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 12,166,709 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 7
Average price 901 USD
Most expensive Week 29
Average price 1,744 USD

Airline

Cheapest SAS
Average price 1,157 USD
Most expensive Finnair
Average price 1,441 USD

Days to departure

Cheapest 57 days
Average price 1,114 USD
Most expensive 0 days
Average price 1,712 USD

Day of week

Cheapest Tuesday
Average price 1,202 USD
Most expensive Saturday
Average price 1,332 USD

Airport

Cheapest SFO-LHR
Average price 1,267 USD
Most expensive SFO-LCY
Average price 1,309 USD

Time of day

Cheapest Morning
Average price 1,240 USD
Most expensive Evening
Average price 1,287 USD

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 March. Most expensive are June and July.

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

We've got 28 booking sites supporting this and nearby routes.

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 Los Angeles Intl, Douglas or John F Kennedy.

SFO - LHR tends to be 7% cheaper than SFO - LCY.

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 10/10/2015 and 11/13/2015.

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. Saturdays are popular so tend to be priciest.

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

Travel tips

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.

Get there quickly

Direct flights to London from San Francisco
One-way trip
March 17
455 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 25min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
One-way trip
September 09
460 USD
Hop2
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
Return trip
Nov 04 - Nov 11
911 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 35min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 10min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl

Go right away

Last minute flights from San Francisco to London
Return trip
Aug 19 - Aug 24
1,255 USD
TravelMerry
SFO San Francisco Intl
13h 20min
YYZ 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
14h 49min
YUL 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Aug 09 - Aug 20
1,256 USD
TravelMerry
SFO San Francisco Intl
15h 0min
YYZ 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
14h 49min
YUL 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Aug 10 - Aug 17
1,274 USD
TravelMerry
SFO San Francisco Intl
21h 40min
YYZ 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
24h 45min
ZRH 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to London
Return trip
Nov 25 - Dec 05
827 USD
KLM
SFO San Francisco Intl
15h 40min
ATL 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
24h 20min
AMS 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Nov 23 - Dec 01
867 USD
KLM
SFO San Francisco Intl
15h 0min
JFK 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
24h 20min
AMS 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Feb 01 - Feb 29
867 USD
KLM
SFO San Francisco Intl
15h 30min
DTW 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
14h 15min
AMS 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl

Just getting there

One-way flights to London from San Francisco
One-way trip
November 05
426 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
28h 0min
SEA KEF 2 stops
LHR Heathrow
One-way trip
October 05
476 USD
SkyPicker
SFO San Francisco Intl
15h 50min
JFK 1 stop
LGW Gatwick
One-way trip
May 13
480 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
18h 30min
JFK KEF 2 stops
LHR Heathrow

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from London to San Francisco
Return trip
Oct 05 - Oct 17
628 USD
SkyPicker
LGW Gatwick
27h 55min
OSL LHR 2 stops
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
40h 55min
LHR OSL 2 stops
LGW Gatwick
Return trip
Oct 03 - Oct 04
657 USD
BudgetAir.co.uk
LHR Heathrow
18h 19min
ORD 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
13h 55min
LAX 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
Return trip
Oct 17 - Oct 18
676 USD
Travelup
LHR Heathrow
11h 5min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
13h 1min
LAX 1 stop
LHR Heathrow

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London weather forecast

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Tuesday, Tuesday, August 04, 2015

20°C
14°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, August 05, 2015

23°C
13°C

Thursday, Thursday, August 06, 2015

23°C
13°C

Friday, Friday, August 07, 2015

25°C
13°C

Saturday, Saturday, August 08, 2015

25°C
13°C

Sunday, Sunday, August 09, 2015

25°C
15°C

Monday, Monday, August 10, 2015

25°C
15°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, August 11, 2015

25°C
15°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, August 12, 2015

23°C
14°C

Thursday, Thursday, August 13, 2015

27°C
17°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: 14.94 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 79.71 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 5.98 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 2 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 4.64 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 15.17 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 5.05 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 1.9 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): .99 USD

London

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 18.7 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 77.91 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 6.23 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.43 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 2.44 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 12 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 2.85 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.19 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 3.89 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 4.37 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 2.34 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.84 USD

Consumer prices are approximately 45% lower in London than San Francisco, whilst transportation is conversely more expensive by around 34%.

You'll pay around 5% more for a restaurant meal in San Francisco than in London.

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