Favorite airline: Delta
58 % of flights booked on the route from New York to San Francisco are booked with Delta, Alaska Airlines and JetBlue Airways.
29 %
Alaska Airlines
17 %
JetBlue Airways
12 %
Tip: book 4 weeks before departure
The best time to find a cheap flight on this route is 4 weeks before travel. Save up to 36 %.
29 days before departure
Direct flights are the cheapest connection
Flights with a stopover are on average $127.00 more expensive than direct flights.
non stop flight
1 stop
06h 51min
16h 10min
The favorite connection is non-stop
Flights from New York to San Francisco are most often booked as a direct flight.
Direct flights
06h 51min, from $189
71 %
1 stopover Phoenix - Sky Harbor International Airport
16h 10min, from $316
17 %
1 stopover San Diego - Lindberg Field International, CA
15h 15min, from $382
8 %