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Flights from San Francisco to New York

Search and find cheap flights from San Francisco to New York (United States, North America)
Search and find cheap flights from San Francisco to New York (United States, North America)

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Expect to pay
298 USD for flights from San Francisco to New York leaving on 4/22/2016 and returning on 5/27/2016
Low 273 USD
336 USD
High 706 USD
Choose my own dates
Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for San Francisco — New York is approximately 57 days to departure.
San Francisco to New York flights are usually cheapest between 2 and 4 months before departure.
Days before departure
Best month
Cheapest time of year to fly to New York from San Francisco is January and February. Most expensive are November and December.
Currently the cheapest days to fly this route are between April and May.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Sun Country Airlines, Major US Carrier and American Airlines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Popular airlines for this route are Sun Country Airlines, Major US Carrier and American Airlines.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Sun Country Airlines
+25%
Major US Carrier
+25%
American Airlines
+26%
Delta Air Lines
+33%
US Airways
+33%
Frontier Airlines
+35%
Best time to fly
San Francisco to New York flights are approximately 2% more expensive in the evening than in the afternoon.
It's generally cheaper to take afternoon flights from San Francisco to New York.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Cheapest day of week is typically Tuesday and the most expensive is typically Sunday.
Sunday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Tuesday tends to be the cheapest.
Impact on price
Cheapest route
Fly San Francisco Intl - La Guardia for the best San Francisco to New York flight prices saving up to 2% on average.
Of the possible routes between San Francisco and New York best prices tend to be found on San Francisco Intl - La Guardia.
We scan 30 sites offering flights from San Francisco to New York to find all the best options.
Impact on price
San Francisco Intl-La Guardia
+1%
San Francisco Intl-Newark Liberty Intl
+4%
San Francisco Intl-John F Kennedy
+7%
Direct flights
There are direct flights from San Francisco Intl to New York all week with a flight time of 5 hours 9 minutes.
Direct flights available: 979 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are San Francisco Intl - Saint Paul Intl - John F Kennedy, San Francisco Intl - Los Angeles Intl - La Guardia and San Francisco Intl - Detroit Metro - Newark Liberty Intl - Newark Liberty Intl.
Stop-off cities for indirect flights from San Francisco Intl to New York include Saint Paul Intl, Los Angeles Intl and Detroit Metro.
Direct flights available on
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to New York from San Francisco
Return trip
Feb 14 - Feb 20
259 USD
OneTravel
SFO SFO
5h 16min
Direct
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
6h 32min
Direct
SFO SFO
Return trip
Feb 14 - Feb 16
396 USD
OneTravel
SFO SFO
5h 20min
Direct
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
6h 40min
Direct
SFO SFO
Return trip
Feb 14 - Feb 17
416 USD
OneTravel
SFO SFO
8h 46min
Direct
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
9h 36min
Direct
SFO SFO

Go right away

Last minute flights from San Francisco to New York
Return trip
Feb 14 - Feb 19
350 USD
EbookersIE
SFO SFO
6h 54min
1 stop
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
9h 39min
1 stop
SFO SFO
Return trip
Feb 14 - Feb 16
396 USD
OneTravel
SFO SFO
5h 20min
Direct
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
6h 40min
Direct
SFO SFO
Return trip
Feb 14 - Feb 17
416 USD
OneTravel
SFO SFO
8h 46min
Direct
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
9h 36min
Direct
SFO SFO

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to New York
Return trip
Feb 27 - Mar 01
276 USD
TravelMerryUS
SFO SFO
5h 35min
Direct
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
6h 30min
Direct
SFO SFO
Return trip
Feb 27 - Mar 05
279 USD
BookairfareUS
SFO SFO
5h 21min
Direct
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
6h 34min
Direct
SFO SFO
Return trip
Feb 27 - Mar 06
283 USD
OneTravel
SFO SFO
5h 16min
Direct
NYC NYC
NYC NYC
6h 36min
Direct
SFO SFO

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from New York to San Francisco
Return trip
Feb 14 - Feb 21
296 USD
Cheapoair
NYC NYC
6h 34min
Direct
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
5h 30min
Direct
NYC NYC
Return trip
Feb 14 - Feb 17
361 USD
EbookersIE
NYC NYC
8h 52min
1 stop
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
9h 58min
1 stop
NYC NYC
Return trip
Feb 14 - Feb 20
440 USD
PaylessFlights
NYC NYC
6h 35min
Direct
SFO SFO
SFO SFO
7h 46min
1 stop
NYC NYC

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So what's it going to cost once you're in New York

Compare the costs of everyday items in San Francisco and New York
CAPPUCCINO
Regular
San Francisco
3.97 USD
-5%
New York
4.18 USD
Cappuccino is 5.4% more expensive in New York than San Francisco
DOMESTIC BEER
0.5 liter
San Francisco
5.98 USD
%
New York
5.98 USD
Domestic beer is 0% cheaper in New York than San Francisco
MEAL
Inexpensive
San Francisco
14.94 USD
-20%
New York
17.94 USD
Meal is 20% more expensive in New York than San Francisco
MILK
1 liter
San Francisco
1.32 USD
19%
New York
1.07 USD
Milk is 19% cheaper in New York than San Francisco
BUS
One-way ticket
San Francisco
2.24 USD
-22%
New York
2.74 USD
Bus is 22% more expensive in New York than San Francisco
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
San Francisco
12.71 USD
-18%
New York
14.94 USD
movie theater is 18% more expensive in New York than San Francisco
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