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 7,412,934 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 $495
Most expensive Virgin America
Average price $571

Seasonality

Cheapest Week 49
Average price $432
Most expensive Week 48
Average price $669

Days to departure

Cheapest 49 days
Average price $442
Most expensive 0 days
Average price $917

Day of week

Cheapest Tuesday
Average price $514
Most expensive Sunday
Average price $599

Airport

Cheapest SFO-LGA
Average price $523
Most expensive SFO-JFK
Average price $558

Time of day

Cheapest Noon
Average price $545
Most expensive Evening
Average price $556

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 Frontier Airlines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.

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

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 Bookairfare, OneTravel and FlightNetwork.

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 10/1/2014 and 11/7/2014.

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 Philadelphia Intl.

SFO - LGA tends to be 7% 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.

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: 11.71 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 68.35 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 4.89 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.62 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 4.38 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 12.72 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 4.11 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 2.49 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 1.95 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 3.42 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 1.67 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.05 USD

New York

Restaurants

  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: 14.65 USD
  • Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course: 78.12 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught): 5.86 USD
  • Water (0.33 liter bottle): 1.56 USD

Markets

  • Rice (1kg): 2.81 USD
  • Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg): 8.62 USD
  • Apples (1kg): 4.13 USD
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle): 1.7 USD

Transportation

  • One-way Ticket (Local Transport): 2.44 USD
  • Taxi Start (Normal Tariff): 2.44 USD
  • Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff): 1.23 USD
  • Gasoline (1 liter): 1.02 USD

Taxis, gas prices and public transport are in aggregate more pricy in San Francisco than New York by around 15%. On average most consumer costs are somewhere around 37% costlier.

Restaurant prices in New York are roughly 11% higher than in San Francisco. A mid-range meal for 2 might cost around USD 10 more in New York than you would pay in San Francisco.

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New York weather forecast

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

Thursday, Thursday, July 24, 2014

30°C
16°C

Friday, Friday, July 25, 2014

30°C
16°C

Saturday, Saturday, July 26, 2014

31°C
21°C

Sunday, Sunday, July 27, 2014

32°C
21°C

Monday, Monday, July 28, 2014

30°C
16°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, July 29, 2014

26°C
15°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, July 30, 2014

30°C
17°C

Thursday, Thursday, July 31, 2014

30°C
21°C

Friday, Friday, August 01, 2014

29°C
19°C

Saturday, Saturday, August 02, 2014

27°C
19°C

Get there quickly

Direct flights to New York from San Francisco
One-way trip
September 11
175 USD
TravelPapa
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 33min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
Return trip
Oct 21 - Oct 28
344 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 31min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
JFK John F Kennedy
6h 20min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Oct 23 - Oct 30
345 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 33min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
JFK John F Kennedy
6h 20min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl

Go right away

Last minute flights from San Francisco to New York
Return trip
Aug 06 - Aug 12
465 USD
Bookairfare
SFO San Francisco Intl
7h 10min
MSP 1 stop
JFK John F Kennedy
JFK John F Kennedy
8h 0min
MSP 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Aug 05 - Aug 11
486 USD
Faregeek
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 25min
Direct
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
JFK John F Kennedy
8h 15min
MSP 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Jul 30 - Aug 04
499 USD
FlyFar
SFO San Francisco Intl
8h 46min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
LGA La Guardia
9h 1min
PHL 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from San Francisco to New York
Return trip
Sep 08 - Sep 16
305 USD
US Airways
SFO San Francisco Intl
8h 15min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
10h 7min
CLT 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Sep 15 - Sep 24
305 USD
FlightNetwork
SFO San Francisco Intl
8h 15min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 4min
CLT 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
Return trip
Sep 24 - Sep 29
305 USD
US Airways
SFO San Francisco Intl
8h 15min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
10h 7min
CLT 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl

Just getting there

One-way flights to New York from San Francisco
One-way trip
September 16
122 USD
FlightNetwork
SFO San Francisco Intl
8h 15min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
One-way trip
September 17
122 USD
FlightNetwork
SFO San Francisco Intl
8h 41min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
One-way trip
October 08
152 USD
TravelPapa
SFO San Francisco Intl
8h 6min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from New York to San Francisco
Return trip
Sep 02 - Sep 09
324 USD
Expedia
JFK John F Kennedy
6h 29min
Direct
SFO San Francisco Intl
LAS Mccarran Intl
4h 50min
Direct
JFK John F Kennedy
Return trip
Sep 24 - Sep 28
325 USD
airtickets.com
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
8h 4min
CLT 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
5h 24min
Direct
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
Return trip
Oct 08 - Oct 13
350 USD
US Airways
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
10h 21min
CLT 1 stop
SFO San Francisco Intl
SFO San Francisco Intl
8h 6min
CLT 1 stop
EWR Newark Liberty Intl
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