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Of the 2 flights that leave San Francisco, CA for London every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||5342 miles (8616 km)|
|Average flight duration||21 h 45 min|
|Average plane ticket price||$598 (€576)|
|Airlines||British Airways, norwegian air, Virgin Atlantic, Aer Lingus, United, Lufthansa, WestJet, KLM, Delta Air Lines or TAP Portugal|
Flights from San Francisco, CA to London cover the 5342 miles (8616 km) long journey taking on average 21 h 45 min with our travel partners like British Airways, norwegian air, Virgin Atlantic, Aer Lingus, United, Lufthansa, WestJet, KLM, Delta Air Lines or TAP Portugal. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $598 (€576), you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as $281 (€271).
KLM, British Airways and DELTA flights will get you to London from San Francisco, CA from $282 (€271). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best flight times and tickets for your trip.
British Airways (BA) is the United Kingdom’s flag carrier airline with headquarters in London near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport (LHR). BA is the second largest UK-based airline in terms of fleet size and number of passengers carried. Known as a full-service global airline, British Airways offers year-round low fares to destinations worldwide and flies to and from centrally-located airports. Its extensive global route network includes more than 170 destinations in nearly 80 countries throughout Europe, North America, South America, Asia, Africa and Australia.
KLM is the Netherlands' national carrier and offers two types of ticket for your flight between San Francisco, CA and London: Economy and Business.
KLM tickets from San Francisco, CA to London are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with KLM to London from San Francisco, CA all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest flight, you can find all the current KLM flight schedules and plane tickets available on Omio for the 5342 miles (8616 km) route. You can also see relevant travel information for the KLM flight, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this flight, compare the fastest San Francisco, CA to London routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best KLM San Francisco, CA to London plane ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the KLM plane ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to London with KLM!
Delta Airlines is one of the USA’s leading airlines. Check which ticket fare is the best option for your flight between San Francisco, CA and London from: Main Cabin, Comfort+ and First Class.
Are you making plans to travel between San Francisco, CA and London? Why not take a flight with DELTA? Omio can show you current DELTA flight times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on San Francisco, CA to London flights all in one place. On the DELTA flight, you can expect to travel 5342 miles (8616 km) from San Francisco, CA to London. If you use the Omio app to search for flights to London from San Francisco, CA, you can quickly see if the DELTA ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a flight. Once you have found your perfect one-way DELTA flight to London from San Francisco, CA, book your cheap plane tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!
Both San Francisco and London might have enjoyed their cultural heydays in the Swinging 60s, and Californian visitors can still shop on Carnaby Street, but the UK capital now combines heritage with ultra-modern attractions. Cutting edge art is on display at the Tate Modern and in the studios of Shoreditch, even if US visitors can't resist the chance of glimpsing the Queen at Buckingham Palace. Vacationers and business travelers can book a direct flight from San Francisco to London with a choice of airlines, including a low cost carrier. Flight times east over the Atlantic average around ten hours and 20 minutes, with services to two London airports. All the journeys involve overnight travel to London, with a choice of afternoon or evening take off times from California. Additional indirect flights are available with a choice of routes and airlines. Flights with a layover en route take a little longer but increase the daily flight schedules from San Francisco to London.
US and eurosopean airlines offer daily direct flights from San Francisco to London, operating in codeshare arrangements. United Airlines, in partnership with German national carrier Lufthansa and Austrian Airlines, provides daily direct flights to London Heathrow Airport. Partners American Airlines, Finnair and British Airways fly direct on the same route. Delta Airlines operates a code share daily service with Air France and Virgin Atlantic from the Californian city to London Heathrow. Budget carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle provides direct flights from San Francisco to London Gatwick Airport three nights a week. Indirect connections with one change en route include United Airlines and Lufthansa flights to London Heathrow via Chicago O'Hare International Airport or Denver, and Air Canada flights to Heathrow via Calgary or Toronto.
The quickest direct flight from San Francisco to London is the Heathrow service provided by Delta Airlines and Virgin Atlantic and the Gatwick flight with budget airline Norwegian Air Shuttle, each taking ten hours and 15 minutes to reach the UK capital. Other direct flights take ten to 20 minutes longer to complete the 5368 mile (8638 kilometer) trip east across the Atlantic to London. The quickest indirect flight from San Francisco to London is a Lufthansa and United Airlines service via Chicago, taking 1three hours and three minutes total journey time to London. The quickest Air Canada routes via Calgary take two minutes longer.
The schedule for flights from San Francisco to London offers seven direct departures on Tuesdays, six flights on Sundays, Mondays and Wednesdays, five on Thursdays and four direct services on Fridays and Saturdays. The majority of flights land at London Heathrow, although Norwegian Air Shuttle budget services, operating on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays, arrive at Gatwick. Departure times range from mid-afternoon to mid-evening with all flights involving overnight travel over the Atlantic. There are also more than 20 daily indirect connections from San Francisco to London, involving one change en route, with takeoff times including morning, afternoon and evening options.
Departure Airport: San Francisco International Airport is located 13 miles (22 kilometers) south of downtown San Francisco, with public transit connections available on BART light rail services and SamTrans buses taking 15-30 minutes for the trip to the terminal. In addition to long and short stay parking lots, facilities at the passenger terminal include luggage storage desks, currency exchange bureaux, ATMs, executive lounges, a medical clinic and free WiFi. The food court features an organic cafe, taco house, a pizzeria, bakery, pub and coffee shops. Duty free shopping outlets include Californian wine specialty stores, cosmetics stands, jewelers, electronics stores and designer fashion boutiques.
Arrival Airport: London Heathrow Airport is one of eurosope's busiest flight hubs, located about 14 miles (23 kilometers) west of central London, with fast transfers available downtown on Heathrow Express trains taking 15 minutes, or more leisurely Underground train journeys taking 40 minutes to reach the city center. Gatwick Airport is about 30 miles (42 kilometers) south of central London, connected by Gatwick Express trains taking around 30 minutes to reach the central Victoria Station. Both airports have car rental agencies, currency exchange bureaux, ATMs, business facilities and free WiFi. Dining options include fast food stands, international restaurants, pizzerias, bakeries, pubs and coffee shops. Duty free shopping malls provide wine and liquor stores, London souvenir outlets, bookstores, newsstands and luxury jewelers.
Travel by plane between San Francisco, CA, USA and London, United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United States
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 10/2/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight between San Francisco, CA and London closer to your date of departure here
Return travel from United Kingdom to USA is: Conditional.
Entry into USA is allowed for: Entry is conditional for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Requirements for reentering:
The government of USA has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/28/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your flight to San Francisco, CA from London.
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