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San Francisco to London flights

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Flight DurationFlights between San Francisco and London take, on average, 11 h and 34 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between San Francisco with London 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 London
Arriving AirportFlights departing San Francisco with London as destination arrives at Heathrow

Cheap last minute flights to London

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Departure Wed, 27 Oct Return Sun, 07 Nov
SFO San Francisco
LON London
return from £306
Departure Mon, 08 Nov Return Wed, 17 Nov
SFO San Francisco
LON London
return from £325
Flight route information
Find out further information on San Francisco and London to help you prepare for your trip.
Currency and price comparison
Train
Local, one-way ticket
30%

Trains are 30% more expensive in London than in San Francisco.

San Francisco
£2.18
London
£2.8
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
0%

A meal in London costs roughly the same as in San Francisco.

San Francisco
£14.55
London
£15
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
20%

Taxis are 20% more expensive in London than in San Francisco.

San Francisco
£2.55
London
£3
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
13%

Coffee in London is 13% cheaper than in San Francisco.

San Francisco
£3.45
London
£2.99
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
London airports
  • ( Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ( Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ( Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ( Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ( London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ( Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
K Distance: 5354 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from San Francisco to London

😷 Is it safe to travel from San Francisco to London 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 Kingdom 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 London at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from San Francisco to London is 306£. 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 London expensive to visit compared to San Francisco?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in London costs an average of 3.00 GBP, 17% more expensive than San Francisco, with a fare of 2.57 GBP, while train tickets costs 27% more in London: 2.80 GBP against 2.20 GBP in San Francisco. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 15.00 GBP in London, 2% more than the 14.69 GBP in San Francisco. The price of the coffee is around 15% cheaper in London, with an average of 2.98 GBP, while in San Francisco the coffee costs 3.50 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from San Francisco to London?
The most popular months to book a trip from San Francisco to London are January, October and May, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from San Francisco to London?
The best time of the year to go to London when flying from San Francisco depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, December is the top 1º month to fly to London from San Francisco in terms of searches from our customer, followed by June and August. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, February, March and January are the months with less volume of searchs for the route San Francisco -  London.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from San Francisco to London?
The total flight time between San Francisco and London is of around 11:34 hours on average, considering an average distance of 9,586 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 London 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 ,London's temperatures can go up to 29.01 ºC during the hot season, with 9.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -3.09 ºC in London, 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 London have an average of 6.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between San Francisco and London?
The main airport route flying between San Francisco and London is: San Francisco Intl Airport (SFO) to Gatwick (LGW). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Norwegian Air UK.
  • Alternatively, you can find San Francisco - London flights between San Francisco Intl Airport (SFO) to Heathrow (LHR) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Virgin Atlantic.
  • American Airlines.
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Airlines with indirect flights from San Francisco to London are:
Airlines with indirect flights from San Francisco to London are:
  • Lufthansa, stoping in Washington, D.C. (Arlington County), VA for 66 minutes minimun.
  • TAP Portugal, with 60 minutes scale in Lisbon.
  • TAP Portugal, with 60 minutes scale in Lisbon.

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Lez
Date 2019-10-18 Age 31-50 City Hungry

Good

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Katie
Date 2019-03-04 Age Over 70 City Bristol

Very helpful staff

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Raven
Date 2019-04-19 Age Under 30 City Nevada USA

The security check was thorough but not as manic as Stansted. I didn’t like having to wait so long to find out my gate number but their restaurants had some well priced food and there were plenty of places to sit and wait comfortably.

3.0 /5
TBlanco
Date 2019-08-24 Age 31-50 City Australia

Fast airport and great shops

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