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 4,168,294 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 $714
Most expensive Week 24
Average price $1909

Airline

Cheapest Aer Lingus
Average price $1315
Most expensive Finnair
Average price $1553

Days to departure

Cheapest 36 days
Average price $1299
Most expensive 2 days
Average price $1942

Day of week

Cheapest Wednesday
Average price $1348
Most expensive Friday
Average price $1483

Time of day

Cheapest Morning
Average price $1376
Most expensive Evening
Average price $1422

Airport

Cheapest SFO-LHR
Average price $1408
Most expensive SFO-LGW
Average price $1562

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 36 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 10/2/2014 and 10/31/2014.

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

Travel tips

We've got 23 booking sites supporting this and nearby routes.

Bookairfare, Faregeek and StudentUniverse are popular booking choices for flights to London from San Francisco.

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 Wednesdays. 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

You can fly from San Francisco to London indirect via Douglas, Los Angeles Intl or Dublin.

SFO - LHR tends to be 11% cheaper than SFO - LGW.

Cost of living comparison between San Francisco and London

Compare cost of living in San Francisco and London

San Francisco

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 11.77 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 68.67 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 4.91 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.62 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 4.4 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 12.78 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 4.13 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.5 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 1.96 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 3.44 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 1.68 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.06 USD

London

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 16.33 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 81.63 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 6.21 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.57 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 2.57 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 12.05 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 3.12 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.65 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 4.57 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 4.9 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 4.07 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 2.26 USD

Consumer prices are approximately 26% lower in London than San Francisco, whilst transportation is conversely more expensive by around 50%.

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.

Tuesday, Tuesday, July 22, 2014

28°C
14°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, July 23, 2014

29°C
15°C

Thursday, Thursday, July 24, 2014

29°C
13°C

Friday, Friday, July 25, 2014

29°C
14°C

Saturday, Saturday, July 26, 2014

32°C
15°C

Sunday, Sunday, July 27, 2014

25°C
13°C

Monday, Monday, July 28, 2014

24°C
16°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, July 29, 2014

24°C
17°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, July 30, 2014

27°C
20°C

Thursday, Thursday, July 31, 2014

28°C
17°C

Get there quickly

Direct flights to London from San Francisco
Return trip
Aug 06 - Oct 15
755 USD
GoTravel123
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LGW Gatwick
2h 20min
Direct
MAD Barajas
Return trip
Nov 10 - Nov 18
922 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 30min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 5min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Nov 26 - Nov 30
925 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
Aug 05 - Aug 12
1,435 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
19h 45min
YVR 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
19h 1min
YVR 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Jul 30 - Aug 07
1,456 USD
ExploreTrip
SFO San Francisco Intl
19h 30min
YVR YYC 2 stops
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
19h 55min
YYC YVR 2 stops
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Jul 26 - Aug 10
1,655 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
14h 11min
YVR 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
19h 2min
YVR 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to London
Return trip
Nov 10 - Nov 18
922 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 30min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 5min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Nov 26 - Nov 30
925 USD
StudentUniverse
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 30min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
LHR Heathrow
11h 5min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Feb 11 - Feb 22
934 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
November 30
451 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
One-way trip
November 28
487 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
One-way trip
November 27
487 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from London to San Francisco
Return trip
Dec 05 - Dec 14
920 USD
CrystalTravel
LHR Heathrow
11h 5min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
14h 0min
LAX 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
Return trip
Oct 05 - May 05
1,176 USD
CrystalTravel
LHR Heathrow
15h 8min
LAX 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
Direct
LHR Heathrow
Return trip
Aug 20 - Sep 05
1,210 USD
BudgetAir.co.uk
LHR Heathrow
14h 59min
DTW 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
14h 35min
LAX 1 stop
LHR Heathrow
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