Cheap flights from San Francisco to New York

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Flight information for San Francisco to New York
(SFO to NYC)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from San Francisco to New York
Fastest flight time 5h 23m The fastest flight from San Francisco to New York takes 5h 23m.
Direct flights Mo, Tu, Sa and Su Direct flights go from San Francisco to New York on Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday. Airline offering direct flights is Air New Zealand..
Airports in New York 2 airports There are 2 airports near New York: New York LaGuardia (LGA), New York John F Kennedy Intl (JFK)

How to get the cheapest flight from San Francisco to New York

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight for your trip
What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to New York?
January
The cheapest time of year to fly to New York from San Francisco is January. The most expensive is December.
What is the cheapest day to depart San Francisco for New York?
Friday
The cheapest day of the week is usually Friday. The most expensive is usually Sunday.
When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to New York?
in the afternoon
San Francisco to New York flights are approximately 17% more expensive at midday than in the afternoon
What is the cheapest airline that flies to New York from San Francisco?
Delta
Delta, JetBlue, and Alaska Airlines are the most popular carriers operating from San Francisco to New York
What is the cheapest San Francisco to New York flight route?
San Francisco - New York John F Kennedy Intl
Fly from San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy Intl for the best San Francisco - New York flight prices
How far in advance should you book San Francisco to New York flights?
60 days before
The cheapest time to buy a flight from San Francisco to New York is approximately 60 days before departure
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San Francisco to New York flight comparison made easy

Below you can see the best fares for your route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from San Francisco to New York by changing tabs
JetBlue
18 Feb
5h 21m
San Francisco
5h 21m
21:21
New York John F Kennedy Intl
19 Feb
03:00
New York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 29m
09:29
San Francisco
JetBlue
10 Feb
5h 29m
San Francisco
5h 29m
09:39
New York John F Kennedy Intl
14 Feb
12:59
New York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 26m
19:25
San Francisco
JetBlue
12 Feb
5h 29m
San Francisco
5h 29m
09:29
New York John F Kennedy Intl
19 Feb
03:00
New York John F Kennedy Intl
6h 29m
09:29
San Francisco

Find the cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to New York

If you're looking for one-way flights from San Francisco to New York, view some of our deals below provided by Alaska Airlines
United Airlines
9 Mar
5h 04m
San Francisco
5h 04m
00:34
Newark
United Airlines
17 Mar
5h 04m
San Francisco
5h 04m
01:34
Newark
Alaska Airlines
16 Feb
5h 23m
San Francisco
5h 23m
09:48
Newark

Best airlines flying from San Francisco to New York

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from San Francisco to New York with momondo
AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
Alaska Airlines
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Free cancellation
Rating
8.3
8.5

Boarding

8.3

Comfort

8.8

Crew

7.9

Entertainment

7.9

Food

Reviews

Cons: Alaska Airlines flight from SFO was supposed to leave at 3:15pm. We finally left around 6:00. Significant delay that made us late getting into Seattle.

1 / 10
Delta
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Free cancellation
Rating
7.9
8.1

Boarding

7.8

Comfort

8.5

Crew

7.8

Entertainment

7.5

Food

Reviews

Cons: Aircraft was too warm. Needed more air!

1 / 10
American Airlines
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Free cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.5

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.8

Crew

6.8

Entertainment

6.7

Food

Reviews

Pros: Nice crew and reasonable seats. With only 20-30 on the flight there was plenary of room and to spare to lay down across the empty seats (a sad reality).

Cons: Given the circumstances not much. I hope we return to full planes and less difficult travel scenarios that enable it.

1 / 10
United Airlines
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Free cancellation
Rating
7.0
7.4

Boarding

6.9

Comfort

7.7

Crew

6.5

Entertainment

6.4

Food

Reviews

Pros: finally reached our destination

Cons: germany was apparently having a strike. all flights were cancelled. we were made to wait overnight. then sent to frankfurt. then sent to venice. couldnt land there. we landed in bologna italy. then made to wait overnight. then we flew to rome. then we flew to chisinau... finally. what was initially supposed to be 18hr flight. turned into a 5 day trip. i want a refund!

1 / 10

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to New York have COVID-19 safety policies in place?

Airlines such as Alaska Airlines and Delta have taken additional precautions to make sure you’re safer whilst travelling. Many airlines flying from San Francisco to New York are offering enhanced cleaning of their aircraft. Additional policies include pre-flight testing for COVID-19-related symptoms and antibodies. Masks are also required and provided to travellers. Some airlines are offering socially-distanced seating for a limited time. Policies will vary by airline so keep this in mind as you search for options.

Are airlines flying from San Francisco to New York offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from San Francisco to New York are responding to the global pandemic. The following airlines may have a flexible cancellation policy to help accommodate travellers: Alaska Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines.

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