Cheap flights from New York to San Francisco

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Travelers usually depart from Newark Liberty International, John F. Kennedy International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport, or New York Penn Station when they travel from New York to San Francisco. Book your trip to arrive at San Francisco International, San Francisco, CA-Salesforce Plaza, or San Francisco Train Station. The distance between New York and San Francisco is 4157 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, and JetBlue Airways. New York and San Francisco have 199 direct flights per week. When you arrive at San Francisco, consider visiting Alcatraz, Big Sur, and Golden Gate Bridge.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoUnknownNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesUnknownNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
JetBlue AirwaysJBUB6YesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from New York to San Francisco?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between New York and San Francisco takes around 6.5 hours.

What is the flight distance between New York and San Francisco?

The flight distance between New York and San Francisco is 4157 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between New York and San Francisco?

Several carriers operate flights between New York and San Francisco. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, JetBlue Airways, American Airlines, Alaska Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from New York?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New York and Los Angeles International, Cancún International, McCarran International, Miami International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, San Francisco International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Jorge Chávez International, Denver International, Dallas/Fort Worth International.

What are the most popular routes to and from San Francisco?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Francisco and Los Angeles International, McCarran International, Newark Liberty International, Denver International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, Seattle–Tacoma International, O Hare International, San Diego International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Salt Lake City International.

Which airports are there in New York?

New York is mainly served by Newark Liberty International. But there are other airports nearby, including John F. Kennedy International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport.

What airports are near New York?

The main airport in New York is Newark Liberty International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Bradley International, T. F. Green, Atlantic City International, Trenton–Mercer, Harrisburg International, Long Island MacArthur, Albany International, Lehigh Valley International, Westchester County.

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, Stockton Metropolitan, Monterey Regional, Merced Regional, Buchanan Field, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County.

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A number of bus and train companies depart from New York, including Amtrak train.

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