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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Zurich, CH, Switzerland - SFO to ZRH Last modified: Jul 29, 2016 2:46 AM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Zurich 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.

Swiss
SFOZRH
Sun 8/28
2 stops
ZRHSFO
Sat 9/3
2 stops
$905
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United
SFOZRH
Mon 10/31
nonstop
ZRHSFO
Mon 11/14
nonstop
$1,173
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United
SFOZRH
Tue 11/1
nonstop
ZRHSFO
Tue 11/15
nonstop
$1,173
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United
SFOZRH
Tue 11/1
nonstop
ZRHSFO
Mon 11/14
nonstop
$1,173
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United
SFOZRH
Tue 11/1
nonstop
ZRHSFO
Tue 11/8
nonstop
$1,173
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United
SFOZRH
Wed 11/2
nonstop
ZRHSFO
Wed 11/9
nonstop
$1,173
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American
SFOZRH
Mon 10/31
1 stop
ZRHSFO
Mon 11/14
1 stop
$1,219
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American
SFOZRH
Tue 11/1
1 stop
ZRHSFO
Mon 11/14
1 stop
$1,219
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American
SFOZRH
Tue 11/1
1 stop
ZRHSFO
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$1,219
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American
SFOZRH
Tue 11/1
1 stop
ZRHSFO
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$1,219
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American
SFOZRH
Tue 11/1
1 stop
ZRHSFO
Tue 11/15
1 stop
$1,219
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to Zurich (SFO to ZRH)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Zurich, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $1,236.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to Zurich (SFO to ZRH)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Francisco to Zurich 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 Zurich

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $2,392 $2,385
7-14 days $1,401 $1,381
14-21 days $1,354 $1,359
21-30 days $1,273 $1,273
30-60 days $1,273 $1,273
60-90 days $1,273 $1,273
90+ days $1,173 $1,176

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Zurich

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$1,273 $1,273 $1,273 $1,323 $1,323 $1,276 $905

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Zurich

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July San Francisco Zurich American 7/29/16 8/3/16 1 $2,999
August San Francisco Zurich Swiss 8/28/16 9/3/16 2 $905
September San Francisco Zurich United 9/4/16 9/14/16 0 $1,273
October San Francisco Zurich United 10/31/16 11/14/16 0 $1,173
November San Francisco Zurich United 11/1/16 11/8/16 0 $1,173
December San Francisco Zurich United 12/5/16 12/22/16 0 $1,173
January San Francisco Zurich United 1/9/17 1/16/17 0 $1,173
February San Francisco Zurich United 2/1/17 2/15/17 0 $1,173

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

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 Zurich.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$2,067
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$2,067
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$1,629
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$1,629
TIPSave $420 by flying into Frankfurt instead of Zurich from San Francisco

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from San Francisco to Zurich (SFO to ZRH)

Your San Francisco to Zurich 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 Zurich is $1,285.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Zurich is $1,281.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from San Francisco to Zurich
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Swiss 2 2 2 1 2 2 2 14:30 19:40

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from San Francisco to Zurich (SFO to ZRH)

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 Zurich. 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 Zurich is $2,280.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Zurich is $1,283.

San Francisco to Zurich Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to Zurich?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Zurich flight time is 11 hours and 15 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Francisco and Zurich?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Zurich is 5823 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Zurich?
Answer: There are 13 direct flights from San Francisco to Zurich.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Zurich?
Answer: Swiss provides 100% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Zurich.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Zurich?
Answer: New York, NY

Airlines Flying from San Francisco to Zurich (SFO to ZRH) Number of flights searched: 503Last modified: Jul 29, 2016 2:46 AM

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

San Francisco to Zurich
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHL X X X X X X X
Air Berlin DUS X X X X X
Air Berlin DUS / TXL X X X X X
Air Canada YYZ X X X X X X X
Air France CDG X X X X X X X
British Airways LHR X X X X X X X
Delta JFK X X X X X X X
Korean ICN X X X
KLM AMS X X X X X X X
Lufthansa MUC X X X X X X X
Swiss - X X X X X X X
SAS CPH X X X X X X X
SAS CPH / OSL X X X X X X X
Turkish IST X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in San Francisco and Zurich, 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 New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $284

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $708
San Francisco to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $731
San Francisco to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Tuifly, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Sun Country, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $537
San Francisco to Milan American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Air Dolomiti, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $944
San Francisco to Munich American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $520
San Francisco to Basel American, Swiss, United $1,274
San Francisco to Amsterdam American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Tuifly, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $471
San Francisco to Geneva American, JetBlue, Swiss, United $1,252
San Francisco to Stuttgart American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,016
San Francisco to Rome Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $943
San Francisco to Barcelona Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $869
San Francisco to Venice Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Air Dolomiti, Eurowings, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic $987
San Francisco to Brussels American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America $695
San Francisco to Friedrichshafen American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Lufthansa, Austrian, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $1,313
San Francisco to Nice American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $961
San Francisco to Istanbul American, Alaska, Atlasjet, Turkish, United $874

Cheap International Flights to Zurich - ZRH

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sacramento to Zurich American, JetBlue, Swiss, United $1,188
Oakland to Zurich American, Alaska, Swiss, United $1,217
San Jose to Zurich American, Swiss, United $1,192
Reno to Zurich American, Swiss, United Check Dates
Fresno to Zurich American, Swiss, United $1,692
Monterey to Zurich American, Swiss, United Check Dates
Santa Rosa to Zurich American, United Check Dates
Sacramento to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $789
Sacramento to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic $834
San Jose to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Lufthansa, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic $929
Oakland to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $833
Sacramento to Basel American, Swiss, United Check Dates
Oakland to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $808
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Zurich, CH, Switzerland, from $905 Round trip from SFO to ZRH