Cheap Flight Deals From Toronto (YTO) to San Francisco (SJC) Starting at $183

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Airfares from $183 One Way, $324 Round Trip from Toronto to San Francisco

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Route Information for Flights from Toronto to San Francisco

Origin Airport IATA Code YTO
Destination Airport IATA Code SJC
Distance 2255 mi
Direct Flight Airlines Air Canada, Austrian, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, Singapore Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 5:43PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 5:10AM UTC

Travel from Toronto to San Francisco

Planning a trip from Toronto to San Francisco is quick and easy when you use Orbitz.com to make your flight and hotel reservations online. With Orbitz.com, you can search for cheap rates on both flights and hotel rooms from a variety of providers. The money you save can be used to enjoy the many attractions San Francisco has available, from the summer jazz festival to a tour of Alcatraz Island.

Leaving Toronto

Toronto receives its air services from the Toronto Pearson International Airport, located about 14 miles from the downtown area. There are several ways to get to the airport from downtown Toronto, including the airport express shuttle, which makes the trip around centrally located hotels to the airport for about $30. Bus service from the Toronto transit commission is also available for about $3. Taxi service costs approximately $45, and you can expect the trip to take 30 to 40 minutes. If you would rather drive to the airport than take public transportation, long-term parking is available, starting at $15 a day or $70 a week.

Flights from Toronto to San Francisco are available through several airlines, including United Airlines, WestJet, Air Canada, US Airways and Delta. If you have time at the airport before your plane takes off, you can have a meal at one of the restaurants located in the airport terminals. Swiss Chalet offers several chicken dishes for your enjoyment, while Wolfgang Puck Express can quickly serve up a tasty pizza. If you're only looking for a snack or beverage, Starbucks or Pureblendz are great choices.

San Francisco, California

San Francisco is located on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Northern California. The city has long been a commercial hub, as well as one of the top tourist destinations in the world. Each year, millions of tourists visit San Francisco, enjoying everything from the Golden Gate Bridge to the more than 4,500 restaurants sprinkled throughout the city.

Experiencing San Francisco

Your plane will be landing at the San Francisco International Airport, 13 miles from the central business district of the city. Once you're at the airport, you can take the train, bus or taxi to your destination. Train service is provided by Bay Area Rapid Transit and costs $8.25 for the ride into the city. Bus service is provided by SamTrans, with a cost of only $4. You can find taxis offering transportation into the city for $36 parked outside the terminal entrances.

Peak tourist season is June through August. Temperatures during the summer are fairly mild, with highs only reaching the upper 60s on average. It gets a bit chilly during the summer at times, with temperatures falling into the upper 40s. Dress for the summer should feature layers, as the temperature tends to change by neighborhood due to a few microclimate areas throughout the region.

Once you get to San Francisco, you'll want to begin enjoying everything the city has to offer. For sightseeing, several bus tours start their runs at Union Square daily, or you can grab a ride with one of the cable cars running along the three trolley lines located in the city. There are festivals throughout the year, including the SF Chefs food, wine and spirits festival in August and the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival in July.

A Trip to Remember

A trip to San Francisco is a trip to remember, beginning with a smooth travel experience between the modern airports located in Toronto and San Francisco. Finding things to do in San Francisco is an easy process, especially when you use Orbitz.com to help you locate some of the best available attractions in the city before your flight from Toronto to San Francisco takes off.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Toronto to San Francisco now?
If you’re worried about quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when getting a flight from Toronto to San Francisco, check out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.
Are there non-stop flights from Toronto to San Francisco?
Yes, you can fly from Toronton Pearson to San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) with Air Canada, the only airline offering direct flights on this route.
What is the shortest flight from Toronto to San Francisco?
The quickest flight from YYZ to San Francisco Airport is 6 hours and 9 minutes. Grab a wine from the drink cart, work on your travel itinerary or listen to that podcast — you’ll have enough time on this medium-haul journey.
What airlines fly from Toronto to San Francisco most frequently?
Plan your Toronto to San Francisco trip with an Air Canada flight. With 91 every month, this airline operates the most flights along this route.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to San Francisco?
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 San Francisco 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 San Francisco with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to San Francisco 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 Orbitz.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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