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Cheap flights from Long Island to San Francisco (SFO)

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

Find a great deal and save up to 99% by booking at least 61 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Long Island to San Francisco within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $416.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Long Island to San Francisco (ETX - SFO)?

When flying from Long Island 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 Long Island to San Francisco in January, February 2022

The best prices found for Long Island to SFO flights for January, February
Feb 15 - Feb 19
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 41m
SFO

San Francisco

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

5h 30m
$113

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/19/22

Feb 9 - Feb 9
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 41m
SFO

San Francisco

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

5h 30m
$114

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/19/22

Feb 23 - Mar 16
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 50m
SFO

San Francisco

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

5h 20m
$119

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/19/22

Long Island to San Francisco 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Long Island found for this year
Mar 5 - Mar 9
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 54m
SFO

San Francisco

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

5h 20m
$107

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/18/22

Mar 1 - Mar 5
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 54m
SFO

San Francisco

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

5h 30m
$112

Alaska Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Feb 15 - Feb 19
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 41m
SFO

San Francisco

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

5h 30m
$113

Alaska Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Long Island

Save time with Long Island to San Francisco direct flight deals
Mar 5 - Mar 9
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 54m
SFO

San Francisco

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

5h 20m
$107

Alaska Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/18/22

Mar 1 - Mar 5
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 54m
SFO

San Francisco

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

5h 30m
$112

Alaska Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Feb 15 - Feb 19
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 41m
SFO

San Francisco

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

5h 30m
$113

Alaska Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/19/22

Last minute flights from Long Island to San Francisco

Late deals on return flights to San Francisco from Long Island, departing today and this week
Jan 26 - Feb 7
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

19h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

1 stop

13h 14m
$156

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/19/22

Jan 31 - Feb 9
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

19h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

5h 22m
$159

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/20/22

Jan 26 - Feb 2
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

19h 05m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

5h 22m
$160

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/19/22

One-way flights to San Francisco from Long Island

The cheapest one-way flights from Long Island to San Francisco
Feb 15
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 41m
$47

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/21/22

Mar 9
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 50m
$49

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/19/22

Feb 8
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 44m
$52

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/21/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Long Island to San Francisco flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to San Francisco from Long Island?

Most people fly into San Francisco (SFO) if they book a flight to San Francisco from Long Island. San Francisco is conveniently located just 11.8 mi from San Francisco’s city center.

Which airlines flying from Long Island to San Francisco 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 Long Island to San Francisco have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Long Island to San Francisco for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Long Island to San Francisco for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Alaska Airlines for just $107, but on average you can expect to pay $134.

Are there nonstop flights from Long Island to San Francisco for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Long Island to San Francisco under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Long Island to San Francisco is less than $135.

Are there last-minute flights available from Long Island to San Francisco for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Long Island to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Long Island to San Francisco?

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

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

5 flight departures from Long Island to San Francisco per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 80% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 20% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Long Island to San Francisco?

A quick flight from Long Island to San Francisco can take about 6h 53m. Alaska Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $107. The distance from Long Island to San Francisco is about 2594 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $47 on Alaska Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include JetBlue from $69 and American Airlines from $76 one-way.

What are the most popular routes from Long Island to San Francisco?

When deciding which route to take from Long Island to San Francisco consider Newark - San Francisco, New York John F Kennedy Intl - San Francisco or New York LaGuardia - San Francisco as they are the most popular.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Long Island to San Francisco?

Before booking your flight from Long Island to San Francisco check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines.

What are the most reliable airlines from Long Island to San Francisco?

Before booking your flight to San Francisco from Long Island, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Air Europa (89%), Aeromexico (87%), Air France( 87%).

What are the cheapest flights from Long Island to San Francisco?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Long Island to San Francisco? While on average our users pay $575, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $128. The most popular route (Newark - San Francisco), is priced around $156.

Can I fly to San Francisco from Long Island right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to San Francisco within the United States

Most visitors from Long Island need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter San Francisco.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Long Island must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to San Francisco.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Long Island are not required to quarantine after entering San Francisco.

Can I fly back to Long Island from San Francisco?

Returning to Long Island from San Francisco

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Long Island.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Francisco are not required to quarantine after entering Long Island.

Alternative routes for Long Island to San Francisco

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

Departure points for flights from Long Island to San Francisco

Select to see more specific information for flights to San Francisco from all departure points in Long Island

Top 8 airlines flying from Long Island to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Long Island to San Francisco choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Frontier
Cheapest$102
Average$242
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$116
Average$374
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
Sun Country Air
Cheapest$118
Average$247
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time83%
COVID-19 safety
Alaska Airlines
Cheapest$118
Average$295
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$118
Average$332
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$123
Average$411
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
JetBlue
Cheapest$124
Average$361
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
Cheapest$142
Average$321
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time65%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Long Island to San Francisco

See what time of day planes typically take off from Long Island to San Francisco
2%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
37%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
41%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
20%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM