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Flights from Zurich to San Francisco, United States

Zurich to San Francisco Last modified: Mar 27, 2017 3:03 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 26,840,787,235 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to San Francisco. Turkish & Iberia frequently offer the best deals to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Turkish
ZRHSFO
Mon 5/22
1 stop
SFOZRH
Tue 5/30
1 stop
CHF630
Iberia
ZRHSFO
Mon 5/22
1 stop
SFOZRH
Tue 5/30
1 stop
CHF822
SAS
ZRHSFO
Wed 5/17
1 stop
SFOZRH
Mon 5/29
1 stop
CHF920
Finnair
ZRHSFO
Mon 5/22
1 stop
SFOZRH
Tue 5/30
1 stop
CHF976
Tap Portugal
ZRHSFO
Sat 4/22
2 stops
SFOZRH
Tue 5/2
2 stops
CHF1,021
Air Berlin
ZRHSFO
Mon 5/22
1 stop
SFOZRH
Tue 5/30
1 stop
CHF1,042

How Much is a Flight from Zurich to San Francisco? 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 Zurich to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CHF654.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Zurich to San Francisco?

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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Zurich to San Francisco 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 Zurich to San Francisco? 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 Zurich to San Francisco.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CHF0 CHF936
7-14 days CHF1,341 CHF1,002
14-21 days CHF1,266 CHF858
21-30 days CHF1,192 CHF656
30-60 days CHF1,190 CHF630
60-90 days CHF1,192 CHF656
90+ days CHF1,124 CHF630

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

We've examined 26,853,536,479 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Zurich to San Francisco is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CHF630CHF656CHF654CHF668CHF656CHF656CHF656

Compare Flight Prices from Zurich to San Francisco 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 Zurich to San Francisco flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
March Zurich San Francisco Turkish 3/28/17 4/4/17 1 CHF936
April Zurich San Francisco Turkish 4/25/17 5/1/17 1 CHF656
May Zurich San Francisco Turkish 5/22/17 5/30/17 1 CHF630
June Zurich San Francisco Turkish 6/21/17 7/6/17 1 CHF656
July Zurich San Francisco Iberia 7/1/17 7/8/17 2 CHF1,120
August Zurich San Francisco Turkish 8/30/17 9/17/17 1 CHF822
September Zurich San Francisco Turkish 9/28/17 10/12/17 1 CHF654
October Zurich San Francisco Turkish 10/10/17 10/24/17 1 CHF630

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
CHF754
30 1 2 3 4 5 6
CHF754

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Zurich to San Francisco 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 Zurich to San Francisco is CHF753.

The average price for direct flights from Zurich to San Francisco is CHF1,240.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Zurich to San Francisco - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Swiss 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 13:10 13:10

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Zurich to San Francisco 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 Zurich to San Francisco. 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 Zurich to San Francisco is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Zurich to San Francisco is CHF762.

Zurich to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Zurich to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Zurich to San Francisco flight time is 11 hours and 50 minutes.
Question: How far is San Francisco from Zurich?
Answer: The distance from Zurich to San Francisco is 9,371 kilometers (5,823 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Zurich to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Zurich to San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular Zurich airlines for direct flights from Zurich to San Francisco?
Answer: Swiss provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Zurich and San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Zurich to San Francisco?
Answer: London, GB

Airlines in Zurich flying to San Francisco Last modified: Mar 27, 2017 3:03 -04:00Number of routes searched: 132Number of itineraries searched: 258,271

Wondering which airlines fly out of Zurich to San Francisco? We've gathered the average price of Zurich airlines with flights to San Francisco. 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.

Zurich to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Swiss -
United -
American JFK
American MIA
Air Berlin DUS
Air Berlin TXL
Air Canada YUL
Air Canada YYZ
Air France CDG
Air India DEL
Finnair HEL
British Airways LHR
Air China PEK
Cathay HKG
Major Airlines ATL
Major Airlines JFK
Major Airlines LAX
Major Airlines LAS
Aer Lingus DUB
Emirates DXB
Etihad AUH
Korean ICN
KLM AMS
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa MUC
All Nippon NRT
SAS CPH
Singapore SIN
Turkish IST
United BOS
United EWR
United IAD
United LAX

Zurich to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Zurich and San Francisco. 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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