New York John F Kennedy to San Francisco

Flying between San Francisco International to John F Kennedy International is very convenient as there are 35 airliners offering direct flights including Royal Jordanian, Japan Airlines, Fiji Airways, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, TAP Portugal, South African Airways, Korean Air, Icelandair, Aerolineas Argentinas, LAN Airlines, Finnair, Iberia, Air France, Air Europa, Gulf Air, El Al, Royal Air Maroc, Hawaiian Airlines, GOL Transportes Aeros, Etihad Airways, Aeromexico, Aeroflot, British Airways, American Airlines, Qatar Airways, KLM, Emirates, Alaska Airlines, Qantas, JetBlue Airways, Alitalia, Virgin Atlantic Airways, Delta Air Lines and Singapore Airlines. The flight from John F Kennedy International to San Francisco International is approximately 4,151 Kilometers which is 2,580 Miles. You should expect a flight time of around 5 hours 41 minutes.

The cost of ticket prices to San Francisco International United States can vary quite considerably if you travel at certain times of the week especially at weekends. To obtain the best prices for San Francisco International flights than book well in advance. We advise all our viewers to book well in advance. This way you will get the low priced tickets available.

When arriving at San Francisco International don’t forget to set your watch to the local time!

The table below displays the numbers of daily flights from John F Kennedy International (JFK) to San Francisco International (SFO) and the relevant airlines that fly.

AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast Flight
Singapore Airlines657777701:3120:01
Delta Air Lines774665600:1920:20
Virgin Atlantic Airways674665600:1923:29
JetBlue Airways665554501:3120:01
Alaska Airlines324444407:0016:40
Qatar Airways333332301:3115:29
British Airways362222201:2121:30
American Airlines362222201:2121:30
GOL Transportes Aeros222222208:1011:30
Etihad Airways222222201:3120:01
Royal Air Maroc221121201:2121:30
Hawaiian Airlines102222201:3120:01
Gulf Air231111101:2121:30
El Al222210109:1020:01
Air France221111100:1920:20
Air Europa221111115:5517:05
LAN Airlines121111110:3016:15
TAP Portugal111111101:3106:55
South African Airways111111110:5510:55
Korean Air111111116:0517:05
Aerolineas Argentinas201022011:2516:10
China Southern Airlines111010107:0010:30
Fiji Airways010101010:3010:30
China Eastern Airlines010101007:0007:00
Royal Jordanian010000018:0018:00
Japan Airlines010000007:0007:00

Singapore Airlines offer the highest number of flights for this route with departures times between 01:31 and 20:01.

If you wish to book your flight with Singapore Airlines then we advise you book direct from their website at The best discounts can only be obtained from their website.

The flight time for Singapore Airlines vary based on the month you will travel, but below we has summarised the most common times they will fly. We recommend you only take these times as guidance and check with Singapore Airlines for the exact times for the date you depart.

DayFlying Time
Monday01:31, 07:00, 11:30, 15:29, 16:35 and 20:01
Tuesday01:31, 11:30, 15:29, 16:40 and 20:01
Wednesday01:31, 07:00, 09:30, 11:30, 15:29, 16:35 and 20:00
Thursday01:31, 07:00, 09:30, 11:30, 15:29, 16:35 and 20:00
Friday01:31, 07:00, 09:30, 11:30, 15:29, 16:35 and 20:00
Saturday01:31, 07:00, 09:30, 11:30, 15:30, 16:35 and 20:00
Sunday01:31, 07:00, 09:30, 11:30, 15:29, 16:35 and 20:01

Instead of flying from John F Kennedy International you could consider a few airports that are close by. Please see that table below of alternative routes.

RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
New York John F Kennedy to Reno03,870 km (2,405 miles)5 hours 22 minutes
New York John F Kennedy to Sacramento04,049 km (2,516 miles)5 hours 34 minutes
New York John F Kennedy to Mineta San Jose04,124 km (2,562 miles)5 hours 40 minutes
New York John F Kennedy to Oakland04,135 km (2,569 miles)5 hours 40 minutes

A useful tip to save money to exchange money before you go, or go to a bureau de change outside of the airport when you arrive. The exchange rate within the airport are not very good so try to avoid changing money their if you can.