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Flights from San Francisco to New York, United States Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 2:52 -05:00

San Francisco to New York Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 2:52 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 27,900,004,488 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to New York. JetBlue & American frequently offer the best deals to New York flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

JetBlue
SFONYC
Thu 2/9
nonstop
NYCSFO
Mon 2/13
nonstop
$217
American
SFONYC
Sat 1/28
1 stop
NYCSFO
Tue 1/31
1 stop
$231
Virgin America
SFONYC
Thu 1/19
nonstop
NYCSFO
Fri 1/20
nonstop
$233
Sun Country
SFONYC
Sat 1/21
1 stop
NYCSFO
Mon 2/6
1 stop
$248
United
SFONYC
Mon 1/9
1 stop
NYCSFO
Wed 1/11
1 stop
$262
Alaska
SFONYC
Tue 1/17
1 stop
NYCSFO
Wed 1/25
1 stop
$286

How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to New York? 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 New York, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $232.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Francisco to New York?

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 New York 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 New York? 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 New York.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $556 $354
7-14 days $422 $411
14-21 days $323 $353
21-30 days $252 $259
30-60 days $233 $231
60-90 days $217 $231
90+ days $249 $257

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

We've examined 27,908,060,797 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 New York is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$237 $233 $233 $217 $231 $231 $237

Compare Flight Prices from San Francisco to New York 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 New York flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December San Francisco New York Virgin America 12/25/16 1/10/17 0 $323
January San Francisco New York American 1/28/17 1/31/17 1 $231
February San Francisco New York JetBlue 2/9/17 2/13/17 0 $217
March San Francisco New York JetBlue 3/1/17 3/5/17 0 $237
April San Francisco New York American 4/25/17 5/9/17 1 $267
May San Francisco New York American 5/2/17 5/9/17 1 $267
June San Francisco New York JetBlue 6/1/17 6/4/17 0 $297
July San Francisco New York JetBlue 7/2/17 7/8/17 0 $317

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$421
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$421 $614
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
$614 $628
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$628 $267
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$267 $237
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
$237

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to New York 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 New York is $295.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to New York is $290.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from San Francisco to New York - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 4 5 5 5 6 07:30 22:40
JetBlue 6 6 5 6 6 5 6 06:50 23:30
Delta 8 6 6 6 6 5 5 06:15 22:45
Virgin America 5 5 5 5 5 3 5 07:05 23:10

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Francisco to New York 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 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 $199.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to New York is $358.

San Francisco to New York Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from San Francisco to New York?
Answer: The average San Francisco to New York flight time is 5 hours and 29 minutes.
Question: How far is New York from San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to New York is 2,579 miles (4,150 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to New York?
Answer: There are 142 direct flights from San Francisco to New York.
Question: What are the most popular San Francisco airlines for direct flights from San Francisco to New York?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 28% 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: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in San Francisco flying to New York Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 2:52 -05:00Number of routes searched: 786Number of itineraries searched: 3,566,736

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Francisco to New York? We've gathered the average price of San Francisco airlines with flights to New York. 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 New York
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Alaska -
JetBlue -
Delta -
United -
Virgin America -
American PHX
American SEA
American CLT
American DFW
Alaska PDX
Alaska SEA
Alaska SAN
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue LGB
JetBlue FLL
JetBlue LAS
Copa PTY
Delta SLC
Delta ATL
Delta LAX
Delta CVG
Frontier DEN
Sun Country MSP
United ATL
United BNA
United BOS
United CLE
Virgin America LAX
Virgin America FLL
Virgin America LAS
Virgin America PSP

San Francisco to New York Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Francisco and New York. 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: Dec 9, 2016 2:52 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Flights from San Francisco to New York