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San Francisco travel tips

1) Visit San Francisco's cosmopolitan district Haight Ashbury

This area of the city covers an area of 80 hectares. In the middle of the 20th century, hippies lived here. Today you will see vintage shops, authentic bars, and music lounges on the streets. The area was not destroyed by an earthquake and pleases tourists with its original flavor. The Haight Ashbury area is home to the famous American rock band Grateful Dead.

2) For an extraordinary grocery shopping experience, try Amazon Go in San Francisco

If you want to have an unusual experience when you can take groceries in the store and go out without paying the cashier, go to Amazon Go – you just need to download the application and add the card first.

3) A Go San Francisco pass will help you see more attractions at a lower price

A Go San Francisco pass costs from $78 and is issued for up to 5 days. You can get free admission to 25+ attractions or even create your own pass to include only those attractions you really want to see.

Travelers usually depart from Mexico City International, Mexico City - Norte, Felipe Ángeles International Airport, Mexico City - Oriente San Lázaro, or Mexico City - Ignacio Zaragoza when they travel from Mexico City 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 distance between Mexico City and San Francisco is 3032 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, AeroMéxico, Volaris, Alaska Airlines, and VivaAerobus. Mexico City and San Francisco have 360 direct flights per week. When you arrive at San Francisco, consider visiting Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, and Big Sur.

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Check-in for a flight from Mexico City to San Francisco

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
AeroMéxicoAMXAMYesNo
VolarisVOIY4YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Alaska AirlinesASAASYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
VivaAerobusVIVVBYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Mexico City to San Francisco?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Mexico City and San Francisco takes around 5.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between Mexico City and San Francisco?
The flight distance between Mexico City and San Francisco is 3032 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Mexico City and San Francisco?
Several carriers operate flights between Mexico City and San Francisco. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include United Airlines, AeroMéxico.
What are the most popular routes to and from Mexico City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Mexico City and Cancún, Tijuana, Los Angeles, New York, Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Chicago, Puerto Vallarta, Oaxaca, Houston, Atlanta, Minneapolis, San José del Cabo, Guadalajara, Seattle, Salt Lake City, Bogotá, Huatulco, Portland, Las Vegas, Oakland.
What are the most popular routes to and from San Francisco?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Francisco and Las Vegas, Denver, Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Chicago, Austin, London, Paris, New York, Barcelona, Rome, Orlando, New Orleans, Amsterdam, Charlotte, Cincinnati, Houston, Dallas, Lisbon, Detroit.
What airports are near Mexico City?
The main airport in Mexico City is Mexico City International. It is also served by Mexico City International, Morelia International, Querétaro International, Puebla International, Toluca International, El Lencero, El Tajín National.
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 Mexico City?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Mexico City, including Omnibus Cristobal Colon, ADO.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Mexico City and San Francisco?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Mexico City and San Francisco thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Mexico City and San Francisco can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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