When is the best time to fly from Newark to San Francisco? Find out here

Get the best deals for flights from Newark to San Francisco with idealo's excellent price comparison system. We've taken a look at the flight database and found that the lowest prices for the route start at $134. Ticket prices for flights on Tuesdays and Wednesdays can cost up to 9 % less than flights on any other day of the week. Virgin America is chosen 40 % of the time by idealo customers, making it the most frequently used airline for this connection.

Time-saving direct flights from Newark to San Francisco

Direct flights often provide speed, comfort and convenience. Without a stopover during your journey, you'll be able to enjoy a relaxing flight. For daily direct flights to San Francisco you can book your trip with United Airlines or Virgin America in July, August, September, October, November and December. American Airlines offers the most affordable prices for direct flights starting at $134.

Flying with stopovers – the cheapest way to travel

Instead of taking a direct connection, save up to $26 and book a connection with stopovers. Connections with stopovers start at $134 and are great for travelers looking for the most economical flights, but travelers in a hurry should consider direct flights, which can cost $160. An analysis of our database shows that only 20 % of idealo users choose stopover connections, whereas 54 % prefer direct connections. For stopover connections flights with stops in Charlotte or Los Angeles are very popular. If you're looking for the fastest stopover connection, choose a flight with a stop in Los Angeles and enjoy a flight time of 7 hours and 50 minutes. When flying this route, you only require one hour and 53 minutes more than with a direct flight. Make use of our price comparison service and get the best deals on offer, whether you need a direct or a stopover flight.