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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to New York, NY, United States - SFO to NYC Last modified: Jun 28, 2016 7:46 AM

Popular flights from San Francisco to New York Last modified: Jun 28, 2016 7:46 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.

United
SFONYC
Sun 8/21
nonstop
NYCSFO
Wed 8/31
nonstop
$284
Select
American
SFONYC
Wed 10/5
1 stop
NYCSFO
Wed 10/19
1 stop
$295
Select
Virgin America
SFONYC
Sat 9/10
nonstop
NYCSFO
Tue 9/13
nonstop
$301
Select
Virgin America
SFONYC
Sat 9/10
nonstop
NYCSFO
Sat 9/17
nonstop
$301
Select
Virgin America
SFONYC
Tue 9/13
nonstop
NYCSFO
Wed 9/21
nonstop
$301
Select
Virgin America
SFONYC
Wed 9/14
nonstop
NYCSFO
Sat 9/17
nonstop
$301
Select
Virgin America
SFONYC
Sat 9/17
nonstop
NYCSFO
Sat 9/24
nonstop
$301
Select
Sun Country
SFONYC
Mon 7/11
1 stop
NYCSFO
Thu 7/14
1 stop
$376
Select
Sun Country
SFONYC
Tue 7/12
1 stop
NYCSFO
Sat 7/16
1 stop
$376
Select
Sun Country
SFONYC
Tue 7/12
1 stop
NYCSFO
Tue 7/26
1 stop
$376
Select
Sun Country
SFONYC
Tue 7/12
1 stop
NYCSFO
Tue 7/19
1 stop
$376
Select
Sun Country
SFONYC
Mon 7/18
1 stop
NYCSFO
Tue 7/26
1 stop
$376
Select
JetBlue
SFONYC
Fri 9/30
nonstop
NYCSFO
Fri 10/7
nonstop
$389
Select
Alaska
SFONYC
Fri 10/14
nonstop
NYCSFO
Fri 10/21
nonstop
$398
Select
Alaska
SFONYC
Tue 10/18
nonstop
NYCSFO
Sat 10/29
nonstop
$398
Select
Alaska
SFONYC
Fri 10/21
nonstop
NYCSFO
Fri 10/28
nonstop
$398
Select
Alaska
SFONYC
Sat 10/22
nonstop
NYCSFO
Fri 10/28
nonstop
$398
Select
Alaska
SFONYC
Mon 10/24
nonstop
NYCSFO
Fri 10/28
nonstop
$398
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Frontier
SFONYC
Fri 8/5
1 stop
NYCSFO
Fri 8/12
1 stop
$471
Select

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 $290.

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 $461 $467
7-14 days $413 $376
14-21 days $413 $363
21-30 days $376 $363
30-60 days $284 $295
60-90 days $291 $295
90+ days $308 $295

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
$291 $291 $291 $291 $291 $291 $284

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
June San Francisco New York United 6/29/16 7/6/16 1 $491
July San Francisco New York United 7/19/16 7/20/16 1 $363
August San Francisco New York United 8/21/16 8/31/16 0 $284
September San Francisco New York United 9/7/16 9/11/16 0 $291
October San Francisco New York American 10/5/16 10/19/16 1 $295
November San Francisco New York American 11/1/16 11/8/16 1 $298
December San Francisco New York American 12/8/16 12/12/16 1 $298
January San Francisco New York American 1/4/17 1/14/17 1 $317

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
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$667
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$667 $458
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$458 $459
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$459 $472
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$472 $472
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$472

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 $380.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to New York is $379.

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 5 4 6 07:15 23:00
JetBlue 6 5 6 6 6 5 6 07:00 23:00
Delta 8 8 8 8 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 $185.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to New York is $366.

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 41 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: 318Last modified: Jun 28, 2016 7:46 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 ORD 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 FLL X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X X
Delta LAX 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 MDW 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 $284
San Francisco to Philadelphia American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United $378
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $227
San Francisco to Boston American, Alaska, JetBlue, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $362
San Francisco to Westchester County American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $428
San Francisco to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $360
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $223

Cheap Domestic Flights to New York - NYC

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Jose to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $291
Oakland to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $284
Sacramento to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $335
Fresno to New York American, Alaska, United $432
Reno to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $276
Monterey to New York American, Alaska, United $432
San Luis Obispo to New York American, United $432
Santa Rosa to New York American, Alaska Check Dates
Modesto to New YorkCheck Dates
Chico to New YorkCheck Dates
Redding to New York Alaska, United $491
Sacramento to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $335
Oakland to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $284
San Jose to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $291
Reno to Newark American, Alaska, United $310
Fresno to Newark American, Alaska, United $432
San Luis Obispo to Newark American, United $432
Monterey to Newark American, Alaska, United $432
Modesto to NewarkCheck Dates
Santa Rosa to Newark American, Alaska $579
Chico to NewarkCheck Dates
Redding to Newark Alaska, United $517
Sacramento to Philadelphia American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $404
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to New York, NY, United States, from $284 Round trip from SFO to NYC