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Cheap flights from San Francisco to New York from $114

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 22/4. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
SFO — NYC
27 Feb — 5 Mar1
1 adult
Tue 27/2
Tue 5/3

The best prices from San Francisco to New York are usually found in February or January, booked 54 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Monday and return on a Thursday

Cheap flight deals from San Francisco to New York

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from San Francisco (SFO) to New York (NYC). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 23 February 2024.

Popular in

June

Cheapest in

February

Round-trip from

$2,558

One-way from

$157
High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop
From San Francisco to New York (NYC)
One-way flight from San Francisco to New York (NYC)

What is the cheapest day to fly return from San Francisco to New York?

Flights from San Francisco to New York are generally found to be more expensive on Wednesday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to New York.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco to New York?

To save up to 56% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 55 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from San Francisco to New York from $576 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $745 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to New York?

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to New York from San Francisco average $530. You can even find prices in February for less than $530, as users have found deals to New York from as low as $212. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to New York from San Francisco. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 23%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to New York (SFO - NYC)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Francisco to New York in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 6% on your trip compared to booking a flight at midday.

Cheap Alaska Airlines flights from San Francisco to New York

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Alaska Airlines for the route between San Francisco and New York. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
Check out some of the cheapest Alaska Airlines flights we've come across from San Francisco to New York. Make sure to double check the flight details before booking.
Tue 19/322:25SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 35mAlaska Airlines
Wed 20/309:00JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 38mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 21/2$382
Tue 19/321:29SFO - EWR
Nonstop5h 30mAlaska Airlines
Thu 21/317:35EWR - SFO
Nonstop6h 40mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 22/2$392
Tue 19/321:29SFO - EWR
Nonstop5h 30mAlaska Airlines
Wed 20/309:00EWR - SFO
Nonstop6h 30mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 22/2$399
Wed 13/314:34SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 25mAlaska Airlines
Tue 19/316:59JFK - SFO
1 stop9h 31mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 20/2$405
Tue 19/313:50SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 38mAlaska Airlines
Sat 23/318:40JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 45mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 22/2$407
Wed 10/413:50SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 38mAlaska Airlines
Tue 16/409:30JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 28mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 21/2$408
Tue 12/308:00SFO - EWR
Nonstop5h 22mAlaska Airlines
Tue 19/309:00EWR - SFO
Nonstop6h 30mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 22/2$414
Tue 30/422:49SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 40mAlaska Airlines
Wed 1/509:30JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 28mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 21/2$416
Wed 10/413:50SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 38mAlaska Airlines
Tue 23/409:30JFK - SFO
1 stop11h 36mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 22/2$422

Cheap Delta flights from San Francisco to New York

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Delta for the route between San Francisco and New York. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
Take a gander at the lowest prices we've found on Delta flights from San Francisco to New York. Make sure to examine the flight information before completing your reservation.
Mon 18/314:30SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 34mDelta
Tue 2/407:00JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 48mDelta
Deal found 22/2$392
Wed 6/306:50SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 35mDelta
Tue 19/319:15JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 55mDelta
Deal found 21/2$414
Tue 14/507:10SFO - LGA
1 stop10h 03mDelta
Sun 26/506:00LGA - SFO
1 stop9h 47mDelta
Deal found 21/2$416
Tue 12/322:35SFO - EWR
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Tue 19/317:48EWR - SFO
1 stop10h 05mDelta
Deal found 21/2$421
Mon 18/300:55SFO - LGA
1 stop7h 00mDelta
Wed 20/309:00LGA - SFO
1 stop11h 23mDelta
Deal found 21/2$437
Mon 18/300:55SFO - LGA
1 stop7h 00mDelta
Wed 20/309:00LGA - SFO
1 stop11h 23mDelta
Deal found 21/2$439
Mon 11/300:55SFO - LGA
1 stop7h 00mDelta
Tue 19/318:59LGA - SFO
1 stop8h 54mDelta
Deal found 22/2$443
Mon 22/421:59SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 27mDelta
Fri 26/421:45JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 48mDelta
Deal found 21/2$468
Mon 8/416:05SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 25mDelta
Tue 16/406:40JFK - SFO
1 stop14h 43mDelta
Deal found 21/2$479

Cheap San Francisco to New York flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from San Francisco to New York specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 690,988 searches. Prices were last updated on 23 February 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from San Francisco to New York in 2024. For more flight deals, be sure to check back very soon.
Tue 19/322:25SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 35mAlaska Airlines
Wed 20/309:00JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 38mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 21/2$382
Wed 13/306:00SFO - LGA
1 stop9h 27mJetBlue
Tue 2/415:59LGA - SFO
1 stop11h 32mJetBlue
Deal found 21/2$384
Tue 19/321:29SFO - EWR
Nonstop5h 30mAlaska Airlines
Thu 21/317:35EWR - SFO
Nonstop6h 40mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 22/2$392
Mon 18/314:30SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 34mDelta
Tue 2/407:00JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 48mDelta
Deal found 22/2$392
Tue 19/321:29SFO - EWR
Nonstop5h 30mAlaska Airlines
Wed 20/309:00EWR - SFO
Nonstop6h 30mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 22/2$399
Wed 13/306:00SFO - EWR
1 stop9h 13mAlaska Airlines
Tue 19/309:00EWR - SFO
Nonstop6h 30mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 21/2$405
Wed 13/314:34SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 25mAlaska Airlines
Tue 19/316:59JFK - SFO
1 stop9h 31mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 20/2$405
Tue 19/313:50SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 38mAlaska Airlines
Sat 23/318:40JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 45mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 22/2$407
Tue 19/321:29SFO - EWR
Nonstop5h 30mAlaska Airlines
Wed 27/309:00EWR - SFO
Nonstop6h 30mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 21/2$408

San Francisco to New York 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between San Francisco and New York in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from San Francisco to New York in 2024. For more flight deals, be sure to check back very soon.
Tue 7/508:43SFO - LGA
1 stop10h 17mFrontier
Wed 8/512:29LGA - SFO
1 stop13h 30mFrontier
Deal found 21/2$322
Tue 7/508:43SFO - LGA
1 stop10h 17mFrontier
Wed 8/506:00LGA - SFO
2 stops16h 28mFrontier
Deal found 21/2$329
Tue 19/322:25SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 35mAlaska Airlines
Wed 20/309:00JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 38mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 21/2$382
Wed 13/306:00SFO - LGA
1 stop9h 27mJetBlue
Tue 2/415:59LGA - SFO
1 stop11h 32mJetBlue
Deal found 21/2$384
Fri 18/1022:30SFO - EWR
1 stop12h 44mJetBlue
Tue 29/1014:55EWR - SFO
1 stop10h 51mJetBlue
Deal found 21/2$390
Tue 19/321:29SFO - EWR
Nonstop5h 30mAlaska Airlines
Thu 21/317:35EWR - SFO
Nonstop6h 40mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 22/2$392
Mon 18/314:30SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 34mDelta
Tue 2/407:00JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 48mDelta
Deal found 22/2$392
Tue 19/321:29SFO - EWR
Nonstop5h 30mAlaska Airlines
Wed 20/309:00EWR - SFO
Nonstop6h 30mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 22/2$399
Sun 5/518:05SFO - EWR
1 stop13h 39mSun Country Air
Thu 9/512:05EWR - SFO
1 stop24h 21mSun Country Air
Deal found 21/2$404

Direct flights to New York from San Francisco

Discover direct flight options from San Francisco to New York. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
If you're seeking options on non-stop flights from San Francisco to New York, check out these fares. Users can also choose from other San Francisco to New York flights by using the search form above.
Tue 19/322:25SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 35mAlaska Airlines
Wed 20/309:00JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 38mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 21/2$382
Tue 19/321:29SFO - EWR
Nonstop5h 30mAlaska Airlines
Thu 21/317:35EWR - SFO
Nonstop6h 40mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 22/2$392
Mon 18/314:30SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 34mDelta
Tue 26/309:30JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 49mDelta
Deal found 22/2$392
Tue 19/321:29SFO - EWR
Nonstop5h 30mAlaska Airlines
Wed 20/309:00EWR - SFO
Nonstop6h 30mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 22/2$399
Tue 19/313:50SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 38mAlaska Airlines
Sat 23/318:40JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 45mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 22/2$407
Tue 9/421:29SFO - EWR
Nonstop5h 30mAlaska Airlines
Wed 17/409:00EWR - SFO
Nonstop6h 20mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 21/2$408
Wed 10/413:50SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 38mAlaska Airlines
Tue 16/409:30JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 28mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 21/2$408
Mon 11/306:00SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 29mJetBlue
Mon 18/321:30JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 46mJetBlue
Deal found 21/2$413
Tue 12/308:00SFO - EWR
Nonstop5h 22mAlaska Airlines
Tue 19/309:00EWR - SFO
Nonstop6h 30mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 22/2$414

San Francisco to New York flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from San Francisco to New York for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
Have a look at some of the last-minute flights available departing from San Francisco to New York. Users should be sure to double check the price, date, and time of their last-minute flight.
Thu 29/212:37SFO - EWR
1 stop18h 28mMultiple Airlines
Mon 4/322:10EWR - SFO
2 stops37h 32mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2$501
Wed 28/209:46SFO - EWR
2 stops17h 44mMultiple Airlines
Mon 4/310:55EWR - SFO
1 stop27h 56mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2$506
Thu 29/217:35SFO - EWR
2 stops24h 24mMultiple Airlines
Sun 3/308:53EWR - SFO
1 stop31h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2$529
Wed 28/215:15SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 33mDelta
Tue 19/307:00JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 48mDelta
Deal found 22/2$529
Thu 29/206:20SFO - JFK
1 stop8h 34mAlaska Airlines
Wed 13/307:00JFK - SFO
Nonstop7h 00mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 20/2$543
Wed 28/214:34SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 25mAlaska Airlines
Thu 21/318:40JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 45mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 20/2$544
Sun 3/306:00SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 26mJetBlue
Thu 7/321:30JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 46mJetBlue
Deal found 21/2$547
Sat 2/322:30SFO - JFK
Nonstop5h 30mDelta
Thu 7/307:00JFK - SFO
Nonstop6h 51mDelta
Deal found 22/2$552
Thu 29/212:37SFO - EWR
1 stop18h 28mMultiple Airlines
Sun 3/308:53EWR - SFO
1 stop31h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2$556

One-way flights to New York from San Francisco

Search for one-way flight options from San Francisco to New York. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
Some of the best available deals we've found on one-way flights from San Francisco to New York. Users in need of a round-trip flight from San Francisco to New York instead should update the search form at the top of page.
Mon 22/400:58SFO - EWR
2 stops35h 44mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2$114
Mon 22/400:58SFO - LGA
2 stops16h 26mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2$116
Tue 23/419:01SFO - LGA
2 stops18h 59mFrontier
Deal found 21/2$122
Tue 23/423:59SFO - LGA
1 stop8h 38mFrontier
Deal found 21/2$123
Thu 11/423:59SFO - LGA
1 stop8h 38mFrontier
Deal found 21/2$134
Tue 23/419:01SFO - EWR
2 stops18h 21mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2$146
Wed 10/400:58SFO - LGA
2 stops19h 12mFrontier
Deal found 21/2$157
Mon 22/400:58SFO - EWR
3 stops20h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2$158
Mon 22/400:58SFO - JFK
2 stops30h 31mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2$168

Find flights from San Francisco to New York within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from San Francisco to New York that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$320 - $684

Route

Depart

Return

Price

San FranciscoNew York LaGuardia

SFO - LGA

SFOLGA

San Francisco

Tue 7/5

1 stop10h 17m

New York LaGuardia

Wed 8/5

1 stop15h 13m

$320

San FranciscoNew York LaGuardia

SFO - LGA

SFOLGA

San Francisco

Tue 7/5

1 stop10h 17m

New York LaGuardia

Wed 8/5

1 stop13h 30m

$322

San FranciscoNew York LaGuardia

SFO - LGA

SFOLGA

San Francisco

Tue 7/5

1 stop10h 17m

New York LaGuardia

Wed 8/5

2 stops16h 11m

$328

San FranciscoNew York John F Kennedy Intl

SFO - JFK

SFOJFK

San Francisco

Tue 19/3

Nonstop5h 35m

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Wed 20/3

Nonstop6h 38m

$382

San FranciscoNew York LaGuardia

SFO - LGA

SFOLGA

San Francisco

Wed 13/3

1 stop9h 27m

New York LaGuardia

Wed 20/3

1 stop10h 25m

$384

San FranciscoNew York John F Kennedy Intl

SFO - JFK

SFOJFK

San Francisco

Mon 18/3

Nonstop5h 34m

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Tue 2/4

Nonstop6h 48m

$392

San FranciscoNewark

SFO - EWR

SFOEWR

San Francisco

Sun 5/5

1 stop13h 39m

Newark

Thu 9/5

1 stop24h 21m

$404

San FranciscoNewark

SFO - EWR

SFOEWR

San Francisco

Mon 11/3

Nonstop5h 16m

Newark

Thu 14/3

1 stop8h 25m

$581

San FranciscoNew York LaGuardia

SFO - LGA

SFOLGA

San Francisco

Mon 4/3

1 stop7h 22m

New York LaGuardia

Mon 4/3

1 stop9h 11m

$684

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 20/2

When is the best time to book a flight from San Francisco to New York?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from San Francisco to New York. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from San Francisco to New York, you should look to book at least 54 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to New York?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from San Francisco to New York. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.
Morning
Midday
Afternoon
Evening
All times are departure.
Travellers seeking maximum savings on their San Francisco to New York flight should consider departing on Sunday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to New York by month

Plan your trip from San Francisco to New York by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from San Francisco to New York is currently $138 while a return flight costs $422. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.

Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from San Francisco to New York (average of $1,172). Flying from San Francisco to New York in July is currently the most expensive (average of $1,768). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$2,149

February

$1,786

March

$2,059

April

$2,333

May

$2,101

June

$2,348

July

$2,694

August

$2,597

September

$2,281

October

$1,870

November

$2,068

December

$2,429

Temperature and rainfall in New York by month

Plan your trip to New York by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

NYC

Temperature

1 - 25 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing New York

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to New York. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to New York. Reviews last updated 23 February 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from San Francisco to New York, such as Alaska Airlines, Delta and JetBlue. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
Southwest
8.2
Very Good
6,522 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.4

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a great flight overall. It took a long time to take off. We spent a long time waiting on the plane before departure.

Southwest
8.2
Very Good
6,522 reviews
Southwest
8.2
Very Good
6,522 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.4

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a great flight overall. It took a long time to take off. We spent a long time waiting on the plane before departure.

8.1
Very Good
9,274 reviews
Southwest
8.2
Very Good
6,522 reviews

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Crew

8.8

Entertainment

7.9

Food

7.4

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

It was a great flight overall. It took a long time to take off. We spent a long time waiting on the plane before departure.