Cheap flights from San Francisco to New York from $137

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Flight information for San Francisco to New York
(SFO to NYC)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from San Francisco to New York

Best price found

$137

Fastest flight time

5h 15m

Direct flights

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Sat and Sun

Airports in New York

3 airports
The best one-way flight to New York from San Francisco in the past 72 hours is $137. The best return flight deal from San Francisco to New York found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $552.
The fastest flight from San Francisco to New York takes 5h 15m
Direct flights go from San Francisco to New York on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. Airlines offering direct flights are: American Airlines, Alaska Airlines and EL AL.
There are 3 airports near New York: New York LaGuardia (LGA), New York Skyports SPB (NYS), New York John F Kennedy Intl (JFK)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from San Francisco to New York

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to New York?

February

The cheapest time of year to fly to New York from San Francisco is February. The most expensive is June.

What is the cheapest day to depart San Francisco for New York?

Tuesday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Tuesday. The most expensive is usually Monday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to New York?

in the afternoon

San Francisco to New York flights are approximately 37% more expensive in the evening than in the afternoon

What is the cheapest San Francisco to New York flight route?

San Francisco - New York John F Kennedy Intl

Fly from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl for the best San Francisco - New York flight prices

How far in advance should you book San Francisco to New York flights?

35 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from San Francisco to New York is approximately 35 days to departure

When travelling from San Francisco to New York, the most popular airport to fly into is New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport. The majority of travellers flying into New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport from San Francisco are departing from San Francisco Airport. When booking your trip to New York, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly out of. The nearest airport to San Francisco Airport is San Jose Airport which is located in San Jose. When travelling from San Francisco, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly into when you land in New York. Good options for arrival airports in New York, you can try Newark Airport (in Newark), New York LaGuardia Airport (in New York), or New Windsor Stewart Airport (in New Windsor). The cheapest route from San Francisco to New York is SFO — JFK with an average price of $354 RT during the month of August.

San Francisco Airport (SFO) to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport (JFK)$354
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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Newark Airport (EWR)$416
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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA)$403
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San Jose Airport (SJC) to New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA)$411
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San Jose Airport (SJC) to New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport (JFK)$448
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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to New Windsor Stewart Airport (SWF)$396
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Easily compare return flights from San Francisco to New York

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from San Francisco to New York by changing tabs
Alaska Airlines
13 Sep.
SFO18:30San Francisco
5h 30m
JFK00:00New York John F Kennedy Intl
14 Sep.
JFK05:30New York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 22m
SFO11:52San Francisco
United Airlines
18 Oct.
SFO18:40San Francisco
5h 20m
EWR00:00Newark
19 Oct.
EWR06:00Newark
12h 01m
2 stops
SFO18:01San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
8 Sep.
SFO17:45San Francisco
13h 09m
1 stop
EWR06:54Newark
13 Sep.
EWR16:25Newark
15h 09m
1 stop
SFO07:34San Francisco
JetBlue
12 Nov.
SFO01:30San Francisco
5h 26m
JFK06:56New York John F Kennedy Intl
12 Nov.
JFK13:30New York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 36m
SFO20:06San Francisco
Delta
30 Oct.
SFO18:00San Francisco
7h 49m
1 stop
LGA01:49New York LaGuardia
2 Nov.
LGA02:03New York LaGuardia
7h 44m
1 stop
SFO09:47San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
7 Nov.
SFO17:55San Francisco
5h 35m
JFK23:30New York John F Kennedy Intl
8 Nov.
JFK04:30New York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 34m
SFO11:04San Francisco

Find the cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to New York

If you're looking for one-way flights from San Francisco to New York, view some of our deals below provided by Alaska Airlines, American Airlines and JetBlue
Alaska Airlines
2 Nov.
SFO10:05San Francisco
5h 32m
JFK15:37New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
13 Sep.
SFO19:59San Francisco
5h 21m
JFK01:20New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
15 Nov.
SFO01:00San Francisco
5h 33m
JFK06:33New York John F Kennedy Intl

Search last-minute flights to New York from San Francisco

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from San Francisco to New York
JetBlue
19 Aug.
SFO08:35San Francisco
5h 49m
JFK14:24New York John F Kennedy Intl
24 Aug.
JFK04:35New York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 18m
SFO10:53San Francisco
United Airlines
22 Aug.
SFO19:59San Francisco
8h 37m
1 stop
LGA04:36New York LaGuardia
7 Sep.
LGA12:59New York LaGuardia
8h 01m
1 stop
SFO21:00San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
19 Aug.
SFO07:10San Francisco
5h 50m
EWR13:00Newark
3 Sep.
EWR13:35Newark
9h 09m
1 stop
SFO22:44San Francisco
Delta
20 Aug.
SFO02:00San Francisco
5h 40m
JFK07:40New York John F Kennedy Intl
31 Aug.
JFK13:50New York John F Kennedy Intl
7h 04m
SFO20:54San Francisco
JetBlue
19 Aug.
SFO08:35San Francisco
5h 49m
JFK14:24New York John F Kennedy Intl
4 Sep.
JFK04:35New York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 18m
SFO10:53San Francisco
United Airlines
22 Aug.
SFO19:59San Francisco
9h 49m
1 stop
LGA05:48New York LaGuardia
29 Aug.
LGA15:40New York LaGuardia
8h 11m
1 stop
SFO23:51San Francisco

Alaska Airlines flights from San Francisco to New York

Our best Alaska Airlines deals on San Francisco to New York flight tickets
Alaska Airlines
13 Sep.
SFO18:30San Francisco
5h 30m
JFK00:00New York John F Kennedy Intl
14 Sep.
JFK05:30New York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 22m
SFO11:52San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
7 Nov.
SFO17:55San Francisco
5h 35m
JFK23:30New York John F Kennedy Intl
8 Nov.
JFK04:30New York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 34m
SFO11:04San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
20 Sep.
SFO18:30San Francisco
5h 30m
JFK00:00New York John F Kennedy Intl
27 Sep.
JFK03:45New York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 25m
SFO10:10San Francisco

JetBlue flights from San Francisco to New York

Our best JetBlue deals on San Francisco to New York flight tickets
JetBlue
12 Nov.
SFO01:30San Francisco
5h 26m
JFK06:56New York John F Kennedy Intl
12 Nov.
JFK13:30New York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 36m
SFO20:06San Francisco
JetBlue
3 Nov.
SFO10:39San Francisco
5h 21m
JFK16:00New York John F Kennedy Intl
5 Nov.
JFK17:46New York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 28m
SFO00:14San Francisco
JetBlue
3 Nov.
SFO10:39San Francisco
5h 21m
JFK16:00New York John F Kennedy Intl
7 Nov.
JFK01:01New York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 28m
SFO07:29San Francisco

  • Are airlines flying from San Francisco to New York offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from San Francisco to New York, such as Alaska Airlines and United Airlines may have flexible cancellation policies in place. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.

  • How far is San Francisco to New York by plane?

    The straight-line distance from San Francisco to New York is 4125.5 km. In terms of flight time, this usually takes a little over 5h 15m.



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Fastest flight time5h 18m
Cheapest price$341

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