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Cheap Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco, CA, United States - FRA to SFO

Popular flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Aer Lingus
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
31.08.2016 15.09.2016 1.048 €
01.09.2016 17.09.2016 1.048 €
01.09.2016 18.09.2016 1.048 €
02.09.2016 20.09.2016 1.048 €
Air Berlin
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
01.06.2016 14.06.2016 1.015 €
Air Europa
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
29.08.2016 12.09.2016 948 €
Air France
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
02.09.2016 15.09.2016 970 €
Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
18.05.2016 01.06.2016 835 €
Alitalia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
21.06.2016 28.06.2016 1.151 €
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
02.09.2016 15.09.2016 797 €
03.09.2016 14.09.2016 797 €
03.09.2016 15.09.2016 797 €
03.09.2016 16.09.2016 797 €
Austrian Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
30.08.2016 13.09.2016 1.150 €
British Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
02.09.2016 15.09.2016 797 €
03.09.2016 14.09.2016 797 €
03.09.2016 15.09.2016 797 €
03.09.2016 16.09.2016 797 €
Brussels Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
04.07.2016 13.07.2016 1.145 €
Condor Flugdienst
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
09.05.2016 11.05.2016 769 €
Finnair
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
02.09.2016 15.09.2016 797 €
FlexFlight
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
30.06.2016 18.07.2016 808 €
Iberia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
02.09.2016 15.09.2016 797 €
03.09.2016 14.09.2016 797 €
03.09.2016 15.09.2016 797 €
03.09.2016 16.09.2016 797 €
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
18.07.2016 23.07.2016 1.650 €
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
02.09.2016 15.09.2016 970 €
LOT Polish Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
03.09.2016 21.09.2016 2.054 €
Lufthansa German Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
03.09.2016 16.09.2016 812 €
03.09.2016 14.09.2016 812 €
Sas Scandinavian Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
16.05.2016 24.05.2016 801 €
Tap Portugal
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
08.06.2016 22.06.2016 5.182 €
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
02.09.2016 15.09.2016 795 €
03.09.2016 16.09.2016 795 €
03.09.2016 15.09.2016 795 €
03.09.2016 14.09.2016 795 €
Virgin Atlantic Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
23.06.2016 28.06.2016 1.129 €
28.06.2016 14.07.2016 1.129 €

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 812 €.

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 1.020 € 769 €
7-14 days 1.130 € 801 €
14-21 days 1.123 € 839 €
21-30 days 1.130 € 844 €
30-60 days 1.123 € 807 €
60-90 days 1.130 € 943 €
90+ days 791 € 757 €

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
769 € 807 € 828 € 808 € 807 € 830 € 830 €

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 Condor 09.05.16 11.05.16 1 769 €
June Frankfurt San Francisco Condor 10.06.16 19.06.16 1 807 €
July Frankfurt San Francisco Condor 04.07.16 13.07.16 1 844 €
August Frankfurt San Francisco American 28.08.16 17.09.16 2 828 €
September Frankfurt San Francisco American 10.09.16 11.09.16 2 753 €
October Frankfurt San Francisco FlexFlight 27.10.16 08.11.16 1 769 €
November Frankfurt San Francisco Iberia 07.11.16 21.11.16 2 751 €
December Frankfurt San Francisco Iberia 07.12.16 15.12.16 2 772 €

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
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
1.265 €
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
1.265 €
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
1.240 €
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
1.240 € 1.240 €
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
1.240 € 1.246 €
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
1.246 €

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 1.275 €.

The average price for non-stop flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco is 1.131 €.

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 1.749 €.

The average price for round trip flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco is 1.275 €.

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)

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
Air Canada YUL 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 JFK 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, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic 799 €
Frankfurt to Los Angeles American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Sun Country, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight, Great Lakes 679 €
Frankfurt to San Jose American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight 774 €

Cheap International Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Zurich to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Etihad Regional, Swiss, United, Great Lakes 978 €
Munich to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Great Lakes 722 €
Dusseldorf to San Francisco Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, airBaltic, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic 603 €
Brussels to San Francisco Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic 730 €
Luxembourg to San Francisco Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic 897 €
Basel to San Francisco American, Swiss, United 1.105 €
Stuttgart to San Francisco Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic 699 €
Cologne - Bonn to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic 938 €
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 486 €
Nuremberg to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic 720 €
Strasbourg to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United 833 €
Leipzig - Halle to San Francisco Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United 563 €
Munster - Osnabruck to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic 983 €
Dortmund to San Francisco Lufthansa, Austrian, Brussels, United 1.012 €
Saarbrucken to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Finnair, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United 1.547 €
Karlsruhe - Baden Baden to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United 1.222 €
Friedrichshafen to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic 949 €
Brussels to Oakland American, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic 1.089 €
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 1.151 €
Dusseldorf to Oakland American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, SATA, SAS, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic 1.124 €
Zurich to Oakland American, Alaska, Swiss, United 1.321 €
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, Swiss, United 1.311 €
Hanover to Oakland American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic Check Dates
Munich to San Jose American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic 763 €
Brussels to San Jose American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Air Europa 950 €
Zurich to San Jose American, Alaska, Swiss, United 1.237 €
Cheap Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco, CA, United States, from 883 € Round trip from FRA to SFO