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San Francisco Barcelona
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Wed, 07 Aug SFO - BCN
Thu, 08 Aug BCN - SFO
£882 £858
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San Francisco Barcelona
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Sat, 19 Oct SFO - BCN
£167 £151
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Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
7% Trains are 7% more expensive in Barcelona than in San Francisco.
San Francisco £1.97
Barcelona £2.11
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
35% A meal in Barcelona is 35% cheaper than a meal in San Francisco.
San Francisco £19.34
Barcelona £12.64
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 1.18 EUR
1 EUR = 0.85 GBP
Last checked on 24 July 2024
Distance: 5948 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
Barcelona airports
El Prat (BCN) How far from city centre: 7 miles
Costa Brava (GRO) How far from city centre: 51 miles
Reus (REU) How far from city centre: 57 miles

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Tips for booking cheap flights from San Francisco to Barcelona

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1. What can I do to save money when booking flights from San Francisco to Barcelona?

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By following these strategies, you can efficiently save money when booking flights from San Francisco to Barcelona, ensuring a more economical and enjoyable journey.

2. Can the price of my tickets from San Francisco to Barcelona change during the booking process?

Prices for tickets from San Francisco to Barcelona may fluctuate while you are in the process of booking. While this isn't a common occurrence, it can happen because Opodo operates as an online travel agency, and ticket prices and availability are ultimately determined by the airlines. Therefore, if the airline adjusts prices or if the available tickets are depleted while you are making your reservation, you will receive confirmation within 48 hours after your ticket purchase.

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When booking a flight, you may encounter situations where your desired travel date is unavailable or the flight price has increased beyond your budget. Rest assured, Opodo offers a solution. Explore our last-minute flight deals to find affordable options, especially if you have flexibility with your travel dates. Whether you need to depart on short notice or simply want to discover the cheapest day to fly between San Francisco and Barcelona, our last-minute flights section has you covered.

4. How to make my reservation through the Opodo search engine?

Opodo provides you with all the useful information about the flights covering the route between San Francisco to Barcelona airports. Preparing for your trip is very easy! All you have to do is enter into Opodo search engine your departure and destination airports, the dates of travel, and the number of passengers. A list of all available flights will appear on your screen in a matter of seconds! For your convenience, you can sort it according to your preferences, such as time, price, or duration of the trip.


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Frequently asked questions about flights from San Francisco to Barcelona

How long does the flight take to go from San Francisco to Barcelona?
The total flight time between San Francisco and Barcelona is of around 11:45 hours on average, considering an average distance of 9,808 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from San Francisco to Barcelona at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from San Francisco to Barcelona is 151£. 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 Barcelona expensive to visit compared to San Francisco?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Barcelona costs an average of 2.53 GBP, 21% cheaper than San Francisco, with a fare of 3.21 GBP, while train tickets costs 7% more in Barcelona: 2.11 GBP against 1.97 GBP in San Francisco. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 12.64 GBP in Barcelona, 35% less than the 19.34 GBP in San Francisco. The price of the coffee is around 54% cheaper in Barcelona, with an average of 1.95 GBP, while in San Francisco the coffee costs 4.27 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from San Francisco to Barcelona?
The most popular months to book a trip from San Francisco to Barcelona are April, November and January, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from San Francisco to Barcelona?
The best time of the year to go to Barcelona when flying from San Francisco depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, November is the top 1º month to fly to Barcelona from San Francisco in terms of searches from our customer, followed by September and June. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, January, March and August are the months with less volume of searchs for the route San Francisco - Barcelona.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from San Francisco to Barcelona?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Spain may apply when travelling from San Francisco. 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 is the weather in Barcelona compared to San Francisco?
While in San Francisco the temperatures can reach an average of 32.98 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 6.0 mm ,Barcelona's temperatures can go up to 30.74 ºC during the hot season, with 12.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 3.49 ºC in Barcelona, compared to the 2.36 ºC average degrees reported in San Francisco. During the winter period, San Francisco can register 12.0 mm precipitation, while Barcelona have an average of 6.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between San Francisco and Barcelona?
The main airport route flying between San Francisco and Barcelona is: San Francisco Intl Airport (SFO) to El Prat (BCN). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Iberia.
  • Norwegian Air Shuttle.
  • United Airlines.
Airlines with indirect flights from San Francisco to Barcelona are:
British Airways, stopping in London for 165 minutes minimum.
  • TAP Portugal, with 150 minutes scale in Lisbon.
  • Lufthansa, with 105 minutes scale in Zurich.
Flight Duration 11 h and 45 m Flights between San Francisco and Barcelona take, on average, 11 h and 45 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £151 Cheapest price for a flight between San Francisco and Barcelona found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport San Francisco Intl Airport The airport San Francisco Intl Airport is the departure airport operating flights between San Francisco and Barcelona
Arriving Airport El Prat Flights departing San Francisco with Barcelona as destination arrive at El Prat

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