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Travel Information between San Francisco, CA and Paris

distanceDistance5551 miles (8953 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $386 (€322) • 21 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAmerican Airlines

Travel 5551 miles (8953 km) by flight to Paris from San Francisco, CA. American Airlines is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct from San Francisco, CA to Paris.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Paris, France from San Francisco, CA, USA?

International travel from San Francisco, CA, USA to Paris, France is: Partially open.

Can I enter France if coming from USA?

Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United States.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Paris if traveling from San Francisco, CA?

Conditions of entry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

What measures do I need to follow in Paris, France due to the pandemic?

All travelers in France must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 12/5/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip to Paris from San Francisco, CA.

Are there restrictions on reentering USA from Paris, France due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The restriction level for your return to San Francisco, CA, USA from France is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to San Francisco, CA from Paris restricted?

Entry into USA is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in San Francisco, CA from Paris?

Conditions of reentry into USA:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in San Francisco, CA, USA?

You should observe these safety measures in USA as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to USA was last checked on 12/2/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to San Francisco, CA from Paris closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Paris from San Francisco, CA?

Travel San Francisco, CA to Paris by flight.

What is the fastest way from San Francisco, CA to Paris?

A flight is the fastest way to get to Paris from San Francisco, CA with an average travel time for this journey around 21 h 40 min.

How far is it from San Francisco, CA to Paris?

You should expect to travel around 5551 miles (8953 km) between San Francisco, CA and Paris.

When traveling between San Francisco, CA and Paris, where do I depart from San Francisco, CA and where do I arrive in Paris?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from San Francisco, CA to Paris:

    Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from San Francisco, CA to Paris?

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from San Francisco, CA to Paris, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

    • Travel with American Airlines to go to Paris by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find American Airlines San Francisco, CA to Paris tickets on Omio for $386 (€322).
    Where else should I travel to after my journey from San Francisco, CA to Paris ends?
    Looking to extend your trip from San Francisco, CA to Paris? Many Omio customers who go from San Francisco, CA to Paris usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Barcelona or Amsterdam. If you're looking to explore London, Barcelona or Amsterdam from Paris, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
    How early should I buy San Francisco, CA to Paris tickets online to score the best deals?

    When planning your trip from San Francisco, CA to Paris, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Plane tickets cost $386 (€322) one way on average.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from San Francisco, CA to Paris online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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