San Francisco, CA to Cologne flights from $380

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Travelers usually depart from 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 when they travel from San Francisco to Cologne. Book your trip to arrive at Cologne Bonn Airport, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Leverkusen - Mitte, Cologne - East, or Bonn UN Campus. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Eurowings, Turkish Airlines, United Airlines, and Lufthansa. San Francisco and Cologne have 401 direct flights per week.

Check-in for a flight from San Francisco to Cologne

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
EurowingsEWGEWNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYes0
0
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
LufthansaDLHLHYes0
0

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  • Travel is allowed
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  • No quarantine required
Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Germany – 08/2022
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Most travelers from San Francisco, SFO can enter Germany, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results
  • No quarantine required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate
  • No quarantine required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for the United States
  • Mandatory travel attestation form

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Germany in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from San Francisco?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Francisco and Las Vegas, Paris, Barcelona, Denver, Washington, D.C., Mexico City, Chicago, Guadalajara, London, Atlanta, Rome, Austin, Lisbon, Madrid, New York, Dublin, Amsterdam, New Orleans, Berlin, Athens.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cologne?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cologne and New York, Los Angeles, London, Boston, Vienna, Barcelona, Copenhagen, Tel Aviv, Madrid, Budapest, Sofia, Athens, Dublin, Paris, Tirana, Berlin, Warsaw, San Diego, Washington, D.C., Larnaca.
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, Monterey Regional, Stockton Metropolitan, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County, Merced Regional, Buchanan Field.
What airports are near Cologne?
The main airport in Cologne is Cologne Bonn Airport. It is also served by Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Frankfurt International Airport, Brussels, Brussels South Charleroi, Düsseldorf International Airport, Eindhoven, Cologne Bonn Airport, Luxembourg, Dortmund, Frankfurt–Hahn.
What buses and trains depart from San Francisco?
A number of bus and train companies depart from San Francisco, including Greyhound.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between San Francisco and Cologne?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between San Francisco and Cologne thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between San Francisco and Cologne 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 San Francisco and Cologne?
Currently, you can fly between San Francisco and Cologne with Ryanair, Eurowings, Turkish Airlines, United Airlines, Lufthansa.
When's the best time to travel between San Francisco and Cologne?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between San Francisco and Cologne, 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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