San Francisco, CA to Paris Flights

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Overview: San Francisco, CA to Paris flight

distanceDistance5551 miles (8953 km)
durationAverage flight duration10 h 35 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$504 (€435)
changesDirect flightNo
carriersAirlinesAir France, Aero-Service, United, Aer Lingus, British Airways, TAP Portugal, American Airlines, Air Canada, Lufthansa, Virgin Atlantic, Turkish Airlines, DELTA, SAS, KLM or Iberia

Flights from San Francisco, CA to Paris cover the 5551 miles (8953 km) long route taking on average 10 h 35 min with our travel partners like Air France, Aero-Service, United, Aer Lingus, British Airways, TAP Portugal, American Airlines, Air Canada, Lufthansa, Virgin Atlantic, Turkish Airlines, DELTA, SAS, KLM or Iberia. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $504 (€435), you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as $288 (€249).

The cheapest flights from San Francisco, CA to Paris

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The best way to find a cheap flight ticket from San Francisco, CA to Paris is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

french bee
03:55AM10h35
San Francisco, CA
02:30PMParis
$3621One-way
0 transfers
Swiss
03:40AM14h10
San Francisco, CA
05:50PMParis
$4551One-way
0 transfers

Flight schedulefrom San Francisco, CA to Paris

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Swiss
03:40AM14h10
San Francisco, CA
05:50PMParis
0 transfers
french bee
03:55AM10h35
San Francisco, CA
02:30PMParis
0 transfers

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The fastest flights from San Francisco, CA to Paris

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Fastest Journey

10 h 35 m

Average

12 h 22 m

Flights per day

2

Distance

8953 km

Of the 2 flights that leave San Francisco, CA for Paris every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

french bee
03:55AM10h35
San Francisco, CA
02:30PMParis
$3621One-way
0 transfers
Swiss
03:40AM14h10
San Francisco, CA
05:50PMParis
$4551One-way
0 transfers

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Airlines: Air France, Aero-Service and United flights from San Francisco, CA to Paris

You can travel by flight between San Francisco, CA and Paris with Air France, Aero-Service and United for as low as $289 (€249). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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 between San Francisco, CA and Paris.

Flights from San Francisco to Paris

Paris in the spring might have attracted the attention of the songwriters but the French capital also has its charms in summer, fall and winter. It's a perennial favorite city break destination for American visitors, drawn by the romance of Montmartre, the art treasures of the Louvre and the superb gastronomy on show in every side street brasserie. Californian vacationers and business travelers can book a direct flight from San Francisco to Paris with US and eurosopean airlines, including a low cost option. Flight times to the French capital are a little over ten hours and 30 minutes, with routes to two Paris airports. All journeys from San Francisco involve overnight travel to Paris, with a choice of afternoon or evening takeoff times. Several airlines offer indirect flights with a layover en route in the US or eurosope. These services have longer journey times but increase the daily flight options from San Francisco to Paris.

Which airlines travel from San Francisco to Paris?

eurosopean and US airlines team up in codeshare partnerships to offer daily direct flights from San Francisco to Paris. United Airlines, in partnership with German national carrier Lufthansa and Brussels Airlines, provides daily direct flights to Paris Charles De Gaulle Airport. Delta Airlines operates a codeshare daily service with French national airline Air France from the Californian city to Charles De Gaulle. Budget carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle provides direct flights from San Francisco to Charles De Gaulle twice a week. Air Caraibes, in partnership with French Bee, has direct flights to Paris  Orly Airport from San Francisco, also twice a week. Indirect connections with one change en route include Icelandair flights to Paris Charles De Gaulle via Reykjavik, United Airlines flights via Newark Liberty International Airport, and  Delta and Air France routes via Los Angeles International Airport.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Paris?

The quickest direct flight from San Francisco to Paris is the United Airlines service taking ten hours and 35 minutes to complete the 5576 mile (8974 kilometer) trip east across the Atlantic to Charles De Gaulle Airport. Other direct flights to Paris take between five and 20 minutes longer. The quickest indirect flight from San Francisco to Paris is an Icelandair connection via Reykjavik, taking 1three hours total journey time. United Airlines routes via Newark take ten minutes longer and the quickest Delta Air Lines and Air France services via Los Angeles take 1three hours and 22 minutes to reach Paris.

How many flights are there from San Francisco to Paris?

There are two daily direct flights from San Francisco to Paris on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays and three on all other days. The budget airline Norwegian Air Shuttle flies direct to Charles De Gaulle Airport on Wednesdays and Sundays, while Air Caraibes and French Bee offer their direct flight from San Francisco to Paris Orly on Thursdays and Saturdays. All flights to Charles De Gaulle depart in the afternoon, while services to Paris Orly take off in the evening. with all flights involving overnight travel. There are also more than 20 daily indirect connections from San Francisco to Paris, with one change in transit and departure times including morning, afternoon and evening takeoff options.    

What are the departure and arrival airports from San Francisco to Paris?

Departure Airport: San Francisco International Airport lies about 13 miles (22 kilometers) south of the city center, with public transit transfers available on BART light rail services and SamTrans buses taking 15-30 minutes to reach the airport. Facilities at the terminal include long and short stay parking lots, currency exchange bureaux, ATMs, luggage storage, business lounges, a medical clinic and free WiFi.  Dining options include international restaurants, an organic cafe, taco house, bakery, pub, cocktail bar and coffee shops. Duty free shopping malls offer cosmetics, jewelers, Californian wine specialty stores, gadget stores and designer fashion boutiques.

Arrival Airport: Paris Charles De Gaulle Airport is located in Roissy 15 miles (23 kilometers) northeast of central Paris, with SNCF main line trains and RER line B suburban services taking 20-30 minutes to get downtown.  Paris Orly Airport is located eight miles (13 kilometers) south of the city, with Orlyval shuttle services providing connections to the Antony RER rail station for transfers downtown in 20-30 minutes. Both airports have car rental agencies, business lounges, currency exchange bureaux, ATMs and free WiFi. Dining facilities include brasseries and bistros, fast food outlets, coffee bars and wine bars. Duty free shopping malls feature perfumiers, luxury brand fashion boutiques, gourmet French wine and food stores, bookstores and newsstands.

FAQs: San Francisco, CA to Paris Flight

FAQs: Take a flight from San Francisco, CA to Paris hassle-free. 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 Paris.
FAQs
Cheap plane tickets from San Francisco, CA to Paris can start from as little as $288 (€249) when you book in advance. The average flight ticket price for San Francisco, CA to Paris is $504 (€435); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the San Francisco, CA to Paris flight time is 10 h 35 min   covering the 5551 mile (8953 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The flight from San Francisco, CA to Paris leaves at 2: 00 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
For the route from San Francisco, CA to Paris you can take a flight with Air France, Aero-Service, United, Aer Lingus, British Airways, TAP Portugal, American Airlines, Air Canada, Lufthansa, Virgin Atlantic, Turkish Airlines, DELTA, SAS, KLM or Iberia. Be sure to check out all possible airlines that offer services to Paris from San Francisco, CA on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The cheapest month for a flight from San Francisco, CA to Paris is December.
Yes, you can take a flight to Paris from San Francisco, CA.

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