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

How to find the cheapest flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt

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

$650 - $1,114

FRA

Temperature

33.8 - 64.4 °F

FRA

Precipitation

1.6 - 2.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$650

From San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main

One-way from

$273

One-way flight from 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 57 days in advance, which can save you up to 31% on flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 57 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 $895. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,024.

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 January, February 2022

The best prices found for SFO to FRA flights for January, February
Feb 17 - Feb 24
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

21h 15m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 55m
$474

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 1/24/22

Jan 27 - Jan 31
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

21h 15m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 55m
$478

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 1/25/22

Feb 10 - Mar 3
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

21h 15m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 55m
$479

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

View Deal

Deal found 1/24/22

San Francisco to Frankfurt 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Frankfurt from San Francisco found for this year
Feb 17 - Feb 24
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

21h 15m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 55m
$474

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

View Deal

Deal found 1/24/22

Jan 27 - Jan 31
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

21h 15m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 55m
$478

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

View Deal

Deal found 1/25/22

Feb 10 - Mar 3
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

21h 15m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 55m
$479

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

View Deal

Deal found 1/24/22

Non-stop flights to Frankfurt from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Frankfurt direct flight deals
Mar 11 - Mar 13
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

Nonstop

10h 45m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

11h 25m
$580

Lufthansa

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Deal found 1/26/22

Mar 12 - Mar 26
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

Nonstop

10h 45m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

11h 25m
$594

Lufthansa

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Deal found 1/27/22

Mar 11 - Mar 22
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

Nonstop

10h 45m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

11h 25m
$602

Lufthansa

View Deal

Deal found 1/25/22

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt

Late deals on return flights to Frankfurt from San Francisco, departing today and this week
Feb 3 - Feb 12
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

21h 15m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 55m
$485

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 1/26/22

Feb 3 - Feb 18
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

21h 15m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

34h 30m
$488

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 1/27/22

Feb 5 - Feb 19
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

1 stop

21h 15m
FRA

Frankfurt am Main

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 55m
$522

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

View Deal

Deal found 1/26/22

One-way flights to Frankfurt am Main from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt
Mar 7
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

3 stops

39h 40m
$259

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/26/22

Feb 9
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

3 stops

38h 20m
$263

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/26/22

Feb 15
SFO

San Francisco

FRA

Frankfurt am Main

3 stops

41h 50m
$266

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/26/22

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 7 outbound flights to Frankfurt am Main per day. 23 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 British Airways 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 $474, but on average you can expect to pay $506.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport under $600. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport is less than $612.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport for under $500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport within the next 7 days for less than $500.

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 $474. Another option worth looking into is SAS, starting at $502 round trip. You may be able to fly from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main Airport for 40% 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?

Major Airline, American Airlines and Air Canada 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 Austrian Airlines (64%), United Airlines (63%) or Air New Zealand (63%) 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 $1,346, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $431. When looking at the most popular route, (San Francisco - Frankfurt am Main), you can expect to pay $484 for that flight.

Can I fly to Frankfurt am Main from San Francisco right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main

Most visitors from San Francisco need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Frankfurt am Main.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 24 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Frankfurt am Main.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to quarantine after entering Frankfurt am Main.

Can I fly back to San Francisco from Frankfurt am Main?

Returning to San Francisco from Frankfurt am Main

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Frankfurt am Main must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to San Francisco.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Frankfurt am Main are not required to quarantine after entering San Francisco.

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
American Airlines
Cheapest$337
Average$738
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
Iberia
Cheapest$352
Average$456
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
British Airways
Cheapest$358
Average$666
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
Finnair
Cheapest$402
Average$770
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time76%
COVID-19 safety
SAS
Cheapest$476
Average$1,033
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
Icelandair
Cheapest$480
Average$925
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time76%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$526
Average$804
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Cheapest$526
Average$740
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
KLM
Cheapest$529
Average$858
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Air Canada
Cheapest$541
Average$921
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Frankfurt

See what time of day planes typically take off 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
Sunday7daily flights
Monday8daily flights
Tuesday8daily flights
Wednesday4daily flights
Thursday8daily flights
Friday7daily flights
Saturday7daily flights