Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Amsterdam (AMS)

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The best prices from San Francisco to Amsterdam are usually found in February or January, booked 42 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Amsterdam (AMS)

SFO - AMS
Price
$654 - $1,027
AMS
Temperature
42.8 - 68 °F

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$654

From San Francisco to Amsterdam

One-way from

$252

One-way flight from San Francisco to Amsterdam

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco to Amsterdam?

Friday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Amsterdam.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco to Amsterdam?

To save up to 20% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 34 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from San Francisco to Amsterdam from $869 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,043 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Amsterdam (SFO - AMS)?

When flying from San Francisco to Amsterdam, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 27% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam in March, April 2021

22 Apr - 3 May
$553pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
7 Apr - 28 Apr
$558pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
22 Apr - 26 Apr
$562pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Amsterdam 2021 flight deals

22 Apr - 3 May
$553pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
6 Jun - 12 Jun
$556pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
7 Apr - 28 Apr
$558pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to Amsterdam from San Francisco

15 Jul - 28 Oct
$710pp
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
Non-Stop
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Delta
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
3 May - 24 May
$760pp
SFO
San Francisco
KLM
Non-Stop
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
KLM
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
23 Apr - 28 Apr
$770pp
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
Non-Stop
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Delta
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam

14 Mar - 19 Mar
$948pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
14 Mar - 17 Mar
$1,105pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
14 Mar - 17 Mar
$1,126pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Austrian Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Amsterdam from San Francisco

9:45 am - 5:05 am
KLM
Nonstop
10h 20m
SFO - AMS
KLM
$252
Kiwi.com
12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Virgin Atlantic
1 Stop
15h 30m
SFO - AMS
Virgin Atlantic
$281
Kiwi.com
12:10 pm - 2:40 pm
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
1 Stop
17h 30m
SFO - AMS
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
$347
Combigo

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Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Amsterdam

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco to Amsterdam due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both San Francisco and Amsterdam for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from San Francisco to Amsterdam Schiphol to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from San Francisco to Amsterdam Schiphol are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Amsterdam Schiphol have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

KLM, Lufthansa, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $553, but on average you can expect to pay $584.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam under $800. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Amsterdam is less than $1,065.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Amsterdam for under $1,000?

There are currently 19+ open flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam within the next 7 days for less than $1,000.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 143 users have taken a look at flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam Schiphol.

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Amsterdam?

San Francisco will have greater rainfall in 0 compared to Amsterdam over the next 14 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Amsterdam?

Temperatures around the 77 °F's can be experienced in September. The weather in Amsterdam is colder than in San Francisco. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Amsterdam?

Aer Lingus, Virgin Atlantic, and Turkish Airlines can get you from San Francisco to Amsterdam in just under 14h. Your travel time can differ by up to 4h 30m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Francisco to Amsterdam round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam round-trip from $563. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Turkish Airlines. Users have found that Aer Lingus is 30% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Francisco to Amsterdam one-way?

$235 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from KLM. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Virgin Atlantic and TAP AIR PORTUGAL, with prices starting from $271 and $347, respectively.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Amsterdam

Destination information for Amsterdam

Today's exchange rate
$1 = €0.84
Average temperature for March in Amsterdam
50.0 °F

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Amsterdam

Top 10 airlines flying from San Francisco to Amsterdam

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Finnair
$425 $593 No cancel fee 76%
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
$294 $680 No cancel fee N/A
British Airways
$480 $779 No cancel fee 70%
SAS
$495 $780 No cancel fee 77%
Turkish Airlines
$598 $792 No cancel fee 77%
American Airlines
$307 $809 No cancel fee 71%
Aer Lingus
$558 $828 No cancel fee N/A
Icelandair
$494 $834 No cancel fee 76%
SWISS
$589 $836 No cancel fee 79%
Air Canada
$450 $931 No cancel fee 67%

Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Amsterdam

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Weekly flight availability
from San Francisco to Amsterdam
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
4 daily flights
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
0 flights
Friday
4 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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