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Fares from $123 One Way, $308 Round Trip from San Francisco to Paris

Prices starting at $308 for return flights and $123 for one-way flights to Paris were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Flights from San Francisco to Paris - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from San Francisco to Paris?

There are 4 airlines that offer nonstop services from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Paris Airport (CDG-Roissy-Charles de Gaulle). You won't have to worry about running to catch a connecting flight on this route! These are some of the carriers we recommend:

  • Air France
  • United Airlines
  • Norwegian Air Shuttle
  • XL Airways France
What is the shortest flight from San Francisco to Paris?

With the quickest flight time from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Paris Airport (CDG-Roissy-Charles de Gaulle) being 10 hours and 30 minutes, we recommend you have a few in-flight survival tricks up your sleeve. Neck pillows, earplugs and eye-masks should be among the essentials packed into your carry-on.

What airlines fly from San Francisco to Paris most frequently?

There are a couple of airlines offering the most frequent flights from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Paris Airport (CDG-Roissy-Charles de Gaulle), including Air France (AF). A top pick for many travelers, it operates 39 flights on this route each month. If you can't find the right flight there, check out the airfares with Norwegian Air Shuttle (DY). This carrier is a terrific alternative and operates 8 flights from San Francisco to Paris each month.

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Fly from San Francisco to Paris

San Francisco travelers can take a vacation to Paris, the City of Lights, to enjoy unparalleled cultural attractions, spectacular shopping, and some of the best food in the world. Find great deals on flights from San Francisco to Paris, discount hotel accommodations, vacation packages, and more through Orbitz.com.

San Francisco, California

Passengers flying out of San Francisco, California, leave from San Francisco International Airport, one of the world's 30 busiest airports. This airport is located about 13 miles south of downtown. Air France, Delta, and United Airlines all offer nonstop flights to Paris from San Francisco.

For passengers arriving by personal vehicle, parking is convenient and economical. Parking alternatives for passengers traveling to Paris include the International Parking garages A and G, located about 10 minutes by foot from the departures terminal for international flights, and the long-term parking lot, which features free shuttle service to the terminals. Local taxis and shuttle services also serve this airport, or you can take public transit using the BART system, the Caltrain commuter rail, or SamTrans buses. Some locals also opt to bike to the airport and either enjoy free bicycle parking for up to 14 days or disassemble their bikes to take them along on the flight.

While you are waiting for your flight, you can check out the SFO museum, which includes exhibits located in each of the airport's four terminals. Dining options in the international terminal include Euro Café, Emporio Rulli, Lori's Diner, Firewood Grill, and Osho Japanese Cuisine.

Paris, France

Paris, France, is well known as a city of romance, culture, and style. From world-famous sights, such as the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre, to little-known cafes and museums hidden away in back alleys rarely visited by tourists, this city has something for everyone and is always a delight to explore.

Exploring Paris

Travelers arriving in Paris from San Francisco will fly into either Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport or Orly Airport. Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport, which is located about 15 miles northeast of Paris, handles most direct international flights arriving from overseas, but if you transfer planes elsewhere in Europe, you may fly into Orly Airport, which is located about 10 miles south of downtown Paris. Taxi service and public transportation options are available at both airports to take you to downtown Paris or to other local destinations, such as Paris Disneyland. Average summer highs in Paris are in the mid-70s Fahrenheit, and winter lows average slightly above freezing. Spring and fall are cool and comfortable, with average highs in the upper 50s.

Visitors to Paris can explore cultural and historical sites such as the Arc de Triomphe, the Palais Garnier, and Notre Dame Cathedral. World-class museums include the Musee d'Orsay, Musee de l'Orangerie, and Musee Marmottan. Fabulous outdoor gardens, such as Luxembourg Gardens and the Tuileries Gardens, are at their best in the spring but can be visited year round. Day trips to Paris Disneyland and the magnificent palace of Versailles are also popular with visitors any time of year. Many international visitors opt to avoid visiting during August because this is when most Parisians take their annual vacations, so shops and restaurants are often closed during this month.

Travel to the City of Lights

With frequent daily flights from San Francisco to Paris, traveling to the City of Lights is simple and convenient. In addition to booking your air ticket through Orbitz.com, you can also get great deals on hotels, find discounts on popular attractions in Paris, and arrange guided walking, bus, or boat tours in the city.

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