Cheap flights from John F Kennedy Intl (JFK) to San Francisco (SFO)

JFK — SFO
Feb 1 — Feb 81

How to find the cheapest flight from John F Kennedy Intl (JFK) to San Francisco (SFO)

All the information you need to plan the best JFK to SFO flight in 2023: compare John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco.

JFK - SFO

Price

$195 - $605

SFO

Temperature

51.8 - 62.6 °F

SFO

Rainfall

0 - 4.4 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 37% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 49% potential price drop
Round-trip from$195From New York John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco
One-way from$143One-way flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco

How far in advance should I book a flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 24 days in advance, which can save you up to 28% on flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 24 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $422. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $545.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco?

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to San Francisco from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport. Users have commonly found prices around $392 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $158. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco (JFK - SFO)?

When flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco in January, February 2023

The best prices found for JFK to SFO flights for January, February
Feb 15 - Feb 15
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San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 43m
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5h 34m
$180

Alaska Airlines

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Feb 8 - Feb 11
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Nonstop

6h 43m
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5h 34m
$183

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/25

Feb 8 - Feb 11
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Nonstop

6h 44m
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5h 30m
$184

Alaska Airlines

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John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from John F Kennedy Intl found for this year
Feb 15 - Feb 15
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San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 43m
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5h 34m
$180

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/24

Feb 8 - Feb 11
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San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 43m
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5h 34m
$183

Alaska Airlines

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Feb 8 - Feb 11
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Nonstop

6h 44m
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5h 30m
$184

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/24

Cheap Delta flights from John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco

Feb 9 - Feb 10
JFK

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Nonstop

6h 50m
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5h 30m
$215

Delta

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Deal found 1/26

Feb 10 - Feb 19
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Nonstop

6h 47m
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5h 30m
$218

Delta

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Deal found 1/25

Feb 8 - Feb 18
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6h 47m
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5h 15m
$238

Delta

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Deal found 1/24

  • One of the most popular airlines traveling from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco is Delta. Flights from Delta traveling this route typically cost $322.46 RT. This price is typically 67% cheaper than other airlines that offer New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $129. New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport is the most common New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport airport to take off from when flying to San Francisco. San Francisco Airport is the most popular arrival airport in San Francisco. When flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco, Delta flights are 21% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap JetBlue flights from John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco

Feb 22 - Feb 22
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Nonstop

6h 37m
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5h 21m
$193

JetBlue

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Deal found 1/24

Feb 10 - Feb 15
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Nonstop

6h 41m
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5h 28m
$208

JetBlue

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Deal found 1/25

Feb 15 - Feb 21
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1 stop

12h 52m
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5h 25m
$233

JetBlue

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Deal found 1/25

  • JetBlue is one of the most popular airlines used for those traveling from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco. Flights from JetBlue traveling this route typically cost $395.20 RT. This price is typically 49% more expensive than other airlines that offer New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $140. The most popular departure airport in New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport when flying to San Francisco is New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting San Francisco is San Francisco Airport. When flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco, JetBlue flights are 20% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from John F Kennedy Intl

Save time with John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco direct flight deals
Feb 15 - Feb 15
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San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 43m
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5h 34m
$180

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/24

Feb 8 - Feb 11
JFK

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San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 43m
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5h 34m
$183

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/25

Feb 8 - Feb 11
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San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 44m
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5h 30m
$184

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/24

Last minute flights from John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco

Late deals on return flights to San Francisco from John F Kennedy Intl, departing today and this week
Jan 31 - Feb 9
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New York John F Kennedy Intl

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San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 44m
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5h 30m
$240

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/25

Feb 1 - Feb 8
JFK

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San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 43m
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5h 36m
$241

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/24

Jan 31 - Feb 8
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San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 44m
SFO

San Francisco

JFK

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5h 34m
$244

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/25

One-way flights to San Francisco from John F Kennedy Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco
Apr 13
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New York John F Kennedy Intl

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Nonstop

6h 32m
$53

JetBlue

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Deal found 1/26

Feb 21
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Nonstop

6h 54m
$84

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/26

Feb 14
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New York John F Kennedy Intl

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San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 44m
$86

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/24

Reviews of Airlines Servicing San Francisco

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

They lost my luggage on my way to NY and then again on my way to SF, horrible

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

They lost my luggage on my way to NY and then again on my way to SF, horrible

Delta
7.9
Good
1,998 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

They lost my luggage on my way to NY and then again on my way to SF, horrible

JetBlue
7.7
Good
362 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

They lost my luggage on my way to NY and then again on my way to SF, horrible

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,666 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

They lost my luggage on my way to NY and then again on my way to SF, horrible

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to San Francisco from New York John F Kennedy Intl?

San Francisco (SFO), located 11.8 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco. 10 airlines have flights to San Francisco from New York John F Kennedy Intl on a regular basis. Booking flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 87 inbound flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl per day.

Which airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Alaska Airlines, JetBlue, and Delta are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Alaska Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Alaska Airlines for just $180, but on average you can expect to pay $199.

Are there nonstop flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco is less than $199.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco?

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

How many flights depart from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco on average per day?

Per day, 19 flights depart from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 74% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 26% of flight departures

How long is the flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco?

For as low as $180, Alaska Airlines can have you in San Francisco from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport in 6h 37m. The distance between New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport and San Francisco is about 2594 mi. All flights are typically nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco round-trip?

Alaska Airlines, at $180, was found to be the cheapest airline from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include JetBlue and Delta. Alaska Airlines is priced at 52% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco one-way?

$53 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from JetBlue. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Alaska Airlines and Delta, with prices starting from $84 and $104, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco?

Before booking your flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco check out the most popular airlines for this route: Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines.

What are the most reliable airlines from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco on time: Emirates (100%), Kenya Airways (93%), Fiji Airways (92%).

What are the cheapest flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco?

On average you can expect to pay $831 for a flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to San Francisco. The cheapest flight overall is $109 while the most popular route, (New York John F Kennedy Intl - San Francisco) is currently priced at $191.

Alternative routes for John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco

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Top 8 airlines flying from John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$14Average$21FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$129Average$322FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$130Average$357FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$140Average$395FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$149Average$391FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$157Average$393FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$179Average$338FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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Breeze AirwaysCheapest$182Average$246FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco

See what time of day planes typically take off from John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco
6%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
25%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
42%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
27%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from John F Kennedy Intl to San Francisco
Sunday78daily flights
Monday100daily flights
Tuesday101daily flights
Wednesday101daily flights
Thursday91daily flights
Friday93daily flights
Saturday47daily flights
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