Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Munich (MUC)

SFO — MUC
Jan 31 — Feb 71

The best prices from San Francisco to Munich Franz Josef Strauss are usually found in March or April, booked 30 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from San Francisco (SFO) to Munich (MUC)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to MUC flight in 2023: compare San Francisco to Munich flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Munich.

SFO - MUC

Price

$671 - $1,439

MUC

Temperature

30.2 - 62.6 °F

MUC

Rainfall

1.6 - 4.7 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 28% potential price rise
Cheapest inMarchBest time to find cheap flights, 36% potential price drop
Round-trip from$671From San Francisco to Munich Franz Josef Strauss
One-way from$284One-way flight from San Francisco to Munich Franz Josef Strauss

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco to Munich?

Travelers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 15% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 31 days in advance to save up to 40% 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 31 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 Munich 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,434, or $1,688 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to Munich from San Francisco. Prices for March average $1,042 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $446. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July. Opting for a March flight can save you 38% on your journey compared to booking in July

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Munich (SFO - MUC)?

It’s typically best to fly out from San Francisco to Munich in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 44% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Munich in January, February 2023

The best prices found for SFO to MUC flights for January, February
Feb 26 - Mar 12
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

1 stop

14h 15m
MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

35h 25m
$660

Scandinavian Airlines

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Feb 28 - Mar 8
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

1 stop

14h 15m
MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

38h 25m
$688

Scandinavian Airlines

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Feb 26 - Mar 12
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

1 stop

14h 15m
MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

39h 10m
$698

Scandinavian Airlines

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San Francisco to Munich 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Munich from San Francisco found for this year
Mar 6 - Mar 13
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

1 stop

21h 30m
MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 50m
$595

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 1/26

Oct 1 - Oct 9
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

1 stop

35h 25m
MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

27h 35m
$605

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Mar 25 - Apr 11
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

1 stop

34h 05m
MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

27h 35m
$616

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Cheap TAP AIR PORTUGAL flights from San Francisco to Munich

Mar 6 - Mar 13
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

1 stop

21h 30m
MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 50m
$595

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Mar 25 - Apr 11
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

1 stop

34h 05m
MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

27h 35m
$616

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Mar 25 - Apr 11
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

1 stop

34h 05m
MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

27h 35m
$620

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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  • One of the most popular airlines traveling from San Francisco to Munich is TAP AIR PORTUGAL. Flights from TAP AIR PORTUGAL traveling this route typically cost $1,223.31 RT. This price is typically 49% more expensive than other airlines that offer San Francisco to Munich flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $718. The most popular departure airport in San Francisco when flying to Munich is San Francisco Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting Munich is Munich Franz Josef Strauss Airport. When flying from San Francisco to Munich, TAP AIR PORTUGAL flights are 6% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Scandinavian Airlines flights from San Francisco to Munich

Feb 26 - Mar 12
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

1 stop

14h 15m
MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

35h 25m
$660

Scandinavian Airlines

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Mar 10 - Mar 20
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

2 stops

31h 05m
MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

31h 15m
$663

Scandinavian Airlines

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Mar 6 - Mar 12
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

2 stops

35h 00m
MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

35h 25m
$668

Scandinavian Airlines

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  • If you’re traveling from San Francisco to Munich, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is Scandinavian Airlines. Flights from Scandinavian Airlines traveling this route typically cost $1,252.80 RT. This price is typically 53% more expensive than other airlines that offer San Francisco to Munich flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $670. When traveling from San Francisco to Munich on Scandinavian Airlines, the most popular airport to depart from is San Francisco Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Munich Franz Josef Strauss Airport. When flying from San Francisco to Munich, Scandinavian Airlines flights are -7% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to Munich from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Munich direct flight deals
Mar 14 - Mar 28
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

Nonstop

11h 05m
MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

11h 40m
$665

Lufthansa

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Mar 1 - Mar 23
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

Nonstop

11h 05m
MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

11h 50m
$763

Lufthansa

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Deal found 1/25

Mar 9 - Mar 30
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

Nonstop

11h 05m
MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

11h 40m
$765

Lufthansa

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Deal found 1/26

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Munich

Late deals on return flights to Munich from San Francisco, departing today and this week
Feb 3 - Feb 23
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

1 stop

16h 55m
MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

28h 30m
$844

Aer Lingus

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Deal found 1/24

Feb 3 - Feb 23
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

1 stop

16h 55m
MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

28h 30m
$864

Aer Lingus

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Feb 3 - Feb 23
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

2 stops

27h 10m
MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

16h 20m
$985

Scandinavian Airlines

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One-way flights to Munich from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Munich
Feb 27
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

1 stop

15h 00m
$284

TAP AIR PORTUGAL

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Deal found 1/24

May 14
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

1 stop

28h 25m
$372

Vueling

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Deal found 1/25

Apr 29
SFO

San Francisco

MUC

Munich Franz Josef Strauss

3 stops

21h 30m
$401

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/25

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Munich

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,146 reviews

Comfort

7.4

Food

6.8

Crew

8.2

Overall

7.6

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

I was not able to sleep in premium economy. I wish that the business class fare was not so expensive.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,146 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,146 reviews

Comfort

7.4

Food

6.8

Crew

8.2

Overall

7.6

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

I was not able to sleep in premium economy. I wish that the business class fare was not so expensive.

Turkish Airlines
7.3
Good
1,131 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,146 reviews

Comfort

7.4

Food

6.8

Crew

8.2

Overall

7.6

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

I was not able to sleep in premium economy. I wish that the business class fare was not so expensive.

Scandinavian Airlines
6.9
Okay
103 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,146 reviews

Comfort

7.4

Food

6.8

Crew

8.2

Overall

7.6

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

I was not able to sleep in premium economy. I wish that the business class fare was not so expensive.

Lufthansa
6.7
Okay
872 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,146 reviews

Comfort

7.4

Food

6.8

Crew

8.2

Overall

7.6

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

I was not able to sleep in premium economy. I wish that the business class fare was not so expensive.

Air Canada
6.6
Okay
651 reviews
United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,146 reviews

Comfort

7.4

Food

6.8

Crew

8.2

Overall

7.6

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

I was not able to sleep in premium economy. I wish that the business class fare was not so expensive.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Francisco to Munich flights.

What airports do I use to fly from San Francisco to Munich?

If you wish to fly to Munich from San Francisco, then you need to book flights from San Francisco to Munich Franz Josef Strauss. There are 7 flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Franz Josef Strauss (MUC) per day to choose from. Flights to Munich from San Francisco are available from 20 different airlines, which means you should have some options if you want to compare airfare deals. 10h 55m is how long a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Munich Franz Josef Strauss typically takes.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Munich Franz Josef Strauss have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from San Francisco to Munich Franz Josef Strauss that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Lufthansa, United Airlines, and Scandinavian Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Munich for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Munich for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on TAP AIR PORTUGAL for just $595, but on average you can expect to pay $665.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Munich for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Munich under $700. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Munich is less than $873.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Munich for under $900?

There are currently 8+ open flights from San Francisco to Munich within the next 7 days for less than $900.

How popular is this San Francisco to Munich flight route?

Flights from San Francisco to Munich Franz Josef Strauss have been viewed 12 times in the past calendar month.

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

TAP AIR PORTUGAL, at $595, was found to be the cheapest airline from San Francisco to Munich.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Vueling and Scandinavian Airlines. You may be able to fly from San Francisco to Munich for 42% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Francisco to Munich one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $284 on TAP AIR PORTUGAL. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Vueling from $372 and Scandinavian Airlines from $410 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Francisco to Munich?

Consider American Airlines, Air Canada or Air France when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from San Francisco to Munich.

What are the most reliable airlines from San Francisco to Munich?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from San Francisco to Munich are Air Canada (78%), United Airlines (70%) and Lufthansa (70%).

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Munich?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $403. While the most popular route (San Francisco - Munich Franz Josef Strauss) can be booked for $620 on average our data indicates $3,826 when flying from San Francisco to Munich.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Munich

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Top 10 airlines flying from San Francisco to Munich

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Munich choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$13Average$20FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FinnairCheapest$368Average$678FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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Scandinavian AirlinesCheapest$501Average$681FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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TAP AIR PORTUGALCheapest$518Average$856FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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VuelingCheapest$629Average$922FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time88%COVID-19 safety
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LufthansaCheapest$670Average$1,253FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$682Average$1,231FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Turkish AirlinesCheapest$698Average$776FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$704Average$1,261FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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SWISSCheapest$717Average$1,117FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Munich

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42%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
57%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from San Francisco to Munich

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