Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt

Selected fares from San Francisco to Frankfurt

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
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

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    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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Airports in Frankfurt , DE

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  • 1

    Frankfurt Int'l Airport (FRA)

    Distance from City Center: 6.6 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SFO to FRA

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 Lufthansa, United Airlines
  • 2

    Hahn airport (HHN)

    Distance from City Center: 63.8 miles

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April

Cheapest weekend flights in April from San Francisco to Frankfurt

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Apr 30 San Francisco (SFO) Frankfurt (FRA) Delta Air Lines $1,226
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Return Sun, May 3 Frankfurt (FRA) San Francisco (SFO) Delta Air Lines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in April from San Francisco to Frankfurt

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Apr 13 San Francisco (SFO) Frankfurt (FRA) Delta Air Lines $1,081
Earn $10.81
Return Tue, May 5 Frankfurt (FRA) San Francisco (SFO) Delta Air Lines

Best one-week trip in April from San Francisco to Frankfurt

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Apr 22 San Francisco (SFO) Frankfurt (FRA) Delta Air Lines $1,081
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Return Wed, Apr 29 Frankfurt (FRA) San Francisco (SFO) Delta Air Lines
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May

Cheapest weekend flights in May from San Francisco to Frankfurt

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, May 21 San Francisco (SFO) Frankfurt (FRA) Aer Lingus $1,259
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Return Mon, May 25 Frankfurt (FRA) San Francisco (SFO) Aer Lingus

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Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, May 13 San Francisco (SFO) Frankfurt (FRA) Aer Lingus $1,173
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Return Tue, May 26 Frankfurt (FRA) San Francisco (SFO) Aer Lingus

Best one-week trip in May from San Francisco to Frankfurt

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, May 8 San Francisco (SFO) Frankfurt (FRA) Aer Lingus $1,243
Earn $12.43
Return Fri, May 15 Frankfurt (FRA) San Francisco (SFO) Aer Lingus
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June

Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from San Francisco to Frankfurt

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Jun 28 San Francisco (SFO) Frankfurt (FRA) SAS Scandinavian Airlines $1,487
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Return Mon, Jul 27 Frankfurt (FRA) San Francisco (SFO) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
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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 Café serves deli-style sandwiches, salads and breakfast; Ebisu serves Japanese food; Lori's Diner serves breakfast, burgers and sandwiches and the Euro Café offers a variety of sweets.

Frankfurt, Germany

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.

Experience Frankfurt

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

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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
Airport Time Airport 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