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Flights from San Francisco to London, United Kingdom Last modified: Jan 21, 2017 3:09 -05:00

San Francisco to London Last modified: Jan 21, 2017 3:09 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 29,455,725,213 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to London. American & British Airways frequently offer the best deals to London flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
SFOLON
Tue 3/14
nonstop
LONSFO
Thu 3/30
nonstop
$452
British Airways
SFOLON
Tue 3/14
nonstop
LONSFO
Thu 3/30
nonstop
$452
Finnair
SFOLON
Tue 3/14
nonstop
LONSFO
Thu 3/30
nonstop
$452
Iberia
SFOLON
Tue 3/14
nonstop
LONSFO
Thu 3/30
nonstop
$452
United
SFOLON
Thu 3/2
1 stop
LONSFO
Tue 3/14
1 stop
$483
Air Canada
SFOLON
Fri 3/3
1 stop
LONSFO
Thu 3/16
1 stop
$486

How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to London? 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 San Francisco to London, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $454.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Francisco to London?

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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from San Francisco to London 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 London? 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 San Francisco to London.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $1,090 $562
7-14 days $1,090 $642
14-21 days $797 $642
21-30 days $488 $474
30-60 days $452 $457
60-90 days $453 $455
90+ days $454 $454

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

We've examined 29,464,553,548 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 London is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$455 $452 $454 $453 $454 $455 $455

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
January San Francisco London Turkish 1/27/17 1/29/17 1 $562
February San Francisco London British Airways 2/28/17 3/14/17 1 $463
March San Francisco London American 3/14/17 3/30/17 0 $452
April San Francisco London American 4/19/17 4/27/17 0 $454
May San Francisco London Finnair 5/2/17 5/15/17 0 $454
June San Francisco London American 6/5/17 6/13/17 2 $592
July San Francisco London American 7/18/17 7/25/17 0 $611
August San Francisco London British Airways 8/15/17 8/24/17 0 $586

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to London 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 San Francisco to London. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
$562
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$562 $642
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$642 $652
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$652 $642
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$642 $642
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
$642

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to London 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 San Francisco to London is $512.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to London is $566.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from San Francisco to London - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
British Airways 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 16:05 20:35
United 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 15:05 19:30
Virgin Atlantic 2 2 1 2 2 2 2 17:15 20:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Francisco to London 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 San Francisco to London. 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 London is $384.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to London is $500.

San Francisco to London Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from San Francisco to London?
Answer: The average San Francisco to London flight time is 10 hours and 25 minutes.
Question: How far is London from San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to London is 5,352 miles (8,613 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to London?
Answer: There are 41 direct flights from San Francisco to London.
Question: What are the most popular San Francisco airlines for direct flights from San Francisco to London?
Answer: British Airways provides 34% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and London.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to London?
Answer: New York, NY

Airlines in San Francisco flying to London Last modified: Jan 21, 2017 3:09 -05:00Number of routes searched: 469Number of itineraries searched: 6,808,158

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Francisco to London? We've gathered the average price of San Francisco airlines with flights to London. 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 London
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Finnair -
British Airways -
Major Airlines -
Iberia -
Lufthansa -
Austrian -
Brussels -
United -
Virgin Atlantic -
American DEN
American IAH
American LAX
American PDX
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
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
Major Airlines ATL
Major Airlines LAX
Major Airlines SLC
Major Airlines BOS
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

San Francisco to London Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Francisco and London. 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 Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO Last modified: Jan 21, 2017 3:09 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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