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

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

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to JFK flight in 2022: compare San Francisco to John F Kennedy Intl flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in John F Kennedy Intl.
SFO - JFK
Price
$247 - $422
JFK
Temperature
33.8 - 77 °F
JFK
Precipitation
2.8 - 4.5 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$247

From San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way from

$88

One-way flight from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport?

To save up to 88% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 30 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport from $392 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $593 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport as you normally would.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to John F Kennedy Intl in January, February 2022

The best prices found for SFO to JFK flights for January, February
12 Feb - 12 Feb
$132pp
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
8 Feb - 9 Feb
$134pp
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
9 Feb - 10 Feb
$135pp
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to John F Kennedy Intl 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to John F Kennedy Intl from San Francisco found for this year
8 Mar - 8 Mar
$131pp
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
1 Mar - 1 Mar
$132pp
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
8 Feb - 9 Feb
$134pp
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

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

Save time with San Francisco to John F Kennedy Intl direct flight deals
8 Mar - 8 Mar
$131pp
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
1 Mar - 1 Mar
$132pp
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
8 Feb - 9 Feb
$134pp
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
5 Feb - 8 Feb
$169pp
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
5 Feb - 12 Feb
$178pp
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
5 Feb - 8 Feb
$183pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
United Airlines
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
5:14 pm - 1:30 am
JetBlue
Nonstop
5h 16m
SFO - JFK
JetBlue
12:42 am - 12:59 pm
Delta
1 Stop
9h 17m
SFO - JFK
Delta
$98
Delta
3:00 am - 11:34 am
Alaska Airlines
Nonstop
5h 34m
SFO - JFK
Alaska Airlines
$101
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Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to John F Kennedy Intl

What airport do you fly from for flights from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl?

If you book a flight to New York John F Kennedy Intl from San Francisco, you will be flying from San Francisco, which is the city’s only airport. San Francisco (SFO) is located 11.8 mi from the center of San Francisco. There are 69 flights from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl per day from 10 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

JetBlue, Alaska Airlines, and Delta 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 New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Alaska Airlines for just $131, but on average you can expect to pay $145.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport is less than $146.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

On average, you can expect to see 46 flights from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport a day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 4% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 41% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 20% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 35% of flight departures

How long is the flight from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport?

A quick flight from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport can take about 5h 24m. Alaska Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $131. The distance from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport is about 2594 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

Alaska Airlines, at $131, was found to be the cheapest airline from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include JetBlue and Delta. You may be able to fly from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport for 56% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $48 on Alaska Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Delta from $79 and JetBlue from $88 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport?

Before booking your flight from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, Endeavor Airlines or American Airlines.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport?

Looking for the cheapest flight from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport? While on average our users pay $581, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $136. The most popular route (San Francisco - New York John F Kennedy Intl), is priced around $139.

What are the most reliable airlines from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport?

Consider Icelandair (96%), Gulf Air (95%) or Royal Jordanian (94%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for John F Kennedy Intl (JFK)

Do I need a COVID test to fly to John F Kennedy Intl from San Francisco?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to New York John F Kennedy Intl within the United States

Most visitors from San Francisco need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter New York John F Kennedy Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to New York John F Kennedy Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to quarantine after entering New York John F Kennedy Intl.

Do I need a test to fly back to San Francisco from John F Kennedy Intl?

Returning to San Francisco from New York John F Kennedy Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to San Francisco.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl are not required to quarantine after entering San Francisco.

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Alternative routes for San Francisco to John F Kennedy Intl

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

Destination information for John F Kennedy Intl

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Francisco to John F Kennedy Intl.
Flight duration from SFO to New York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 04m
Average temperature for January in John F Kennedy Intl
42.8 °F
Avg rainfall for January in John F Kennedy Intl
3.3 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing New York

Top 7 airlines flying from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to John F Kennedy Intl choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Delta
$118 $352 No cancel fee N/A
Alaska Airlines
$118 $323 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$127 $316 No cancel fee 71%
Spirit Airlines
$134 $325 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$137 $353 No cancel fee 69%
JetBlue
$142 $362 No cancel fee 62%
Frontier
$169 $364 No cancel fee 62%

Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to John F Kennedy Intl

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Francisco towards John F Kennedy Intl.
Morning 6 AM to noon 60% of SFO to JFK departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 24% of SFO to JFK departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 14% of SFO to JFK departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 2% of SFO to JFK departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from San Francisco to John F Kennedy Intl
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Francisco to John F Kennedy Intl.
Sunday
72 daily flights
Monday
75 daily flights
Tuesday
68 daily flights
Wednesday
83 daily flights
Thursday
70 daily flights
Friday
68 daily flights
Saturday
48 daily flights
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