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

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The best prices from San Francisco to Munich Franz Josef Strauss are usually found in October or November, booked 60 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 Munich (MUC)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to MUC flight in 2022: compare San Francisco to Munich flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Munich.
SFO - MUC
Price
$658 - $1,084
MUC
Temperature
30.2 - 62.6 °F
MUC
Precipitation
1.6 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$658

From San Francisco to Munich Franz Josef Strauss

One-way from

$312

One-way flight from San Francisco to Munich Franz Josef Strauss

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
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 morning. Doing so could potentially save you 31% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 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 61 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 $1,017, or $1,116 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

October is one of the best times of the year to fly to Munich from San Francisco. Prices for October average $820 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $423. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a October flight can save you 32% on your journey compared to booking in October

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 41% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Munich in January, February 2022

The best prices found for SFO to MUC flights for January, February
12 Feb - 19 Feb
$445pp
SFO
San Francisco
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
28 Feb - 9 Mar
$542pp
SFO
San Francisco
SAS
 
1 STOP
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
SAS
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
28 Feb - 9 Mar
$550pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Munich 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Munich from San Francisco found for this year
12 Feb - 19 Feb
$445pp
SFO
San Francisco
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
4 Oct - 3 Nov
$496pp
SFO
San Francisco
SAS
 
1 STOP
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
SAS
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
14 Aug - 6 Sep
$499pp
SFO
San Francisco
SAS
 
1 STOP
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
SAS
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to Munich from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Munich direct flight deals
24 Mar - 30 Apr
$599pp
SFO
San Francisco
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
28 Feb - 14 Mar
$600pp
SFO
San Francisco
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
12 Mar - 20 Mar
$601pp
SFO
San Francisco
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
Lufthansa
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Munich

Late deals on round-trip flights to Munich from San Francisco, departing today and this week
3 Feb - 9 Feb
$561pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
3 Feb - 11 Feb
$572pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
31 Jan - 12 May
$642pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
MUC
Munich Franz Josef Strauss
Vueling
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Franz Josef Strauss from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Munich
2:45 pm - 2:55 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
15h 10m
SFO - MUC
Multiple Airlines
$312
Kiwi.com
12:10 pm - 1:40 pm
SAS
1 Stop
16h 30m
SFO - MUC
SAS
$324
flugladen.de
8:20 am - 10:55 am
SAS
1 Stop
18h 35m
SFO - MUC
SAS
$327
JustFly

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">San Francisco</span> to <span class="emphasized">Munich</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Munich

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 4 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. 11h 00m 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, British Airways, and United 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 $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Munich for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on TAP AIR PORTUGAL for just $445, but on average you can expect to pay $538.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Munich for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Munich under $600. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Munich is less than $678.

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

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

How popular is this San Francisco to Munich flight route?

Flights from San Francisco to Munich Franz Josef Strauss have been viewed 44 times in the past calendar month.

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

TAP AIR PORTUGAL, at $445, was found to be the cheapest airline from San Francisco to Munich. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be SAS. You may be able to fly from San Francisco to Munich for 45% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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 Austrian Airlines (100%), Brussels Airlines (100%) and Air New Zealand (100%).

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Munich?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $320. While the most popular route (San Francisco - Munich Franz Josef Strauss) can be booked for $561 on average our data indicates $1,703 when flying from San Francisco to Munich.

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

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

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Munich, Germany

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Munich from San Francisco?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Francisco to Munich Franz Josef Strauss

Most visitors from San Francisco need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Munich Franz Josef Strauss.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 24 Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Munich Franz Josef Strauss.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to quarantine after entering Munich Franz Josef Strauss.

Do I need a test to fly back to San Francisco from Munich?

Returning to San Francisco from Munich Franz Josef Strauss

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Munich Franz Josef Strauss must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to San Francisco.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Munich Franz Josef Strauss are not required to quarantine after entering San Francisco.

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Alternative routes for San Francisco to Munich

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

Destination information for Munich

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Francisco to Munich.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = €0.89
Average temperature for January in Munich
37.4 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Munich
0.5 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Munich

Top 10 airlines flying from San Francisco to Munich Franz Josef Strauss

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.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
$337 $666 No cancel fee 71%
British Airways
$339 $651 No cancel fee 70%
Iberia
$345 $466 No cancel fee 77%
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
$355 $770 No cancel fee N/A
Finnair
$368 $678 No cancel fee 76%
Delta
$388 $778 No cancel fee N/A
KLM
$455 $959 No cancel fee 75%
Icelandair
$466 $1,021 No cancel fee 76%
Air France
$480 $1,960 No cancel fee 77%
Air Canada
$535 $1,027 No cancel fee 67%

Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Munich

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Francisco towards Munich.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 50% of SFO to MUC departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 50% of SFO to MUC departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of SFO to MUC departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of SFO to MUC departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from San Francisco to Munich
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Francisco to Munich.
Sunday
3 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
3 daily flights
Wednesday
0 flights
Thursday
8 daily flights
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
8 daily flights
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