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Cheap flights from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl (SFO - JFK)

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The best prices from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl are usually found in February or January, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to John F. Kennedy Intl (JFK)

SFO - JFK
Price
$257 - $422
JFK
Temperature
42.8 - 84.2 °F
JFK
Rainfall
2.2 - 4.5 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise
Cheapest in February Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop
Round-trip from $257 From San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl
One-way from $148 One-way flight from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl
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 John F. Kennedy Intl?

Users have found that flying from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl on a Saturday 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 John F. Kennedy Intl?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 60 days in advance to save up to 27% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 60 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $263, or $320 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl?

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to John F. Kennedy Intl from San Francisco average $253. You can even find prices in February for less than $253, as users have found deals to John F. Kennedy Intl from as low as $124. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to John F. Kennedy Intl from San Francisco. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 22%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl (SFO - JFK)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 14% on airfare.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl in September, October 2020

The best prices found for SFO to JFK flights for September, October
13 Oct - 20 Oct
$173pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
17 Oct - 21 Oct
$177pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
7 Oct - 10 Oct
$182pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to John F. Kennedy Intl from San Francisco found for this year
13 Oct - 14 Oct
$173pp
SFO
San Francisco
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
17 Oct - 20 Oct
$177pp
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
7 Oct - 10 Oct
$182pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to John F. Kennedy Intl from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl direct flight deals
13 Oct - 14 Oct
$173pp
SFO
San Francisco
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
8 Oct - 17 Oct
$183pp
SFO
San Francisco
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
1 Oct - 31 Oct
$188pp
SFO
San Francisco
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl

Late deals on round-trip flights to John F. Kennedy Intl from San Francisco, departing today and this week
23 Sep - 14 Oct
$188pp
SFO
San Francisco
Delta
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
24 Sep - 8 Oct
$189pp
SFO
San Francisco
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
24 Sep - 28 Sep
$193pp
SFO
San Francisco
Major Airline
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to John F. Kennedy Intl from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl
8:59 pm - 1:14 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
13h 15m
SFO - JFK
Multiple Airlines
$148
Aviakassa
5:15 am - 1:37 pm
JetBlue
Nonstop
5h 22m
SFO - JFK
JetBlue
8:20 pm - 7:25 am
British Airways
1 Stop
8h 05m
SFO - JFK
British Airways
$151
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl flights.

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl 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 John F. Kennedy Intl 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.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $173, but on average you can expect to pay $193.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl is less than $220.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl on average per day?

Per day, 4 flights depart from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl on average.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in San Francisco or John F. Kennedy Intl?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in San Francisco is typically less than John F. Kennedy Intl. We can gather that this will continue over the next 3 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than John F. Kennedy Intl?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 84 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in John F. Kennedy Intl is typically hotter than in San Francisco. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl?

JetBlue, Delta, and British Airways can get you from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl in just under 5h 19m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. San Francisco and John F. Kennedy Intl are separated by a distance of 2594 mi. All flights are typically nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl round-trip?

According to our current data, JetBlue ($183), Major Airline ($189), and Delta ($193) offers the cheapest pricing from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl. You may be able to fly from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl for 43% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $87 on Delta. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include JetBlue from $97 and British Airways from $104 one-way.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl

Destination information for John F. Kennedy Intl

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl
Flight duration
5h 55m
Average temperature for September in John F. Kennedy Intl
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for September in John F. Kennedy Intl
4.3 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing New York

Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl

Morning 6 AM to noon 51% of SFO to JFK departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 36% of SFO to JFK departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 10% of SFO to JFK departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 3% of SFO to JFK departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from San Francisco to John F. Kennedy Intl
Sunday
37 daily flights
Monday
33 daily flights
Tuesday
28 daily flights
Wednesday
28 daily flights
Thursday
34 daily flights
Friday
35 daily flights
Saturday
28 daily flights
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