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 Tuesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to AMS flight in 2021: compare San Francisco to Amsterdam flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Amsterdam.
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

$386

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 30% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam in June, July 2021

The best prices found for SFO to AMS flights for June, July
26 Jul - 11 Aug
$527pp
SFO
San Francisco
KLM
 
1 STOP
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
KLM
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
17 Jul - 25 Jul
$528pp
SFO
San Francisco
KLM
 
1 STOP
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
KLM
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
3 Jul - 30 Jul
$554pp
SFO
San Francisco
British Airways
 
1 STOP
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
British Airways
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Amsterdam 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Amsterdam from San Francisco found for this year
11 Oct - 20 Oct
$381pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
20 Sep - 2 Oct
$393pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
29 Aug - 7 Sep
$394pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to Amsterdam from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Amsterdam direct flight deals
14 Jul - 25 Aug
$935pp
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
Non-Stop
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Delta
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
14 Jul - 23 Jul
$985pp
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
Non-Stop
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Delta
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
26 Jul - 2 Aug
$1,010pp
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

Late deals on round-trip flights to Amsterdam from San Francisco, departing today and this week
2 Jul - 5 Jul
$794pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
29 Jun - 11 Jul
$797pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
29 Jun - 13 Jul
$809pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Amsterdam from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam
4:20 pm - 5:35 am
Vueling
1 Stop
28h 15m
SFO - AMS
Vueling
$386
Expedia
9:00 am - 9:30 am
WestJet
1 Stop
15h 30m
SFO - AMS
WestJet
1:15 pm - 4:15 pm
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
18h 00m
SFO - AMS
Turkish Airlines
$421
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">San Francisco</span> to <span class="emphasized">Amsterdam</span> flights.

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.

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.

What airports do I use to fly from San Francisco to Amsterdam?

You will need to book a flight from San Francisco to Amsterdam Schiphol if you want to fly from San Francisco to Amsterdam. At least 19 different airlines have flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Schiphol (AMS) on a regular basis. There are 2 flights to Amsterdam from the San Francisco airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from SFO to AMS to be around 10h 15m.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $381, but on average you can expect to pay $408.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam under $1,000. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Amsterdam is less than $1,193.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Amsterdam for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam within the next 7 days for less than $800.

What days are nonstop flights available from San Francisco to Amsterdam?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

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

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

Travelers can expect 4 flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam Schiphol on average per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Amsterdam?

San Francisco will have the same amount of rainfall in 1 compared to Amsterdam over the next 3 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?

SAS can get you from San Francisco to Amsterdam in just under 13h 10m. Your travel time can differ by up to . There are 5489 mi between San Francisco and Amsterdam.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from San Francisco to Amsterdam round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam round-trip from $406. Users have found that SAS is 50% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

$377 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Vueling. You may also be able to find cheap deals on WestJet and Lufthansa, with prices starting from $382 and $414, respectively.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Amsterdam

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Amsterdam

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Francisco to Amsterdam.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = €0.85
Average temperature for June in Amsterdam
62.6 °F

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Amsterdam

Top 10 airlines flying from San Francisco to Amsterdam

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Amsterdam choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
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

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Francisco towards Amsterdam.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 100% of SFO to AMS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of SFO to AMS departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of SFO to AMS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of SFO to AMS departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from San Francisco to Amsterdam
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Francisco to Amsterdam.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
4 daily flights
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
0 flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
4 daily flights
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