Selected fares from San Francisco to Frankfurt
|SFO||FRA||Tue, Apr 14 - Wed, May 6||$1,081|
|SFO||FRA||Sat, Sep 12 - Wed, Sep 30||$1,086|
|SFO||FRA||Tue, May 5 - Thu, May 14||$1,173|
|SFO||FRA||Wed, Apr 15 - Tue, May 5||$1,308|
|SFO||FRA||Tue, Sep 15 - Wed, Oct 7||$1,547|
|SFO||FRA||Tue, Sep 1 - Tue, Sep 22||$1,548|
|SFO||FRA||Tue, Sep 1 - Tue, Sep 22||$1,562|
|SFO||FRA||Mon, Apr 20 - Tue, May 5||$2,039|
|SFO||FRA||Tue, Sep 1 - Tue, Sep 22||$2,397|
|SFO||FRA||Thu, Dec 3 - Thu, Dec 10||$4,531|
San Francisco and Frankfurt airports and terminals
Airports in San Francisco CA, US
San Francisco Airport (SFO)
Distance from City Center: 11.9 miles
Terminals and carriers for flights from SFO to FRA
Terminal Carriers Terminal I Lufthansa, United Airlines
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Cheapest weekend flights in April from San Francisco to Frankfurt
|Leave Thu, Apr 30||San Francisco (SFO)||Frankfurt (FRA)||Delta Air Lines||
|Return Sun, May 3||Frankfurt (FRA)||San Francisco (SFO)||Delta Air Lines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in April from San Francisco to Frankfurt
|Leave Mon, Apr 13||San Francisco (SFO)||Frankfurt (FRA)||Delta Air Lines||
|Return Tue, May 5||Frankfurt (FRA)||San Francisco (SFO)||Delta Air Lines|
Best one-week trip in April from San Francisco to Frankfurt
|Leave Wed, Apr 22||San Francisco (SFO)||Frankfurt (FRA)||Delta Air Lines||
|Return Wed, Apr 29||Frankfurt (FRA)||San Francisco (SFO)||Delta Air Lines|
Cheapest weekend flights in May from San Francisco to Frankfurt
|Leave Thu, May 21||San Francisco (SFO)||Frankfurt (FRA)||Aer Lingus||
|Return Mon, May 25||Frankfurt (FRA)||San Francisco (SFO)||Aer Lingus|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from San Francisco to Frankfurt
|Leave Wed, May 13||San Francisco (SFO)||Frankfurt (FRA)||Aer Lingus||
|Return Tue, May 26||Frankfurt (FRA)||San Francisco (SFO)||Aer Lingus|
Best one-week trip in May from San Francisco to Frankfurt
|Leave Fri, May 8||San Francisco (SFO)||Frankfurt (FRA)||Aer Lingus||
|Return Fri, May 15||Frankfurt (FRA)||San Francisco (SFO)||Aer Lingus|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from San Francisco to Frankfurt
|Leave Sun, Jun 28||San Francisco (SFO)||Frankfurt (FRA)||SAS Scandinavian Airlines||
|Return Mon, Jul 27||Frankfurt (FRA)||San Francisco (SFO)||SAS Scandinavian Airlines|
Travel from San Francisco to Frankfurt
Germany's equivalent to Manhattan, Frankfurt is a bustling city filled with contradictions. You'll find skyscrapers towering over half-timbered houses and congested shopping areas hiding a cozy tavern. If you're traveling from San Francisco to Frankfurt, let Orbitz.com be your travel planner.
Flying Out of San Francisco
The San Francisco International Airport is located near the Highway 380 and Highway 101 junction, 13 miles south of downtown San Francisco. Ten airlines offer flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt, including Delta Airlines, Air France, American Airlines and United Airlines.
If you need to leave your car at the airport while you travel, the airport has two long-term parking options for international travelers. International garages A & G offer long-term parking for $28 per day. The long-term garage offers parking for $18 per day. Bay Area Rapid Transit, known as BART, runs from downtown San Francisco to the SFO BART Station in the International Terminal. You can take BART to the airport for between $7 and $8.50, depending on what part of San Francisco you're coming from. You can also take a taxicab to the airport for approximately $37.
If you want to grab a bite to eat before your flight, the airport has numerous dining options located in the International Terminal. Amoura CafÃ© serves deli-style sandwiches, salads and breakfast; Ebisu serves Japanese food; Lori's Diner serves breakfast, burgers and sandwiches and the Euro CafÃ© offers a variety of sweets.
Over 2 million people reside in Frankfurt, making it the largest city in the German state of Hesse and the fifth-largest city in Germany. It flanks both sides of the Main River, just southeast of the Taunus mountain range. The city is filled with shops, restaurants, and magnificent buildings, including Saint Bartholomew's Cathedral.
Flights arriving from San Francisco arrive at the Frankfurt Airport. The airport is located on Hugo-Eckner Ring 1, 7.5 miles from central Frankfurt. You can get from the airport to the city by taking a bus, train, taxicab or rental car. The train station is located in B Concourse of Terminal 1 on Level 0. Buses stop outside of both terminals at 10-minute intervals. Taxicabs are also available outside of the terminals 24 hours per day. Cab rides take between 20 and 30 minutes, depending on traffic and cost around $30. If you want your own transportation, you can reserve a rental car using Orbitz.com. The airport houses eight car-rental companies, including Avis, Budget and Alamo.
Frankfurt has a temperate, oceanic climate with warm summers and cold winters. Winter temperatures average in the mid-30s, and summer temperatures average in the 60s. The city has a variety of shopping districts. Hauptwache is located in the center of the city and features bookstores, clothing stores and cute boutiques. If you want to do some serious shopping, head to the Golden Mile. The pedestrian-only shopping district is filled with upscale shopping venues. History buffs will enjoy Altstadt. Known as Old Town, the area is filled with half-timbered houses and historic buildings dating back to the 15th century.
Plan a Trip to Frankfurt
With dozens of flight options available to people traveling from San Francisco to Frankfurt, it's easy to plan your trip. If you're looking for good deals on travel expenses, use Orbitz.com to plan your vacation. The website offers packages, designed to save you money, that include your flight, hotel room and rental car.
Interesting facts about flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt
- 4 direct flights are operating from San Francisco to Frankfurt today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 10h 55m.
- Lufthansa flight 9053 (2:00 PM GMT, Boeing 747-400 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt.
- Lufthansa flight 455 (2:55 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A380 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt.
- Today's shortest direct flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt (Lufthansa flight 455, Airbus Industrie A380 Passenger) takes 10h 55m.
- Today's longest direct flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt (Lufthansa flight 455, Airbus Industrie A380 Passenger) takes 10h 55m.
- Flights from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Frankfurt Int'l Airport (FRA), Hahn airport (HHN) are available for this route.
Flight schedule for flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt on Wed, Apr 1, 2015
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Air Canada/Air Canada||AC758/AC872||SFO||7:30 AM||FRA||6:10 AM||320/77W||13hr 40min|
|Air Canada/Lufthansa||AC758/LH6789||SFO||7:30 AM||FRA||6:10 AM||320/77W||13hr 40min|
|United Airlines/Air Canada||UA8514/AC872||SFO||7:30 AM||FRA||6:10 AM||320/77W||13hr 40min|
|United Airlines/Lufthansa||UA8514/LH6789||SFO||7:30 AM||FRA||6:10 AM||320/77W||13hr 40min|
|United Airlines/United Airlines||UA8514/UA8592||SFO||7:30 AM||FRA||6:10 AM||320/77W||13hr 40min|
|American Airlines/Lufthansa||AA2411/LH431||SFO||7:50 AM||FRA||7:15 AM||738/74H||14hr 25min|
|American Airlines/United Airlines||AA2411/UA8837||SFO||7:50 AM||FRA||7:15 AM||738/74H||14hr 25min|
|Lufthansa/Lufthansa||LH7785/LH431||SFO||6:54 AM||FRA||7:15 AM||320/74H||15hr 21min|
|US Airways/Lufthansa||US2411/LH431||SFO||7:50 AM||FRA||7:15 AM||738/74H||14hr 25min|
|US Airways/United Airlines||US2411/UA8837||SFO||7:50 AM||FRA||7:15 AM||738/74H||14hr 25min|
|American Airlines/American Airlines||AA1791/AA704||SFO||7:15 AM||FRA||7:20 AM||321/332||15hr 5min|
|American Airlines/Finnair||AA1791/AY4111||SFO||7:15 AM||FRA||7:20 AM||321/332||15hr 5min|
|American Airlines/British Airways||AA1791/BA2304||SFO||7:15 AM||FRA||7:20 AM||321/332||15hr 5min|
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