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Flights to San Francisco

Finding cheap flights to San Francisco can make all the difference when budgets are tight. With Expedia, those wishing to make the trip are guaranteed to find cheap flight tickets to San Francisco and we also have a huge range of hotels and car hire options to choose from too.

Flying to San Francisco, tourists will be treated to an amazing combination of natural beauty and a rich history and culture. The stunning San Francisco Bay is an attraction all by itself, but an evening stroll west will take visitors to the Pacific coast where they can watch the sunset.

The stunning natural scenery isn't the only reason for taking a flight to San Francisco. Tourists can easily visit many of the other attractions that are located in San Francisco. Driving across the impressive Golden Gate Bridge is an absolute must, whilst driving up, or down, popular Lombard Street is an experience much preferable to walking the famously steep road.

Hotels in San Francisco range from the most luxurious, like the Four Seasons just off Michigan Avenue, to the most affordable. There are hundreds of budget hotels in San Francisco that will ensure your precious pennies will be saved for enjoying the city. However, hotels with views of Lake Michigan will cost considerably more.

Booking flights to San Francisco with Expedia means you can, not only be assured to get the best available price for every flight but also able to take advantage of offer saving opportunities as well. For further savings also consider booking your car hire in San Francisco through Expedia. Search our website today and find the best prices on flights and hotels in San Francisco. Plan you trip to today!

Flying to San Francisco from UK airports

With Expedia, customers can choose the cheapest flights to San Francisco from a range of quality airlines (including Delta, British Airways and United).

Flying to San Francisco from London direct takes approximately 13 hours. Connecting trips will certainly take longer, though return flights are often shorter due to tail winds. Although visitors to San Francisco will not need to worry about obtaining a visa, it is required to fill out an Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA). This short questionnaire is similar to a visa waiver form, is valid for 2 years (or until your passport expires) and costs $14 USD.

Flights to San Francisco O'Hare International Airport

San Francisco International Airport lies south of San Francisco, a little less 15 miles from the city centre. Tourists who rent a car will have an easy journey to their hotel in San Francisco and will be able to explore the beautiful area that surrounds the city.

There are a couple of route options available to tourists wishing to enjoy the area by car. US-101 is a straightforward route, heading due north directly into the city. Alternatively, if traffic is bad or your hotel isn't in the centre of town, then Interstate 280 will provide a convenient alternative and will take around 45 minutes.

The second largest airport in California, behind Los Angeles, San Francisco International Airport serves flights to all corners of the globe and throughout the United States.

In the UK, major airports like London Heathrow and London Gatwick have regular, direct flights to San Francisco International Airport. However, many airlines will connect in other US cities, such as Philadelphia, Chicago or Washington DC.

If part of your holiday includes driving, consider renting a car. Car hire in San Francisco, when booked with Expedia, is extremely affordable and can add an extra dimension to any holiday in San Francisco. However, if you do plan on driving be careful to try and avoid rush hour as it you don't want to spend your holiday stuck on the motorway!

Flying to San Francisco is now easier and more convenient than ever before, allowing millions of people to enjoy the many sights and sounds of this world famous city. Book your holiday to San Francisco with Expedia and you will be eligible for significant savings on, not only your flight but hotels and rental car as well. Book your trip to San Francisco today!

Expedia is the largest online travel agency which means that Expedia have access to cheap flights. So make sure you check Expedia regularly for these bargain flights because the cheapest airline tickets sell out fast.

Expedia is not only free for everyone to use but it quick and easy to use. Find the lowest flight prices guaranteed and book directly through Expedia. Browse through hundreds of cheap flight offers to find the one that suits your budget by simply inputting your travel dates. Expedia will then find the cheapest flights to San Francisco for that period and let you choose your preferred time and airline. If you need additional assistance, Expedia Customer Service representatives are available from 8am - 10pm Monday to Friday, and 9am - 10pm at weekends. Our capable staff will be able to help you with any questions regarding your San Francisco flight, or other booking questions that may arise. When you book flights with Expedia you can rest assured that you have booked the best flight at the lowest price.


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Alternative Nearby Airports

  • San Francisco Intl. (SFO)