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Travelers usually depart from San Francisco International, San Francisco, CA - Salesforce Plaza, San Francisco, CA Bus Stop, San Francisco, CA Train Station, or San Francisco, CA - Fisherman’s Wharf when they travel from San Francisco to Mexico City. Book your trip to arrive at Mexico City International, Felipe Ángeles International Airport, Mexico City - Norte, Mexico City - Oriente San Lázaro, or Mexico City - Circuito Interior José Vasconcelos - Juan Escutia. The distance between San Francisco and Mexico City is 3032 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, Volaris, AeroMéxico, VivaAerobus, and Alaska Airlines. San Francisco and Mexico City have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Mexico City, consider visiting Zocalo, Mexico City, Xochimilco, and Teotihuacan.

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

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
VolarisVOIY4YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
AeroMéxicoAMXAMYes0
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VivaAerobusVIVVBYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight
Alaska AirlinesASAASYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Mexico COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Most travelers from San Francisco, SFO can enter Mexico, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel through United States land border is allowed for vaccinated travelers
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate is not required for United States
  • Quarantine is not required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for 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 Mexico in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from San Francisco to Mexico City?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between San Francisco and Mexico City takes around 4.4 hours.
What is the flight distance between San Francisco and Mexico City?
The flight distance between San Francisco and Mexico City is 3032 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between San Francisco and Mexico City?
Several carriers operate flights between San Francisco and Mexico City. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include AeroMéxico, United Airlines.
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., Chicago, Guadalajara, London, Atlanta, Rome, Austin, Lisbon, Madrid, New York, Dublin, Amsterdam, New Orleans, Berlin, Athens, Tahiti.
What are the most popular routes to and from Mexico City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Mexico City and New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Tijuana, Houston, Cancún, Miami, Las Vegas, San Antonio, Seattle, Orlando, Minneapolis, Atlanta, Portland, Guatemala City, Dallas, Oakland, Salt Lake City, Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Denver.
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 Mexico City?
The main airport in Mexico City is Mexico City International. It is also served by Mexico City International, Morelia International, Querétaro International, Toluca International, Puebla International.
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 Mexico City?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between San Francisco and Mexico City thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between San Francisco and Mexico City can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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