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 $718
Most expensive Week 26
Average price $2030

Airline

Cheapest Aer Lingus
Average price $1115
Most expensive Finnair
Average price $1366

Days to departure

Cheapest 58 days
Average price $1126
Most expensive 2 days
Average price $1710

Day of week

Cheapest Wednesday
Average price $1174
Most expensive Friday
Average price $1332

Time of day

Cheapest Morning
Average price $1211
Most expensive Afternoon
Average price $1259

Airport

Cheapest SFO-LHR
Average price $1245
Most expensive SFO-LGW
Average price $1545

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 6/28/2014 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 22 sites offering flights from San Francisco to London to find all the best options.

Popular booking sites for this route are StudentUniverse, FareDepot and PaylessFlights.

Momondo users most frequently choose to fly from San Francisco to London with either United Airlines, Virgin Atlantic Airways or 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.

Of the possible routes between San Francisco and London best prices tend to be found on SFO - LHR.

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: 69.81 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 4.98 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.61 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 4.73 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 10.75 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 4.32 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.25 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 1.99 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 3.74 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 1.78 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.06 USD

London

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 16.78 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 83.89 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 6.05 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.6 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 2.61 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 12.08 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 3.13 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.57 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 4.69 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 5.04 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 4.1 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 2.33 USD

Consumer prices are approximately 24% lower in London than San Francisco, whilst transportation is conversely more expensive by around 49%.

Restaurant prices in London are roughly 16% higher than in San Francisco. A mid-range meal for 2 might cost around USD 14 more in London than you would pay in San Francisco.

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London weather forecast

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in London.

Wednesday, Wednesday, April 23, 2014

18°C
9°C

Thursday, Thursday, April 24, 2014

20°C
7°C

Friday, Friday, April 25, 2014

16°C
7°C

Saturday, Saturday, April 26, 2014

17°C
6°C

Sunday, Sunday, April 27, 2014

16°C
4°C

Monday, Monday, April 28, 2014

17°C
3°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, April 29, 2014

18°C
5°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, April 30, 2014

10°C
8°C

Thursday, Thursday, May 01, 2014

15°C
5°C

Friday, Friday, May 02, 2014

17°C
10°C

Get there quickly

Direct flights to London from San Francisco
Return trip
Nov 30 - Dec 13
941 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
954 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 30min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 5min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Nov 23 - Nov 29
957 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
May 05 - Aug 04
1,064 USD
Bookairfare
SFO San Francisco Intl
20h 40min
YVR 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
17h 40min
YVR 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
May 07 - Aug 03
1,085 USD
PaylessFlights
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 30min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
26h 20min
BRU IAD 2 stops
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Apr 24 - May 06
1,181 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 10min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
15h 0min
ORD 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to London
Return trip
Nov 30 - Dec 13
941 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
954 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 30min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 5min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Nov 23 - Nov 29
957 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
485 USD
FareDepot
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
One-way trip
November 02
491 USD
FareDepot
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
One-way trip
October 14
530 USD
FareDepot
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 10min
Direct
LHR Heathrow

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from London to San Francisco
Return trip
Jun 06 - Dec 19
1,001 USD
Virgin Atlantic
LHR Heathrow
15h 17min
MSP 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
17h 35min
LAX 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
Return trip
Jan 10 - Feb 13
1,085 USD
TravelTrolley
LHR Heathrow
14h 18min
LAX 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 25min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
Return trip
May 09 - May 18
1,119 USD
Senturia
LHR Heathrow
13h 55min
LAX 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
14h 30min
LAX 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
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