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Cheap Flights from Zurich to San Francisco, CA, United States - ZRH to SFO Last modified: Jul 1, 2016 7:56 PM

Popular flights from Zurich to San Francisco Last modified: Jul 1, 2016 7:56 PM

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.

American
ZRHSFO
Mon 10/3
2 stops
SFOZRH
Thu 10/13
2 stops
CHF715
Select
Swiss
ZRHSFO
Sun 9/18
2 stops
SFOZRH
Fri 10/7
2 stops
CHF825
Select
United
ZRHSFO
Fri 10/14
2 stops
SFOZRH
Fri 10/28
2 stops
CHF1,070
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Zurich to San Francisco (ZRH to SFO)?

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 CHF844.

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

Airlines can adjust prices for plane 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 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 Zurich to San Francisco

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days CHF1,630 CHF1,616
7-14 days CHF2,082 CHF2,035
14-21 days CHF1,972 CHF1,621
21-30 days CHF2,003 CHF1,580
30-60 days CHF1,097 CHF748
60-90 days CHF1,139 CHF760
90+ days CHF1,026 CHF742

Cheapest Day To Fly from Zurich to San Francisco

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CHF737 CHF1,131 CHF1,091 CHF735 CHF741 CHF735 CHF735

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Zurich to San Francisco

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Zurich San Francisco American 7/6/16 7/12/16 2 CHF1,578
August Zurich San Francisco American 8/26/16 9/12/16 1 CHF748
September Zurich San Francisco American 9/8/16 9/17/16 2 CHF735
October Zurich San Francisco American 10/3/16 10/13/16 2 CHF715
November Zurich San Francisco American 11/10/16 11/13/16 2 CHF996
December Zurich San Francisco American 12/24/16 1/8/17 2 CHF735
January Zurich San Francisco American 1/10/17 1/19/17 2 CHF998
February Zurich San Francisco American 2/1/17 2/15/17 2 CHF997

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

Your Zurich to San Francisco 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 Zurich to San Francisco is CHF982.

The average price for non-stop flights from Zurich to San Francisco is CHF1,243.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Zurich to San Francisco
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Swiss 2 2 2 1 2 2 2 09:40 13:10

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

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 CHF1,804.

The average price for round trip flights from Zurich to San Francisco is CHF982.

Zurich to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Zurich to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Zurich to San Francisco flight time is 12 hours and 12 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Zurich and San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from Zurich to San Francisco is 9371 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Zurich to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 13 direct flights from Zurich to San Francisco.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop 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: New York, NY

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Zurich and San Francisco, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap International Flights from Zurich - ZRH

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Zurich to Oakland American, Alaska, JetBlue, Swiss, United CHF1,324
Zurich to San Jose American, Swiss, United CHF1,095

Cheap International Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Frankfurt to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Sun Country, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight CHF769
Munich to San Francisco Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic CHF759
Geneva to San Francisco American, JetBlue, Etihad Regional, Swiss, United CHF664
Milan to San Francisco Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, BMI Regional, Condor, Aer Lingus, Air Dolomiti, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Arkefly, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin America, FlexFlight CHF603
Luxembourg to San Francisco Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic CHF629
Basel to San Francisco American, Swiss, United CHF711
Stuttgart to San Francisco Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic CHF673
Nuremberg to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic CHF753
Turin to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Air Dolomiti, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic CHF630
Strasbourg to San Francisco Aegean, American, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United CHF760
Verona to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Air Dolomiti, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic CHF643
Innsbruck to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic CHF486
Saarbrucken to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Luxair, Lufthansa, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United Check Dates
Lugano to San Francisco American, Swiss, United CHF1,128
Berne to San Francisco United Check Dates
Frankfurt to Oakland American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight CHF812
Milan to Oakland American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic CHF1,227
Geneva to Oakland American, Alaska, Swiss, United CHF858
Munich to Oakland American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic CHF1,327
Turin to Oakland American, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, Tap Portugal, United CHF941
Frankfurt to Los Angeles American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Sun Country, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight CHF691
Frankfurt to San Jose American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight CHF803
Munich to San Jose American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic CHF774
Frankfurt to Sacramento American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, SAS, Brussels, United, Virgin Atlantic CHF936
Milan to San Jose American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Air Dolomiti, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic CHF921
Frankfurt to Las Vegas American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Spirit, Czech, Arkefly, Austrian, SATA, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Sun Country, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic CHF609
Milan to Los Angeles American, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, BMI Regional, Blue Panorama, Condor, Aer Lingus, Air Dolomiti, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Czech, Austrian, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight CHF616
Geneva to San Jose American, Etihad Regional, Swiss, United CHF743
Cheap Flights from Zurich to San Francisco, CA, United States, from CHF715 Round trip from ZRH to SFO