Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco, United States

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Frankfurt to San Francisco Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 9:08 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to San Francisco. British Airways & Multiple Airlines frequently offer the best deals to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

British Airways
FRASFO
Fri 1/26
2 stops
SFOFRA
Fri 2/2
2 stops
€428
Multiple Airlines
FRASFO
Fri 2/23
2 stops
SFOFRA
Fri 3/1
2 stops
€433
American
FRASFO
Sun 1/28
1 stop
SFOFRA
Sun 2/4
1 stop
€433
Iberia
FRASFO
Wed 2/14
1 stop
SFOFRA
Wed 2/21
1 stop
€436
Tap Portugal
FRASFO
Thu 2/1
1 stop
SFOFRA
Mon 2/12
1 stop
€438
Major Airlines
FRASFO
Fri 4/19
2 stops
SFOFRA
Fri 4/26
2 stops
€447

How Much is a Flight from Frankfurt to San Francisco?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Frankfurt to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be €442.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Frankfurt 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 Frankfurt 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 Frankfurt to San Francisco?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Frankfurt to San Francisco.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days €720 €452
7-14 days €547 €441
14-21 days €522 €441
21-30 days €522 €441
30-60 days €524 €441
60-90 days €522 €430
90+ days €521 €431

Cheapest Day To Fly from Frankfurt to San Francisco

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Frankfurt to San Francisco is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
€454€430€441€441€441 €441

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Frankfurt to San Francisco. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
€462
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
€462 €454
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
€454 €454
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
€454 €454
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
€454 €467
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
€467

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco

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 Frankfurt to San Francisco is €483.

The average price for direct flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco is €574.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 07:50 12:25

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco

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 Frankfurt 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 Frankfurt to San Francisco is €521.

The average price for round trip flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco is €483.

Frankfurt to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Frankfurt to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Frankfurt to San Francisco flight time is 12 hours and 40 minutes.
Question: How far is San Francisco from Frankfurt?
Answer: The distance from Frankfurt to San Francisco is 9,144 kilometers (5,682 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 14 direct flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular Frankfurt airlines for direct flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Frankfurt and San Francisco.

Frankfurt to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Frankfurt 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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Cheap Flights from Frankfurt to San Francisco