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
The most popular airline for flights from San Francisco to New York is Alaska Airlines.
Alaska Airlines
25 %
19 %
American Airlines
15 %
Tip: book 7 weeks before departure
The best time to find a cheap flight on this route is 7 weeks before travel. Save up to 46 %.
49 days before departure
Direct flights are cheaper
Compared to flights with a stopover, direct flights are $42.00 cheaper on this route.
non stop flight
1 stop
05h 55min
08h 56min
The favorite connection is non-stop
Direct flights are especially popular on this route. 73 % of travelers will book 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