2019
    direct (1h40m)
    Alaska Airlines
    Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Sep 21, 2019
    direct (6h20m)
    Alaska Airlines
    Alaska Airlinesreturn: Sep 28, 2019
    direct (5h40m)
    Alaska Airlines
    Cathay Pacificoutbound: Aug 13, 2019
    1 stop (28h30m)
    Cathay Pacific
    Cathay Pacificreturn: Aug 20, 2019
    1 stop (35h10m)
    Cathay Pacific
    Air Canadaoutbound: Oct 1, 2019
    1 stop (18h22m)
    Air Canada
    Brussels Airlinesreturn: Oct 17, 2019
    1 stop (14h15m)
    Brussels Airlines