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Cheap flights from New York to San Francisco International (NYC - SFO)

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

NYC - SFO
Price
$267 - $457
Popular in December High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise
Cheapest in January Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop
Average price $315 Average for round-trip flights in April 2020
Round-trip from $267 From New York to San Francisco International

Cheap flights from New York to San Francisco International in April 2020

The best prices found for JFK to SFO flights for April
9 Apr - 16 Apr
$107pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGA
New York LaGuardia
12 Apr - 17 Apr
$108pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGA
New York LaGuardia
16 Apr - 20 Apr
$109pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGA
New York LaGuardia

New York to San Francisco International 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco International from New York found for this year
11 May - 15 May
$82pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
4 May - 11 May
$84pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
28 May - 31 May
$87pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from New York to San Francisco International

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco International from New York, departing today and this week
9 Apr - 16 Apr
$107pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGA
New York LaGuardia
5 Apr - 16 Apr
$109pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGA
New York LaGuardia
9 Apr - 17 Apr
$111pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to San Francisco International from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to San Francisco International
5:00 am - 8:44 am
JetBlue
Nonstop
6h 44m
JFK - SFO
JetBlue
2:00 pm - 5:52 pm
Major Airline
Nonstop
6h 52m
JFK - SFO
Major Airline
$311
Flightsbank
4:55 am - 8:26 am
Delta
Nonstop
6h 31m
JFK - SFO
Delta
$499
Delta

Alternative routes for New York to San Francisco International

Destination information for San Francisco International

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from New York to San Francisco International
Flight duration
6h 02m

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
John F. Kennedy Intl (JFK)

Airports servicing San Francisco

Weekly flight availability
from New York to San Francisco International
Sunday
124 daily flights
Monday
126 daily flights
Tuesday
118 daily flights
Wednesday
117 daily flights
Thursday
132 daily flights
Friday
122 daily flights
Saturday
84 daily flights

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

Flight FAQs

From New York to San Francisco International

Are flight prices decreasing from New York to San Francisco 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 New York and San Francisco 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.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to San Francisco International for under $100 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from New York to San Francisco International, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to San Francisco International for under $200?

There are currently just 3 open flights from New York to San Francisco International within the next 7 days for less than $200.

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

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from New York to San Francisco was viewed by 286 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What percent of flights are delayed?

Airlines departing from New York to San Francisco are usually on time.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

While looking for the best option consider Delta Air Lines, Inc., our data currently shows that they have the cheapest flight available for the flight path. When traveling from New York to San Francisco, generally 407 flights depart for this route daily.

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

Travelers can expect a nonstop flight to take approximately 7 hours, flying a distance of about 1,599 miles.

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

291 flight departures from New York to San Francisco per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 2% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 33% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 36% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 30% of flight departures

Is New York weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 86 °F range in July. The weather in San Francisco is generally colder than New York's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.