Flights from San Francisco to New York

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

Favorite airline: Alaska Airlines
Most travelers looking for flights on the route from San Francisco to New York decide to book flights with Alaska Airlines.
Alaska Airlines
25 %
19 %
American Airlines
15 %
Tip: book 7 weeks before departure
The best time to buy tickets is 7 weeks before the flight. Pay only $210.00.
49 days before departure
Direct flights are cheaper
Direct flights on this route are $42.00 cheaper on average than flights with a stopover.
non stop flight
1 stop
05h 55min
08h 56min
The favorite connection is non-stop
Flights from San Francisco to New York are most often booked as a direct flight.
Direct flights
05h 55min, from $280
73 %
1 stopover Los Angeles International Airport, CA
08h 26min, from $397
17 %
1 stopover Charlotte Douglas International Airport, NC
08h 56min, from $322
8 %
Flight information San Francisco - New York
Cheap direct flights
Flight details San Francisco - New York
  • Flight duration: min. 05:20 / max. 05:45
  • Distance: 4156 km
  • Flights per week: 167
  • Return flight duration: min. 06:40 / max. 07:05