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The cheapest time of year to fly to London from San Francisco is February. The most expensive is July.
The cheapest day of the week is usually Monday. The most expensive is usually Saturday.
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San Francisco to London flights are approximately 13% more expensive in the evening than in the afternoon
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Austrian Airlines, Finnair, and Norwegian are the most popular carriers operating from San Francisco to London
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47 days before
The cheapest time to buy a flight from San Francisco to London is approximately 47 days to departure
When you’re planning your trip from San Francisco to London, the most popular airport-to-airport route is San Francisco Airport to London Heathrow Airport. When booking your trip to London, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly out of. Good options for departure airports when travelling to London, you can try San Jose Airport (in San Jose), Oakland Airport (in Oakland), or Santa Rosa Sonoma County Airport (in Santa Rosa). When travelling from San Francisco, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly into when you land in London. Good options for arrival airports in London, you can try London Gatwick Airport (in London), London City Airport (in London), or London Stansted Airport (in London). The least expensive flight option from San Francisco to London will typically be SFO — LGW during the month of June with an average price of £353 RT.
|San Francisco Airport (SFO) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)||£374|
|San Francisco Airport (SFO) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)||£353|
|San Francisco Airport (SFO) to London City Airport (LCY)||£536|
|San Jose Airport (SJC) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)||£513|
|Oakland Airport (OAK) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)||£523|
|San Francisco Airport (SFO) to London Stansted Airport (STN)||£404|
|Norwegian||PriceFrom £297||Free Cancellation||Rating|
|Norwegian Air UK||PriceFrom £351||Free Cancellation||Rating|
|TAP AIR PORTUGAL||PriceFrom £418||Free Cancellation||Rating|
|Finnair||PriceFrom £423||Free Cancellation||Rating|
|British Airways||PriceFrom £425||Free Cancellation||Rating|
|Virgin Atlantic||PriceFrom £431||Free Cancellation||Rating|
|Austrian Airlines||PriceFrom £458||Free Cancellation||Rating|
|Lufthansa||PriceFrom £462||Free Cancellation||Rating|
|Brussels Airlines||PriceFrom £505||Free Cancellation||Rating|
|United Airlines||PriceFrom £526||Free Cancellation||Rating|
The lowest priced Virgin Atlantic flight from San Francisco to London from the last 72 hours was £524. Generally, Virgin Atlantic has 14 flights on this route every week with an average price of £730. Virgin Atlantic is rated 7.9/10 by our users.
The best Finnair deal for San Francisco to London flight tickets found on momondo in the last 72 hours was £515, return. It should be noted that an average Finnair flight deal for this route in this time was higher, at £787 return. Finnair operates 12 flights out of San Francisco into London in an average week, so prices vary by time and availability. 104 Finnair reviews by users on momondo have scored the airline at 7.6/10.
To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from San Francisco to London are responding to the global pandemic. The following airlines may have a flexible cancellation policy to help accommodate travellers: Virgin Atlantic, United Airlines, and British Airways.
A flight from San Francisco to London will travel around 5349.7 mi. A reasonable flight in good conditions will take 13h 15m.
There are many flight options from San Francisco to London, including direct flights. Iberia flies from San Francisco Airport (SFO) direct to London Heathrow each day. The travel time on San Francisco to London flights is around 10 hours and 15 minutes. Brussels Airlines flies this route to Heathrow, as does Virgin, British Airways and Finnair. It's a popular route, and several US airlines also offer flights between these two airports. United Airlines, for example, has daily flights. If you want to land at another London airport, you will usually have a stopover in another city or country. Turkish airlines connect San Francisco with London Gatwick by stopping at Istanbul (IST) for around one hour 45 minutes. Virgin flies to London City Airport by transiting through Amsterdam (AMS). Lufthansa also offers one-way flights from San Francisco to London City Airport via their Frankfurt hub. There's a six-hour stopover on this flight.
You can quickly reach San Francisco Airport with the BART Rapid rail service. This transport service connects northern San Mateo County, San Francisco and the East Bay to the airport. You can take the Caltrain Commuter Rail to Millbrae BART Station from San Francisco and San Jose and then take the train to the airport. You can also take public bus routes SFO, 292 and 398 to get to the airport from central San Francisco. On arrival in London Heathrow, it's easy to get to central London. From Heathrow, take the Heathrow Express train service, a high-speed non-stop train that takes you to the city of London. You can also take the London Underground from Heathrow to Central London. Heathrow has an extensive car hire service and is located beside major motorways, allowing you easy access to the UK by road. To get to the London city centre from Gatwick airport, take the Gatwick Express train to London. You can also take a National Express direct bus service.
San Francisco is a major global transport hub with excellent passenger amenities. Find on-site hotels, business lounges, fast track services, shops, restaurants, bars, cash machines and currency exchange desks. The airport offers a support service for anyone travelling with limited mobility. Heathrow is also one of the largest airports in the world and offers a full range of services. There are hotels on the Heathrow campus, great onward travel connections, and a range of business and first-class lounges. If you like shopping, you'll find many shops. There are also bars and restaurants, and changing areas and feeding rooms for parents with babies. London Gatwick offers similar services, while London City is smaller but has everything you need.
It's easy to get to other parts of the UK from London airports. There are great transport connections between airports and central London travel hubs. Trains arriving in Victoria train or coach station, for example, can travel onward to many other parts of the UK. Transport connections from Heathrow can also directly connect you to other nearby cities. For example, you can reach Oxford, Birmingham or Bristol by road or rail from Heathrow. It's easy to reach other cities from Gatwick, like Brighton, Norwich or Nottingham, especially if you are travelling by car. If you're travelling to destinations close to London such as Reading, then Heathrow is the nearest airport. Luton Airport is well-connected if you're travelling to Watford. And, London City Airport is very accessible for towns such as Croydon or Romford.
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