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Madrid to San Francisco Flights

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Selected fares from Madrid to San Francisco

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
MAD SFO Thu, Dec 25 - Tue, Jan 20 $838
MAD SFO Thu, Feb 12 - Thu, Feb 19 $851
MAD SFO Thu, Feb 12 - Thu, Feb 19 $854
MAD SFO Thu, Feb 12 - Thu, Feb 19 $854
MAD SFO Mon, Dec 22 - Thu, Jan 8 $881
MAD SFO Thu, Dec 25 - Tue, Jan 20 $888
MAD SFO Thu, Feb 12 - Thu, Feb 19 $915
MAD SFO Thu, Feb 12 - Thu, Feb 19 $980
MAD SFO Thu, Feb 12 - Thu, Feb 19 $1,061
MAD SFO Thu, Dec 25 - Tue, Jan 20 $1,116
MAD SFO Thu, Feb 12 - Thu, Feb 19 $1,212
MAD SFO Thu, Feb 12 - Thu, Feb 19 $2,208
MAD SFO Thu, Feb 12 - Thu, Feb 19 $6,117
MAD SFO Tue, Feb 10 - Wed, Feb 11 $6,211

Madrid and San Francisco airports and terminals

Airports in Madrid , ES
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    Barajas Airport (MAD)

    Distance from City Center: 8.8 miles

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Airports in San Francisco CA, US
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    San Francisco Airport (SFO)

    Distance from City Center: 11.9 miles

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February

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Madrid to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 12 Madrid (MAD) San Francisco (SFO) SWISS $851
Earn $8.51
Return Thu, Feb 19 San Francisco (SFO) Madrid (MAD) SWISS

Best one-week trip in February from Madrid to San Francisco

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 12 Madrid (MAD) San Francisco (SFO) SWISS $851
Earn $8.51
Return Thu, Feb 19 San Francisco (SFO) Madrid (MAD) SWISS
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Find Cheap Flights from Madrid to San Francisco

Flying out of Madrid

Finding the right flights from Madrid can be as simple as doing a search at Orbitz.com. The search engine at the Orbtiz.com site combs through current flight schedules to show comparative costs, as well as departure and arrival times, layovers and other issues that make certain flight options more attractive than others. The Madrid-Barajas Airport, located at Avenida de la Hispanidad, 28042 Madrid, is 12 miles from the city center. It's the main hub for Iberia and does business with major airlines, including EasyJet, Delta, Air France, British Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Europa and others.

Parking at the Madrid-Barajas Airport

Orbitz.com can help travelers find convenient, affordable places on and off site for vacation parking. The airport in Madrid has express parking meant for dropping off and picking up travelers. For the first 30 minutes, the parking is free. Short- and long-term parking lots can be found at each terminal and cost from €9.60 for two hours up to €60 per day for Terminal 2 short-term parking. Long-term parking is available for €18.30 per day. The economy lot requires a shuttle ride back and forth to the terminals but costs only €10.80 per day or €62.80 per week.

Transportation to and From the Airport

For travelers who wish to avoid parking, Orbitz.com can help find special offers on ground transportation to and from Madrid-Barajas Airport. It takes approximately 30 minutes to get there from downtown by car. A credentialed taxi service will charge anywhere from €25 to €30 for the ride, but oftentimes there are taxi drivers inside the terminals offering cheaper rides who do not have the same credentials as those who have signed a contract with the airport. Passengers can also opt for a €2 train ride or take the bus for a similar fee.

Restaurants Near Madrid-Barajas Airport

There's no need to leave the airport to find an excellent selection of restaurants, counter service diners or bars. Orbitz.com can offer travelers deals on food and air packages, though they might not be dining in-house. The convenience of dining at the airport while waiting for flights from Madrid may be worth the cost, but passengers should expect the cost to be relatively more expensive than similar restaurants found in the city center.

San Francisco International Airport

The San Francisco International Airport is located on South Spruce Avenue, approximately 13 miles south of downtown San Francisco. Because the airport is one of the world's busiest airports, it houses numerous airline hubs. Air Berlin, Hawaiian Airlines, JetBlue, US Airways, Asiana Airways and numerous other airlines offer flights to San Francisco. If you're traveling on a strict budget, you can find bargain prices on tickets by booking your flight through Orbitz.com.

Transportation From the Airport

The Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) system runs from the San Francisco International Airport to downtown San Francisco, and tickets cost approximately $7. SamTrans Public Bus Services also runs between the airport and downtown. Bus stops are located at the baggage claim in Terminals 2 and 3, and at Courtyard A in the International Terminal. You can also use Orbitz.com to rent a car for the duration of your trip. The airport offers a free shuttle service to take passengers from the airport terminal to the rental car center.

Weather in San Francisco

San Francisco has temperatures that range from 46 to 69 degrees Fahrenheit throughout the year. The off-peak travel season runs from the beginning of December to the end of February. It rains more frequently during this time, but the temperature is still warm enough to tolerate the rain. If you book your trip through Orbitz.com during the off-peak travel season, you'll save money on your airline tickets.

Highlights and Attractions

Golden Gate Park, Coit Tower and Alcatraz are some major attractions in the San Francisco area. Orbitz.com does more than find you flights to San Francisco. The website has the information you need to plan your entire itinerary. You can purchase tickets to major attractions or make reservations to take a guided city tour.

Flight schedule for flights from Madrid to San Francisco on Fri, Dec 19, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Lufthansa/Lufthansa LH1121/LH454 MAD 6:15 AM SFO 12:25 PM 320/388 15hr 10min
Lufthansa/United Airlines LH1121/UA8829 MAD 6:15 AM SFO 12:25 PM 320/388 15hr 10min
United Airlines/United Airlines UA8982/UA8829 MAD 6:15 AM SFO 12:25 PM 320/388 15hr 10min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL9483/DL9380 MAD 6:00 AM SFO 12:45 PM 737/332 15hr 45min
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines/KLM Royal Dutch Airlines KL1708/KL605 MAD 6:00 AM SFO 12:45 PM 737/330 15hr 45min
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines/Delta Air Lines KL1708/DL9380 MAD 6:00 AM SFO 12:45 PM 737/332 15hr 45min
Air France/Air France AF1401/AF84 MAD 7:10 AM SFO 12:55 PM 321/772 14hr 45min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA8816/AA6188 MAD 8:20 AM SFO 1:50 PM 320/744 14hr 30min
British Airways/American Airlines BA7052/AA6188 MAD 6:55 AM SFO 1:50 PM 321/744 15hr 55min
British Airways/Finnair BA7052/AY5525 MAD 6:55 AM SFO 1:50 PM 321/744 15hr 55min
British Airways/British Airways BA7052/BA285 MAD 6:55 AM SFO 1:50 PM 321/744 15hr 55min
British Airways/US Airways BA7052/US7140 MAD 6:55 AM SFO 1:50 PM 321/744 15hr 55min
British Airways/Iberia BA7052/IB4669 MAD 6:55 AM SFO 1:50 PM 321/744 15hr 55min