There are no direct flights on this route. But Lufthansa, United Airlines and SWISS can fly you from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Geneva Airport (GVA-Cointrin Intl.) with just one stopover.
Choose your seat wisely, because you’ll be in it for at least 11 hours and 35 minutes. This is the shortest flight time from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Geneva Airport (GVA-Cointrin Intl.)
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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).
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.
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.
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.
Since it is one of the largest cities in Switzerland, you might find that tracking down flights to Geneva International Airport is easiest with Orbitz.com. Air Malta, EasyJet, KLM, and United Airlines are just a handful of the airlines that bring travelers to the city. The airport is in the process of building new bridges to connect the terminals and make travel easier; the new bridges will open in 2015.
Geneva offers multiple types of public transportation. Trams, trains, and buses make pickups at the airport regularly throughout the day. In 2008, the city partnered with the airport and began offering free travel vouchers for tourists. You can get your free tickets from the baggage area, and the vouchers let you travel for free during your stay.
Geneva experiences temperatures in the high 20s and low 30s, Fahrenheit, during the winter months. You should expect temperatures in the low to high 70s during the summer. The winters can also bring snow, ice, and frost to the city.
Many tourists come to Geneva during the winter for skiing and other outdoor activities. The Palace of Nations and International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum are also popular. Whether you come for the snow or the cultural activities, you can find bargain prices through Orbitz.com. You can get deals on almost anything you need through Orbitz.com, including low-cost flights to Geneva.
^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.