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 10,491,076 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.

Airline

Cheapest SAS
Average price 1,175 USD
Most expensive US Airways
Average price 1,461 USD

Seasonality

Cheapest Week 7
Average price 963 USD
Most expensive Week 30
Average price 1,801 USD

Days to departure

Cheapest 55 days
Average price 1,185 USD
Most expensive 0 days
Average price 1,729 USD

Day of week

Cheapest Tuesday
Average price 1,242 USD
Most expensive Saturday
Average price 1,372 USD

Time of day

Cheapest Morning
Average price 1,279 USD
Most expensive Evening
Average price 1,326 USD

Airport

Cheapest SFO-LHR
Average price 1,305 USD
Most expensive SFO-LCY
Average price 1,344 USD

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

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

We've got 25 booking sites supporting this and nearby routes.

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

Cheapest time to buy a ticket for San Francisco — London route is approximately 55 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 3% cheaper than SFO - LCY.

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 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 8/1/2015 and 9/4/2015.

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 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
June 23
2 USD
Tripsta
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 20min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
One-way trip
September 08
494 USD
TravelMerry
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 30min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
Return trip
Oct 24 - Nov 01
963 USD
JustFly
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 40min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 0min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl

Go right away

Last minute flights from San Francisco to London
Return trip
May 31 - Jun 05
1,066 USD
Bookairfare
SFO San Francisco Intl
15h 45min
YUL 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
14h 32min
YVR 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Jun 11 - Jun 19
1,066 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
13h 52min
YVR 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to London
Return trip
Aug 10 - Aug 20
852 USD
SkyPicker
SFO San Francisco Intl
35h 45min
LHR ARN 2 stops
LGW Gatwick
LGW Gatwick
35h 20min
ARN DUS ORD 3 stops
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Nov 23 - Nov 30
884 USD
JustFly
SFO San Francisco Intl
14h 30min
CPH 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
26h 15min
CPH 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Oct 23 - Oct 26
931 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
28h 45min
YYZ 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
15h 15min
FRA 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl

Just getting there

One-way flights to London from San Francisco
One-way trip
September 22
526 USD
SkyPicker
SFO San Francisco Intl
20h 10min
JFK 1 stop
LGW Gatwick
One-way trip
October 23
527 USD
SkyPicker
SFO San Francisco Intl
38h 30min
JFK 1 stop
LGW Gatwick
One-way trip
September 21
556 USD
FareDepot
SFO San Francisco Intl
30h 50min
JFK SVO 2 stops
LHR Heathrow

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from London to San Francisco
Return trip
Feb 01 - Feb 15
667 USD
Faregeek
LHR Heathrow
14h 20min
FRA 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
13h 0min
LAX 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
Return trip
Aug 31 - Nov 30
674 USD
Faregeek
LHR Heathrow
16h 20min
FRA 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
13h 0min
LAX 1 stop
LHR Heathrow

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London weather forecast

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Wednesday, Wednesday, May 27, 2015

21°C
11°C

Thursday, Thursday, May 28, 2015

16°C
7°C

Friday, Friday, May 29, 2015

15°C
11°C

Saturday, Saturday, May 30, 2015

18°C
9°C

Sunday, Sunday, May 31, 2015

15°C
8°C

Monday, Monday, June 01, 2015

19°C
8°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, June 02, 2015

18°C
14°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, June 03, 2015

23°C
14°C

Thursday, Thursday, June 04, 2015

19°C
10°C

Friday, Friday, June 05, 2015

20°C
10°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: 14.5 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 80 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 5 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.63 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 4.93 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 13.53 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 4.11 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 2.25 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 3.5 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 1.71 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1 USD

London

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 18.57 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 77.37 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 6.19 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.47 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 2.53 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 12.15 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 2.87 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 1.58 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 3.87 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 4.33 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 2.33 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.9 USD

Consumer prices are approximately 44% lower in London than San Francisco, whilst transportation is conversely more expensive by around 34%.

You'll pay around 7% less for a restaurant meal in San Francisco than in London.

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