Flights from San Francisco to New York

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

Flight Insight for San Francisco to New York

We have aggregated the last 11,264,115 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 Sun Country Airlines
Average price $492
Most expensive Virgin America
Average price $562

Seasonality

Cheapest Week 49
Average price $421
Most expensive Week 48
Average price $767

Days to departure

Cheapest 49 days
Average price $426
Most expensive 0 days
Average price $918

Day of week

Cheapest Tuesday
Average price $509
Most expensive Sunday
Average price $586

Airport

Cheapest SFO-LGA
Average price $521
Most expensive SFO-JFK
Average price $546

Time of day

Cheapest Afternoon
Average price $535
Most expensive Evening
Average price $545

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

According to our data Sun Country Airlines, American Airlines and US Airways are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.

Cheapest time of year to fly to New York from San Francisco is September and February. Most expensive are June and November.

Cheapest time to buy a ticket for San Francisco — New York route is approximately 49 days to departure.

La Guardia is the cheapest destination airport when flying from San Francisco to New York.

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

Travel tips

Momondo compares flights to New York from San Francisco from 19 different sites.

Popular booking sites for this route are Tripsta, Faregeek and Bookairfare.

United Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Virgin America are the most popular choices flying from San Francisco to New York.

The chart shows the evolvement of the price throughout the year. The numbers on the x-axis dictate the week numbers.

Travel tips

San Francisco to New York flights are currently cheapest between 2/5/2015 and 3/6/2015.

The graph shows how the price evolves in relation to the number of days until departure.

Travel tips

San Francisco to New York flights are usually cheapest between 2 and 4 months before departure.

The chart shows the impact that each weekday has on the price.

Travel tips

Cheapest day of week is typically Tuesday and the most expensive is typically Sunday.

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 New York indirect via Douglas, Saint Paul Intl or O'Hare Intl.

SFO - LGA tends to be 6% cheaper than SFO - JFK.

The chart shows the impact on the price based on what time of the day the flight departs.

Travel tips

Evening flights tend to be the most expensive.

Get there quickly

Direct flights to New York from San Francisco
One-way trip
January 29
162 USD
Tripsta
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 26min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
One-way trip
January 30
162 USD
Tripsta
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 39min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
Return trip
Jan 28 - Feb 01
305 USD
Tripsta
SFO San Francisco Intl
7h 50min
Direct
LGA La Guardia
JFK John F Kennedy
9h 0min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl

Go right away

Last minute flights from San Francisco to New York
Return trip
Dec 03 - Dec 08
319 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
7h 50min
CLT 1 stop
LGA La Guardia
LGA La Guardia
8h 40min
DFW 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Dec 02 - Dec 04
321 USD
Tripsta
SFO San Francisco Intl
7h 7min
DTW 1 stop
LGA La Guardia
LGA La Guardia
7h 57min
CVG 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Dec 10 - Dec 14
342 USD
Tripsta
SFO San Francisco Intl
7h 36min
MSP 1 stop
LGA La Guardia
JFK John F Kennedy
6h 43min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to New York
Return trip
Dec 11 - Dec 15
290 USD
Tripsta
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 15min
CLT 1 stop
LGA La Guardia
LGA La Guardia
9h 20min
CLT 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Mar 24 - Mar 30
298 USD
Bookairfare
SFO San Francisco Intl
7h 50min
PHL 1 stop
LGA La Guardia
LGA La Guardia
7h 28min
PHL 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Jan 28 - Feb 01
305 USD
Tripsta
SFO San Francisco Intl
7h 50min
Direct
LGA La Guardia
JFK John F Kennedy
9h 0min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl

Just getting there

One-way flights to New York from San Francisco
One-way trip
January 28
138 USD
Virgin America Inc.
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 30min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
One-way trip
January 22
138 USD
Virgin America Inc.
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 35min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
One-way trip
January 17
138 USD
Virgin America Inc.
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 35min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from New York to San Francisco
Return trip
Jan 15 - Jan 22
266 USD
Tripsta
JFK John F Kennedy
6h 31min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 39min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
Return trip
Dec 11 - Dec 15
267 USD
Tripsta
JFK John F Kennedy
6h 41min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 37min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
Return trip
Jan 29 - Feb 03
287 USD
Tripsta
LGA La Guardia
11h 1min
CLT 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
7h 50min
Direct
LGA La Guardia

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Cost of living comparison between San Francisco and New York

Compare cost of living in San Francisco and New York

San Francisco

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 12.98 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 79.86 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 4.99 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.74 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 4.54 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 14.27 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 4.28 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.68 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): 1.07 USD

New York

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 14.96 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 74.81 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 5.98 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.67 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 3.15 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 9.43 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 4.58 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 1.84 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 2.49 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 2.49 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 1.25 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.04 USD

Taxis, gas prices and public transport are in aggregate more pricy in San Francisco than New York by around 17%. On average most consumer costs are somewhere around 34% costlier.

Restaurant prices in New York are roughly 5% higher than in San Francisco. A mid-range meal for 2 might cost around USD 5 less in New York than you would pay in San Francisco.

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