Flights from New York to San Francisco

Our cheapest offers for flights from New York to San Francisco

Here you can compare cheap flights from New York (JFK) to San Francisco (SFO) for one-way or return trips. The following offers were searched for and found on idealo during the last few days. Or start your own flight search to San Francisco. Prices and availability may change at any time.

Tips and tricks to help you find cheap flights from New York to San Francisco

Favorite airline: Alaska Airlines
Flight tickets on the route New York – San Francisco are most frequently booked with Alaska Airlines.
Alaska Airlines
41 %
Sun Country Airlines
29 %
11 %
Tip: book 17 days before departure
The best time to find a cheap flight on this route is 17 days before travel. Save up to 25 %.
17 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Friday
Cheap flights on this route are operated on Friday.
Direct flights are the cheapest connection
Compared to direct flights, flights with a stopover on this route are on average 16 % more expensive.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
06h 35min
08h 45min
13h 37min
The favorite connection is non-stop
Direct flights are especially popular on this route. 50 % of travelers will book a direct flight.
Direct flights
06h 35min, from $273
50 %
1 stopover Minneapolis - St. Paul International Airport, MN
08h 45min, from $324
34 %
1 stopover San Diego - Lindberg Field International, CA
08h 40min, from $336
7 %

Flight information: New York - San Francisco

Roundtrip from $273.07
Flight duration min. 06:40 / max. 07:05
Return flight duration min. 05:20/ max. 05:45
Distance 4156 km
Flights per week 167
Departure airport New York - John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY (JFK)
Arrival airport San Francisco International Airport, CA (SFO)
Destination country United States
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