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Cheap Flights from Newark to San Francisco, CA, United States - EWR to SFO Last modified: May 29, 2016 1:02 AM

Popular flights from Newark to San Francisco Last modified: May 29, 2016 1:02 AM

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.

Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 20, 2016 Jun 22, 2016 $448
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 3, 2016 Sep 7, 2016 $372
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 14, 2016 Jul 18, 2016 $426
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 23, 2016 Sep 1, 2016 $338
Sep 8, 2016 Sep 13, 2016 $338
Sep 10, 2016 Sep 22, 2016 $338
Virgin America
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 23, 2016 Sep 6, 2016 $389

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Newark to San Francisco (EWR to SFO)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Newark to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $362.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Newark to San Francisco (EWR to SFO)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Newark 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 Newark to San Francisco

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $435 $437
7-14 days $357 $389
14-21 days $357 $403
21-30 days $422 $401
30-60 days $403 $406
60-90 days $398 $338
90+ days $396 $338

Cheapest Day To Fly from Newark to San Francisco

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$378 $338 $344 $357 $374 $344 $395

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Newark to San Francisco

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Newark San Francisco United 5/31/16 6/15/16 0 $472
June Newark San Francisco United 6/11/16 6/16/16 0 $357
July Newark San Francisco United 7/7/16 7/12/16 2 $400
August Newark San Francisco United 8/23/16 9/1/16 1 $338
September Newark San Francisco United 9/8/16 9/13/16 1 $338
October Newark San Francisco United 10/25/16 11/2/16 1 $350
November Newark San Francisco United 11/30/16 12/8/16 1 $344
December Newark San Francisco United 12/1/16 12/6/16 1 $344

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$499
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$499 $398
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$398 $398
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$398 $472
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$472 $547
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$547

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Newark to San Francisco (EWR to SFO)

Your Newark 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 Newark to San Francisco is $408.

The average price for non-stop flights from Newark to San Francisco is $466.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Newark to San Francisco
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 19 19 19 19 21 16 16 06:00 21:36
Virgin America 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 07:30 17:25

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Newark to San Francisco (EWR 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 Newark 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 Newark to San Francisco is $219.

The average price for round trip flights from Newark to San Francisco is $404.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
New York to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $338
Washington to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $244
Boston to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $377
Philadelphia to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United $262
Baltimore to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $412
Hartford to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $347
Syracuse to San Francisco American $403
Providence to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $354
Albany to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $398
Harrisburg to San FranciscoCheck Dates
Ithaca to San Francisco American, United $426
Westchester County to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $351
Long Island MacArthur to San Francisco American, United $503
Newburgh to San FranciscoCheck Dates
Wilkes - Barre to San Francisco American, United $344
New York to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $292
Allentown - Bethlehem - Easton to San Francisco American, United $372
Atlantic City to San FranciscoCheck Dates
Binghamton to San Francisco American, United $432
Elmira - Corning to San Francisco American $418
State College to San Francisco American, United $428
Williamsport to San Francisco American Check Dates
Salisbury - Ocean City to San Francisco American Check Dates
New York to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $332
New Haven to San Francisco American $477
Washington to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $453
Boston to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $344
New York to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United, Virgin America $241
Philadelphia to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $383
Newark to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $332

Airlines Flying from Newark to San Francisco (EWR to SFO) Number of flights searched: 235Last modified: May 29, 2016 1:02 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Newark 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 Newark to San Francisco.

Newark to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHX X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA / PDX X X X X X X
JetBlue FLL X X X X X X X
Delta MSP X X X X X X X
Delta DTW / LAX X X
United - X X X X X X X
United ORD X X X X X X X
Virgin America - X X X X X X X
Virgin America LAX X X X X X X X
Southwest LAS X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

Newark to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Newark to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Newark to San Francisco flight time is 6 hours and 8 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Newark and San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from Newark to San Francisco is 2558 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Newark to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 141 direct flights from Newark to San Francisco.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Newark to San Francisco?
Answer: United Airlines provides 85% of the non-stop flights between Newark and San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Newark to San Francisco?
Answer: Denver, CO
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