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Flights from New York to San Francisco, United States Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 2:46 -04:00

New York to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 2:46 -04:00

We've scanned 26,216,477,370 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from New York to San Francisco. Sun Country & JetBlue frequently offer the best deals on New York to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Sun Country
NYCSFO
Fri 10/28
1 stop
SFONYC
Fri 11/4
1 stop
$267
Select
Sun Country
NYCSFO
Tue 11/1
1 stop
SFONYC
Mon 11/7
1 stop
$267
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Sun Country
NYCSFO
Wed 11/2
1 stop
SFONYC
Fri 11/4
1 stop
$267
Select
Sun Country
NYCSFO
Wed 11/2
1 stop
SFONYC
Wed 11/9
1 stop
$267
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Sun Country
NYCSFO
Wed 11/2
1 stop
SFONYC
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$267
Select
JetBlue
NYCSFO
Sun 12/4
nonstop
SFONYC
Wed 12/7
nonstop
$274
Select
Virgin America
NYCSFO
Wed 11/30
1 stop
SFONYC
Tue 12/6
1 stop
$282
Select
Virgin America
NYCSFO
Wed 11/30
1 stop
SFONYC
Mon 12/5
1 stop
$282
Select
Virgin America
NYCSFO
Wed 11/30
1 stop
SFONYC
Sun 12/4
1 stop
$282
Select
Virgin America
NYCSFO
Wed 11/30
1 stop
SFONYC
Fri 12/2
1 stop
$282
Select
Virgin America
NYCSFO
Sat 12/3
1 stop
SFONYC
Wed 12/7
1 stop
$282
Select
United
NYCSFO
Tue 12/6
nonstop
SFONYC
Tue 12/6
nonstop
$292
Select
American
NYCSFO
Thu 12/1
1 stop
SFONYC
Tue 12/6
1 stop
$294
Select
American
NYCSFO
Thu 12/1
1 stop
SFONYC
Mon 12/5
1 stop
$294
Select
American
NYCSFO
Fri 12/2
1 stop
SFONYC
Mon 12/5
1 stop
$294
Select
American
NYCSFO
Fri 12/2
1 stop
SFONYC
Mon 12/12
1 stop
$294
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American
NYCSFO
Fri 12/9
1 stop
SFONYC
Mon 12/12
1 stop
$294
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Alaska
NYCSFO
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SFONYC
Thu 11/3
1 stop
$340
Select
Alaska
NYCSFO
Wed 10/19
1 stop
SFONYC
Thu 11/3
1 stop
$340
Select
Alaska
NYCSFO
Thu 10/20
1 stop
SFONYC
Fri 10/28
1 stop
$340
Select
Alaska
NYCSFO
Thu 10/20
1 stop
SFONYC
Thu 10/27
1 stop
$340
Select
Alaska
NYCSFO
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SFONYC
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$340
Select

How Much is a Flight from New York to San Francisco?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from New York to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $268.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from New York 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 New York 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 New York to San Francisco?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $380 $349
7-14 days $327 $287
14-21 days $316 $286
21-30 days $297 $267
30-60 days $287 $267
60-90 days $274 $267
90+ days $297 $314

Cheapest Day To Fly from New York to San Francisco

We've examined 26,224,294,390 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from New York to San Francisco is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$267 $267 $267 $267 $267 $267 $274

Compare Flight Prices from New York to San Francisco by Month

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 New York to San Francisco flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September New York San Francisco American 9/30/16 10/20/16 1 $600
October New York San Francisco Sun Country 10/28/16 11/4/16 1 $267
November New York San Francisco Sun Country 11/1/16 11/7/16 1 $267
December New York San Francisco Sun Country 12/1/16 12/8/16 1 $267
January New York San Francisco JetBlue 1/20/17 1/23/17 0 $297
February New York San Francisco American 2/8/17 2/11/17 1 $314
March New York San Francisco JetBlue 3/1/17 3/4/17 0 $297
April New York San Francisco JetBlue 4/23/17 4/30/17 0 $332

Cheap Last Minute Flights from New York to San Francisco

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$349
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$349 $306
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$306 $316
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$316 $268
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$268 $268
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$268

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from New York to San Francisco

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 New York to San Francisco is $372.

The average price for direct flights from New York to San Francisco is $397.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from New York to San Francisco - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 6 6 5 3 6 06:59 19:30
JetBlue 6 5 6 6 6 4 6 07:00 21:25
Delta 7 7 7 7 7 5 7 07:00 19:11
Virgin America 5 5 5 5 5 4 5 07:30 18:55

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from New York to San Francisco

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 New York 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 New York to San Francisco is $178.

The average price for round trip flights from New York to San Francisco is $348.

New York to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from New York to San Francisco?
Answer: The average New York to San Francisco flight time is 6 hours and 26 minutes.
Question: How far is San Francisco from New York?
Answer: The distance from New York to San Francisco is 2,579 miles (4,150 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from New York to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 156 direct flights from New York to San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular New York airlines for direct flights from New York to San Francisco?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 30% of the non-stop flights between New York and San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from New York to San Francisco?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in New York flying to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 2:46 -04:00Number of routes searched: 729Number of itineraries searched: 3,199,776

Wondering which airlines fly out of New York to San Francisco? We've gathered the average price of New York 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.

New York to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Alaska -
JetBlue -
Delta -
United -
Virgin America -
American PHX
American CLT
American DFW
American MIA
Alaska PDX
Alaska SEA
Alaska SAN
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue FLL
JetBlue LGB
JetBlue LAS
Copa PTY
Delta ATL
Delta SLC
Delta CVG
Delta DTW
Frontier DEN
Sun Country MSP
United ATL
United BOS
United BWI
United CLE
Virgin America LAX
Virgin America FLL
Virgin America LAS
Virgin America PSP

New York to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in New York 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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Flights from Boston to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $236
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Flights from Newark to San Francisco Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United, Virgin America $282
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