Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Milan (MIL)

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The best prices from San Francisco to Milan are usually found in October or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Milan (MIL)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to MIL flight in 2021: compare San Francisco to Milan flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Milan.
SFO - MIL
Price
$632 - $890
MIL
Temperature
44.6 - 87.8 °F
MIL
Rainfall
0.9 - 4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$632

From San Francisco to Milan

One-way from

$265

One-way flight from San Francisco to Milan

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 Milan?

Wednesday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from San Francisco to Milan. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Milan.

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

To save up to 41% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 58 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 Milan from $1,024 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,129 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Milan?

October is one of the best times of the year to fly to Milan from San Francisco. Prices for October average $859 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $471. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a October flight can save you 25% on your journey compared to booking in October

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Milan (SFO - MIL)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 9% on flights from San Francisco to Milan by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Milan in May, June 2021

The best prices found for SFO to MIL flights for May, June
8 Jun - 18 Jun
$487pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MXP
Milan Malpensa
MXP
Milan Malpensa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
15 Jun - 27 Jun
$498pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MXP
Milan Malpensa
MXP
Milan Malpensa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
9 Jun - 20 Jun
$503pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MXP
Milan Malpensa
MXP
Milan Malpensa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Milan 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Milan from San Francisco found for this year
10 Oct - 19 Oct
$395pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BGY
Bergamo Orio Al Serio
BGY
Bergamo Orio Al Serio
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
4 Oct - 16 Oct
$429pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MXP
Milan Malpensa
MXP
Milan Malpensa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
10 Sep - 25 Sep
$433pp
SFO
San Francisco
SAS
 
1 STOP
MXP
Milan Malpensa
MXP
Milan Malpensa
SAS
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Milan

Late deals on round-trip flights to Milan from San Francisco, departing today and this week
22 May - 16 Jun
$580pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BGY
Bergamo Orio Al Serio
BGY
Bergamo Orio Al Serio
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
22 May - 5 Jun
$613pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BGY
Bergamo Orio Al Serio
BGY
Bergamo Orio Al Serio
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
22 May - 31 May
$629pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BGY
Bergamo Orio Al Serio
BGY
Bergamo Orio Al Serio
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Milan from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Milan
4:20 pm - 8:10 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
30h 50m
SFO - MXP
Multiple Airlines
$280
Kiwi.com
1:00 pm - 10:15 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
36h 15m
SFO - MXP
Multiple Airlines
$295
Kiwi.com
3:26 am - 8:05 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
19h 39m
SFO - MXP
Multiple Airlines
$265
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Milan

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

Alitalia is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from San Francisco to Milan include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Milan have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from San Francisco to Milan have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Air Italy, Lufthansa, and Delta are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Air Italy with this kind of flexibility.

What airport do you fly from for flights from San Francisco to Milan?

Most people fly from San Francisco (SFO) if they book a flight from San Francisco to Milan. On average, San Francisco has 0 outbound flights to Milan per day from 20 airlines. San Francisco is conveniently located just 11.8 mi from San Francisco’s city center.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Milan for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Milan for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $395, but on average you can expect to pay $459.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Milan for under $400 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from San Francisco to Milan, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Milan for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Milan within the next 7 days for less than $600.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Milan?

Expect the weather to be around 88 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Milan is generally hotter than in San Francisco.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Milan?

There are many flights that can get you from San Francisco to Milan in 14h. Fly via SAS, Iberia, or American Airlines to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Francisco to Milan round-trip?

Currently priced at $433, SAS will fly you from San Francisco to Milan and back. In addition to SAS, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Vueling for as low as $520. These flights start at 41% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Milan

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

Destination information for Milan

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Francisco to Milan.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = €0.83
Average temperature for May in Milan
75.2 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Milan
2.8 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Milan

Milan Linate (LIN)

Top 10 airlines flying from San Francisco to Milan

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Milan 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
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
$292 $566 No cancel fee N/A
Finnair
$447 $648 No cancel fee 76%
Air France
$549 $740 No cancel fee 77%
Iberia
$626 $765 No cancel fee 77%
Turkish Airlines
$639 $797 No cancel fee 77%
British Airways
$528 $834 No cancel fee 70%
KLM
$536 $847 No cancel fee 75%
SWISS
$610 $855 No cancel fee 79%
Delta
$617 $931 No cancel fee N/A
Air Canada
$600 $943 No cancel fee 67%
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