Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to New Delhi (DEL)

SFO — DEL
Jan 31 — Feb 71

The best prices from San Francisco to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl are usually found in February or September, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from San Francisco (SFO) to New Delhi (DEL)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to DEL flight in 2023: compare San Francisco to New Delhi flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Delhi.

SFO - DEL

Price

$1,015 - $1,880

DEL

Temperature

57.2 - 93.2 °F

DEL

Rainfall

0.3 - 9.8 inches

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop
Round-trip from$1,015From San Francisco to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl
One-way from$481One-way flight from San Francisco to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco to New Delhi?

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 10%.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 55 days in advance, which can save you up to 15% on flights from San Francisco to New Delhi compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 55 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,480. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,645.

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

February is one of the best times of the year to fly to New Delhi from San Francisco. Prices for February average $1,376 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $752. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a February flight can save you 36% on your journey compared to booking in December

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to New Delhi (SFO - DEL)?

When flying from San Francisco to New Delhi, 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 5% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to New Delhi in January, February 2023

The best prices found for SFO to DEL flights for January, February
Feb 22 - Apr 17
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

25h 50m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

30h 16m
$783

JetBlue

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Feb 24 - Apr 18
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

25h 50m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

27h 13m
$852

JetBlue

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Feb 23 - Apr 6
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

26h 45m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

42h 00m
$872

Turkish Airlines

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San Francisco to New Delhi 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Delhi from San Francisco found for this year
Oct 13 - Oct 29
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

2 stops

34h 40m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

26h 36m
$656

American Airlines

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Oct 3 - Oct 24
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

26h 05m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

25h 56m
$663

American Airlines

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Sep 20 - Oct 17
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

2 stops

23h 52m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

28h 23m
$664

American Airlines

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Cheap Air France flights from San Francisco to New Delhi

May 1 - Jun 14
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

2 stops

27h 50m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

37h 18m
$755

Air France

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May 1 - Jun 14
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

38h 05m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

37h 18m
$761

Air France

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May 22 - Jun 11
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

2 stops

27h 50m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

56h 20m
$790

Air France

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Cheap Turkish Airlines flights from San Francisco to New Delhi

Mar 28 - May 30
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

21h 55m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

42h 00m
$842

Turkish Airlines

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Mar 12 - Apr 11
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

21h 20m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

42h 00m
$846

Turkish Airlines

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Mar 5 - Apr 6
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

21h 20m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

42h 00m
$856

Turkish Airlines

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Non-stop flights to New Delhi from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to New Delhi direct flight deals
Mar 7 - Mar 21
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

Nonstop

16h 15m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

15h 35m
$925

Air India

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May 9 - Oct 26
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

Nonstop

16h 10m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

16h 00m
$947

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Mar 2 - Mar 21
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

Nonstop

16h 15m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

15h 35m
$963

Air India

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Last minute flights from San Francisco to New Delhi

Late deals on return flights to New Delhi from San Francisco, departing today and this week
Jan 31 - Feb 8
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

24h 20m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

30h 12m
$902

JetBlue

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Feb 5 - Apr 4
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

20h 50m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

42h 00m
$922

Turkish Airlines

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Feb 5 - Apr 6
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

20h 50m
DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

42h 00m
$981

Turkish Airlines

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One-way flights to New Delhi from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to New Delhi
Apr 25
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

39h 30m
$379

SWISS

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Feb 20
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

1 stop

39h 25m
$380

SWISS

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Mar 6
SFO

San Francisco

DEL

New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl

2 stops

22h 15m
$396

SWISS

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Reviews of Airlines Servicing New Delhi

Singapore Airlines
8.0
Very good
204 reviews

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.6

Overall

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight cleanses n hygiene control was good But their customer service was bad as specially their customer service in Frankfurt worst not helpful at all

Singapore Airlines
8.0
Very good
204 reviews
Singapore Airlines
8.0
Very good
204 reviews

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.6

Overall

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight cleanses n hygiene control was good But their customer service was bad as specially their customer service in Frankfurt worst not helpful at all

Air France
7.8
Good
113 reviews
Singapore Airlines
8.0
Very good
204 reviews

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.6

Overall

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight cleanses n hygiene control was good But their customer service was bad as specially their customer service in Frankfurt worst not helpful at all

SWISS
7.7
Good
317 reviews
Singapore Airlines
8.0
Very good
204 reviews

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.6

Overall

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight cleanses n hygiene control was good But their customer service was bad as specially their customer service in Frankfurt worst not helpful at all

JetBlue
7.6
Good
361 reviews
Singapore Airlines
8.0
Very good
204 reviews

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.6

Overall

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight cleanses n hygiene control was good But their customer service was bad as specially their customer service in Frankfurt worst not helpful at all

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,146 reviews
Singapore Airlines
8.0
Very good
204 reviews

Crew

8.6

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.6

Overall

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight cleanses n hygiene control was good But their customer service was bad as specially their customer service in Frankfurt worst not helpful at all

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Francisco to New Delhi flights.

For travelers from San Francisco, Delhi can feel a world away. Here, modern conveniences and ancient traditions converge in a single wild, exotic explosion, creating a thrilling vacation destination. From the sleek Lotus Temple to the historic ruins of the Qutub Minar, this massive city delivers surprises around every bend in the road. With a nonstop fare from San Francisco, the delights of the Indian culture are just a single flight away.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Delhi?

The flight from San Francisco to Delhi lasts a minimum of 16 hours. To stay comfortable on the flight, pack extra water and comfortable clothes so you can arrive hydrated and rested.

Which airlines operate flights from San Francisco to Delhi?

Only one airline makes the long-haul trip between San Francisco and Delhi: Air India. Flights between the two cities use a Boeing 777?200LR aircraft, which features first, business and economy seating.

How frequent are flights between San Francisco to Delhi?

Air India flies direct from San Francisco to Delhi 6 times per week. You can select from one flight per day, every day of the week except Tuesdays.

Which airports serve San Francisco to Delhi?

Your flight to Delhi will leave from the San Francisco International Airport. Getting to SFO is a breeze, thanks to convenient connections on the BART rapid rail, Caltrain commuter rail and SamTrans buses. In India, you'll land at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport. This modern facility makes it easy to get into the city by taxi, subway or bus.

Which direct flight route between San Francisco to Delhi is cheapest?

Since Air India offers the only nonstop flight to Delhi from San Francisco, they automatically have the cheapest price. However, prices can change based on the day of the week and how far in advance you book, so you can get a great deal by comparing departure dates on Cheapflights. With its enormous size, Delhi would take years to explore in full. On your trip from San Francisco, get an overview of the city with a trip on the hop on hop off bus, which is designed specifically for tourists. Then, visit the Jama Masjid mosque, and join the locals as they relax on the steps. For a glimpse at modern Hindu architecture, check out the stunning Akshardham Temple. If you're a cooking enthusiast, don't miss the spice market in Khari Baoli, where you can purchase familiar and exotic ingredients. At sunset, head for the 17th century Red Fort, which glows beautifully in the fading light. Take the hassle out of planning a trip to Delhi with the Cheapflights smart search engine. Enter the date you want to depart San Francisco, and find the best possible prices.

How busy are the airports in San Francisco and Delhi?

There are a number of flights that provide passengers with service from San Francisco to Delhi, located in the central northern part of India. Any flights that depart for this route will leave from the busy transportation hub of San Francisco International Airport (SFO) or from the nearby Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC), located just to the south of SFO. SFO is just a short distance from the center of San Francisco, while SJC is about an hour’s journey. Flights from either of these airports will land at Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL), which is considered one of the busiest airports in the world. Once in India, passengers will find that the center of Delhi is just a few miles from DEL.

Which airlines fly directly from San Francisco to Delhi?

There are a broad range of airlines that offer flights from San Francisco to Delhi. However, there are only two airlines that will support the journey half way around the world without any layovers. These non-stop flight options are available from Air India and United Airlines. These non-stop flights will run from 15h 25min to around 15h 55min.

What are the layover options between San Francisco and Delhi?

There are a broad range of flights that provide service to Delhi from San Francisco, and while a small number of them are direct service options, a majority of the flights that make the trip will include either one or two transfers before landing at their final destination. Typically, the single-layover flight options will stop at a giant international travel hub in North America, like Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), which serves the Greater New York City area, or at a busy transportation hub in Europe, like Heathrow Airport (LHR) in London, England. Alternatively, flights that have two stops may land at John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG), or some other US and European city combination. These flights from San Francisco to Delhi can range from about 19h 25min to 61h 23min; however, they are often less expensive than non-stop flights.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from San Francisco to Delhi?

All travellers intending to visit Delhi from the United States will need to have a valid passport. The passport will need to be valid for at least six months beyond the dates of travel and have at least two blank pages for stamps. A visa is also required for flights from San Francisco to Delhi. Electronic visas are acceptable for tourist visits that do not exceed 60 days.

What airports do I use to fly from San Francisco to New Delhi?

If you wish to fly to New Delhi from San Francisco, then you need to book flights from San Francisco to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl. There is 1 flight from San Francisco (SFO) to Indira Gandhi Intl (DEL) per day to choose from. Flights to New Delhi from San Francisco are available from 30 different airlines, which means you should have some options if you want to compare airfare deals. 15h 55m is how long a nonstop flight from San Francisco to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl typically takes.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from San Francisco to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Air India, China Eastern, and Turkish Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Air India with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to New Delhi for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to New Delhi for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $748, but on average you can expect to pay $817.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to New Delhi under $1,000. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to New Delhi is less than $1,083.

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

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to New Delhi within the next 7 days for less than $1,000.

How popular is this San Francisco to New Delhi flight route?

This flight path from San Francisco to New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl was viewed by 1,209 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Flying on Air France is currently your cheapest option to New Delhi, with prices starting at $755. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Singapore Airlines and JetBlue, with the lowest prices starting at $756 and $783, respectively. Air France is 45% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for SWISS. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $379. Users have also found prices from $451 and $480 on Singapore Airlines and Air India, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Francisco to New Delhi?

Before booking your flight from San Francisco to New Delhi check out the most popular airlines for this route: Undisclosed Carrier, Jet Airways or American Airlines.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to New Delhi?

While on average a flight from San Francisco to New Delhi is generally $2,632, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $462. When looking at the most popular route, (San Francisco - New Delhi Indira Gandhi Intl), you can expect to pay $756 for that flight.

What are the most eco-friendly airlines from San Francisco to Delhi?

When flying to Delhi from San Francisco, the most environmentally-friendly airlines available are Turkish, American, and United Airlines. These airlines are doing plenty to save the environment and sustain it for future generations. They have transitioned to more sustainable models by upgrading to more eco-friendly fleets, serving more vegetarian meals, and offering travelers more options when purchasing their tickets. This not only saves passengers money, but it is an eco-friendly option because many travelers choose carry-on bags only, which is a greener way to fly. Better still, these airlines are collaborating to achieve the 100% green goal by reducing gas emissions 100%.

How can I fly more sustainably from San-Francisco to Delhi?

The aviation industry is striving to mitigate its environmental impacts. As a passenger, you should also explore ways in which you can travel more sustainably. One of the best options is flying direct as much as possible, which helps minimize the consumption of fuel and the amount of harmful emissions often produced during takeoffs. If you cannot avoid a stopover, you can still help the environment by choosing the most direct route between the two airports. Packing light also contributes to environmental sustainability because the total weight of the aircraft affects fuel consumption directly. Therefore, when the plane is not heavily loaded, there is less fuel consumption, which translates to minimal emissions. Better still, you can offset your carbon emissions by funding projects focused on reducing greenhouse gases.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to New Delhi

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

Top 10 airlines flying from San Francisco to New Delhi

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to New Delhi choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$10Average$17FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Singapore AirlinesCheapest$563Average$781FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Philippine AirlinesCheapest$610Average$704FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time60%COVID-19 safety
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VistaraCheapest$672Average$840FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Air FranceCheapest$689Average$936FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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KLMCheapest$699Average$1,084FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Jet AirwaysCheapest$717Average$916FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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ANACheapest$720Average$1,399FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$739Average$1,173FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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British AirwaysCheapest$772Average$1,150FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to New Delhi

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Weekly flight availability from San Francisco to New Delhi

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