Flights from San Francisco, CA to New York City

The cheapest flights from San Francisco, CA to New York City

Showing times and prices for Jun 30

Cheapest

319

Average

344

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

American Airlines
08:14PMSan Francisco, CA5h45 01:59AMNew York City
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3191One-way
American Airlines
05:39AMSan Francisco, CA5h41 11:20AMNew York City
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3311One-way
United
03:50PMSan Francisco, CA5h40 09:30PMNew York City
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3311One-way
Alaska Airlines
02:53PMSan Francisco, CA5h42 08:35PMNew York City
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3371One-way
Alaska Airlines
05:20PMSan Francisco, CA5h40 11:00PMNew York City
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3431One-way

Flight schedule from San Francisco, CA to New York City

Showing flights for tomorrow, Thursday, June 30
American Airlines
05:39AMSan Francisco, CA5h41 11:20AMNew York City
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Alaska Airlines
06:20AMSan Francisco, CA5h38 11:58AMNew York City
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United
01:34PMSan Francisco, CA7h26 09:00PMNew York City
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Alaska Airlines
02:53PMSan Francisco, CA5h42 08:35PMNew York City
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United
03:25PMSan Francisco, CA9h05 12:30AMNew York City
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United
03:40PMSan Francisco, CA5h31 09:11PMNew York City
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United
03:50PMSan Francisco, CA5h40 09:30PMNew York City
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Alaska Airlines
05:20PMSan Francisco, CA5h40 11:00PMNew York City
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American Airlines
06:04PMSan Francisco, CA5h51 11:55PMNew York City
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American Airlines
08:14PMSan Francisco, CA5h45 01:59AMNew York City
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The fastest flights from San Francisco, CA to New York City

Showing times and prices for Jun 30

Fastest Journey

5 h 31 m

Average

6 h 11 m

Flights per day

10

Distance

4129 km

Of the 10 flights that leave San Francisco, CA for New York City every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

United
03:40PMSan Francisco, CA5h31 09:11PMNew York City
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3441One-way
Alaska Airlines
06:20AMSan Francisco, CA5h38 11:58AMNew York City
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3441One-way
United
03:50PMSan Francisco, CA5h40 09:30PMNew York City
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3311One-way
Alaska Airlines
05:20PMSan Francisco, CA5h40 11:00PMNew York City
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3431One-way
American Airlines
05:39AMSan Francisco, CA5h41 11:20AMNew York City
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3311One-way

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Overview: San Francisco, CA to New York City flight

distanceDistance2560 miles (4129 km)
durationAverage flight duration5 h 15 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$304 (€273)
frequencyFlight frequency121 a day
changesDirect flightYes, there are 121 direct flights a day
carriersAirlinesskywest airlines, United, JetBlue Airways, Air New Zealand, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Delta Air Lines

Flights from San Francisco, CA to New York City cover the 2560 miles (4129 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 15 min with our travel partners like skywest airlines, United, JetBlue Airways, Air New Zealand, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Delta Air Lines. Normally, there are 121 flights operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this journey for as low as $122 (€110), but the average price of plane tickets is $304 (€273).

Airlines: United, American Airlines and DELTA flights from San Francisco, CA to New York City

You can travel by flight from San Francisco, CA to New York City with United, American Airlines and DELTA for as low as $122 (€110). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

American Airlines
United
DELTA

American Airlines is one of the leading airlines in the USA and the world; they offer Main Cabin, Business and First Class tickets for your flight from San Francisco, CA to New York City.

Are you making plans to travel to New York City from San Francisco, CA? Why not take a flight with American Airlines? Omio can show you current American Airlines 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 New York City flights all in one place. On the American Airlines flight, you can expect to travel 2560 miles (4129 km) from San Francisco, CA to New York City. If you use the Omio app to search for flights to New York City from San Francisco, CA, you can quickly see if the American Airlines 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 American Airlines flight to New York City 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!

    United Airlines is one of the USA’s leading airline and operates domestic and international routes. Economy, Premium Economy and Business are the ticket fares that the airline offers for your next flight between San Francisco, CA and New York City.

    United is one of the best options when traveling by plane from San Francisco, CA to New York City. Omio quickly shows you current United flight schedules for the San Francisco, CA - New York City trip and makes it easier than ever for you to buy plane tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest route available. The distance between San Francisco, CA and New York City is around 2560 miles (4129 km) and the cheapest United one-way ticket you can book starts at $122 (€110). As you check the latest San Francisco, CA to New York City flight schedule from United for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to New York City safely. If you search for United tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect United ticket between San Francisco, CA and New York City so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

    • Average Price: $122

    Delta Airlines is one of the USA’s leading airlines. Check which ticket fare is the best option for your flight to New York City from San Francisco, CA from: Main Cabin, Comfort+ and First Class.

    One of the best ways to travel between San Francisco, CA and New York City is by taking a flight with DELTA. Omio helps you find the ideal DELTA flight between San Francisco, CA and New York City by showing you DELTA current flight schedules and timetables, the plane tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this San Francisco, CA to New York City trip. You can expect to travel 2560 miles (4129 km) between San Francisco, CA and New York City on a flight with DELTA. If you are using the Omio app to search for flights to New York City from San Francisco, CA, you can check straight away if the DELTA ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the airport. Once you’ve found that perfect flight, book your DELTA plane ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip to New York City from San Francisco, CA!

      Flights from San Francisco to New York. 

      With an iconic bridge, multicultural population, bohemian arts scene and fierce urban pride, New York could almost be viewed as the East Coast mirror of San Francisco. Even if not sent there on business, Californian visitors make the trip to the Big Apple regularly, to catch a show, take a Staten Island ferry past Liberty or indulge in a little uptown shopping. Business or leisure travelers looking to book a flight from San Francisco to New York can choose from direct services seven days a week provided by four airlines flying into three New York airports. Frequent flights take off from  early morning to just after midnight with journey times to New York averaging around five hours and 30 minutes. With so many direct services, indirect flights from San Francisco are not usually a requirement, but there are several additional daily connections to New York requiring a short layover en route.

      Which airlines travel from San Francisco to New York?

      Four American airlines offer direct flights from San Francisco to a choice of New York airports. United Airlines flies direct daily from San Francisco to  Newark Liberty International Airport and LaGuardia. Alaska Airlines provides daily direct flights to John F. Kennedy International Airport and Newark. Delta Airlines and American Airlines both offer daily direct flights to JFK Airport from San Francisco. Indirect connections are not often a consideration for travel to New York, but optional routes with one change in transit include Delta Airlines flights to Newark via Metropolitan Wayne County Airport in Detroit, or United Airlines and American Airlines services to Newark via Chicago O'Hare International Airport.

      How long is the flight from San Francisco to New York?

      The fastest flight from San Francisco to New York is a late night United Airlines departure to Newark, taking five hours and four minutes to complete the 2572 mile (4139 kilometer) trip to the east coast. The quickest journeys to JFK Airport are some Delta Airlines flights taking five hours and 20 minutes. The United Airlines service from San Francisco LaGuardia Airport is the slowest direct option, taking seven hours and 44 minutes. The United Airlines flight to La Guardia via  Chicago is the fastest indirect flight from San Francisco to New York, taking six hours and 45 minutes total journey time coast to coast. All other indirect connections take upwards of seven hours to reach New York, depending on the route and length of layover.

      How many flights are there from San Francisco to New York?

      There are over 30 daily direct flights from San Francisco to New York with four airlines, seven days a week, Timetables begin early in the morning, with roughly two departures an hour for most of the day, Several flights depart from San Francisco around midnight for early morning arrival in New York. There are also about ten daily indirect flights from San Francisco with one change required in transit. For timetable purposes it should be noted that San Francisco time is three hours behind New York time.

      What are the departure and arrival airports for flights from San Francisco to New York?

      Departure Airport: San Francisco International Airport lies 13 miles (22 kilometers) south of the city center, with public transit transfers provided by  BART light rail services and SamTrans buses taking 15-30 minutes to reach the terminal. Facilities at the airport include long and short stay parking lots, ATMs, luggage storage desks, business lounges, a medical clinic and free WiFi.  Food court franchises include an organic diner,  taco house, pizzeria, Asian street food stalls, a pub, bakery and coffee shops. The shopping mall offers Californian gift stores,  cosmetics stands, jewelers, fashion boutiques, gadget stores and newsstands.

      Arrival Airport:  New York's main flight hub, John F. Kennedy International Airport is located in Queens, 14 miles (20 kilometers) southeast of downtown Manhattan, with AirTrain shuttles providing links to nearby New York stations at Jamaica or Howard Beach for transfers downtown taking 45-60 minutes. LaGuardia Airport is also situated in Queens, eight miles (13 kilometers) east of Manhattan, with  MTA bus services making the 45 minute trip downtown from the terminal. Newark Liberty International Airport is  in New Jersey, around nine miles (15 kilometers) southwest of downtown New York, with rail connections on  Amtrak and NJ Transit services, taking 30 minutes to reach the city center All airports have car rental desks, luggage storage facilities,  ATMs, business lounges and free WiFi. Food courts include burger bars, pizzerias, noodle stands and coffee shops. Shopping malls offer designer brand fashions, gourmet food and wine stores, liquor outlets and newsstands.

      Travel Tips: San Francisco, CA to New York City Flight

      Take a flight to New York City easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from San Francisco, CA to New York City.
      FAQs
      Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest flight between San Francisco, CA and New York City for the next 7 days starting from $122 (€110)  one way.
      The flight price between San Francisco, CA and New York City is on average $304 (€273)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
      The distance from San Francisco, CA to New York City by plane is approximately 2560 miles (4129 km).
      On average the San Francisco, CA to New York City flight travel time is 5 h 15 min  for the 2560 miles (4129 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
      If you're looking for flights from San Francisco, CA to New York City, you can rely on skywest airlines, United, JetBlue Airways, Air New Zealand, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Delta Air Lines to get you to New York City. It's also good to check out all possible airlines for the San Francisco, CA to New York City route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
      Yes, there are 121 direct flights per day from San Francisco, CA to New York City, and you can find a direct flight for this journey with Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, United or JetBlue Airways  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your plane ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
      The average number of flights departing San Francisco, CA for New York City is 121 a day. The flight schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
      You can take the first flight from San Francisco, CA to New York City at 4: 45 AM. The last flight from San Francisco, CA to New York City that you can take departs at 11: 30 PM. Omio shows you the latest flight from San Francisco, CA to New York City schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
      If you purchase a plane ticket from San Francisco, CA to New York City within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $304 (€273) one way. However, we recommend booking your flight in advance to get access to the best prices. Plane tickets from San Francisco, CA to New York City are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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