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The best prices from San Francisco to New York are usually found in January or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

$480
$400
$330
$252
Price
$252 - $411
Temperature
43 - 86 °F
Rainfall
3 - 5 inches
Most popular in December High demand for flights, 8% potential price rise
Cheapest in January Best time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price $257 Price for this month
Cheapest price $252 From San Francisco to New York

Cheap flights from San Francisco to New York in February 2020

The best prices found for SFO to JFK flights for February
26 Feb - 3 Mar
$234pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
25 Feb - 3 Mar
$238pp
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
29 Feb - 10 Mar
$243pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to New York 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from San Francisco found for this year
25 Mar - 27 Mar
$187pp
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
24 Mar - 25 Mar
$192pp
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
24 Mar - 28 Mar
$197pp
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

Non-stop flights to New York from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to New York direct flight deals
13 Mar - 19 Mar
$183pp
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
25 Mar - 27 Mar
$187pp
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
9 Mar - 10 Mar
$192pp
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to New York

Late deals on round-trip flights to New York from San Francisco, departing today and this week
26 Feb - 3 Mar
$234pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
25 Feb - 3 Mar
$238pp
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
19 Feb - 4 Mar
$254pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to New York from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to New York
7:25 pm - 3:59 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
5h 34m
SFO - EWR
United Airlines
$152
United
6:35 am - 3:20 pm
British Airways
Nonstop
5h 45m
SFO - JFK
British Airways
$158
Flighttix
5:40 pm - 2:00 am
Austrian Airlines
Nonstop
5h 20m
SFO - EWR
Austrian Airlines
$162
Elumbus

Alternative routes for San Francisco to New York

Destination information for New York

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Francisco to New York
Flight duration
6h 06m
Average temperature for February in New York
44.6 °F
Avg rainfall for February in New York
2.6 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing New York

La Guardia (LGA)
Newark Intl (EWR)
John F. Kennedy Intl (JFK)
Weekly flight availability
from San Francisco to New York
Sunday
126 daily flights
Monday
129 daily flights
Tuesday
145 daily flights
Wednesday
130 daily flights
Thursday
145 daily flights
Friday
151 daily flights
Saturday
105 daily flights

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

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to New York

San Franciscans don't ever have to leave "The City" to find a good time, but once in a while, they like to do things New York style. That's why United Airlines and other carriers offer more than 185 flights from San Francisco to New York City every week.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from San Francisco to New York have been viewed 322 times in the past calendar month.

What percent of flights are delayed?

Based on our current data flights from San Francisco to New York are usually delayed by up to 18min. or more.

How many passenger seats are available on a flight on this route?

Generally, 104,171,929 passengers can be accommodated when flying from San Francisco to New York on commercial airlines.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

When searching, try setting your filters to view flights for Delta Air Lines, Inc., as currently they have the cheapest options available from San Francisco to New York. On average you can find 161 flights for this flight path daily.

How long does the flight from San Francisco to New York take?

A typical nonstop flight can take about 6 hours, covering about 1,599 miles.

How many flights depart from San Francisco to New York on average per day?

Per day, 365 flights depart from San Francisco to New York on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 16% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 44% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 20% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 20% of flight departures

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than New York?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 86 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in New York is generally hotter than in San Francisco. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

What days are nonstop flights available from San Francisco to New York?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to New York City?

A typical flight from San Francisco to New York takes around five hours and 45 minutes, assuming no delays.

Which airlines operate flights from New York City to San Francisco?

Delta, United, and American Airlines operate flights from San Francisco to New York City. JetBlue, Virgin Airlines, and Sun Country also provide non-stop and connecting flights from SFO to JFK, LaGuardia, and other New York City airports.

How frequent are flights between New York City and San Francisco?

Travelers with The Big Apple on their mind are pleased to make reservations on hundreds of flights between New York City and San Francisco every week.

Which airports serve New York City to San Francisco?

San Francisco's international airport sits approximately 13 miles south of the city in unincorporated San Mateo County. SFO is the second-busiest airport in California serving more than 53 million passengers every year. Travelers to and from New York City are served by John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and LaGuardia International Airport (LGA).

Which direct flight route between New York City and San Francisco is cheapest?

The cheapest price for a ticket from SFO to any airport in New York cITY is around $242. Savvy travelers can take advantage of special last minute travel deals that can save a lot of money, but are not as sure a deal as reserved tickets with a major air carrier. If you have an important business meeting, you should reserve a seat and pay for your ticket in advance. Many travelers save money by flying out of Oakland International Airport (OAK). Fondly nicknamed "Baghdad by the Bay," San Francisco is a city beloved by many. With its exceptional architecture, superior culinary options, and fascinating history, "The City" offers the best of old California along with 21st century innovation. At a mere 47.9 square miles, San Francisco delivers charm, sophistication, and a good workout on its hilly sidewalks. New York City boasts a bigger population than any other city in the USA. NYC comprises five distinct boroughs and is home to the United Nations, the Empire State Building, and the magnificent Central Park. If you wish to be one of the 5,000 passengers who fly from San Francisco to New York City each day, search our site for tickets that suit your budget and timeline. We make it easy to find the best ticket prices.