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Flights from London to San Francisco, United States Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 1:59 -05:00

London to San Francisco Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 1:59 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 25,259,180,125 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from London to San Francisco. United & American frequently offer the best deals on London to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

United
LONSFO
Sat 18/02
2 stops
SFOLON
Thu 23/02
2 stops
£472
American
LONSFO
Tue 14/03
nonstop
SFOLON
Tue 28/03
nonstop
£474
British Airways
LONSFO
Tue 14/03
nonstop
SFOLON
Tue 28/03
nonstop
£474
Finnair
LONSFO
Tue 14/03
nonstop
SFOLON
Tue 28/03
nonstop
£474
Iberia
LONSFO
Tue 14/03
nonstop
SFOLON
Tue 28/03
nonstop
£474
Air France
LONSFO
Thu 26/01
2 stops
SFOLON
Thu 02/02
2 stops
£480

How Much is a Flight from London to San Francisco? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from London to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be £503.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from London to San Francisco?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from London 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 found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from London to San Francisco? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from London to San Francisco.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days £878 £560
7-14 days £848 £620
14-21 days £673 £660
21-30 days £649 £621
30-60 days £511 £480
60-90 days £511 £472
90+ days £474 £490

Cheapest Day To Fly from London to San Francisco Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 25,265,511,629 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from London to San Francisco is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
£508 £507 £505 £480 £505 £472 £546

Compare Flight Prices from London to San Francisco by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for London to San Francisco flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December London San Francisco Turkish 06/12/2016 12/12/2016 1 £560
January London San Francisco Air France 26/01/2017 02/02/2017 2 £480
February London San Francisco United 18/02/2017 23/02/2017 2 £472
March London San Francisco American 14/03/2017 28/03/2017 0 £474
April London San Francisco American 17/04/2017 24/04/2017 0 £489
May London San Francisco American 01/05/2017 08/05/2017 0 £489
June London San Francisco American 01/06/2017 08/06/2017 0 £489
July London San Francisco Turkish 01/07/2017 20/07/2017 1 £561

Cheap Last Minute Flights from London to San Francisco Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from London to San Francisco. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
£591
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
£591 £910
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
£910 £753
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
£753 £674
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
£674 £628
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
£628

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from London to San Francisco Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 London to San Francisco is £543.

The average price for direct flights from London to San Francisco is £548.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from London to San Francisco - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
British Airways 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 10:40 15:05
United 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 11:40 13:35
Virgin Atlantic 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 10:45 14:50

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from London to San Francisco Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 London 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 London to San Francisco is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from London to San Francisco is £503.

London to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from London to San Francisco?
Answer: The average London to San Francisco flight time is 11 hours and 6 minutes.
Question: How far is San Francisco from London?
Answer: The distance from London to San Francisco is 8,613 kilometers (5,352 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from London to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 42 direct flights from London to San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular London airlines for direct flights from London to San Francisco?
Answer: Virgin Atlantic Airways provides 33% of the non-stop flights between London and San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from London to San Francisco?
Answer: New York, NY

Airlines in London flying to San Francisco Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 1:59 -05:00Number of routes searched: 452Number of itineraries searched: 6,284,944

Wondering which airlines fly out of London to San Francisco? We've gathered the average price of London airlines with flights to San Francisco. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

London to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Finnair -
British Airways -
Delta -
Iberia -
Lufthansa -
Austrian -
Brussels -
United -
Virgin Atlantic -
American JFK
American FLL
American MCO
American TPA
Air Berlin DUS
Air Berlin TXL
Air Canada YVR
Air Canada YYZ
Air Canada YUL
Air Canada YYC
Air France CDG
Air India DEL
AeroMexico MEX
Finnair HEL
British Airways HEL
EVA Air TPE
Air China PEK
Air China PVG
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
Delta LAS
Delta ATL
Delta LAX
Delta SLC
Aer Lingus DUB
Emirates DXB
Etihad AUH
JAL HND
Korean ICN
KLM AMS
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa MUC
Swiss ZRH
China Eastern PVG
All Nippon HND
Asiana ICN
Philippine MNL
Qantas SYD
SAS CPH
Singapore SIN
Turkish IST
United EWR
United IAD
United IAH
United LAX
WestJet YVR
WestJet YYC
WOW air KEF

London to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in London and San Francisco. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Flights from London to San Francisco