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New York to San Francisco flights

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Departure Thu, 03 Jun Return Fri, 04 Jun
NYC New York
SFO San Francisco
return from £175
Departure Thu, 10 Jun Return Wed, 16 Jun
NYC New York
SFO San Francisco
return from £155
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.41 USD
British Pound Sterling US Dollar
1 USD = 0.72 GBP
Last checked on 17 May 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
33%

Trains are 33% more expensive in San Francisco than in New York.

New York
£1.6
San Francisco
£2.13
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
33%

A meal in San Francisco is 33% cheaper than a meal in New York.

New York
£21.27
San Francisco
£14.18
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
22%

A taxi fare in San Francisco is 22% cheaper than in New York.

New York
£3.19
San Francisco
£2.48
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
9%

Coffee in San Francisco is 9% cheaper than in New York.

New York
£3.63
San Francisco
£3.32
New York airports
  • ( John F Kennedy Intl Airport (JFK)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ( Newark International Airport (EWR)
    How far from city centre: 11 miles
  • ( La Guardia (LGA)
    How far from city centre: 5 miles
  • ( East 34St Landing (NES)
    How far from city centre: 2 miles
  • ( Battery Pk City (NBP)
    How far from city centre: 2 miles
  • ( Wall Street Spb (NWS)
    How far from city centre: 11 miles
San Francisco airports
  • ( San Francisco Intl Airport (SFO)
    How far from city centre: 11 miles
  • ( San Jose Mnpl (SJC)
    How far from city centre: 40 miles
  • ( San Carlos (SQL)
    How far from city centre: 21 miles
  • ( Novato (NOT)
    How far from city centre: 24 miles
  • ( Sonoma County Airport (STS)
    How far from city centre: 55 miles
  • ( Embarkader (EMB)
    How far from city centre: 2 miles
K Distance: 2566 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from New York to San Francisco

😷 Is it safe to travel from New York to San Francisco during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions United States may apply when travelling from New York. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from New York to San Francisco at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from New York to San Francisco is 155£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is San Francisco expensive to visit compared to New York?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in San Francisco costs an average of 2.53 GBP, 22% cheaper than New York, with a fare of 3.26 GBP, while train tickets costs 33% more in San Francisco: 2.17 GBP against 1.63 GBP in New York. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 14.48 GBP in San Francisco, 33% less than the 21.71 GBP in New York. The price of the coffee is around 9% cheaper in San Francisco, with an average of 3.38 GBP, while in New York the coffee costs 3.71 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from New York to San Francisco?
The most popular months to book a trip from New York to San Francisco are July, June and August, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from New York to San Francisco?
The best time of the year to go to San Francisco when flying from New York depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, August is the top 1º month to fly to San Francisco from New York in terms of searches from our customer, followed by July and October. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, December, February and January are the months with less volume of searchs for the route New York -  San Francisco.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from New York to San Francisco?
The total flight time between New York and San Francisco is of around 06:39 hours on average, considering an average distance of 4,162 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in San Francisco compared to New York?
While in New York the temperatures can reach an average of 32.5 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 12.0 mm ,San Francisco's temperatures can go up to 32.98 ºC during the hot season, with 6.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 2.36 ºC in San Francisco, compared to the -11.93 ºC average degrees reported in New York. During the winter period, New York can register 12.0 mm precipitation, while San Francisco have an average of 12.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between New York and San Francisco?
The main airport route flying between New York and San Francisco is: John F Kennedy Intl Airport (JFK) to San Francisco Intl Airport (SFO). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Alaska Airlines.
  • American Airlines.
  • Air France.
  • Alternatively, you can find New York - San Francisco flights between La Guardia (LGA) to San Francisco Intl Airport (SFO) with the following airline(s) flying the route: United Airlines.
Which are the airlines with flights from New York to San Francisco?
Airlines with direct flights departing from New York to San Francisco are:
  • Alaska Airlines.
  • Virgin Atlantic.
  • Delta Air Lines.
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