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

EWR — SFO
May 27 — Jun 31

The best prices from Newark to San Francisco are usually found in January or February, booked 30 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Newark to San Francisco

All the information you need to plan the best EWR to SFO flight in 2022: compare Newark to San Francisco flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Francisco.

EWR - SFO

Price

$250 - $416

SFO

Temperature

51.8 - 62.6 °F

SFO

Rainfall

0 - 4.4 inches

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 28% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop
Round-trip from$250From Newark to San Francisco
One-way from$154One-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 Tuesday 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 28% 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 99% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 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 $416 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $638 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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 24% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Newark to San Francisco in May, June 2022

The best prices found for EWR to SFO flights for May, June
May 27 - May 29
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 10m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

5h 24m
$298

United Airlines

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May 28 - May 31
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 07m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

1 stop

9h 51m
$307

United Airlines

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Deal found 20/5/22

May 28 - May 31
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

9h 49m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

1 stop

9h 51m
$316

United Airlines

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Deal found 20/5/22

Newark to San Francisco 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Newark found for this year
Sep 20 - Sep 27
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 08m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

5h 21m
$218

United Airlines

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Deal found 19/5/22

Sep 21 - Sep 27
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

9h 55m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

5h 21m
$225

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 20/5/22

Sep 20 - Sep 27
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

8h 01m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

5h 21m
$227

United Airlines

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Deal found 19/5/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Newark to San Francisco

Sep 14 - Sep 20
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 08m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

5h 21m
$218

United Airlines

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Deal found 21/5/22

Sep 10 - Sep 17
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

8h 52m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

5h 21m
$227

United Airlines

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Deal found 20/5/22

Sep 8 - Sep 17
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 09m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

5h 21m
$231

United Airlines

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Deal found 21/5/22

  • If you’re traveling from Newark Airport to San Francisco, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is United Airlines. Flights from United Airlines traveling this route typically cost $389.91 RT. This price is typically 56% more expensive than other airlines that offer Newark Airport to San Francisco flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $135. The most popular departure airport in Newark Airport when flying to San Francisco is Newark Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting San Francisco is San Francisco Airport. When flying from Newark Airport to San Francisco, United Airlines flights are 21% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap American Airlines flights from Newark to San Francisco

Oct 19 - Oct 26
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

7h 30m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

1 stop

7h 28m
$233

American Airlines

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Nov 9 - Nov 16
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

8h 28m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

1 stop

9h 02m
$234

American Airlines

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Nov 9 - Nov 16
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

10h 02m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

2 stops

12h 31m
$239

American Airlines

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Deal found 19/5/22

  • If you’re traveling from Newark Airport to San Francisco, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is American Airlines. Flights from American Airlines traveling this route typically cost $247.21 RT. This price is typically 94% more expensive than other airlines that offer Newark Airport to San Francisco flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $89. The most popular departure airport in Newark Airport when flying to San Francisco is Newark Airport. The most popular airport to fly into when visiting San Francisco is San Francisco Airport. When flying from Newark Airport to San Francisco, American Airlines flights are 20% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Newark

Save time with Newark to San Francisco direct flight deals
Sep 14 - Sep 20
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 08m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

5h 21m
$218

United Airlines

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Deal found 21/5/22

Sep 10 - Sep 17
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 20m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

5h 21m
$227

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19/5/22

Sep 17 - Sep 24
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 20m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

5h 21m
$228

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19/5/22

Last minute flights from Newark to San Francisco

Late deals on return flights to San Francisco from Newark, departing today and this week
May 27 - May 29
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 10m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

5h 24m
$298

United Airlines

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Deal found 20/5/22

May 28 - May 31
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 07m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

1 stop

9h 51m
$307

United Airlines

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Deal found 20/5/22

May 28 - May 31
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

9h 49m
SFO

San Francisco

EWR

Newark

1 stop

9h 51m
$316

United Airlines

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Deal found 20/5/22

One-way flights to San Francisco from Newark

The cheapest one-way flights from Newark to San Francisco
Sep 14
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 09m
$109

JetBlue

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Deal found 19/5/22

Sep 17
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 20m
$111

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 21/5/22

Sep 30
EWR

Newark

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

6h 20m
$114

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 20/5/22

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 31 inbound flights from Newark per day. 9 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, JetBlue, and Alaska Airlines 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 $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Newark Airport to San Francisco for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $218, but on average you can expect to pay $235.

Are there nonstop flights from Newark Airport to San Francisco for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Newark Airport to San Francisco under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Newark Airport to San Francisco is less than $248.

Are there last-minute flights available from Newark Airport to San Francisco for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Newark Airport to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $300.

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

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

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

Flights from Newark to San Francisco have been viewed 121 times in the past calendar month.

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

Travelers can expect 49 flights from Newark Airport to San Francisco on average per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 2% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 31% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 51% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 16% of flight departures

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

Airlines like United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Newark Airport to San Francisco in about 6h 08m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 1h 22m. The distance from Newark Airport to San Francisco is about 2573 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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 $218. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is American Airlines. These flights start at 27% 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 JetBlue, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $109. Alaska Airlines flights start at $111 while deals on American Airlines start at $117 one-way.

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

Consider Major Airline, 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 Icelandair (91%), Emirates (91%) and JetBlue (85%).

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

The cheapest flight price from Newark Airport to San Francisco is $144. On average you can expect to pay $1,104. The most popular route, (Newark - San Francisco), can usually be booked for $218.

Alternative routes for Newark to San Francisco

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Top 5 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$10Average$18FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$89Average$247FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$117Average$340FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$135Average$390FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$145Average$325FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%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
7%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
32%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
52%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
9%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
Sunday40daily flights
Monday35daily flights
Tuesday23daily flights
Wednesday26daily flights
Thursday17daily flights
Friday45daily flights
Saturday37daily flights