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Flight Information between London and San Francisco, CA

distanceDistance5342 miles (8616 km)
durationAverage flight duration30 h
changesDirect flightYes

Flights from London to San Francisco, CA cover the 5342 miles (8616 km) long route taking on average 30 h with our travel partners like. There are direct flight services available.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by plane from London, United Kingdom to San Francisco, CA, USA?

Travel between London, United Kingdom and San Francisco, CA, USA by plane is: Restricted.

What is the status of international entry into USA from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in USA from London?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior to boarding for air passengers 2 years of age or older
  • Unvaccinated travellers are recommended to quarantine for a minimum of 7 days; take a COVID-19 test 3 days after arriving. If test is positive arrivals need to self-isolate until fully recovered
  • Vaccinated travellers are recommended to get tested with a viral test 3-5 days after travel; self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms; isolate and get tested if symptoms develop

What are the safety rules to follow in San Francisco, CA, USA?

When traveling in USA, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 9/14/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight to San Francisco, CA from London before traveling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by plane to London, United Kingdom from San Francisco, CA, USA?

The current restriction level for your return trip by plane from San Francisco, CA to London is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from USA?

Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United States

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from San Francisco, CA?

What are the requirements?

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

Last checked on 9/17/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your flight to London from San Francisco, CA here.

How far is it from London to San Francisco, CA by plane?
The distance to San Francisco, CA from London by plane is approximately 5342 miles (8616 km).
How long is the flight between London and San Francisco, CA?
On average the London to San Francisco, CA flight travel time is 30 h  for the 5342 miles (8616 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What time is the earliest flight from London to San Francisco, CA? What time is the last flight from London to San Francisco, CA?
The earliest flight departing from London to San Francisco, CA leaves at 3: 25 PM. The last flight departing from London to San Francisco, CA leaves at 3: 35 PM. You can find the latest London to San Francisco, CA flight schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

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