Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Frankfurt (FRA)

SFO — FRA
Dec 6 — Dec 131

How to find the cheapest flight from San Francisco (SFO) to Frankfurt (FRA)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to FRA flight in 2022: compare San Francisco to Frankfurt flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Frankfurt.

SFO - FRA

Price

$703 - $1,380

FRA

Temperature

33.8 - 64.4 °F

FRA

Rainfall

1.6 - 2.8 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 30% potential price rise
Cheapest inMarchBest time to find cheap flights, 27% potential price drop
Average price$1,147Average for round-trip flights in December 2022
Round-trip from$703From San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 50 days in advance, which can save you up to 35% on flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 50 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 $1,303. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,460.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport?

Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Frankfurt am Main Airport from San Francisco. Users have commonly found prices around $967 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $549. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport (SFO - FRA)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport as you normally would.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt in December, January 2022

The best prices found for SFO to FRA flights for December, January
Dec 4 - Dec 8
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

15h 30m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

18h 07m
$650

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Dec 25 - Jan 16
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

14h 35m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

30h 35m
$671

Scandinavian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Dec 5 - Feb 27
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

15h 55m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

18h 02m
$680

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

San Francisco to Frankfurt 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Frankfurt from San Francisco found for this year
Dec 4 - Dec 8
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

15h 30m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

18h 07m
$650

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Dec 25 - Jan 16
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

14h 35m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

30h 35m
$671

Scandinavian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Dec 5 - Feb 27
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

15h 55m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

18h 02m
$680

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Cheap Scandinavian Airlines flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt

Feb 6 - Feb 27
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

14h 35m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

30h 35m
$556

Scandinavian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Feb 20 - Feb 27
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

14h 35m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

30h 35m
$570

Scandinavian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Feb 27 - Mar 13
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

14h 35m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

30h 35m
$592

Scandinavian Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

  • If you’re traveling from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is Scandinavian Airlines. Flights from Scandinavian Airlines traveling this route typically cost $1,356.02 RT. This price is typically 41% more expensive than other airlines that offer San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $684. When traveling from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport on Scandinavian Airlines, the most popular airport to depart from is San Francisco Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Frankfurt am Main Airport. When flying from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport, Scandinavian Airlines flights are 0% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap TAP AIR PORTUGAL flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt

Jan 26 - Feb 8
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

21h 00m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

30h 10m
$425

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Jan 26 - Feb 8
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

21h 00m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

30h 10m
$426

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Jan 28 - Feb 12
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

15h 15m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

30h 10m
$433

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

  • One of the most popular airlines traveling from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport is TAP AIR PORTUGAL. Flights from TAP AIR PORTUGAL traveling this route typically cost $1,082.44 RT. This price is typically 39% more expensive than other airlines that offer San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $648. The most popular departure airport in San Francisco when flying to Frankfurt am Main Airport is San Francisco Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Frankfurt am Main Airport is Frankfurt am Main Airport. When flying from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport, TAP AIR PORTUGAL flights are -3% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to Frankfurt from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Frankfurt direct flight deals
Mar 7 - Mar 14
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

Nonstop

10h 45m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

11h 25m
$786

Lufthansa

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Jan 19 - Feb 2
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

Nonstop

10h 45m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

11h 25m
$793

Lufthansa

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Jan 26 - Feb 8
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

Nonstop

10h 45m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

11h 40m
$794

Lufthansa

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt

Late deals on return flights to Frankfurt from San Francisco, departing today and this week
Dec 8 - Dec 25
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

14h 30m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

19h 10m
$800

Condor

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Dec 8 - Dec 18
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

16h 45m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

19h 10m
$810

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Dec 8 - Dec 12
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

14h 30m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

20h 20m
$833

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/30

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly from for flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main?

For a flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main, you will be flying from San Francisco. San Francisco (SFO) is just 11.8 mi from the center of the city. San Francisco is the only San Francisco airport and it handles 13 outbound flights to Frankfurt am Main per day. 21 airlines have flights to Frankfurt am Main from San Francisco on a regular basis.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Lufthansa, United Airlines, and Condor 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 Frankfurt am Main Airport for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on TAP AIR PORTUGAL for just $425, but on average you can expect to pay $487.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport under $800. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport is less than $822.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport for under $800?

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

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport round-trip?

Flying on TAP AIR PORTUGAL is currently your cheapest option to Frankfurt am Main Airport, with prices starting at $425. Another option worth looking into is Scandinavian Airlines, starting at $556 round trip. You may be able to fly from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport for 56% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport?

American Airlines, Air Canada and British Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport.

What are the most reliable airlines from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport consider choosing Air Canada (81%), Condor (80%) or United Airlines (73%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport?

While on average a flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport is generally $3,016, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $290. When looking at the most popular route, (San Francisco - Frankfurt am Main), you can expect to pay $433 for that flight.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Frankfurt

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

Top 10 airlines flying from San Francisco to Frankfurt

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Frankfurt choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$10Average$21FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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TAP AIR PORTUGALCheapest$366Average$475FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Scandinavian AirlinesCheapest$458Average$641FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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SWISSCheapest$536Average$1,364FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%COVID-19 safety
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IberiaCheapest$587Average$885FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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CondorCheapest$602Average$1,051FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$616Average$1,146FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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LufthansaCheapest$624Average$1,246FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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British AirwaysCheapest$638Average$1,001FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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Austrian AirlinesCheapest$648Average$1,082FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Frankfurt

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Weekly flight availability from San Francisco to Frankfurt

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Francisco to Frankfurt
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