San Francisco to New York John F Kennedy

Below we have compiled essential flight information for anyone who is flying from John F Kennedy International to San Francisco International, including airliners who offer flights and their flight times. In total, there are 35 airliners to choose from including Royal Jordanian, Fiji Airways, TAP Portugal, Japan Airlines, Icelandair, Finnair, Etihad Airways, China Eastern Airlines, Aerolineas Argentinas, LAN Airlines, Iberia, Gulf Air, El Al, GOL Transportes Aeros, South African Airways, Korean Air, Air Europa, Hawaiian Airlines, China Southern Airlines, British Airways, American Airlines, Aeroflot, Royal Air Maroc, Qatar Airways, Emirates, Aeromexico, KLM, Air France, Alaska Airlines, Qantas, JetBlue Airways, Virgin Atlantic Airways, Singapore Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Alitalia. The flight from San Francisco International to John F Kennedy International is approximately 4,151 Kilometers which is 2,580 Miles. You should expect a flight time of around 5 hours 41 minutes.

The price of the flight is dependent on the time of the day you fly and the day of the week with weekends being normally a higher price. To obtain the best prices for John F Kennedy International flights than book well in advance. The ticket prices for most airliners will increase the close you get the departure date, so as soon as you know the date you will travel you should book your flights.

On arriving at John F Kennedy International please note the time difference, the time zone at John F Kennedy International is 8.0 GMT compared to 5.0 GMT at San Francisco International.

For a full summary of all the airliners that fly from San Francisco International to John F Kennedy International , please see the table below.

AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast Flight
Delta Air Lines674765600:3223:11
Virgin Atlantic Airways674665600:3223:11
Singapore Airlines556666607:5223:45
JetBlue Airways665555500:1721:30
Alaska Airlines344444407:5223:45
Air France342444414:4221:46
Qatar Airways333333300:1715:55
Royal Air Maroc222443300:1720:59
China Southern Airlines142323200:1123:11
British Airways252222200:1122:55
American Airlines252222200:1122:55
Hawaiian Airlines103333308:2321:30
South African Airways222222205:2108:23
Korean Air222222200:3220:19
Air Europa222222216:5220:19
GOL Transportes Aeros221222214:4216:55
El Al223102208:2321:30
Gulf Air131111115:4020:23
LAN Airlines121111115:4017:04
TAP Portugal111111114:2920:23
Japan Airlines111111100:1100:11
Etihad Airways111111114:2914:30
China Eastern Airlines111111121:4323:07
Aerolineas Argentinas111111105:3822:20
Fiji Airways011111100:1115:42
Royal Jordanian010101116:5920:23

Alitalia is the most popular airliners who operate this route. They have around 6 a week with times that vary between 00:32 and 23:11.

Would you like to book your flight? Bookings can be made direct with Alitalia on their website

The flight time for Alitalia 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 Alitalia for the exact times for the date you depart.

DayFlying Time
Monday06:42, 14:42, 16:15, 16:52, 20:19 and 21:46
Tuesday00:32, 06:39, 14:42, 16:52, 20:15, 21:46 and 22:58
Wednesday05:38, 16:54, 20:12 and 23:07
Thursday05:38, 15:01, 16:55, 20:15, 21:43, 22:20 and 23:11
Friday06:42, 15:01, 16:55, 20:15, 21:43 and 23:11
Saturday06:42, 15:01, 16:55, 20:15 and 21:43
Sunday06:42, 15:01, 16:55, 20:15, 21:43, 22:20 and 23:11

If you are flexible on the airport you depart from, then there are other airports that offer direct flights to John F Kennedy International . You can see full details of these below.

RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
San Francisco to Philadelphia04,048 km (2,515 miles)5 hours 34 minutes
San Francisco to Newark04,118 km (2,559 miles)5 hours 39 minutes

Whilst you will find a bureau de change at John F Kennedy International , we recommend you change some money before you depart if you don’t have the local currency. The exchange rates within any airport are not very favorable, so exchanging money before hand is a good idea.