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Tips to know when travelling to San Francisco

San Francisco travel tips

1) Drive down Lombard Street in San Francisco, the world's most winding street

The length of Lombard Street is 400 meters. In order to smooth the steep descent of the street, the local authorities made 8 turns on it. There is a lawn between the turns that gives the impression that cars are hovering in the midst of plants. In general, this is a beautiful street lined with colorful houses and fragrant flower beds.

2) Check out a San Francisco hotel featured in a Hitchcock movie

Hotel Vertigo is a hotel inspired by Hitchcock's film. The hotel building was included in the footage of the movie of the same name, which is now constantly played in the lobby.

3) Use OpenTable to book a table at one of San Francisco's restaurants

In most of the popular venues in San Francisco, you need to book a table in advance (at least a few days in advance, and sometimes even several weeks). For this, they use the OpenTable application in America.

Travelers usually depart from Barcelona–El Prat, Barcelona - Sants, Barcelona - Estació del Nord, Barcelona - Urgell, or Barcelona - Franca Railway Station when they travel from Barcelona to San Francisco. Book your trip to arrive at San Francisco International, San Francisco, CA Bus Stop, San Francisco, CA - Salesforce Plaza, San Francisco, CA Train Station, or San Francisco, CA - Fisherman’s Wharf. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, Vueling, Ryanair, TAP Portugal, and Lufthansa. Barcelona and San Francisco have 375 direct flights per week. When you arrive at San Francisco, consider visiting Big Sur, Golden Gate Bridge, and Alcatraz.

Check-in for a flight from Barcelona to San Francisco

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
VuelingVLGVYNoOpens 168 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
TAP PortugalTAPTPYesOpens 36 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
LufthansaDLHLHYesNo

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Barcelona?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Barcelona and London, Manchester, Birmingham, Toronto, Edinburgh, Dublin, Montreal, Tallinn, Glasgow, Reykjavik, Bristol, Thessaloniki, Athens, Vancouver, Liverpool, Riga, Budapest, Vilnius, Belfast, Berlin.
What are the most popular routes to and from San Francisco?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Francisco and London, Dublin, Manchester, Manila, Athens, Tallinn, New Delhi, Las Vegas, Edinburgh, Denpasar, Bengaluru, Riga, Chennai, Atlanta, Bangkok, Washington, D.C., Hyderabad, Los Angeles, New York, Detroit.
What airports are near Barcelona?
The main airport in Barcelona is Barcelona–El Prat. It is also served by Barcelona–El Prat, Girona–Costa Brava, Perpignan–Rivesaltes, Carcassonne, Béziers Cap d Agde, Castellón–Costa Azahar, Lleida–Alguaire, Reus.
What airports are near San Francisco?
The main airport in San Francisco is San Francisco International. It is also served by San Francisco International, Sacramento International, Oakland International, San Jose International, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County, Monterey Regional, Stockton Metropolitan, Merced Regional, Buchanan Field.
What buses and trains depart from Barcelona?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Barcelona, including Renfe.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Barcelona and San Francisco?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Barcelona and San Francisco thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Barcelona and San Francisco can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Barcelona and San Francisco?
Currently, you can fly between Barcelona and San Francisco with United Airlines, Vueling, Ryanair, TAP Portugal, Lufthansa.
When's the best time to travel between Barcelona and San Francisco?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Barcelona and San Francisco, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
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