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San Francisco to Frankfurt flights

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Flight DurationFlights between San Francisco and Frankfurt take, on average, 13 h and 1 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between San Francisco with Frankfurt found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing AirportThe airport San Francisco Intl Airport is the departure airport operating flights between San Francisco and Frankfurt
Arriving AirportFlights departing San Francisco with Frankfurt as destination arrives at Frankfurt International

Cheap last minute flights to Frankfurt

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Departure Fri, 01 Oct Return Wed, 06 Oct
SFO San Francisco
FRA Frankfurt
return from £285
Departure Fri, 15 Oct Return Thu, 21 Oct
SFO San Francisco
FRA Frankfurt
return from £425
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.17 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.87 GBP
Last checked on 22 September 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
8%

Trains are 8% more expensive in Frankfurt than in San Francisco.

San Francisco
£2.18
Frankfurt
£2.35
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
41%

A meal in Frankfurt is 41% cheaper than a meal in San Francisco.

San Francisco
£14.56
Frankfurt
£8.53
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
17%

Taxis are 17% more expensive in Frankfurt than in San Francisco.

San Francisco
£2.55
Frankfurt
£2.99
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
29%

Coffee in Frankfurt is 29% cheaper than in San Francisco.

San Francisco
£3.5
Frankfurt
£2.47
San Francisco airports
  • ( San Francisco Intl Airport (SFO)
    How far from city centre: 11 miles
  • ( Oakland Intl (OAK)
    How far from city centre: 12 miles
  • ( Embarkader (EMB)
    How far from city centre: 2 miles
Frankfurt airports
  • ( Frankfurt International (FRA)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ( Hahn Airport (HHN)
    How far from city centre: 64 miles
K Distance: 5675 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt

😷 Is it safe to travel from San Francisco to Frankfurt 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 Germany 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 can I find cheap flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt is 285£. 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 Frankfurt expensive to visit compared to San Francisco?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Frankfurt costs an average of 3.01 GBP, 17% more expensive than San Francisco, with a fare of 2.57 GBP, while train tickets costs 7% more in Frankfurt: 2.36 GBP against 2.20 GBP in San Francisco. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 8.59 GBP in Frankfurt, 41% less than the 14.68 GBP in San Francisco. The price of the coffee is around 29% cheaper in Frankfurt, with an average of 2.48 GBP, while in San Francisco the coffee costs 3.50 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt?
The most popular months to book a trip from San Francisco to Frankfurt are December, September and June, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from San Francisco to Frankfurt?
The best time of the year to go to Frankfurt when flying from San Francisco depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, June is the top 1º month to fly to Frankfurt from San Francisco in terms of searches from our customer, followed by December and July. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, February, April and November are the months with less volume of searchs for the route San Francisco -  Frankfurt.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from San Francisco to Frankfurt?
The total flight time between San Francisco and Frankfurt is of around 13:01 hours on average, considering an average distance of 9,743 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 Frankfurt 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 ,Frankfurt's temperatures can go up to 34.86 ºC during the hot season, with 12.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -6.29 ºC in Frankfurt, 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 Frankfurt have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between San Francisco and Frankfurt?
The main airport route flying between San Francisco and Frankfurt is: San Francisco Intl Airport (SFO) to Frankfurt International (FRA). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Lufthansa.
  • United Airlines.
  • Austrian Airlines.
Airlines with indirect flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt are:
Airlines with indirect flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt are:
  • Finnair, stoping in Dallas for 277 minutes minimun.
  • British Airways, with 125 minutes scale in London.
  • British Airways, with 125 minutes scale in London.
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