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Cheap Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco, CA, United States - FRA to SFO Last modified: 29.05.2016 07:10

Popular flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco Last modified: 29.05.2016 07:10

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Aer Lingus
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
21.09.2016 03.10.2016 1.045 €
23.09.2016 01.10.2016 1.045 €
26.09.2016 03.10.2016 1.045 €
Air Berlin
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
01.09.2016 20.09.2016 1.048 €
06.09.2016 26.09.2016 1.048 €
06.09.2016 20.09.2016 1.048 €
07.09.2016 21.09.2016 1.048 €
07.09.2016 26.09.2016 1.048 €
Air Europa
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
31.05.2016 06.06.2016 983 €
Air France
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
21.09.2016 03.10.2016 854 €
Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
16.06.2016 21.06.2016 786 €
13.09.2016 20.09.2016 786 €
Alitalia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
07.09.2016 26.09.2016 917 €
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
10.09.2016 11.09.2016 813 €
Austrian Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
13.09.2016 27.09.2016 682 €
20.09.2016 05.10.2016 682 €
British Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
14.09.2016 28.09.2016 845 €
Brussels Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
24.08.2016 01.09.2016 674 €
24.08.2016 08.09.2016 674 €
01.09.2016 15.09.2016 674 €
21.09.2016 03.10.2016 674 €
Condor Flugdienst
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
13.09.2016 20.09.2016 790 €
Finnair
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
07.09.2016 21.09.2016 866 €
13.09.2016 20.09.2016 866 €
13.09.2016 27.09.2016 866 €
14.09.2016 28.09.2016 866 €
20.09.2016 05.10.2016 866 €
FlexFlight
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
22.09.2016 10.10.2016 771 €
Iberia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
13.09.2016 27.09.2016 829 €
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
08.09.2016 19.09.2016 861 €
15.09.2016 20.09.2016 861 €
15.09.2016 29.09.2016 861 €
22.09.2016 10.10.2016 861 €
LOT Polish Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
23.09.2016 01.10.2016 1.293 €
Lufthansa German Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
24.08.2016 01.09.2016 665 €
24.08.2016 08.09.2016 665 €
01.09.2016 20.09.2016 665 €
01.09.2016 15.09.2016 665 €
13.09.2016 26.09.2016 665 €
Sas Scandinavian Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
21.09.2016 03.10.2016 755 €
26.09.2016 03.10.2016 755 €
Tap Portugal
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
12.06.2016 19.06.2016 5.215 €
04.07.2016 20.07.2016 5.215 €
27.07.2016 01.08.2016 5.215 €
03.08.2016 11.08.2016 5.215 €
11.08.2016 15.08.2016 5.215 €
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
24.08.2016 01.09.2016 648 €
24.08.2016 08.09.2016 648 €
13.09.2016 26.09.2016 648 €
21.09.2016 03.10.2016 648 €
Virgin Atlantic Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
08.09.2016 22.09.2016 1.162 €

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Frankfurt to San Francisco (FRA to SFO)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Frankfurt to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be 723 €.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Frankfurt to San Francisco (FRA to SFO)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Frankfurt to San Francisco based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Frankfurt to San Francisco should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days 1.276 € 1.023 €
7-14 days 1.160 € 828 €
14-21 days 1.160 € 786 €
21-30 days 1.140 € 901 €
30-60 days 1.021 € 1.074 €
60-90 days 653 € 648 €
90+ days 653 € 648 €

Cheapest Day To Fly from Frankfurt to San Francisco

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Frankfurt to San Francisco.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
828 € 660 € 648 € 660 € 685 € 687 € 890 €

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Frankfurt to San Francisco

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Frankfurt to San Francisco.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Frankfurt San Francisco Air Europa 31.05.16 06.06.16 2 983 €
June Frankfurt San Francisco Alaska 16.06.16 21.06.16 1 786 €
July Frankfurt San Francisco United 10.07.16 23.07.16 0 1.021 €
August Frankfurt San Francisco United 24.08.16 01.09.16 1 648 €
September Frankfurt San Francisco United 13.09.16 26.09.16 1 648 €
October Frankfurt San Francisco United 05.10.16 24.10.16 1 649 €
November Frankfurt San Francisco United 01.11.16 10.11.16 1 648 €
December Frankfurt San Francisco United 01.12.16 08.12.16 1 648 €

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Frankfurt to San Francisco

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Frankfurt to San Francisco.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
1.272 €
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
1.272 € 1.272 €
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
1.272 €
TIPSave 63 € by flying into Sacramento instead of San Francisco from Frankfurt

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco (FRA to SFO)

Your Frankfurt to San Francisco flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco is 1.328 €.

The average price for non-stop flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco is 661 €.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco.

Nonstop Flight Details from Frankfurt to San Francisco
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Lufthansa 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 10:30 10:30
United 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 13:55 17:25

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco (FRA to SFO)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Frankfurt to San Francisco. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco is 1.692 €.

The average price for round trip flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco is 1.328 €.

Frankfurt to San Francisco Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from Frankfurt to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Frankfurt to San Francisco flight time is 11 hours and 21 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Frankfurt and San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from Frankfurt to San Francisco is 9145 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 21 direct flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco?
Answer: United Airlines provides 66% of the non-stop flights between Frankfurt and San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Frankfurt to San Francisco?
Answer: Amsterdam, NL

Airlines Flying from Frankfurt to San Francisco (FRA to SFO) Number of flights searched: 438Last modified: 29.05.2016 07:10

Below are the different airlines that fly from Frankfurt to San Francisco with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco.

Frankfurt to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW X X X X X X X
Air Berlin TXL / DUS X X X X X X
Air Canada YYC X X X X X X X
Air France CDG X X X X X X X
British Airways LHR X X X X X X X
Delta DTW X X X X X X X
Korean ICN X X X X X X X
KLM AMS X X X X X X X
Lufthansa - X X X X X X X
Lufthansa MUC X X X X X X X
Swiss ZRH X X X X X X X
SAS CPH X X X X X X X
SAS OSL / CPH X X X X X X X
Turkish IST X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Frankfurt and San Francisco, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap International Flights from Frankfurt - FRA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Frankfurt to Oakland American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic 950 €
Frankfurt to Los Angeles American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Sun Country, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight 691 €
Frankfurt to San Jose American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight 800 €

Cheap International Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Zurich to San Francisco American, JetBlue, Etihad Regional, Swiss, United 871 €
Munich to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Air Dolomiti, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic 653 €
Dusseldorf to San Francisco Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic 584 €
Brussels to San Francisco Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic 705 €
Luxembourg to San Francisco Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic 827 €
Basel to San Francisco American, Swiss, United 890 €
Stuttgart to San Francisco Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic 642 €
Cologne - Bonn to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic 622 €
Hanover to San Francisco Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic 648 €
Nuremberg to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic 677 €
Strasbourg to San Francisco American, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United 964 €
Leipzig - Halle to San Francisco Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United 662 €
Munster - Osnabruck to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic 662 €
Dortmund to San Francisco Lufthansa, Austrian, Brussels, United 649 €
Saarbrucken to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United 1.305 €
Karlsruhe - Baden Baden to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Lufthansa, Austrian, Brussels, United 774 €
Friedrichshafen to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic 705 €
Brussels to Oakland American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic 1.083 €
Munich to Oakland American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic 1.150 €
Dusseldorf to Oakland American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SATA, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic 1.090 €
Zurich to Oakland American, Alaska, Swiss, United 1.352 €
Stuttgart to Oakland American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SATA, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic Check Dates
Basel to Oakland American, Alaska, United Check Dates
Hanover to Oakland American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic 1.157 €
Munich to San Jose American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic 786 €
Brussels to San Jose American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic 684 €
Zurich to San Jose American, Alaska, Swiss, United 1.016 €
Cheap Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco, CA, United States, from 720 € Round trip from FRA to SFO