Flights from San Francisco to London

Search and find cheap flights from San Francisco to London (United Kingdom, Europe)

Flight Insight for San Francisco to London

We have aggregated the last 4,413,537 fares on this route and compiled them into an insight for you.
In this overview you can see how much of an impact different factors have on the price of your tickets.

Seasonality

Cheapest Week 4
Average price $719
Most expensive Week 24
Average price $1902

Airline

Cheapest Aer Lingus
Average price $1324
Most expensive Finnair
Average price $1557

Days to departure

Cheapest 57 days
Average price $1300
Most expensive 2 days
Average price $1942

Day of week

Cheapest Tuesday
Average price $1347
Most expensive Friday
Average price $1484

Time of day

Cheapest Morning
Average price $1377
Most expensive Evening
Average price $1424

Airport

Cheapest SFO-LHR
Average price $1410
Most expensive SFO-LGW
Average price $1552

Seasonality, Airline and Days to departure are the major factors that impact ticket price for San Francisco — London flights.

Cheapest time of year to fly to London from San Francisco is February and January. Most expensive are July and June.

According to our data Aer Lingus, SAS and Air Canada are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.

Cheapest time to buy a ticket for San Francisco — London route is approximately 57 days to departure.

Heathrow is the cheapest destination airport when flying from San Francisco to London.

The chart shows the evolvement of the price throughout the year. The numbers on the x-axis dictate the week numbers.

Travel tips

The cheapest flights from San Francisco to London are currently available between 10/10/2014 and 11/14/2014.

The chart shows the impact on the price based on the individual airlines that serve the route.

Travel tips

We've got 23 booking sites supporting this and nearby routes.

Bookairfare, StudentUniverse and Faregeek are popular booking choices for flights to London from San Francisco.

United Airlines, Virgin Atlantic Airways and British Airways are the most popular choices flying from San Francisco to London.

The graph shows how the price evolves in relation to the number of days until departure.

Travel tips

Normally the best deals on San Francisco to London flights are available 2 to 4 months prior to departure.

The chart shows the impact that each weekday has on the price.

Travel tips

Best deals are often available if you fly on Tuesdays. Fridays are popular so tend to be priciest.

The chart shows the impact on the price based on what time of the day the flight departs.

Travel tips

It's generally cheapest to take Morning flights from San Francisco to London.

The chart shows the impact of the different combinatorial options of airports for this specific search.

Travel tips

You can fly from San Francisco to London indirect via Douglas, Los Angeles Intl or Dublin.

SFO - LHR tends to be 10% cheaper than SFO - LGW.

Cost of living comparison between San Francisco and London

Compare cost of living in San Francisco and London

San Francisco

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 11.97 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 72.35 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 4.99 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.68 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 4.48 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 13 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 4.2 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.61 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 2 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 3.5 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 1.7 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.09 USD

London

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 16.94 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 84.71 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 6.43 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.64 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 2.67 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 12.72 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 3.28 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.75 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 4.74 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 5.08 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 4.21 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 2.35 USD

Consumer prices are approximately 23% lower in London than San Francisco, whilst transportation is conversely more expensive by around 51%.

You'll pay around 16% less for a restaurant meal in San Francisco than in London.

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London weather forecast

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in London.

Saturday, Saturday, August 02, 2014

25°C
11°C

Sunday, Sunday, August 03, 2014

24°C
11°C

Monday, Monday, August 04, 2014

27°C
13°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, August 05, 2014

29°C
14°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, August 06, 2014

27°C
16°C

Thursday, Thursday, August 07, 2014

28°C
17°C

Friday, Friday, August 08, 2014

31°C
15°C

Saturday, Saturday, August 09, 2014

23°C
16°C

Sunday, Sunday, August 10, 2014

25°C
16°C

Monday, Monday, August 11, 2014

23°C
15°C

Get there quickly

Direct flights to London from San Francisco
Return trip
Nov 10 - Nov 18
914 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 30min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 5min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Nov 26 - Nov 30
916 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 30min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 5min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Nov 03 - Jan 12
922 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 30min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 5min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl

Go right away

Last minute flights from San Francisco to London
Return trip
Aug 06 - Sep 24
1,511 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 0min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Aug 08 - Aug 27
2,711 USD
Bookairfare
SFO San Francisco Intl
12h 35min
ORD 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
CDG Charles De Gaulle
15h 50min
ORD 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Aug 07 - Aug 26
2,875 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
19h 0min
EWR CPH 2 stops
LHR Heathrow
CDG Charles De Gaulle
17h 35min
CPH 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to London
Return trip
Nov 10 - Nov 18
914 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 30min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 5min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Nov 26 - Nov 30
916 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 30min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 5min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Nov 03 - Jan 12
922 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 30min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 5min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl

Just getting there

One-way flights to London from San Francisco
One-way trip
November 30
446 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
One-way trip
November 28
482 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
One-way trip
November 27
482 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from London to San Francisco
Return trip
Dec 05 - Dec 14
860 USD
EmailFlights
LGW Gatwick
17h 1min
LAS LAX 2 stops
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
30h 35min
ATL 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
Return trip
Dec 01 - Dec 01
1,007 USD
airtickets.com
LGW Gatwick
14h 5min
DUB 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
16h 30min
DUB 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
Return trip
Dec 17 - Jan 06
1,173 USD
EmailFlights
LHR Heathrow
21h 25min
CDG JFK 2 stops
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
14h 55min
CDG 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
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