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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Zurich, CH, Switzerland - SFO to ZRH Last modified: Jul 1, 2016 1:46 AM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Zurich Last modified: Jul 1, 2016 1:46 AM

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United
SFOZRH
Tue 10/4
1 stop
ZRHSFO
Tue 10/18
1 stop
$621
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United
SFOZRH
Wed 10/5
1 stop
ZRHSFO
Wed 10/19
1 stop
$621
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United
SFOZRH
Tue 10/11
1 stop
ZRHSFO
Tue 10/18
1 stop
$621
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American
SFOZRH
Mon 10/17
1 stop
ZRHSFO
Mon 10/24
1 stop
$632
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American
SFOZRH
Mon 10/17
2 stops
ZRHSFO
Mon 10/24
2 stops
$632
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Swiss
SFOZRH
Tue 9/27
1 stop
ZRHSFO
Tue 10/11
1 stop
$634
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JetBlue
SFOZRH
Wed 9/14
2 stops
ZRHSFO
Wed 9/21
2 stops
$947
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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 $829.

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 $1,950 $1,410
7-14 days $1,432 $1,135
14-21 days $1,505 $1,135
21-30 days $1,192 $1,125
30-60 days $1,125 $722
60-90 days $934 $632
90+ days $617 $620

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
$814 $634 $632 $732 $1,229 $677 $1,082

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 Swiss 7/31/16 8/14/16 2 $1,082
August San Francisco Zurich Swiss 8/27/16 9/3/16 1 $722
September San Francisco Zurich United 9/28/16 10/12/16 1 $632
October San Francisco Zurich United 10/31/16 11/7/16 0 $617
November San Francisco Zurich United 11/1/16 11/15/16 0 $617
December San Francisco Zurich United 12/6/16 12/20/16 0 $871
January San Francisco Zurich Swiss 1/11/17 1/18/17 1 $654
February San Francisco Zurich United 2/3/17 2/16/17 0 $667

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 $643.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Zurich is $1,029.

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 $2,717.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Zurich is $643.

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.

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 $291

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, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Corsair, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight, Aigle Azur $638
San Francisco to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Pullmantur Air, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $647
San Francisco to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Sun Country, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $672
San Francisco to Milan Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, 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, FlexFlight $622
San Francisco to Munich American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America $659
San Francisco to Basel American, Swiss, United $755
San Francisco to Amsterdam American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $606
San Francisco to Geneva American, Alaska, JetBlue, Swiss, United $621
San Francisco to Stuttgart Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $670
San Francisco to Rome Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $631
San Francisco to Barcelona Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Spirit, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight $585
San Francisco to Venice Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Pullmantur Air, Aer Lingus, Air Dolomiti, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America $617
San Francisco to Brussels Aegean, 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 $620
San Francisco to Friedrichshafen American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic $2,175
San Francisco to Nice Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Corsair, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $670
San Francisco to Istanbul American, Alaska, Atlasjet, Turkish, United $426

Cheap International Flights to Zurich - ZRH

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sacramento to Zurich American, JetBlue, Swiss, United $636
Oakland to Zurich American, Swiss, United $1,211
San Jose to Zurich American, JetBlue, Swiss, United $636
Reno to Zurich American, Alaska, Swiss, United $636
Fresno to Zurich American, Alaska, Swiss, United $1,082
Monterey to Zurich American, Swiss, United Check Dates
Santa Rosa to Zurich American, Swiss, United $2,224
Sacramento to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic $684
Sacramento to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Corsair, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic $650
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, Corsair, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $653
Oakland to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight, Aigle Azur $653
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, Hawaiian, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $655
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Zurich, CH, Switzerland, from $621 Round trip from SFO to ZRH