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Flights from San Francisco to London, United Kingdom Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:24 AM

San Francisco to London Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:24 AM

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

WOW air
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Thu 11/10
1 stop
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Fri 11/18
1 stop
$600
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Aer Lingus
SFOLON
Sun 1/8
1 stop
LONSFO
Sun 1/15
1 stop
$763
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Aer Lingus
SFOLON
Mon 1/9
1 stop
LONSFO
Sun 1/15
1 stop
$763
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Aer Lingus
SFOLON
Wed 1/11
1 stop
LONSFO
Sun 1/15
1 stop
$763
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Aer Lingus
SFOLON
Wed 1/11
1 stop
LONSFO
Fri 1/20
1 stop
$763
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Aer Lingus
SFOLON
Fri 1/20
1 stop
LONSFO
Sun 1/22
1 stop
$763
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American
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Sun 1/8
1 stop
LONSFO
Sun 1/22
1 stop
$769
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British Airways
SFOLON
Wed 1/11
1 stop
LONSFO
Sat 1/21
1 stop
$769
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British Airways
SFOLON
Sat 1/14
1 stop
LONSFO
Mon 1/23
1 stop
$769
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British Airways
SFOLON
Mon 1/16
1 stop
LONSFO
Mon 1/23
1 stop
$769
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British Airways
SFOLON
Thu 1/19
1 stop
LONSFO
Sat 1/28
1 stop
$769
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British Airways
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Thu 1/19
1 stop
LONSFO
Mon 1/30
1 stop
$769
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Finnair
SFOLON
Sun 1/8
1 stop
LONSFO
Sun 1/22
1 stop
$769
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Finnair
SFOLON
Wed 1/11
1 stop
LONSFO
Sat 1/21
1 stop
$769
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Finnair
SFOLON
Sat 1/14
1 stop
LONSFO
Mon 1/23
1 stop
$769
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Finnair
SFOLON
Sun 1/15
1 stop
LONSFO
Thu 1/26
1 stop
$769
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Finnair
SFOLON
Mon 1/16
1 stop
LONSFO
Mon 1/23
1 stop
$769
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Iberia
SFOLON
Sun 1/8
1 stop
LONSFO
Sun 1/22
1 stop
$769
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Iberia
SFOLON
Wed 1/11
1 stop
LONSFO
Sat 1/21
1 stop
$769
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Iberia
SFOLON
Mon 1/16
1 stop
LONSFO
Mon 1/23
1 stop
$769
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Iberia
SFOLON
Thu 1/19
1 stop
LONSFO
Sat 1/28
1 stop
$769
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Iberia
SFOLON
Thu 1/19
1 stop
LONSFO
Mon 1/30
1 stop
$769
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Virgin Atlantic
SFOLON
Fri 1/6
1 stop
LONSFO
Fri 1/20
1 stop
$769
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Virgin Atlantic
SFOLON
Thu 1/19
1 stop
LONSFO
Sat 1/28
1 stop
$769
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Turkish
SFOLON
Fri 1/13
1 stop
LONSFO
Sun 1/15
1 stop
$777
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Turkish
SFOLON
Sat 1/14
1 stop
LONSFO
Mon 1/16
1 stop
$777
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Air Canada
SFOLON
Fri 11/18
1 stop
LONSFO
Sun 11/20
1 stop
$784
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Air Canada
SFOLON
Fri 1/20
1 stop
LONSFO
Sun 1/22
1 stop
$784
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United
SFOLON
Fri 11/18
1 stop
LONSFO
Sun 11/20
1 stop
$784
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Air France
SFOLON
Fri 11/25
1 stop
LONSFO
Sun 11/27
1 stop
$788
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KLM
SFOLON
Thu 1/12
1 stop
LONSFO
Tue 1/17
1 stop
$796
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KLM
SFOLON
Thu 1/19
1 stop
LONSFO
Sun 1/29
1 stop
$796
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Lufthansa
SFOLON
Fri 11/18
1 stop
LONSFO
Sun 11/20
1 stop
$800
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Austrian
SFOLON
Sun 1/1
nonstop
LONSFO
Mon 1/9
nonstop
$814
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Austrian
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Sun 1/1
nonstop
LONSFO
Fri 1/13
nonstop
$814
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Austrian
SFOLON
Sun 1/1
nonstop
LONSFO
Mon 1/16
nonstop
$814
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Austrian
SFOLON
Sun 1/1
1 stop
LONSFO
Mon 1/16
1 stop
$814
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Austrian
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Wed 1/4
nonstop
LONSFO
Sat 1/14
nonstop
$814
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Brussels
SFOLON
Sun 1/1
nonstop
LONSFO
Mon 1/16
nonstop
$814
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Brussels
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Sun 1/1
1 stop
LONSFO
Mon 1/16
1 stop
$814
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Brussels
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Wed 1/4
nonstop
LONSFO
Wed 1/11
nonstop
$814
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Brussels
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Wed 1/4
nonstop
LONSFO
Sat 1/14
nonstop
$814
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Brussels
SFOLON
Wed 1/4
1 stop
LONSFO
Sat 1/14
1 stop
$814
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WestJet
SFOLON
Thu 11/10
2 stops
LONSFO
Fri 11/18
2 stops
$903
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AeroMexico
SFOLON
Sun 1/22
1 stop
LONSFO
Tue 1/31
1 stop
$1,036
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AeroMexico
SFOLON
Mon 1/23
1 stop
LONSFO
Tue 1/31
1 stop
$1,036
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SAS
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Sat 1/14
1 stop
LONSFO
Mon 1/16
1 stop
$1,116
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China Eastern
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Tue 11/15
2 stops
LONSFO
Wed 11/23
2 stops
$1,354
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Tap Portugal
SFOLON
Tue 12/13
2 stops
LONSFO
Mon 12/19
2 stops
$1,379
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Tap Portugal
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Wed 12/14
2 stops
LONSFO
Mon 12/19
2 stops
$1,379
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China Southern
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Tue 11/22
2 stops
LONSFO
Tue 12/6
2 stops
$1,420
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Air Berlin
SFOLON
Sun 10/16
1 stop
LONSFO
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$1,506
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Etihad
SFOLON
Mon 11/21
1 stop
LONSFO
Sun 11/27
1 stop
$10,851
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Emirates
SFOLON
Sat 12/24
2 stops
LONSFO
Tue 12/27
2 stops
$15,691
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Emirates
SFOLON
Tue 12/27
2 stops
LONSFO
Fri 12/30
2 stops
$15,691
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Emirates
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Fri 12/30
2 stops
LONSFO
Mon 1/2
2 stops
$15,691
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How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to London?

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 $750.

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 thinking 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?

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 $839 $843
7-14 days $839 $838
14-21 days $839 $822
21-30 days $822 $799
30-60 days $821 $600
60-90 days $821 $764
90+ days $796 $763

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to London

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 London is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$764 $799 $764 $600 $764 $795 $764

Compare Flight Prices from San Francisco to London 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 London flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September San Francisco London Aer Lingus 9/27/16 10/11/16 1 $1,022
October San Francisco London Finnair 10/25/16 11/1/16 2 $799
November San Francisco London WOW air 11/10/16 11/18/16 1 $600
December San Francisco London Aer Lingus 12/2/16 12/7/16 1 $764
January San Francisco London Aer Lingus 1/8/17 1/15/17 1 $763
February San Francisco London Aer Lingus 2/6/17 2/17/17 1 $763
March San Francisco London Aer Lingus 3/5/17 3/15/17 1 $763
April San Francisco London American 4/7/17 4/15/17 1 $772

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to London

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
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$1,246
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$1,246 $839
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$839 $839
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$839 $829
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$829 $839
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$839

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to London

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 $2,084.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to London is $1,827.

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 16:30 19:15
United 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 13:00 19:45
Virgin Atlantic 2 2 2 2 1 2 2 17:40 21:10

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

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 not available.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to London is $2,084.

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 26 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: United Airlines 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: Sep 25, 2016 2:24 AMNumber of routes searched: 407Number of itineraries searched: 5,211,759

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 -
SAS CPH
American ORD
Air France CDG
American LAX
Turkish IST
Air Canada YVR
United IAD
AeroMexico MEX
American DFW
United EWR
Lufthansa FRA
Air Canada YUL
Lufthansa MUC
KLM AMS
WOW air KEF
Delta DTW
Air Canada YYC
Swiss ZRH
Delta MSP
American PHL
Korean ICN
Aer Lingus DUB
Air Berlin DUS
Air Canada YYZ
China Southern CAN
Air Berlin TXL
Emirates DXB
Cathay HKG
Air China PEK
EVA Air TPE
Air India DEL
Philippine MNL
Delta LAS
Etihad AUH
Air China PVG
Qantas SYD
Delta ATL
JAL HND

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.

Farecompare Research Tools

FareCompare's Flight Schedule Search Tool helps you find information about airline schedule filings, including flight numbers, depart times, and travel distance.

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
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
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 Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Asiana, Brussels, Singapore, Tap Portugal, United, WOW air $890
Flights from San Francisco to Manchester American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Thomas Cook, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic $841
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 Birmingham American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, United $828
Flights from San Francisco to Dublin American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, SAS, United, WOW air $512
Flights from San Francisco to Southampton Air Berlin, Air France, Delta, Aer Lingus, KLM, Lufthansa, Virgin Atlantic $999
Flights from San Francisco to Barcelona American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa $756
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 Bristol Air France, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, KLM, Lufthansa, Brussels, WOW air $856

Cheap International Flights to London - LON

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Oakland to London American, Delta, Norwegian Shuttle, Emirates, Korean, Qatar, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet $493
Flights from San Jose to London American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, JAL, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet $774
Flights from Sacramento to London American, Air Berlin, AeroMexico, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Iberia, Korean, China Eastern, Brussels, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,055
Flights from Fresno to London American, Air Berlin, AeroMexico, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Iberia, JAL, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,295
Flights from Reno to London American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, JAL, Lufthansa, Qantas, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,136
Flights from San Luis Obispo to London American, United $1,371
Flights from Monterey to London American, United $1,718
Flights from Chico to LondonCheck Dates
Flights from Redding to London United $1,454
Flights from Modesto to LondonCheck Dates
Flights from Santa Rosa to LondonCheck 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 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
Flights from Oakland to Paris American, Air France, AeroMexico, Delta, Norwegian Shuttle, Emirates, Korean, China Eastern $652
Flights from Sacramento to Amsterdam American, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Korean, China Eastern, Brussels, United $1,150
Flights from Oakland to Amsterdam American, Air France, AeroMexico, Alitalia, Delta, Norwegian Shuttle, Emirates, Korean, KLM, China Eastern $595
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to London