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San Francisco to Frankfurt Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:23 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt. WOW air & Aer Lingus frequently offer the best deals on San Francisco to Frankfurt flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

WOW air
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Sat 12/3
1 stop
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Wed 12/14
1 stop
$890
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Aer Lingus
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Mon 1/9
1 stop
FRASFO
Thu 1/19
1 stop
$1,011
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Aer Lingus
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Wed 1/11
1 stop
FRASFO
Tue 1/31
1 stop
$1,011
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Air Berlin
SFOFRA
Wed 11/9
1 stop
FRASFO
Mon 11/14
1 stop
$1,055
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Air Berlin
SFOFRA
Wed 12/14
1 stop
FRASFO
Wed 12/21
1 stop
$1,055
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Singapore
SFOFRA
Tue 11/1
1 stop
FRASFO
Sun 11/6
1 stop
$1,079
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Singapore
SFOFRA
Thu 1/5
1 stop
FRASFO
Sun 1/15
1 stop
$1,079
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Air Canada
SFOFRA
Sun 11/20
1 stop
FRASFO
Mon 11/28
1 stop
$1,124
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Air Canada
SFOFRA
Mon 12/12
1 stop
FRASFO
Tue 12/27
1 stop
$1,124
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Air Canada
SFOFRA
Tue 1/10
1 stop
FRASFO
Mon 1/30
1 stop
$1,124
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American
SFOFRA
Wed 11/30
1 stop
FRASFO
Tue 12/13
1 stop
$1,124
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United
SFOFRA
Wed 11/30
nonstop
FRASFO
Tue 12/13
nonstop
$1,124
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United
SFOFRA
Wed 11/30
1 stop
FRASFO
Tue 12/13
1 stop
$1,124
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United
SFOFRA
Tue 1/10
1 stop
FRASFO
Mon 1/30
1 stop
$1,124
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United
SFOFRA
Tue 1/10
nonstop
FRASFO
Mon 1/30
nonstop
$1,124
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Air France
SFOFRA
Tue 1/10
1 stop
FRASFO
Mon 1/30
1 stop
$1,139
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Lufthansa
SFOFRA
Sun 11/20
1 stop
FRASFO
Mon 11/28
1 stop
$1,141
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Lufthansa
SFOFRA
Wed 11/30
nonstop
FRASFO
Tue 12/13
nonstop
$1,141
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Lufthansa
SFOFRA
Mon 12/12
nonstop
FRASFO
Tue 12/27
nonstop
$1,141
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Lufthansa
SFOFRA
Mon 12/12
1 stop
FRASFO
Tue 12/27
1 stop
$1,141
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Lufthansa
SFOFRA
Tue 1/10
nonstop
FRASFO
Mon 1/30
nonstop
$1,141
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Swiss
SFOFRA
Wed 11/30
1 stop
FRASFO
Tue 12/13
1 stop
$1,158
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Swiss
SFOFRA
Mon 12/12
1 stop
FRASFO
Tue 12/27
1 stop
$1,158
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Finnair
SFOFRA
Sun 11/20
1 stop
FRASFO
Mon 11/28
1 stop
$1,160
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Finnair
SFOFRA
Tue 1/10
1 stop
FRASFO
Mon 1/30
1 stop
$1,160
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Iberia
SFOFRA
Sun 11/20
1 stop
FRASFO
Mon 11/28
1 stop
$1,160
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Iberia
SFOFRA
Tue 1/10
1 stop
FRASFO
Mon 1/30
1 stop
$1,160
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Brussels
SFOFRA
Wed 11/30
2 stops
FRASFO
Tue 12/13
2 stops
$1,166
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British Airways
SFOFRA
Wed 11/30
1 stop
FRASFO
Tue 12/13
1 stop
$1,171
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KLM
SFOFRA
Mon 12/26
1 stop
FRASFO
Fri 1/6
1 stop
$1,178
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Tap Portugal
SFOFRA
Sun 1/8
2 stops
FRASFO
Wed 1/18
2 stops
$1,373
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Tap Portugal
SFOFRA
Thu 1/19
2 stops
FRASFO
Sun 1/22
2 stops
$1,373
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Asiana
SFOFRA
Sun 11/20
1 stop
FRASFO
Mon 11/28
1 stop
$1,633
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Air China
SFOFRA
Mon 10/24
1 stop
FRASFO
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$1,643
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How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt?

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 $999.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt?

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 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 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 San Francisco to Frankfurt?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $1,992 $1,236
7-14 days $1,717 $1,134
14-21 days $1,194 $1,095
21-30 days $1,194 $1,008
30-60 days $1,174 $921
60-90 days $1,124 $890
90+ days $1,124 $853

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Frankfurt

We've examined 23,636,053,052 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from San Francisco to Frankfurt is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$960 $1,022 $1,055 $921 $1,075 $890 $1,066

Compare Flight Prices from San Francisco to Frankfurt 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 San Francisco to Frankfurt flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September San Francisco Frankfurt Singapore 9/26/16 10/3/16 1 $1,236
October San Francisco Frankfurt WOW air 10/24/16 11/4/16 1 $1,008
November San Francisco Frankfurt WOW air 11/24/16 12/5/16 1 $921
December San Francisco Frankfurt WOW air 12/3/16 12/14/16 1 $890
January San Francisco Frankfurt WOW air 1/17/17 1/27/17 1 $920
February San Francisco Frankfurt WOW air 2/7/17 2/23/17 1 $853
March San Francisco Frankfurt WOW air 3/3/17 3/17/17 1 $862
April San Francisco Frankfurt Aer Lingus 4/10/17 4/23/17 1 $1,018

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from San Francisco to Frankfurt. 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
$1,184
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$1,184
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$1,068
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$1,068

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt

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 San Francisco to Frankfurt is $1,329.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt is $1,182.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt - By Carrier
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

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt

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 not available.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt is $1,329.

San Francisco to Frankfurt Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Frankfurt flight time is 10 hours and 50 minutes.
Question: How far is Frankfurt from San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Frankfurt is 5,683 miles (9,145 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt?
Answer: There are 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt.
Question: What are the most popular San Francisco airlines for direct flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt?
Answer: United Airlines provides 65% 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: London, GB

Airlines in San Francisco flying to Frankfurt Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:24 AMNumber of routes searched: 166Number of itineraries searched: 1,354,475

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Francisco to Frankfurt? We've gathered the average price of San Francisco airlines with flights to Frankfurt. 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.

San Francisco to Frankfurt
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Turkish IST
American -
SAS CPH
Air France CDG
British Airways LHR
KLM AMS
Air Canada YYZ
Swiss ZRH
WOW air KEF
Air Canada YUL
Lufthansa MUC
United ORD
American CLT
Air Canada YYC
United IAD
United DEN
United EWR
United IAH
Air Canada YVR
American DFW
Delta DTW
Delta ATL
American PHL
Korean ICN
Air Berlin TXL
Delta JFK
Aer Lingus DUB
American LAX
Emirates DXB
Delta LAS
Air China PEK
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
All Nippon HND
Delta MSP
Air India DEL
Air China PVG
All Nippon NRT
China Airlines TPE
Etihad AUH
Singapore SIN

San Francisco to Frankfurt Airports

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

Farecompare Research Tools

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Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $267

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to London Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, WOW air $600
Flights from San Francisco to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Etihad, Iberia, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic, WOW air $660
Flights from San Francisco to Amsterdam American, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, Copa, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, SAS, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, WOW air $748
Flights from San Francisco to Munich American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Aer Lingus, Icelandair, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Brussels, Singapore, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa $634
Flights from San Francisco to Zurich American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United $799
Flights from San Francisco to Dusseldorf American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, SAS, Singapore, Turkish, United $750
Flights from San Francisco to Brussels American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa $749
Flights from San Francisco to Cologne - Bonn American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, British Airways, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, Turkish, United $848
Flights from San Francisco to Stuttgart American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, United $800
Flights from San Francisco to Milan American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United $747
Flights from San Francisco to Luxembourg American, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United $771
Flights from San Francisco to Berlin American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Etihad, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, United, WOW air $750
Flights from San Francisco to Nuremberg Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, Brussels, Turkish, United $899
Flights from San Francisco to Rome American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United $747
Flights from San Francisco to Prague American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa $700

Cheap International Flights to Frankfurt - FRA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Sacramento to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Korean, Lufthansa, Brussels, Turkish, United $1,139
Flights from Oakland to Frankfurt American, Air France, Delta, KLM $1,124
Flights from San Jose to Frankfurt American, Air Canada, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, KLM, Lufthansa, All Nippon, United $997
Flights from Reno to Frankfurt American, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, United $1,307
Flights from Fresno to Frankfurt American, British Airways, Delta, United $1,407
Flights from Monterey to Frankfurt American, United $1,357
Flights from San Luis Obispo to Frankfurt American, United $1,311
Flights from Chico to FrankfurtCheck Dates
Flights from Redding to Frankfurt United Check Dates
Flights from Modesto to FrankfurtCheck Dates
Flights from Santa Rosa to FrankfurtCheck Dates
Flights from Sacramento to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, AeroMexico, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Iberia, Korean, China Eastern, Brussels, United $1,199
Flights from Oakland to London American, Delta, Norwegian Shuttle, Emirates, Korean, Qatar, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet $493
Flights from San Jose to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Icelandair, Iberia, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, United $1,022
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt