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

EWR — SFO
Feb 7 — Feb 141

The best prices from Newark to San Francisco are usually found in February or March, booked 56 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from Newark (EWR) to San Francisco (SFO)

All the information you need to plan the best EWR to SFO flight in 2023: compare Newark to San Francisco flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco.

EWR - SFO

Price

$197 - $566

SFO

Temperature

51.8 - 62.6 °F

SFO

Rainfall

0 - 4.4 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 31% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 50% potential price drop
Round-trip from$197From Newark to San Francisco
One-way from$96One-way flight from Newark to San Francisco

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Newark Airport to San Francisco?

Leaving on a Wednesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 31% on the overall cost on flights from Newark Airport to San Francisco.

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

To save up to 28% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 24 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Newark Airport to San Francisco from $421 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $546 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Flights from Newark Airport to San Francisco lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from Newark Airport to San Francisco in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $158.

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Newark Airport to San Francisco in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 9% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Newark to San Francisco in February, March 2023

The best prices found for EWR to SFO flights for February, March
Feb 14 - Feb 21
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

24h 15m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

1 stop

18h 06m
$180

Multiple Airlines

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Feb 14 - Feb 21
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

24h 15m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

1 stop

8h 15m
$181

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

Feb 21 - Mar 7
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

13h 38m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

2 stops

16h 42m
$182

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

Newark to San Francisco 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Newark found for this year
Feb 14 - Feb 21
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

24h 15m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

1 stop

18h 06m
$180

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

Feb 14 - Feb 21
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

24h 15m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

1 stop

8h 15m
$181

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

Feb 21 - Mar 7
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

13h 38m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

2 stops

16h 42m
$182

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

Cheap Alaska Airlines flights from Newark to San Francisco

Feb 15 - Feb 28
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 37m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

5h 23m
$196

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 15 - Feb 23
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 37m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

5h 20m
$197

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/30

Cheap American Airlines flights from Newark to San Francisco

Mar 1 - Mar 6
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

8h 50m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

1 stop

9h 52m
$214

American Airlines

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Deal found 2/1

Feb 15 - Mar 3
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

9h 19m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

1 stop

7h 42m
$215

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Newark

Save time with Newark to San Francisco direct flight deals
Mar 2 - Mar 5
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 40m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

5h 20m
$180

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Mar 1 - Mar 8
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 35m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

5h 20m
$183

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/30

Feb 27 - Mar 2
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 35m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

5h 23m
$187

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Last minute flights from Newark to San Francisco

Late deals on return flights to San Francisco from Newark, departing today and this week
Feb 8 - Feb 28
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

13h 38m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

2 stops

16h 43m
$182

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 8 - Feb 15
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

13h 38m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

5h 29m
$193

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Feb 8 - Feb 12
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

13h 38m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

2 stops

20h 22m
$194

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

One-way flights to San Francisco from Newark

The cheapest one-way flights from Newark to San Francisco
Feb 21
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

33h 52m
$80

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

Feb 14
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

24h 15m
$81

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/30

Feb 14
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

24h 15m
$82

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

Reviews of Airlines Servicing San Francisco

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Not having to wait thirty minutes for the baggage caracul to start.

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

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Not having to wait thirty minutes for the baggage caracul to start.

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,187 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Not having to wait thirty minutes for the baggage caracul to start.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,668 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Not having to wait thirty minutes for the baggage caracul to start.

Related info for your journey

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

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

For a flight from Newark to San Francisco, you will be flying into San Francisco. San Francisco (SFO) is just 11.8 mi from the center of the city. San Francisco is the only San Francisco airport and it handles 41 inbound flights from Newark per day. 11 airlines have flights to San Francisco from Newark on a regular basis.

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

United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, and JetBlue are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Newark Airport to San Francisco for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Newark Airport to San Francisco for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $180, but on average you can expect to pay $189.

Are there nonstop flights from Newark Airport to San Francisco for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Newark Airport to San Francisco under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Newark Airport to San Francisco is less than $203.

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

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

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

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Newark Airport to San Francisco flight route?

Flights from Newark to San Francisco have been viewed 272 times in the past calendar month.

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

Travelers can expect 23 flights from Newark Airport to San Francisco on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 43% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 17% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 39% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Newark Airport to San Francisco?

Airlines like Alaska Airlines and United Airlines fly from Newark Airport to San Francisco in about 6h 22m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. The distance from Newark Airport to San Francisco is about 2573 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Newark Airport to San Francisco round-trip from $196. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is United Airlines. These flights start at 50% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Alaska Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $86. Undisclosed Carrier flights start at $96 while deals on American Airlines start at $107 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Newark Airport to San Francisco?

Consider Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Newark Airport to San Francisco.

What are the most reliable airlines from Newark Airport to San Francisco?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Newark Airport to San Francisco are ANA (83%), Virgin Australia (81%) and Azul (80%).

What are the cheapest flights from Newark Airport to San Francisco?

The cheapest flight price from Newark Airport to San Francisco is $99. On average you can expect to pay $1,314. The most popular route, (Newark - San Francisco), can usually be booked for $181.

Alternative routes for Newark to San Francisco

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Top 9 airlines flying from Newark to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Newark 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$11Average$20FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$102Average$307FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$134Average$347FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$139Average$361FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$161Average$295FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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Sun Country AirCheapest$171Average$236FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time83%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$177Average$422FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Breeze AirwaysCheapest$198Average$278FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$227Average$539FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Newark to San Francisco

See what time of day planes typically take off from Newark to San Francisco
8%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
19%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
58%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
15%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Newark to San Francisco

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Newark to San Francisco
Sunday37daily flights
Monday44daily flights
Tuesday45daily flights
Wednesday46daily flights
Thursday46daily flights
Friday43daily flights
Saturday26daily flights
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