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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt, DE, Germany - SFO to FRA Last modified: May 27, 2016 7:53 AM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt Last modified: May 27, 2016 7:53 AM

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Aer Lingus
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 19, 2016 Oct 3, 2016 $1,162
Sep 22, 2016 Oct 3, 2016 $1,162
Air Berlin
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 5, 2016 Sep 19, 2016 $1,051
Sep 5, 2016 Sep 23, 2016 $1,051
Sep 7, 2016 Sep 21, 2016 $1,051
Sep 7, 2016 Sep 14, 2016 $1,051
Sep 14, 2016 Sep 26, 2016 $1,051
Air Europa
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 1, 2016 Jun 14, 2016 $1,996
Air France
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 21, 2016 Oct 2, 2016 $945
Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 19, 2016 Oct 3, 2016 $1,098
Alitalia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 20, 2016 Oct 10, 2016 $1,308
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 14, 2016 Sep 26, 2016 $1,352
Austrian Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 21, 2016 Oct 6, 2016 $1,333
British Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 24, 2016 Sep 6, 2016 $1,395
Sep 7, 2016 Sep 21, 2016 $1,395
Brussels Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 5, 2016 Sep 19, 2016 $1,318
Condor Flugdienst
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 19, 2016 Oct 3, 2016 $1,116
Sep 20, 2016 Oct 10, 2016 $1,116
Finnair
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 6, 2016 Sep 26, 2016 $1,396
FlexFlight
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 12, 2016 Sep 30, 2016 $992
Iberia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 5, 2016 Sep 19, 2016 $1,396
Sep 6, 2016 Sep 26, 2016 $1,396
Sep 19, 2016 Oct 3, 2016 $1,396
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 7, 2016 Sep 21, 2016 $1,196
Sep 14, 2016 Sep 26, 2016 $1,196
LOT Polish Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 22, 2016 Sep 27, 2016 $1,683
Lufthansa German Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 21, 2016 Oct 2, 2016 $1,287
Sas Scandinavian Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 13, 2016 Sep 20, 2016 $996
Sep 19, 2016 Oct 3, 2016 $996
Sep 19, 2016 Sep 28, 2016 $996
Sep 20, 2016 Oct 4, 2016 $996
Sep 21, 2016 Oct 9, 2016 $996
Tap Portugal
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 6, 2016 Sep 26, 2016 $2,544
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 21, 2016 Oct 2, 2016 $1,270
Virgin America
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 22, 2016 Oct 3, 2016 $1,202
Virgin Atlantic Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 22, 2016 Oct 3, 2016 $1,643

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

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Frankfurt, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $1,189.

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

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $2,424 $1,213
7-14 days $1,490 $1,260
14-21 days $1,490 $1,252
21-30 days $1,521 $1,400
30-60 days $1,490 $1,411
60-90 days $1,282 $1,101
90+ days $1,173 $883

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Frankfurt

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$1,101 $1,246 $1,080 $1,185 $1,260 $1,217 $1,233

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Frankfurt

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May San Francisco Frankfurt Air Berlin 5/31/16 6/15/16 2 $1,616
June San Francisco Frankfurt Condor 6/1/16 6/14/16 1 $1,213
July San Francisco Frankfurt Aer Lingus 7/7/16 7/20/16 2 $1,373
August San Francisco Frankfurt Air Berlin 8/24/16 9/6/16 2 $1,080
September San Francisco Frankfurt Air France 9/21/16 10/2/16 1 $945
October San Francisco Frankfurt FlexFlight 10/10/16 10/27/16 1 $883
November San Francisco Frankfurt SAS 11/1/16 11/7/16 1 $996
December San Francisco Frankfurt Air Berlin 12/7/16 12/17/16 1 $1,040

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

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 San Francisco to Frankfurt.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$1,640
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$1,640
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$1,641
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$1,641 $2,100
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$2,100 $1,905
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$1,905

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

Your San Francisco to Frankfurt 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 San Francisco to Frankfurt is $1,584.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt is $1,290.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from San Francisco to Frankfurt
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Lufthansa 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 15:00 15:00
United 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 14:05 19:05

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

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 San Francisco to Frankfurt. 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 San Francisco to Frankfurt is $2,310.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt is $1,583.

San Francisco to Frankfurt Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Frankfurt flight time is 10 hours and 50 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Francisco and Frankfurt?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Frankfurt is 5683 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt?
Answer: There are 21 direct flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt?
Answer: United Airlines provides 66% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Frankfurt.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Frankfurt?
Answer: Amsterdam, NL

Airlines Flying from San Francisco to Frankfurt (SFO to FRA) Number of flights searched: 428Last modified: May 27, 2016 7:53 AM

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

San Francisco to Frankfurt
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHL X X X X X X X
Air Berlin DUS / TXL X X X X X
Air Canada YYZ 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 CPH / OSL 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 San Francisco and Frankfurt, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $337

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight, Great Lakes $963
San Francisco to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, OpenSkies, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $808
San Francisco to Amsterdam American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $746
San Francisco to Munich American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America $949
San Francisco to Zurich American, Alaska, JetBlue, Etihad Regional, Swiss, United, Virgin America, Edelweiss $1,028
San Francisco to Dusseldorf American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $997
San Francisco to Brussels Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America $950
San Francisco to Cologne - Bonn American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,091
San Francisco to Stuttgart American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,038
San Francisco to Milan Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, BMI Regional, Condor, Aer Lingus, Air Dolomiti, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $969
San Francisco to Luxembourg American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,162
San Francisco to Berlin Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $940
San Francisco to Nuremberg American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,005
San Francisco to Rome Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $1,039
San Francisco to Prague Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $1,012

Cheap International Flights to Frankfurt - FRA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sacramento to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,234
Oakland to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $1,141
San Jose to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $1,179
Reno to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,254
Fresno to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, United $1,621
Monterey to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Alaska, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Lufthansa, United Check Dates
San Luis Obispo to Frankfurt American, Finnair, British Airways, Iberia, Lufthansa, United $1,638
Chico to FrankfurtCheck Dates
Redding to Frankfurt Alaska, Lufthansa, United Check Dates
Modesto to FrankfurtCheck Dates
Santa Rosa to Frankfurt American, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United Check Dates
Sacramento to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,056
Oakland to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Hawaiian, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight, City Jet $866
San Jose to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Lufthansa, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Austrian, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $1,134
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt, DE, Germany, from $945 Round trip from SFO to FRA