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

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The best prices from San Francisco to Frankfurt are usually found in January or February, booked 57 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Friday

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

SFO - FK0
Price
$650 - $1,114
FK0
Temperature
41 - 77 °F
FK0
Rainfall
1 - 1.7 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

One-way from

$281

One-way flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt

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 Frankfurt?

Users have found that flying from San Francisco to Frankfurt on a Friday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt, book at least 22 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 9% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $692 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $759.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Frankfurt (SFO - FK0)?

It’s typically best to fly out from San Francisco to Frankfurt in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 28% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

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

1 Apr - 9 Apr
$488pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
1 Apr - 9 Apr
$499pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
8 Apr - 16 Apr
$532pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Frankfurt 2021 flight deals

7 Jun - 21 Jun
$484pp
SFO
San Francisco
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
1 Apr - 9 Apr
$488pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
1 Apr - 9 Apr
$499pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to Frankfurt from San Francisco

31 Mar - 14 Apr
$741pp
SFO
San Francisco
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
1 Apr - 13 Apr
$748pp
SFO
San Francisco
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
5 Apr - 26 Apr
$757pp
SFO
San Francisco
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt

14 Mar - 15 May
$646pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
12 Mar - 8 Apr
$660pp
SFO
San Francisco
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
9 Mar - 8 Apr
$690pp
SFO
San Francisco
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
FRA
Frankfurt am Main
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Frankfurt from San Francisco

4:30 pm - 4:15 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
26h 45m
SFO - FRA
Multiple Airlines
$315
Kiwi.com
3:30 am - 10:50 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
22h 20m
SFO - FRA
Multiple Airlines
$281
Gotogate
3:30 am - 1:05 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
24h 35m
SFO - FRA
Multiple Airlines
$282
Gotogate

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Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Frankfurt

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco to Frankfurt 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 Frankfurt 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 Frankfurt am Main to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main 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 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 for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on TAP AIR PORTUGAL for just $484, but on average you can expect to pay $553.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt under $800. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt is less than $802.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Frankfurt for under $700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt within the next 7 days for less than $700.

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

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

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

On average 1 flight departs from San Francisco to Frankfurt am Main per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Frankfurt?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 77 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Frankfurt is generally hotter than in San Francisco. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt?

TAP AIR PORTUGAL can get you from San Francisco to Frankfurt in just under 17h 40m. Your travel time can differ by up to . San Francisco and Frankfurt are separated by a distance of 5716 mi.

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

Flying on TAP AIR PORTUGAL is currently your cheapest option to Frankfurt, with prices starting at $484. TAP AIR PORTUGAL is priced at 39% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Frankfurt

Destination information for Frankfurt

Today's exchange rate
$1 = €0.83
Average temperature for March in Frankfurt
51.8 °F
Avg rainfall for March in Frankfurt
1.1 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Frankfurt am Main

Frankfurt-Hahn (HHN)

Top 10 airlines flying from San Francisco to Frankfurt

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Iberia
$352 $456 No cancel fee 77%
SWISS
$602 $768 No cancel fee 79%
Finnair
$402 $770 No cancel fee 76%
Air New Zealand
$630 $804 No cancel fee 78%
KLM
$529 $858 No cancel fee 75%
Air France
$600 $873 No cancel fee 77%
Brussels Airlines
$594 $902 No cancel fee N/A
Air Canada
$541 $921 No cancel fee 67%
Singapore Airlines
$723 $954 No cancel fee 81%
Austrian Airlines
$648 $1,082 No cancel fee 78%

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