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 2,683,156 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 $720
Most expensive Week 26
Average price $2035

Airline

Cheapest Aer Lingus
Average price $1117
Most expensive Finnair
Average price $1369

Days to departure

Cheapest 58 days
Average price $1129
Most expensive 2 days
Average price $1715

Day of week

Cheapest Wednesday
Average price $1177
Most expensive Friday
Average price $1336

Time of day

Cheapest Morning
Average price $1214
Most expensive Afternoon
Average price $1262

Airport

Cheapest SFO-LHR
Average price $1248
Most expensive SFO-LGW
Average price $1549

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 58 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 6/25/2014 and 8/1/2014.

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

Travel tips

We scan 21 sites offering flights from San Francisco to London to find all the best options.

StudentUniverse, FareDepot and PaylessFlights are popular booking choices for flights to London from San Francisco.

Popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, Virgin Atlantic Airways and British Airways.

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

Friday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Wednesday tends to be the cheapest.

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, Dublin or John F Kennedy.

Fly SFO - LHR for the best San Francisco to London flight prices saving up to 24% on average.

Cost of living comparison between San Francisco and London

Compare cost of living in San Francisco and London

San Francisco

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 11.99 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 69.98 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 4.99 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.62 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 4.75 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 10.78 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 4.33 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.26 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 1.99 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 3.75 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 1.78 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.07 USD

London

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 16.67 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 83.37 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 6 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.59 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 2.6 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 11.75 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 3.1 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.55 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 4.66 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 5.01 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 4.07 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 2.32 USD

Taxis, gas prices and public transport are in aggregate less pricy in San Francisco than London by around 48%. On average most consumer costs are somewhere around 26% costlier.

You'll pay around 15% 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.

Friday, Friday, April 18, 2014

13°C
1°C

Saturday, Saturday, April 19, 2014

14°C
4°C

Sunday, Sunday, April 20, 2014

15°C
6°C

Monday, Monday, April 21, 2014

14°C
7°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, April 22, 2014

15°C
7°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, April 23, 2014

15°C
5°C

Thursday, Thursday, April 24, 2014

19°C
7°C

Friday, Friday, April 25, 2014

16°C
10°C

Saturday, Saturday, April 26, 2014

16°C
8°C

Sunday, Sunday, April 27, 2014

12°C
7°C

Get there quickly

Direct flights to London from San Francisco
Return trip
Nov 19 - Nov 30
928 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 30min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 5min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Nov 30 - Dec 13
943 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 30min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 5min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Feb 01 - Feb 07
956 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
Apr 22 - May 04
1,097 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 0min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Apr 23 - May 04
1,143 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 0min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
May 01 - Aug 17
1,145 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO San Francisco Intl
19h 50min
LAX 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
32h 55min
MAD 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to London
Return trip
Nov 19 - Nov 30
928 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 30min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 5min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Nov 30 - Dec 13
943 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 30min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 5min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Feb 01 - Feb 07
956 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
January 19
486 USD
FareDepot
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
One-way trip
November 02
492 USD
FareDepot
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
One-way trip
May 13
531 USD
FareDepot
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 10min
Direct
LHR Heathrow

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from London to San Francisco
Return trip
May 02 - May 04
1,025 USD
CrystalTravel
SEN Southend
14h 0min
DUB 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
13h 35min
DUB 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
Return trip
May 10 - May 17
1,080 USD
Ebookers
LGW Gatwick
13h 55min
DUB 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
14h 50min
DUB 1 stop
LGW Gatwick
Return trip
Jan 10 - Feb 13
1,087 USD
TravelTrolley
LHR Heathrow
14h 18min
LAX 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 25min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
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