Cheap flights from San Francisco to Newark (SFO - EWR)

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The best prices from San Francisco to Newark are usually found in August or January, booked 34 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 Newark (EWR)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to EWR flight in 2021: compare San Francisco to Newark flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Newark.
SFO - EWR
Price
$263 - $476
EWR
Temperature
42.8 - 87.8 °F
EWR
Rainfall
2.8 - 4.5 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$263

From San Francisco to Newark

One-way from

$126

One-way flight from San Francisco to Newark

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 Newark?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from San Francisco to Newark. 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 Newark.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from San Francisco to Newark, book at least 21 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 26% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $229 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $301.

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

Flights from San Francisco to Newark lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Francisco to Newark in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $62.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Newark (SFO - EWR)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Francisco to Newark in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 10% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

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

The best prices found for SFO to EWR flights for May, June
11 May - 19 May
$221pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
10 May - 19 May
$223pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
16 May - 19 May
$224pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Newark 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Newark from San Francisco found for this year
11 May - 19 May
$221pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
10 May - 19 May
$223pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
16 May - 19 May
$224pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to Newark from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Newark direct flight deals
31 Aug - 1 Sep
$246pp
SFO
San Francisco
JetBlue
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
JetBlue
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
23 Sep - 26 Sep
$251pp
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
16 Aug - 27 Aug
$255pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Newark

Late deals on round-trip flights to Newark from San Francisco, departing today and this week
16 May - 19 May
$224pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
19 May - 24 May
$243pp
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
18 May - 25 May
$253pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Newark from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Newark
5:00 pm - 1:22 am
JetBlue
Nonstop
5h 22m
SFO - EWR
JetBlue
1:20 am - 4:23 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
12h 03m
SFO - EWR
American Airlines
12:59 pm - 7:59 pm
Frontier
2 Stops
28h 00m
SFO - EWR
Frontier
$147
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Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Newark

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

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alaska Airlines is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from San Francisco to Newark are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, and Delta flying from San Francisco to Newark have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

If you book a flight to Newark 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 14 flights from San Francisco to Newark per day from 9 different airlines.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Newark for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Newark for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $224, but on average you can expect to pay $257.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Newark for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Newark under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Newark is less than $300.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Newark for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Newark within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from San Francisco to Newark Intl?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday.

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

Per day, 4 flights depart from San Francisco to Newark on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Newark Intl?

Expected rainfall in San Francisco is more than in Newark Intl. You can expect this to be the case over the next 7 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Newark Intl?

Temperatures around the 88 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in Newark Intl is hotter than in San Francisco. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Newark?

Departing from San Francisco to Newark will take you 5h 09m. Airlines will cover a distance of 2573 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

According to our current data, Frontier ($243), JetBlue ($246), and United Airlines ($251) offers the cheapest pricing from San Francisco to Newark. Frontier is priced at 23% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

$90 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier. You may also be able to find cheap deals on JetBlue and American Airlines, with prices starting from $126 and $133, respectively.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Newark

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

Destination information for Newark

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Francisco to Newark.
Flight duration
5h 56m
Average temperature for May in Newark
75.2 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Newark
3.9 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Newark

Top 8 airlines flying from San Francisco to Newark

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Newark 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
Spirit Airlines
$111 $254 No cancel fee 65%
Sun Country Air
$118 $289 No cancel fee 83%
American Airlines
$126 $295 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$118 $307 No cancel fee N/A
Alaska Airlines
$127 $319 No cancel fee 75%
JetBlue
$131 $344 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$138 $390 No cancel fee 69%
Frontier
$128 $424 No cancel fee 62%

Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Newark

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Francisco towards Newark.
Morning 6 AM to noon 69% of SFO to EWR departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 20% of SFO to EWR departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 10% of SFO to EWR departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of SFO to EWR departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from San Francisco to Newark
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Francisco to Newark.
Sunday
19 daily flights
Monday
19 daily flights
Tuesday
9 daily flights
Wednesday
12 daily flights
Thursday
16 daily flights
Friday
18 daily flights
Saturday
10 daily flights