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Cheap SFO to JFK Flights

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San Francisco to New York route information

Origin Airport San Francisco Intl.
Destination Airport John F. Kennedy Intl.
Airlines Serving Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta, JetBlue Airways
Flight Price $231
Distance 2,580 mi

New York






White Plains


Cheap SFO to JFK Flights

  • Question : How long does it take to fly from San Francisco to New York?
    Answer : This flight takes just about five hours and 19 minutes via JetBlue Airways. Until we get the glitches worked out of our teleportation machine, this is still the one of the fastest ways to get from San Francisco to New York. Don't forget the three-hour time change. So, synchronize your watches.
  • Question : How many flights are there per day from San Francisco to New York?
    Answer : The number does differ by the day, but on average, you can expect 43 different choices of flight times when you book. The average route departing the United States currently has nine different flight times per day. You'll have more options than the average passenger.
  • Question : What is the cheapest day to fly to New York?
    Answer : May 7th has bookings (as of Apr 15th) as cheap as $231. That comes in 29% below the average price. Saving on flight costs gives you more cash to spend on your trip.
  • Question : How long is the flight from SFO to JFK?
    Answer : JetBlue Airways currently holds the quickest travel time with five hours and 19 minutes. So, you would arrive in New York at 5:10 AM EDT if you left San Francisco at 8:51 PM PDT. Remember, there is a time change of three hours.
  • Question : Which airline has the least delays from San Francisco to New York?
    Answer : Booking with Delta Air Lines means you will arrive to New York about the time you were supposed to. In fact, this timely airline has a 77% on-time average.
  • Question : Do some days of the week have more flight times than others?
    Answer : When you’re flying from SFO to JFK, the day with the most flight times is Sunday, with 49 different options. The day with the fewest number of options is Saturday with 35 different departures.
  • Question : How much time do people spend in New York?
    Answer : The average time spent sightseeing in New York by travelers from San Francisco is one week. However long you decide to stay, give yourself plenty of time to see what makes New York fantastic.

Apr 18, 2019

Too warm throughout flight

Apr 17, 2019

Ride in terminal in buggy

Apr 7, 2019

We weren’t able to reserve our seats online and didn’t know that we should have called the airline.

Apr 5, 2019

Why did my boarding pass not shoe pre-check status?

Apr 4, 2019

Wifi was not working

Apr 4, 2019

We were delayed leaving and arriving, eventually landing 45 minutes after schedule.

Mar 31, 2019

Much better than other AA flights I already caught

Mar 20, 2019

One of the easiest flights I've had. I was able to sleep soundly and I never felt uncomfortable. Thank you!!

Mar 18, 2019

Best flight ever don't change anything just add to what u have

Mar 13, 2019

Issues with seat power. Otherwise very pleasant flight. Thank you.