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
Alaska Airlines is the most popular airline for flights from San Francisco to New York.
Alaska Airlines
48 %
14 %
American Airlines
9 %
Tip: book 7 weeks before departure
The best time to buy tickets is 7 weeks before the flight. Pay only $267.00.
50 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Friday
Flight prices fluctuate throughout the week. Flights are 48 % cheaper on Friday.
Direct flights are the cheapest connection
On this route, direct flights are $41.00 cheaper than flights with a stopover.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
05h 35min
08h 15min
27h 25min
The favorite connection is non-stop
Non-stop flights are especially popular on this route. 75 % of travelers will book a direct flight.
Direct flights
05h 35min, from $274
75 %
1 stopover San Salvador
12h 25min, from $450
9 %
1 stopover Minneapolis - St. Paul International Airport, MN
13h 59min, from $417
7 %

Flight information: San Francisco - New York

Cheapest outbound flight from $909.55
Roundtrip from $273.97
Flight duration min. 05:20 / max. 05:45
Return flight duration min. 06:40/ max. 07:05
Distance 4156 km
Flights per week 167
Departure airport San Francisco International Airport, CA (SFO)
Arrival airport New York - John F. Kennedy International Airport, NY (JFK)
Destination country United States