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 7,021,235 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 875 USD
Most expensive Week 24
Average price 1,805 USD

Airline

Cheapest SAS
Average price 1,174 USD
Most expensive Major Carrier
Average price 1,412 USD

Days to departure

Cheapest 57 days
Average price 1,135 USD
Most expensive 2 days
Average price 1,739 USD

Day of week

Cheapest Tuesday
Average price 1,220 USD
Most expensive Friday
Average price 1,346 USD

Time of day

Cheapest Morning
Average price 1,245 USD
Most expensive Evening
Average price 1,295 USD

Airport

Cheapest SFO-LHR
Average price 1,274 USD
Most expensive SFO-LGW
Average price 1,308 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 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 27 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 Douglas, Los Angeles Intl or John F Kennedy.

SFO - LHR tends to be 3% 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 4/8/2015 and 5/15/2015.

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
March 12
461 USD
JustFly
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 40min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
One-way trip
May 11
481 USD
Expedia
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 20min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
Return trip
May 05 - May 19
959 USD
JustFly
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 25min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
10h 55min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl

Go right away

Last minute flights from San Francisco to London
Return trip
Feb 11 - Feb 23
1,002 USD
AerLingus
SFO San Francisco Intl
17h 0min
DUB 1 stop
LGW Gatwick
LGW Gatwick
16h 30min
DUB 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Feb 08 - Feb 15
1,016 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 40min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 0min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Feb 05 - Feb 20
1,023 USD
airtickets.com
SFO San Francisco Intl
28h 35min
JFK SVO 2 stops
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
29h 43min
SVO JFK 2 stops
SFO San Francisco Intl

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to London
Return trip
Feb 24 - Mar 05
894 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
15h 10min
ORD 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
19h 5min
ORD 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Mar 22 - Mar 30
926 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
14h 30min
CPH 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
26h 15min
CPH 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl

Just getting there

One-way flights to London from San Francisco
One-way trip
April 15
462 USD
SkyPicker
SFO San Francisco Intl
17h 10min
JFK 1 stop
LGW Gatwick
One-way trip
April 17
466 USD
SkyPicker
SFO San Francisco Intl
21h 10min
JFK OSL 2 stops
LGW Gatwick
One-way trip
March 16
479 USD
SkyPicker
SFO San Francisco Intl
34h 15min
JFK 1 stop
LGW Gatwick

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from London to San Francisco
Return trip
Mar 19 - Mar 26
706 USD
Traveasy
LHR Heathrow
16h 33min
CLT 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
14h 10min
CLT 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
Return trip
Feb 25 - Mar 07
726 USD
BudgetAir.co.uk
LHR Heathrow
15h 35min
ZRH 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
14h 0min
FRA 1 stop
LHR Heathrow

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London weather forecast

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Friday, Friday, January 30, 2015

7°C
0°C

Saturday, Saturday, January 31, 2015

5°C
2°C

Sunday, Sunday, February 01, 2015

3°C
-1°C

Monday, Monday, February 02, 2015

4°C
-1°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, February 03, 2015

5°C
-2°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, February 04, 2015

5°C
-2°C

Thursday, Thursday, February 05, 2015

5°C
-1°C

Friday, Friday, February 06, 2015

6°C
-2°C

Saturday, Saturday, February 07, 2015

7°C
-1°C

Sunday, Sunday, February 08, 2015

6°C
0°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: 14.87 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 80.65 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 5.04 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.74 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 4.69 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 14.04 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 4.14 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.96 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 2.27 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 3.53 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 1.72 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.07 USD

London

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 15.07 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 75.39 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 5.88 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.48 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 2.58 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 11.97 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 2.88 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.52 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 3.92 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 4.52 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 4.15 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.98 USD

Consumer prices are approximately 40% lower in London than San Francisco, whilst transportation is conversely more expensive by around 42%.

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

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