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Flight information for New York to San Francisco
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Best Price Found

$45

Fastest flight time

6h 05m

Direct flights

Every day

Airports in San Francisco

1 airport
The best one-way flight to San Francisco from New York in the past 72 hours is $45. The best round-trip flight deal from New York to San Francisco found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $126.
The fastest flight from New York to San Francisco takes 6h 05m
Direct flights go from New York to San Francisco every day.
There is 1 airport near San Francisco: San Francisco (SFO)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from New York to San Francisco

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to San Francisco?

February. The cheapest time of year to fly to San Francisco from New York is February. Most expensive is June

What is the cheapest day to depart New York for San Francisco?

Wednesday. The cheapest day of the week is typically Wednesday. The most expensive is typically Sunday

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to San Francisco?

At noon. New York to San Francisco flights are approximately 15% more expensive in the afternoon than at noon

What is the cheapest airline that flies to San Francisco from New York?

Sun Country Air. Alaska Airlines, Delta, and JetBlue are the most popular carriers operating from New York to San Francisco

What is the cheapest New York to San Francisco flight route?

New York LaGuardia - San Francisco. Fly from New York LaGuardia to San Francisco for the best New York - San Francisco flight prices

How far in advance should you book New York to San Francisco flights?

50 days before. The cheapest time to buy a flight from New York to San Francisco is approximately 50 days to departure

How many flights depart from New York to San Francisco on average per day?

143 flights are operational weekly from New York to San Francisco as of October 2023. The most popular departure time for this route is 2:00PM, with 43% of flights per day taking off in the afternoon.

How many flights depart from New York to San Francisco on average per week?

The number of flights available between New York and San Francisco is 1,005 per week as of October 2023. The most frequent departure day is Monday, with 16% of weekly flights leaving on this day.

What cabin class options are available on New York to San Francisco flights?

There are 4 cabin classes available to choose from on New York to San Francisco flights. Cabin price and availability will vary by airline so perform a search above to find the right deals for you.

Can stopping save me money on New York to San Francisco flights?

You could potentially save up to 29% on your flight if you consider stops on a New York to San Francisco flight.

If you are looking to fly from New York to San Francisco, you are most likely going to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco Airport, the most popular airports on that route. When booking your trip to San Francisco, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly out of. Good options for departure airports when traveling to San Francisco, you can try Newark Airport (in Newark), New York LaGuardia Airport (in New York), or New Windsor Stewart Airport (in New Windsor). You may be looking for an airport near San Francisco Airport to land at when traveling from New York and luckily, there are options! You can try Oakland Airport which is located in Oakland, San Jose Airport which is located in San Jose, or Santa Rosa Sonoma County Airport which is located in Santa Rosa. The cheapest route from New York to San Francisco is EWR ā€” OAK with an average price of $97 RT during the month of October.

Newark Airport (EWR) to San Francisco Airport (SFO)$140
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New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport (JFK) to San Francisco Airport (SFO)$178
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New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) to San Francisco Airport (SFO)$136
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Newark Airport (EWR) to Oakland Airport (OAK)$97
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New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) to Oakland Airport (OAK)$183
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New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport (JFK) to San Jose Airport (SJC)$257
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Easily compare round-trip flights from New York to San Francisco

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next six months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from New York to San Francisco by changing tabs
Frontier
Oct 24
LGA10:50 pmNew York LaGuardia
19h 30m
1 stop
SFO3:20 pmSan Francisco
Oct 27
SFO1:48 pmSan Francisco
29h 12m
1 stop
LGA10:00 pmNew York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
Oct 30
EWR9:33 amNewark
27h 14m
1 stop
SFO9:47 amSan Francisco
Nov 14
SFO12:14 pmSan Francisco
16h 14m
1 stop
EWR7:28 amNewark
JetBlue
Oct 28
JFK9:30 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 24m
SFO12:54 amSan Francisco
Oct 30
SFO10:07 pmSan Francisco
5h 23m
JFK6:30 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Alaska Airlines
Oct 31
EWR7:09 pmNewark
6h 29m
SFO10:38 pmSan Francisco
Nov 14
SFO6:15 amSan Francisco
5h 37m
EWR2:52 pmNewark
United Airlines
Nov 1
EWR8:20 pmNewark
6h 37m
SFO11:57 pmSan Francisco
Nov 8
SFO4:40 pmSan Francisco
5h 39m
EWR1:19 amNewark
American Airlines
Nov 7
LGA6:59 amNew York LaGuardia
8h 32m
1 stop
SFO12:31 pmSan Francisco
Nov 8
SFO7:00 amSan Francisco
8h 12m
1 stop
LGA6:12 pmNew York LaGuardia

Find the cheapest one-way flights from New York to San Francisco

If you're looking for one-way flights from New York to San Francisco, view some of our deals below provided by Alaska Airlines, Frontier and JetBlue
Frontier
Oct 24
LGA10:50 pmNew York LaGuardia
19h 30m
1 stop
SFO3:20 pmSan Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Oct 23
LGA7:59 pmNew York LaGuardia
46h 21m
2 stops
SFO3:20 pmSan Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Nov 14
JFK1:00 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 25m
SFO4:25 pmSan Francisco

Search last-minute flights to San Francisco from New York

Find and compare round-trip flight prices for your last-minute flight from New York to San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Oct 11
EWR9:15 amNewark
13h 44m
2 stops
SFO7:59 pmSan Francisco
Oct 25
SFO10:37 amSan Francisco
17h 03m
1 stop
EWR6:40 amNewark
Frontier
Oct 10
LGA10:50 pmNew York LaGuardia
17h 38m
1 stop
SFO1:28 pmSan Francisco
Oct 17
SFO2:43 pmSan Francisco
28h 17m
1 stop
LGA10:00 pmNew York LaGuardia
United Airlines
Oct 12
EWR1:30 pmNewark
6h 08m
SFO4:38 pmSan Francisco
Oct 24
SFO11:45 pmSan Francisco
5h 21m
EWR8:06 amNewark
Delta
Oct 13
JFK9:55 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 47m
SFO1:42 amSan Francisco
Oct 21
SFO6:00 amSan Francisco
5h 42m
JFK2:42 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Alaska Airlines
Oct 11
EWR7:30 amNewark
6h 23m
SFO10:53 amSan Francisco
Oct 25
SFO6:15 amSan Francisco
5h 37m
EWR2:52 pmNewark
JetBlue
Oct 11
JFK9:30 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
12h 15m
1 stop
SFO6:45 pmSan Francisco
Oct 16
SFO12:24 amSan Francisco
5h 29m
JFK8:53 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl

Best airlines flying from New York to San Francisco

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from New York to San Francisco with momondo
Airline
Rating
Free Cancellation
Price
Spirit AirlinesPriceFrom $73Free CancellationRating
6.0
2,809 reviews
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United AirlinesPriceFrom $99Free CancellationRating
7.2
2,719 reviews
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Alaska AirlinesPriceFrom $124Free CancellationRating
7.9
3,001 reviews
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DeltaPriceFrom $138Free CancellationRating
7.8
1,565 reviews
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JetBluePriceFrom $150Free CancellationRating
6.9
1,104 reviews
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American AirlinesPriceFrom $179Free CancellationRating
7.1
2,893 reviews
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Sun Country AirPriceFrom $199Free CancellationRating
7.3
59 reviews
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Linear Air TaxiPriceFrom $52,133Free CancellationRating
0.0
0 reviews
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  • Alaska Airlines Flights From New York to San Francisco

    Alaska Airlines flight deals from New York to San Francisco start from $124 round-trip. Over the 35 Alaska Airlines flights for this route in a normal week, average airfare is usually $345 round-trip - but some users have found much cheaper deals with momondo.

  • Delta Flights From New York to San Francisco

    The best Delta deal for New York to San Francisco flight tickets found on momondo in the last 72 hours was $138, round-trip. It should be noted that an average Delta flight deal for this route in this time was higher, at $340 round-trip. Delta operates 29 flights out of New York into San Francisco in an average week, so prices vary by time and availability. 1,565 Delta reviews by users on momondo have scored the airline at 7.8/10.


American Airlines flights from New York to San Francisco

Our best American Airlines deals on New York to San Francisco flight tickets
American Airlines
Nov 1
EWR6:00 amNewark
9h 32m
1 stop
SFO12:32 pmSan Francisco
Nov 8
SFO8:39 amSan Francisco
8h 09m
1 stop
EWR7:48 pmNewark
American Airlines
Feb 20
EWR6:31 amNewark
8h 09m
1 stop
SFO11:40 amSan Francisco
Feb 28
SFO10:55 pmSan Francisco
7h 03m
1 stop
EWR8:58 amNewark
American Airlines
Nov 4
JFK2:49 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
9h 09m
1 stop
SFO8:58 pmSan Francisco
Nov 7
SFO11:00 pmSan Francisco
5h 30m
JFK7:30 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl

Alaska Airlines flights from New York to San Francisco

Our best Alaska Airlines deals on New York to San Francisco flight tickets
Alaska Airlines
Oct 31
EWR7:09 pmNewark
6h 29m
SFO10:38 pmSan Francisco
Nov 14
SFO6:15 amSan Francisco
5h 37m
EWR2:52 pmNewark
Alaska Airlines
Nov 4
JFK7:00 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 24m
SFO10:24 amSan Francisco
Nov 7
SFO2:25 pmSan Francisco
5h 34m
JFK10:59 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Alaska Airlines
Nov 7
JFK4:45 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 30m
SFO8:15 pmSan Francisco
Nov 7
SFO11:23 pmSan Francisco
5h 36m
JFK7:59 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl

  • How far is New York to San Francisco by plane?

    San Francisco is 2563.5 mi away from New York. By plane, this route typically takes 6h 08m.

  • When did momondo last update prices for flights from New York to San Francisco Airport?

    Prices for flights from New York to San Francisco Airport were last updated today.

  • How many operators does momondo search for flights from New York to San Francisco Airport?

  • How old do you have to be to fly from New York to San Francisco Airport?

    The minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service may have their own age limitations. Flight duration, scheduling, and layovers are among the considerations that may influence age limits. We recommend that you double-check with the airline you are booking with for travel from New York to San Francisco Airport.

  • What documentation or ID do you need to fly to San Francisco Airport?

    The travel and health documents you'll need for your trip to San Francisco Airport may differ based on your itinerary and personal situation. Typically, you should have several documents on hand, such as a national ID card or driver's license and a passport that is valid for six months after your intended arrival at San Francisco Airport. It is always advisable to seek advice from your airline or a trusted third party, such as IATA.


Alternative routes for New York to San Francisco

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
New York to Los Angeles Flights
Fastest flight time5h 55m
Cheapest price$120
New York to Burbank Flights
Fastest flight time7h 34m
Cheapest price$209
New York to San Diego Flights
Fastest flight time5h 53m
Cheapest price$133
New York to Santa Ana Flights
Fastest flight time5h 57m
Cheapest price$161
New York to Oakland, California Flights
Fastest flight time6h 15m
Cheapest price$97
New York to Ontario Flights
Fastest flight time8h 01m
Cheapest price$151
New York to San Jose Flights
Fastest flight time8h 03m
Cheapest price$156
New York to Sacramento Flights
Fastest flight time6h 10m
Cheapest price$257

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Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal from New York to San Francisco?

Finding the right flight to San Francisco from New York is quick and easy when you have a range of options in front of you, from reputable agents and recognisable airlines. Options that can then be filtered down to find the best fit. That is what momondo does. We make finding flights to San Francisco quick and easy, saving you time and money.

Can I find flights from New York to San Francisco with flexible booking policies on momondo?

Yes. momondo enables you to select and highlight flights to San Francisco from New York with this policy.

How can momondo help me find flights from New York to San Francisco?

momondo offers useful filters to help you find the right flight. Choose specific flight times, airports or even what payment method you prefer. We have numerous options to help you book your ideal flight from New York to San Francisco.

Iā€™m not ready to book a flight from New York to San Francisco right now. Can momondo alert me if prices change?

If you are not ready to book a flight from New York to San Francisco now, use our insights above to find helpful tips or alternatively set up a price alert, where momondo will track prices on flights to San Francisco and let you know when they change.


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