San Francisco to Leipzig Flights
San Francisco and Leipzig airports and terminals
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Flights to Leipzig
San Francisco International Airport Information
The San Francisco International Airport (Highway 101 near the junction of Highway 380) is the primary commercial passenger airport serving San Francisco and the surrounding areas. The airport hosts most international and domestic airlines offering cheap flights from San Francisco. You can also use Orbitz.com to book an alternate flight out of Oakland International Airport (1 Oakland Drive, Oakland) or San Jose International Airport (2065 Airport Boulevard, San Jose).
Parking at San Francisco International Airport
San Francisco International's parking garages are a 10-minute walk or less from the gates, and there is free shuttle service from the long-term lots. Parking costs anywhere from $18 to $38 per day, depending on the option you choose. If you've used Orbitz.com to book your discount flights, you may have saved enough to justify spending the extra money to use the airport's valet parking service.
Ground Transportation Information
A taxi, limousine or shared-ride van to the airport will cost anywhere from $17 to $40. Factor in plenty of extra travel time for the 13-mile ride, as rush-hour traffic can be brutal. You can also use the public BART system or the SamTrans public bus service, both of which will cost you less than $10. Don't forget to use Orbitz.com before you leave to book a rental car in your destination city.
Restaurant Options at the Airport
The San Francisco airport has roughly 50 eateries where you can grab a coffee or have a light meal. Most of the restaurants and cafes are located within the terminals past the security checkpoint, but there are a few restaurants before you reach the security gates. Have a great flight to your final destination, and don't forget to use Orbitz.com the next time you're looking for cheap flights from San Francisco.
Leipzig Airport Information
Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights to Leipzig, the largest city in the German state of Saxony. Visitors to Leipzig can purchase low fare tickets to Leipzig/Halle Airport, also known as Schkeuditz Airport, located at Terminalring 11 in Schkeuditz. The airport is approximately 13 miles northwest from Leipzig's downtown area. More than 20 airlines offer regular and seasonal domestic service to cities in Germany and international service throughout Europe. These airlines include Air Berlin, German Sky Airlines, Lufthansa and Ryanair.
Leipzig/Halle Airport Transportation Options
One of the easiest and most economical ways to get from Leipzig/Halle Airport to downtown Leipzig is to take the train. Trains run every 30 minutes and cost approximately €3.60 per adult. The ride downtown takes approximately 15 minutes. Taxis are also available. A trip from the airport to the downtown area should cost less than €20, depending upon your final destination. Renting a car is an option, but parking fees are expensive and traffic is a problem in this city. Many hotels offer airport shuttle service to airline passengers.
Weather Information for Leipzig
Leipzig experiences four full seasons. Summers can be hot, with high temperatures reaching 85 ºF. Freezing temperatures are not uncommon during the winter. The area receives significant snowfall, which can stay on the ground for weeks. Even during the city's coldest months, Leipzig is still a popular travel destination, particularly during December when the area's famous Christmas market is open.
Popular Attractions in the Leipzig Area
Leipzig is a cultural and historical city. Popular area attractions include St. Thomas Church, the Leipzig Museum of Fine Arts and the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra. Famous annual events include the International Johann Sebastian Bach Competition and the Johann Sebastian Bach festival. Orbitz.com can help you find deals on admission to area attractions as well as cheap flights to Leipzig from domestic or international locations.
Flight schedule for flights from San Francisco to Leipzig on Mon, Jan 26, 2015
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Lufthansa/Lufthansa||LH9053/LH158||SFO||1:45 PM||LEJ||1:20 PM||744/733||14hr 35min|
|Lufthansa/Lufthansa||LH455/LH158||SFO||2:40 PM||LEJ||1:20 PM||388/733||13hr 40min|
|TAP Portugal/TAP Portugal||TP8628/TP7840||SFO||1:45 PM||LEJ||1:20 PM||744/733||14hr 35min|
|United Airlines/Lufthansa||UA903/LH158||SFO||1:45 PM||LEJ||1:20 PM||744/733||14hr 35min|
|United Airlines/United Airlines||UA903/UA9552||SFO||1:45 PM||LEJ||1:20 PM||744/733||14hr 35min|
|United Airlines/Lufthansa||UA8828/LH158||SFO||2:40 PM||LEJ||1:20 PM||388/733||13hr 40min|
|United Airlines/United Airlines||UA8828/UA9552||SFO||2:40 PM||LEJ||1:20 PM||388/733||13hr 40min|
|United Airlines/Lufthansa||UA8882/LH2170||SFO||8:50 PM||LEJ||7:45 PM||346/CR9||13hr 55min|
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