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 $494
Most expensive Virgin America
Average price $565

Seasonality

Cheapest Week 49
Average price $423
Most expensive Week 48
Average price $770

Days to departure

Cheapest 49 days
Average price $428
Most expensive 0 days
Average price $922

Day of week

Cheapest Tuesday
Average price $511
Most expensive Sunday
Average price $589

Airport

Cheapest SFO-LGA
Average price $524
Most expensive SFO-JFK
Average price $548

Time of day

Cheapest Afternoon
Average price $537
Most expensive Evening
Average price $547

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.

Momondo compares flights to New York from San Francisco from 21 different sites.

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

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.

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 the individual airlines that serve the route.

Travel tips

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 2/23/2015 and 3/27/2015.

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

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.

Go right away

Last minute flights from San Francisco to New York
Return trip
Dec 25 - Jan 10
316 USD
airtickets.com
SFO San Francisco Intl
7h 50min
Direct
LGA La Guardia
LGA La Guardia
9h 25min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Jan 01 - Sep 06
370 USD
Tripsta
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 29min
Direct
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
6h 37min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl

Just getting there

One-way flights to New York from San Francisco
One-way trip
January 27
139 USD
Tripsta
SFO San Francisco Intl
7h 50min
Direct
LGA La Guardia
One-way trip
January 08
139 USD
Virgin America Inc.
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 30min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
One-way trip
January 17
143 USD
Virgin America Inc.
SFO San Francisco Intl
7h 9min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from New York to San Francisco
Return trip
Jan 20 - Jan 24
271 USD
Tripsta
JFK John F Kennedy
6h 40min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 34min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
Return trip
Jan 22 - Jan 27
272 USD
Faregeek
JFK John F Kennedy
6h 28min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 26min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
Return trip
Jan 09 - Jan 25
275 USD
Faregeek
JFK John F Kennedy
6h 28min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 26min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy

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Cost of living comparison between San Francisco and New York

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San Francisco

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 13.57 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 80.39 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 5.02 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.76 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 4.57 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 14.36 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 4.2 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.8 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 2.26 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 3.51 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 1.72 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.07 USD

New York

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 15.04 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 75.23 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 5.77 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.7 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 3.37 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 9.4 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 4.54 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 1.81 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 2.51 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 2.51 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 1.26 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.05 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 3% 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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