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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to New York, NY, United States - SFO to NYC Last modified: Jul 29, 2016 2:46 AM

Popular flights from San Francisco to New York Last modified: Jul 29, 2016 2:46 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.

Sun Country
SFONYC
Fri 9/16
1 stop
NYCSFO
Tue 10/4
1 stop
$284
Select
Virgin America
SFONYC
Tue 8/23
1 stop
NYCSFO
Sat 8/27
1 stop
$313
Select
Virgin America
SFONYC
Tue 8/23
1 stop
NYCSFO
Mon 8/29
1 stop
$313
Select
Virgin America
SFONYC
Wed 9/7
1 stop
NYCSFO
Sun 9/11
1 stop
$313
Select
Virgin America
SFONYC
Wed 9/7
1 stop
NYCSFO
Mon 9/12
1 stop
$313
Select
Virgin America
SFONYC
Wed 9/7
1 stop
NYCSFO
Thu 9/8
1 stop
$313
Select
JetBlue
SFONYC
Fri 9/16
1 stop
NYCSFO
Mon 9/19
1 stop
$321
Select
American
SFONYC
Tue 9/6
1 stop
NYCSFO
Thu 9/8
1 stop
$344
Select
United
SFONYC
Thu 9/8
1 stop
NYCSFO
Thu 9/15
1 stop
$345
Select
United
SFONYC
Fri 9/16
1 stop
NYCSFO
Fri 9/23
1 stop
$345
Select
United
SFONYC
Thu 9/29
1 stop
NYCSFO
Thu 10/13
1 stop
$345
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United
SFONYC
Thu 10/6
1 stop
NYCSFO
Tue 10/18
1 stop
$345
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United
SFONYC
Wed 10/26
1 stop
NYCSFO
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$345
Select
Alaska
SFONYC
Tue 10/18
1 stop
NYCSFO
Sat 10/22
1 stop
$366
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Frontier
SFONYC
Fri 9/16
1 stop
NYCSFO
Sun 9/25
1 stop
$383
Select
Frontier
SFONYC
Fri 9/16
1 stop
NYCSFO
Tue 10/4
1 stop
$383
Select
Frontier
SFONYC
Wed 9/21
1 stop
NYCSFO
Wed 9/28
1 stop
$383
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Frontier
SFONYC
Wed 9/21
1 stop
NYCSFO
Tue 10/4
1 stop
$383
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Frontier
SFONYC
Fri 9/23
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Sun 9/25
1 stop
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to New York (SFO to NYC)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to New York, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $286.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to New York (SFO to NYC)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Francisco to New York 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 New York

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $480 $421
7-14 days $397 $347
14-21 days $377 $286
21-30 days $377 $286
30-60 days $357 $284
60-90 days $357 $286
90+ days $297 $318

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to New York

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$286 $286 $286 $286 $284 $286 $286

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to New York

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July San Francisco New York United 7/31/16 8/7/16 0 $558
August San Francisco New York Sun Country 8/18/16 8/27/16 1 $286
September San Francisco New York Sun Country 9/16/16 10/4/16 1 $284
October San Francisco New York Sun Country 10/4/16 10/10/16 1 $286
November San Francisco New York Virgin America 11/2/16 11/8/16 1 $340
December San Francisco New York United 12/6/16 12/10/16 0 $297
January San Francisco New York United 1/4/17 1/14/17 0 $297
February San Francisco New York United 2/1/17 2/4/17 0 $297

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

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 New York.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$555
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$555 $453
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$453 $390
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$390 $390
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$390 $418
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$418

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from San Francisco to New York (SFO to NYC)

Your San Francisco to New York 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 New York is $344.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to New York is $373.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from San Francisco to New York
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 6 6 6 4 6 07:15 23:00
JetBlue 6 5 6 6 6 5 6 07:00 23:00
Delta 8 8 8 9 8 5 8 06:30 23:10
Virgin America 5 5 5 5 5 4 5 07:00 23:15

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from San Francisco to New York (SFO to NYC)

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 New York. 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 New York is $175.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to New York is $342.

San Francisco to New York Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to New York?
Answer: The average San Francisco to New York flight time is 5 hours and 40 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Francisco and New York?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to New York is 2579 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to New York?
Answer: There are 164 direct flights from San Francisco to New York.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Francisco to New York?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 32% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and New York.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to New York?
Answer: Denver, CO

Airlines Flying from San Francisco to New York (SFO to NYC) Number of flights searched: 331Last modified: Jul 29, 2016 2:46 AM

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

San Francisco to New York
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
American PHX X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA X X X X X X X
JetBlue - X X X X X X X
JetBlue LGB X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X X
Delta DTW X X X X X X X
Frontier DEN X X X X X X X
Sun Country MSP X X X X X X X
United CLE X X X X X X X
Virgin America - X X X X X X X
Virgin America LAS X X X X X X X
Southwest DAL X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in San Francisco and New York, 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 Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United, Virgin America $342
San Francisco to Philadelphia American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United $262
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $127
San Francisco to Boston American, Alaska, JetBlue, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $314
San Francisco to Westchester County American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $394
San Francisco to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $244
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $197

Cheap Domestic Flights to New York - NYC

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Jose to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $345
Oakland to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $354
Sacramento to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $310
Fresno to New York American, Alaska, United $348
Reno to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $244
Monterey to New York American, Alaska, United $430
San Luis Obispo to New York American, Alaska, United $419
Santa Rosa to New York American, Alaska $1,228
Modesto to New YorkCheck Dates
Chico to New YorkCheck Dates
Redding to New York Alaska, United $560
Sacramento to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $325
Oakland to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $354
San Jose to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $344
Reno to Newark American, Alaska, United $274
Fresno to Newark American, Alaska, United $374
San Luis Obispo to Newark American, Alaska, United $430
Monterey to Newark American, Alaska, United $430
Modesto to NewarkCheck Dates
Santa Rosa to Newark American, Alaska $1,447
Chico to NewarkCheck Dates
Redding to Newark Alaska, United $560
Sacramento to Philadelphia American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $401
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to New York, NY, United States, from $284 Round trip from SFO to NYC