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Cheap flights to San Francisco International

Popular in December High demand for flights, 11% potential price rise
Cheapest in January Best time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Average price $315 Average for round-trip flights in April 2020
Round-trip from $109 From New York to San Francisco

Cheapest Prices for San Francisco International flights by month

January
$237
February
$247
March
$267
April
$261
May
$261
June
$287
July
$303
August
$271
September
$263
October
$262
November
$257
December
$280
Currently, the cheapest month for flights to San Francisco International is January. The most expensive month for flights is July. The cheapest prices are shown above but prices will vary according to departure times, airlines, class and how early you book.

When is the best time to fly to San Francisco International?

Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
NYC - SFO
Price
$237 - $369
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.72 inches
January is typically the best time to fly to San Francisco International, but there are other times where great deals are available. September tends to be the warmest period in San Francisco International so if you are looking for sun or warmer climates then look to fly around this time. December is the wettest if you need to factor this in to your plans.

When is the best time to book flights to San Francisco International?

The price you pay for your flight to San Francisco International may vary depending on when you book.For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 60 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.

Which day is cheapest to fly to San Francisco International?

Thursday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to San Francisco International. Flying on Sunday will result in higher flight prices.

What time of day is cheapest to fly?

Flights in the morning are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to San Francisco International. Flights at noon are usually the most expensive.

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is located 13 miles (21 km) south of downtown San Francisco and is the largest airport in the Bay Area and the second-busiest airport in California.

Comprising four terminals – Terminals 1, 2, 3 and the International Terminal – that form a ring around a multi-story Domestic Airport parking garage, San Francisco International is easy to navigate. Terminals 1-3 handle all domestic flights, while the International Terminal mainly manages international flights. Customs, immigrations and baggage claims are generally fast; staff are friendly, signage is good and transport to and from the airport is excellent.  Delays are common, though, due to the region’s adverse weather patterns; however, there are plans to extend the runways in order to aid aircraft flying in low visibility conditions.

San Francisco International is clean and modern. With its newly revamped Terminal 2 housing an award-winning aviation museum and library, along with an extensive array of retail, dining, entertainment and health establishments, it is truly a world-class facility.

Flights to San Francisco International Airport comes from a number of destinations worldwide, including Toronto, Paris, Tokyo, London, Hong Kong, Seoul, Lima, Frankfurt, Singapore, San Salvador, Beijing, Mexico City, Sydney and Cancun, in addition to numerous domestic routes.

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