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Airfares from $49 One Way, $98 Round Trip from San Francisco to New York

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Route Information for Flights from San Francisco to New York

Origin Airport IATA Code
Destination Airport IATA Code
2580 mi
Direct Flight Airlines
JAL, Icelandair, Delta Air Lines, Air Serbia, Gol, EL AL, Qantas, Iberia, Korean Air, Singapore Airlines, Gulf Air, American Airlines, KLM, Qatar Airways, Air Europa, Air France, Aeromexico, Aerolineas Argentinas, Alaska Airlines, Royal Air Maroc, Etihad Airways, JetBlue Airways, LATAM Airlines, Finnair, ITA Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, TAP Air Portugal, Virgin Atlantic, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival
12:53PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival
12:37PM UTC

Fly from San Francisco to New York

If you're ready to take a bite out of the Big Apple, can help you with all of your travel needs. The website not only helps you find flights from San Francisco to New York but offers deals on hotel accommodations and rental cars as well.

San Francisco International Airport

The San Francisco International Airport is located 13 miles south of San Francisco, near the Highway 380 and Highway 101 junction. Eight airlines offer flights from San Francisco to New York, including Delta Air Lines, US Airways, American Airlines and United Airlines.

If you need to leave your car at the airport while you travel, the airport has two parking options for domestic travelers. The domestic parking garage offers long-term parking for $36 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 domestic terminals. You can visit Just Desserts to grab a sweet snack, PIQ for a calzone or Legends of San Francisco for breakfast, a sandwich or a salad.

New York, New York

From the cobblestone streets of the Meatpacking District to the skyscrapers of Wall Street, New York is a city filled with excitement, culture and history. Whether you want to visit the Statue of Liberty or shop on 5th Avenue, there's something to interest everyone in New York City.

Exploring New York City

Three airports service the New York City metropolitan area: Newark Liberty International Airport, John F. Kennedy (JFK) International Airport and LaGuardia Airport. Flights from San Francisco can arrive at any of the airports. You can take a taxi from any of the airports into New York City for between $30 and $50. If you're flying into LaGuardia or JFK, you can take the NYC Airporter into the city. Tickets for the Airporter shuttle bus cost $15.75 for people arriving at JFK and $12.75 for people arriving at LaGuardia. If you want access to your own vehicle during your stay, you can reserve a rental car using the website.

If you visit New York in the winter, you can expect to find snow on the ground. During the winter, average temperatures range from the mid-20sºF to the low 40s. The city gets an average of 28 inches of snow per year, so it's important to pack boots to keep your feet dry. In the summer, the average temperatures range from the low 60s to the mid-80s.

New York City has enough attractions to occupy your time for days. You can spend a relaxing afternoon in Central Park, explore Chinatown, take a walk across the Brooklyn Bridge or learn about America's history at Ellis Island. Other area attractions include the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building and Rockefeller Center.

Plan a New York City Vacation

With numerous daily flights from San Francisco to New York City, it's easy to plan your vacation. In addition to finding vacation packages, hotel accommodations and airline tickets on, you can use the website to purchase tickets to area attractions, events and Broadway shows.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from San Francisco to New York now?
If you’re baffled about quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when getting a flight from San Francisco to New York, go right to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.
Are there non-stop flights from San Francisco to New York?
Get set to click “book” because there are 5 airlines that run nonstop services between San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) and JFK Airport. Head to New York in comfort with one of these quality carriers:

  • Delta
  • JetBlue
  • American Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • Alaska Airlines

What is the shortest flight from San Francisco to New York?
The shortest flight time from San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to LaGuardia Airport (LGA) is 6 hours, which gives you more than enough time to enjoy a beverage or get absorbed in a good book.
What airlines fly from San Francisco to New York most frequently?
Below are the airlines with frequent services between SFO to JFK Airport. No matter what you’re looking for in a carrier, there’s sure to be one that suits your plans among these: Delta - (DL) with 147 flights every month JetBlue - (B6) with 112 flights every month American Airlines - (AA) with 78 flights every month United Airlines - (UA) with 60 flights every month
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to New York?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to New York have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights to New York with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to New York without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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