Cheap flights from San Francisco to New York

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Travelers usually depart from San Francisco International, San Francisco, CA-Salesforce Plaza, or San Francisco Train Station when they travel from San Francisco to New York. Book your trip to arrive at Newark Liberty International, John F. Kennedy International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport, or Newark Penn Station. The distance between San Francisco and New York is 4124 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, JetBlue Airways, and Frontier Airlines. San Francisco and New York have 189 direct flights per week. When you arrive at New York, consider visiting Staten Island, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Manhattan Island, Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, Times Square, and Independence National Historical Park, PA, USA.

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Check-in for a flight from San Francisco to New York

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

Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between San Francisco and New York takes around 5.4 hours.

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

The flight distance between San Francisco and New York is 4124 km.

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

Several carriers operate flights between San Francisco and New York. 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 San Francisco?

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

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, Denver International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, El Dorado International, Logan International.

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

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, Trenton–Mercer, Long Island MacArthur, Atlantic City International, Albany International, Harrisburg International, T. F. Green, Lehigh Valley International, Lancaster.

What buses and trains depart from San Francisco?

A number of bus and train companies depart from San Francisco, including Greyhound.

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