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 6,526,436 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 $929
Most expensive Week 24
Average price $2010

Airline

Cheapest SAS
Average price $1352
Most expensive US Airways
Average price $1608

Days to departure

Cheapest 57 days
Average price $1299
Most expensive 2 days
Average price $1960

Day of week

Cheapest Tuesday
Average price $1387
Most expensive Friday
Average price $1518

Time of day

Cheapest Morning
Average price $1416
Most expensive Evening
Average price $1468

Airport

Cheapest SFO-LHR
Average price $1447
Most expensive SFO-LGW
Average price $1505

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 November. Most expensive are July and June.

According to our data SAS, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.

We've got 24 booking sites supporting this and nearby routes.

FlightNetwork, FlyFar and Bookairfare are popular booking choices for flights to London from San Francisco.

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.

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

SFO - LHR tends to be 4% cheaper than SFO - LGW.

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 3/5/2015 and 4/3/2015.

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

Travel tips

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

Get there quickly

Direct flights to London from San Francisco
One-way trip
January 26
449 USD
FlyFar
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
One-way trip
February 17
481 USD
FareDepot
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
Return trip
Jan 14 - Jan 21
872 USD
FlyFar
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
10h 50min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl

Go right away

Last minute flights from San Francisco to London
Return trip
Dec 27 - Jan 01
1,198 USD
Hop2
SFO San Francisco Intl
15h 10min
ATL 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
15h 3min
SEA 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Dec 30 - Jan 05
1,281 USD
JustFly
SFO San Francisco Intl
14h 7min
LAX 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
19h 34min
ORD 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Dec 28 - Jan 04
1,658 USD
Expedia
SFO San Francisco Intl
15h 55min
YYZ YUL 2 stops
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
30h 15min
YOW YVR 2 stops
SFO San Francisco Intl

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to London
Return trip
Jan 14 - Jan 21
872 USD
FlyFar
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
10h 50min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Jan 26 - Feb 03
898 USD
FlyFar
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
17h 13min
CLT 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Apr 14 - Apr 23
900 USD
airtickets.com
SFO San Francisco Intl
30h 55min
IST 1 stop
LGW Gatwick
LGW Gatwick
31h 15min
IST 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl

Just getting there

One-way flights to London from San Francisco
One-way trip
February 27
430 USD
SkyPicker
SFO San Francisco Intl
26h 40min
JFK 1 stop
LGW Gatwick
One-way trip
March 18
468 USD
SkyPicker
SFO San Francisco Intl
38h 50min
JFK 1 stop
LGW Gatwick
One-way trip
May 01
512 USD
SkyPicker
SFO San Francisco Intl
39h 5min
JFK 1 stop
LGW Gatwick

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from London to San Francisco
Return trip
Mar 16 - Apr 01
774 USD
Tripsta
LHR Heathrow
11h 5min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
14h 50min
LAX 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
Return trip
Jan 06 - Mar 31
785 USD
MajorTravel
LHR Heathrow
19h 0min
JFK 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
14h 20min
CLT 1 stop
LHR Heathrow

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London weather forecast

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in London.

Tuesday, Tuesday, December 23, 2014

13°C
9°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, December 24, 2014

11°C
2°C

Thursday, Thursday, December 25, 2014

6°C
-1°C

Friday, Friday, December 26, 2014

6°C
-2°C

Saturday, Saturday, December 27, 2014

9°C
-2°C

Sunday, Sunday, December 28, 2014

4°C
-1°C

Monday, Monday, December 29, 2014

4°C
0°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, December 30, 2014

7°C
6°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, December 31, 2014

11°C
8°C

Thursday, Thursday, January 01, 2015

12°C
2°C

Cost of living comparison between San Francisco and London

Compare cost of living in San Francisco and London

San Francisco

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 13.96 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 79.78 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 4.98 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.73 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 5.03 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 14.26 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 4.05 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.78 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 2.24 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 3.49 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 1.7 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.07 USD

London

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 15.61 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 78.06 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 5.93 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.51 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 2.49 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 12.1 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 3.09 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.57 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 4.37 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 4.68 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 4.1 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 2.14 USD

Consumer prices are approximately 40% lower in London than San Francisco, whilst transportation is conversely more expensive by around 46%.

You'll pay around 2% less for a restaurant meal in San Francisco than in London.

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