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 4,557,368 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 49
Average price $374
Most expensive Week 25
Average price $673

Airline

Cheapest Sun Country Airlines
Average price $456
Most expensive Southwest Airlines
Average price $551

Days to departure

Cheapest 49 days
Average price $394
Most expensive 0 days
Average price $866

Airport

Cheapest SFO-LGA
Average price $468
Most expensive SFO-JFK
Average price $514

Day of week

Cheapest Wednesday
Average price $469
Most expensive Sunday
Average price $559

Time of day

Cheapest Afternoon
Average price $501
Most expensive Evening
Average price $513

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

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

According to our data Sun Country Airlines, Delta Air Lines and American Airlines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.

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

Travel tips

Currently the cheapest days to fly this route are between 6/29/2014 and 8/1/2014.

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

Travel tips

We've got 19 booking sites supporting this and nearby routes.

look2fly, OneTravel and Faregeek are popular booking choices for flights to New York from San Francisco.

Momondo users most frequently choose to fly from San Francisco to New York with either United Airlines, Delta Air Lines or Virgin America.

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 of the different combinatorial options of airports for this specific search.

Travel tips

Popular non-direct routes for this connection are San Francisco - Charlotte - New York - New York, San Francisco - Minneapolis - New York and San Francisco - Philadelphia - New York.

Fly SFO - LGA for the best San Francisco to New York flight prices saving up to 10% on average.

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

Travel tips

Best deals are often available if you fly on Wednesdays. Sundays 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

San Francisco to New York flights are approximately 2% more expensive in the Evening than in the Afternoon.

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: 11.98 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 69.89 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 4.99 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.62 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 4.74 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 10.76 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 4.33 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.25 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 1.99 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 3.74 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 1.78 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.06 USD

New York

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 14.99 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 74.99 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 6 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.51 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 3.05 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 8.37 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 4.16 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 1.82 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 2.5 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 2.5 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 1.26 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.06 USD

Transport is pricier in San Francisco than in New York by approximately 18%. Consumer prices in general are 28% higher.

You'll pay around 9% less for a restaurant meal in San Francisco than in New York.

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New York weather forecast

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in New York.

Saturday, Saturday, April 19, 2014

18°C
5°C

Sunday, Sunday, April 20, 2014

13°C
4°C

Monday, Monday, April 21, 2014

19°C
4°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, April 22, 2014

22°C
7°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, April 23, 2014

12°C
3°C

Thursday, Thursday, April 24, 2014

14°C
4°C

Friday, Friday, April 25, 2014

20°C
10°C

Saturday, Saturday, April 26, 2014

24°C
11°C

Sunday, Sunday, April 27, 2014

11°C
3°C

Monday, Monday, April 28, 2014

15°C
8°C

Get there quickly

Direct flights to New York from San Francisco
One-way trip
May 13
153 USD
OneTravel
SFO San Francisco Intl
7h 35min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
Return trip
May 21 - May 28
303 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 40min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
JFK John F Kennedy
6h 30min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
May 09 - May 13
316 USD
Expedia
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 30min
Direct
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
PHL Philadelphia Intl
6h 15min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl

Go right away

Last minute flights from San Francisco to New York
Return trip
May 03 - May 11
305 USD
FlightNetwork
SFO San Francisco Intl
7h 52min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
LGA La Guardia
5h 45min
ORD 1 stop
MSY L Armstrong Intl
Return trip
May 02 - May 11
319 USD
Smartfares
SFO San Francisco Intl
7h 10min
MSP 1 stop
JFK John F Kennedy
JFK John F Kennedy
14h 35min
MSP 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Apr 28 - May 04
375 USD
US Airways
SFO San Francisco Intl
8h 43min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 10min
CLT 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to New York
Return trip
May 10 - May 12
291 USD
Smartfares
SFO San Francisco Intl
14h 5min
MSP 1 stop
JFK John F Kennedy
JFK John F Kennedy
15h 15min
MSP 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
May 04 - May 13
294 USD
US Airways
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 46min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 6min
CLT 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
May 15 - May 18
294 USD
Smartfares
SFO San Francisco Intl
7h 10min
MSP 1 stop
JFK John F Kennedy
JFK John F Kennedy
14h 35min
MSP 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl

Just getting there

One-way flights to New York from San Francisco
One-way trip
May 06
145 USD
Virgin America Inc.
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 45min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
One-way trip
May 21
146 USD
Suncountry
SFO San Francisco Intl
7h 10min
MSP 1 stop
JFK John F Kennedy
One-way trip
June 02
150 USD
US Airways
SFO San Francisco Intl
10h 38min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from New York to San Francisco
Return trip
Jun 07 - Jun 09
248 USD
FlightNetwork
LGA La Guardia
8h 11min
CLT 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
1h 50min
Direct
SEA Seattle Tacoma
Return trip
May 03 - May 10
291 USD
US Airways
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 43min
CLT 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
8h 48min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
Return trip
May 07 - May 12
293 USD
US Airways
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 46min
PHL 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
8h 48min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
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